Nesajosbenny Britto

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EPBCS – Troubleshooting Security Issues in a Smarter Way

EPBCS Security Setting up EPBCS security sometimes may look simple but gets complicated when the number of users and level of security among the EPBCS users gets complex. This blog is not to detail out the security setups done in EPBCS but its more about giving some tricks to resolve the security issues in a faster […]

EPBCS – Performance Load Testing Using EPM Automate and HAR

EPBCS Performance is another key area which we focus on our Planning Projects during UAT. Oracle recommends to use HAR files to track the steps executed by users in Smartview or business rules executed from planning data forms. Oracle recommends to install Fiddler tool to create these HAR Files. EPM Automate has a replay command which can […]

Integrate Oracle Database with EPBCS using Rest API

EPBCS uses a Lighter version of FDMEE Data Management to load the external data into application. Most of the EPBCS Implementation use File method to load the data, Hyperion Admin need to request the data in a delimited format file with fixed columns. Sometimes the turn around time for getting the file may be longer than expected or the Admin may […]

Automation of FDMEE Jobs using EPM Automate in EPBCS

  Introduction: Oracle EPM cloud has set of EPM Automate commands which are used to automate administration process for EPBCS. Admins can write batch scripts on MS-Dos, PowerShell or other batch scripting program to call the EPM Automate commands. Batch scripts can also be scheduled using Task Scheduler in Windows. This blog is for the […]

EPBCS – Rules usage report and adding data to suppressed rows

Oracle is doing a great job in continuously upgrading the PBCS / EBPCS based applications. Being a EPBCS consultant I always follow their latest updates to make sure we use it in our implementation or support process. This Blog is specific to two recent update which is really useful Below is the link for Oracle EPBCS latest update release : […]

Invoke Business Rule Using EPBCS REST API in Groovy – Part 2

This is a continuation of my special blog series. You can read Part 1 here. Groovy script is basically split into four sections. We previously covered a short description of the sections, so we are getting directly into the script here. Code Section 1 This section imports the java libraries which help in formatting the payload […]

Invoke Business Rule Using EPBCS REST API in Groovy – Part 1

EPBCS REST API REST (Representational state transfer) API is a method to interact with the server using an HTTP request. The user sends an HTTP request and the server responds to the request in JSON Format. Before the REST API, the server used to send an xml response, which is processed on the client side, […]

Updating Substitution variables using EPM Automate

EPM Automate EPM Automate is always my one of the favourite topic when it comes to blogging. I don’t see EPM Automate as just a bunch of scripts which reduces some manual task done by users/admins but it also helps in troubleshooting, running reports and much more. This is my 4th blog in EPM Automate […]

Dynamic Creation and Deletion of Members in PBCS/EPBCS

Introduction PBCS/EPBCS has the option of deleting and creating a member for Dimension without doing any refresh to the database. This feature was introduced later in on-Premise planning application and the same is available in PBCS/EPBCS. We had instances where user had to wait for sparse dimension members to get added by admin and then […]

How to Download FDMEE Report Using runDMreport in EPM Automate

Introduction PBCS/EPBCS has some built-in FDMEE Reports that can be executed by the user. One of the most common reports are the Process Monitor Reports, which can be executed on-demand from Data Management > Other > Report Execution. The FDMEE report output can be a PDF, XLSX, HTML, or Excel, and the same can be […]

How EPM Automate Can Help in Troubleshooting Issues

Introduction EPM Automate plays a vital role in automating many admin and user tasks in Oracle Hyperion Cloud. This blog post demonstrates how EPM Automate can help in troubleshooting the issues during support phase. Basically, this method is useful when we have more than one instance like Development and a SIT/UAT/Prod instance. The following explains […]

4W’s of Oracle PBCS SandBox

  What, Why, When, Where…   What is a sandbox? A sandbox is a shallow box of sand built for kids in playgrounds to play with sand. The software industry started using this terminology in computer security and software development. In computer security, a sandbox is used to test some non-reliable or un-tested program. Why […]

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