Event Recap- Analytics Impact Day

Last week, eCapital had the pleasure of hosting Analytics Impact Day in Chicago, IL and Minneapolis, MN. The eCapital and IBM Product Management team provided an in-depth look into recently announced  product updates, new releases and product roadmaps. eCapital customers, Dennis Anderson (PSI) and Cindy Walsh (Allen Edmonds), shared their experiences on how they partnered with eCapital…

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What to expect when you Upgrade from Cognos 10 to Cognos Analytics (v11 R4)

Cognos Analytics v11 delivers ease of use for the business without compromising IT functionality. Redefined consumption experience for any device Accelerated business modeling and performance Redefined report authoring and analysis Completely re-designed end user experience! Dramatically increase productivity for departmental and enterprise reporting.           Portal - Welcome Screen Coach Marks to…

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OBIEE 12c External LDAP Configuration

When OBI is first installed it is configured to use Weblogic internal user directory, which is fine if you have a small number of users. With most installations however, it's more ideal to use the company LDAP, which allows users to login with common user-ids (windows/network user-id for example). Below is the step by step…

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Navigating Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service

What is Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service (BICS) and how does it relate to on-premise OBIEE 11g? BICS is an agile BI solution that brings standard OBIEE analysis and dashboarding capabilities to the cloud, but with simplified data load, data modeling and administrative functionality. Built around standard OBIEE 11g, BICS has an updated user interface,…

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New Features in OBIEE 11.1.1.9 – Part 2

The second blog on the new features of OBIEE 11.1.1.9 focuses on enhancements to print and export options, accessing table properties from the Compound Layout, global variables and treemap views. Enhancements to Print and Export Options New features include custom orientation settings for both PPT and PDF formats, ability to include charts, images and formatting,…

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