Posts Tagged ‘Essbase’

IBM Cloud Pak for Data

OCI Essbase application – Editing outline – Browser issues

Recently when I was working on a migration project, I noticed that the Essbase on OCI has differences when it comes to editing the outline and update metadata. On IE 11: When opened, the outline won’t show members to edit, as seen in the screenshot below. On Chrome: When open, the outline usually works to […]

Dailysalestracker

Daily Sales Tracking for Financial Analytics

Financial analysts are often looking for a daily tracker of their organization’s sales. Daily sales tracking requires bench-marking against budgets and forecasts. However, it is often the case that plans are defined at a higher level compared to actuals. In addition, while actuals are available from ERP, plans are maintained in a separate application for […]

Digital Transformation

Supplement Oracle EPM with Oracle Analytics and Autonomous Data Warehouse in 10 Weeks

Are you looking to supplement your Oracle EPM applications with enhanced analytics capabilities? At Perficient, we have successfully implemented analytics solutions that complement both on-premises Hyperion applications as well as Oracle EPM Cloud business processes: Planning and Budget Cloud Service, Financial Consolidation & Close Service, and Essbase Cloud. Our methodology requires minimal data movement leveraging […]

Post-Digital Transformation

See How Adding Oracle Analytics Can Elevate Your EPM Experience

The Oracle EPM suite provides best-in-class business process applications when it comes to activities such as financial planning, consolidation and period-end close. Organizations are often looking for ways to easily incorporate financial information, out of EPM applications, into consolidated reporting with other systems (such as ERP, Sales, HR, and others). Also, there is great value […]

Oracle Autonomous Analytics BI Admin Tool – Essbase Error 1040048

Oracle Autonomous Analytics Cloud BI Admin Tool is similar to the BI Admin tool. You can download the tool from the following link: https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/oac/downloads/oac-tools-4392272.html When you try to establish the connection to Essbase Cube for import using this tool, you might get the following error: Essbase Error 1040048: HTTP communication failed with error [Failed to […]

Customizing Oracle EPM Workspace Logon Page for 11.1.2.4 Part I

It is very important for users to identify to which environments are they logging in. For this reason, I am sharing the following insights into how to customize the Oracle EPM workspace logo, which will help users determine if they are logging into a Production, Development, or QA environment. Out of the box Workspace log […]

Gears of business

Oracle EPM Automate Tool – Installation Procedure

About EPM Automate EPM Automate Utility enables Service Administrators to automate many repeatable tasks,  including the following: Import and export metadata, data, artifact and application snapshots, templates, and Data Management mappings Upload files into environments, list files, and delete files from the service Download snapshots, reports, and metadata and data files from the service Run business rules on data, and […]

Five Tips for Creating New OACS Instances

Five Tips for Creating New Oracle Analytics Cloud Services (OACS) Instances Recently, I have been assisting customers with creating new Oracle PaaS instances – specifically OACS – and I have come up with a few tips for those new to the process. Tip #1:  Keep a copy of the certificate pair you generate. PaaS instances […]

Migrating Essbase Cubes to Oracle Analytics Cloud

With the shift to the cloud, on-premises Essbase applications may be migrated to Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) using a simple method provided by Oracle. Essbase Life Cycle Management process is cost effective and easy to use utility for EPM Professional or Technical lead to migrate the applications to the cloud without the need of recreating […]

Essbase in the Cloud [Webinar Q&A]

In a recent Perficient webinar, Essbase in the Cloud: A Mercer Advisors Success Story, attendees heard first-hand from Douglas Maxwell, Chief Financial Officer at Mercer Advisors about the challenges with the legacy environment as well as the Excel to cloud migration approach and benefits realized. This on-demand event is available now for download, no registration […]

One script to back up your OACS Essbase Application

Oracle Analytics Cloud Service (Essbase) has a handy command line interface that’s useful for remote execution of Essbase and system type functions such as running a backup.  This short article is simply a means to share a script that I use to run a simple Lifecycle Manager extract of one Essbase application.  This works well […]

Mercer Advisors Presents – Oracle Essbase in the Cloud [Webinar]

Mercer Advisors, a privately held wealth management firm with approximately $11 billion in assets under management, needed a more robust financial reporting solution. Its legacy solution relied on an Excel-based framework with multiple General Ledger systems providing current and historical data. Mercer Advisors decided to implement Essbase Cloud, part of the Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) […]

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