Hints and Tip, Hyperion, Implementation, Oracle

Hyperion Implementation is Difficult

You would not believe the number of times I’ve heard that.  Every conference and product demo I went to.  This was a common sentiment.  To be honest, it is, but not impossible.  By following some simple yet important considerations, you can have a successful Hyperion implementation. Define Requirements Why are we doing this and what …

#odtug, board of directors, EPM, kscope, OBIEE 11g, Oracle

Service: ODTUG Board of Directors (#ODTUG) Voting 10/9 – 10/29

Greetings ODTUG Family: I wanted to officially wait until October before putting this out.  A great thing happened at Oracle Open World 2013.  I was nominated for the Board of Directors of ODTUG.  This is a great chance to serve, and I am humbled yet excited about the opportunity, therefore I am asking for your …

12C, BI, conference, Databases, dbcapoeira, EBS, oow13, Oracle, SQLDev, Troubleshooting

Oracle Open World 2013 – Wrap up (#OOW13)

So if you know anything about me, you will know that I am always amp’d up when it’s time for Oracle Open World.  This year was quite a different experience for me.  In previous years, I found myself running all across the Conference Complex attending session after session.  This year however, I took a different …

oow13, Open World, Oracle

Oracle Open World 2013 Day One (Saturday)

Been so inspired by all the new connections and reconnections.  Great to meet you Yuri (sp), Vanessa, Dan and others.  Good to see you again +ORACLENERD , +Bobby Curtis , +Galo Balda-Andrade , #dbakevlar,  +Tim Gorman , +Kent Graziano , #monty_odtug, +Lauren Prezby , +Crystal Walton   et al.  Today was a good day!  Got into San Francisco in good fashion, and had the opportunity to share …

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 …