Data Migration, Database Copy, Databases, DBA, dbcapoeira, Migration, MSSQL migration, Oracle, SQL, SQLDev, SQLDev Cart

Story by a non-DBA: Database Migration with SQLDev EA1 v4.0

It’s been a while, but this 20 minutes turned 8 hour project was a lot of fun.  It just kept getting better and better.  Today boy and girls, I’m gonna take you through my process of migrating a MSSQL database to Oracle.  Let get stated. So, before we had Oracle EBS 11i (2008), there was …

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 …

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Discoverer – Complex Folders Part 1

I’m goofing off in Discoverer.  Yes, it’s an older tool, but it is still in use.  Maybe an article on that later. What was I saying??  Oh yes, Discoverer.  For the longest time, we have been creating Business Areas and adding folders in an effort to “empower” our users.  We have situations where users need …

BI, Charts, comma separator, Error, Graphs, Internet Explorer, Not Showing, OBIA, OBIEE 11g, Oracle, Troubleshooting

OBIEE 11g (11.1.1.6) Charts not showing in IE

OBIEEEEgads!!!  While testing the latest OBIEE 11g implementation, we noticed that certain dashboards were not showing the charts and graphs.  Period.  Ever see this when you are trying to view a dashboard in Internet Explorer?  I added that box in the middle. A Google search revealed that this is actually an issue with IE and …

cloud, Government, OOW12, Social Networking

Social Computing and the Cloud on the Radar

Figured I should have this on my blog. Hanging out with those Oracle Ace Directors and such can get you into trouble.  During a break between Open World 2012 conference sessions, I was coerced (Oracle Data Warrior and Oraclenerd) into participating in an interview where I had the chance to discuss my thoughts on Social …

cloud, virtualization

Cloud Computing is like the Borg – Open for debate

A few days ago, I tweeted the following “Interesting question posed today from a consultant.  ‘What’s the difference between #virtualization and #cloud #oralce’” and I got two responses. Idk! Tuesday at 3:36pm via mobile · Unlike · 1  So…what is the answer??????????????????????????? Tuesday at 11:19pm · Like I’ll take a stab at it from my …

HFM, OBIEE, Oracle

Servers … Servers … Servers

Okay, it’s been a minute since I have been on here, but I have a legitimate excuse.  Servers … Servers … Servers.  Not to mention just meetings about HFM, Planning and Public Sector Budgeting, OBIEE, and some other stuff,  but tonight I’m here to talk about ….yep, servers. Well what about them?  Quick and dirty …

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, …