28 August 2013

Not using Multicurrency option in Hyperion Planning has its own benefits




Hyperion Planning applications often require multiple currencies.  Hyperion Planning includes a currency option that easily allows multiple currencies to be managed.  Allowing Planning to manage this introduces a couple of limitations and inherent costs. These can be avoided if currency is managed manually. When the Hyperion Planning currency option is enabled, an additional 2 dimensions […]

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28 August 2013

Users Roles




Hyperion Shared Services provides a centralized system for managing user and group access to Hyperion products, and consists of corporate or native Shared Services user directories and a common UI, called Oracle’s Hyperion Shared Services User Management Console. Provisioning refers to the process of assigning roles and access permissions to users for Essbase applications. You […]

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27 August 2013

Partitions in Essbase




Basically Essbase supports 3 types of partitions. Transparent Partition Replicated Partition Linked Partition If you have worked with Oracle OLAP and are familiar with the partition techniques available there, you would realize that partitioning of Essbase is fundamentally way too different, though it achieves the goal of providing more performance/scalability depending on the technique chosen. […]

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