Import an Essbase Cube into the OBIEE 12c Administration Tool

Import an Essbase Cube into the OBIEE 12c Administration Tool This blog outlines an example on importing an essbase cube into the OBIEE RPD. Import the Essbase Cube Open the Oracle BI Administration Tool Set preferences for the Administration Tool. To set preferences: Select Tools, then select Options to display the Options dialog. On the…

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QualityStage Standardization Testing

QualityStage is standardization process for addresses can be very useful when creating a highly cleansed data mart.  The “out of the box” the standardization process is fairly accurate, however there will be some data that needs additional help.  Here is the process for testing your addresses through the standard QualityStage standardization process. Assumption: the standard…

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Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC)

Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) has arrived!! So what is OAC you ask? OAC is a new Platform as a Service (PaaS) that offers a suite of cloud products, including Essbase, Data Visualization (DV) and BI Cloud Service (BICS). What this means is that you can go from data, to Essbase to rich visualizations in a…

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Importing EPMA Shared Members in Hyperion Life Cycle Manager 11.1.2.1

Where did my members go? Recently, we encountered an odd error in an 11.1.2.1 environment, where the primary instance of a member was incorrectly deleted upon importing an Account dimension into both ASO and Planning EPMA applications.  An alternate hierarchy requiring some changes had some shared members removed, and the dimension was then migrated between a development and production environment.…

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OBIEE Using “Query Related Objects” Functionality in RPD

Trying to trace columns from the presentation layer back to the physical layer of OBIEE's RPD, can be difficult. Fortunately, the RPD has a "Query Related Objects" function to help locate objects more quickly. Here are the steps to begin using this function. From the start menu click on the “BI Administration” In the Admin…

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