Category: Discoverer

ACE, ACEA, BI, BI Publisher, Database, Discoverer, E-Business Suite, EBS, EBS 11i, EBS XML, Oracle Report, Reporting, SQL, SQLDev, technology, XML, XML Publisher

XML/BI Publisher in Oracle EBS – Bye Bye Discoverer

All good things must come to an end.  It has been a long run with plenty of ups and downs.  Getting Discoverer rolled out was one of my first tasks as I embarked upon my +Oracle E-Business Suite journey.  Alas, we are saying our final goodbyes to Discoverer.  This however opens new doors to address our reporting …

Batch file, CLI, Discoverer, Hints and Tips, hobby, Hyperion, Monitor, Oracle, Services, Windows, Windows Services

Monitoring Windows Services – The quick and dirty way

You’ve probably heard me mention that I don’t like for my users to be my “system unavailable” alerts.  I want to know as soon as, if not before, they do.  The challenge is how to monitor these service states (Discoverer, Hyperion, Informatica, and Glassfish) on Windows boxes in the absence of some tool I have …

Discoverer, EBS, Oracle, Reporting

Discoverer – Complex Folders Part 2

A couple of days late, but here is the how to guide for creating Complex Folders in Discoverer.  This post assumes knowledge of the Discoverer Administrator Tool. First we need to add the desired folders to a Business Area and Join the folders on the appropriate columns: Once you have created the Join, you need …

Discoverer, EBS, optimize, Oracle, SQL

How to Speed up Discoverer Reports

Finally getting back into the swing of things after an awesome #Kscope12 conference.  It was a great learning experience and networking wasn’t too bad either.  Met personalities such as oraclenerd, Kent Graziano, ODTUG Presidents Mike Riley (outgoing) and Monty Latiolais (incoming).  All great people with a wealth of knowledge. In case I didn’t mention it, …