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Performance Tuning Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Fri, Jun 28, 2013 @ 10:40 PM

by Sharath Venkataranga

The most common question faced by any ETL developer or a Data Warehouse project implementer is always related to performance. Whatever the tool may be, and however fast the job may be running, the end user will always desire something which is a little faster and quicker.

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Tags: Business Intelligence, Blog, Data Warehousing, Oracle BI Applications, Training, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Tutorial, Examining OBIA 11g, Sharath Venkataranga

Creating Custom Print Layouts in OBIEE 11.1.1.7.0

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Wed, Jun 26, 2013 @ 01:06 PM

by Rushendra Prasad

We can create Custom Print Layouts for high-fidelity printing of dashboard pages.  Custom Print Layouts allow your end users to produce high-quality printed dashboard content.

When you create a custom print layout, the dashboard page is exported to BI Publisher and the following items are generated automatically:

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Tags: Blog, Oracle BI, Oracle, BI Publisher, OBIEE, Tutorial, Rushendra Prasad

Watch: Unpacking The New Oracle BI Apps (Now With ODI!)

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Tue, Jun 25, 2013 @ 01:34 PM

The new release of the Oracle BI Applications (11.1.1.7.1) now leverages Oracle Data Integrator (ODI). This huge development means that ODI can alternatively be utilized as the primary data integration tool over Informatica. ODI and its Extract-Load-Transform functionality could provide customers a setup that delivers increased performance and reduced data integration costs.

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Tags: Business Intelligence, Blog, Oracle BI, Oracle BI Applications, Events, Oracle, Webinar, JD Edwards, Exalytics, Student Information Analytics, OBIEE, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Informatica, GoldenGate, Indirect Spend Planning, Jeremiah Johnson, Examining OBIA 11g, Video, Vikas Agrawal, DAC, Hari Cherukupally

New Release: OBIEE Sample App V305 (11.1.1.7)

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Fri, Jun 21, 2013 @ 03:14 PM

by Shiva Molabanti

The new Sample App 305 Virtual Box image for OBIEE 11.1.1.7.0 is now available to download from Oracle Technology Network.

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Tags: Oracle BI, Oracle, Exalytics, OBIEE, Shiva Molabanti, Essbase

OBIA: Working with "Patches" in DAC 11.1.1.6

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Tue, Jun 18, 2013 @ 04:44 PM

by Raviteja Mamillapalli

The Use of "Patches"

A traditional Oracle BI Applications implementation involves customizations which require changes in Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC) metadata objects like Tasks, Tables, Indices, Subject Areas, etc.

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Tags: Blog, Oracle BI, Data Warehousing, Oracle BI Applications, Oracle, Tutorial, DAC, Raviteja Mamillapalli

Executing An ODI Load Plan

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Mon, Jun 17, 2013 @ 12:41 PM

by Varun Reddy

Oracle Data Integrator (ODI): Executing A Load Plan

Load Plan 

A Load Plan is an executable object in Oracle Data Integrator that can contain a hierarchy of steps that can be executed conditionally, in parallel or in series. Procedures, interfaces, packages, variables, and can be added to Load Plans for executions in the form of scenarios in a Load Plan.

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Tags: Blog, Oracle BI, Data Warehousing, Oracle BI Applications, Oracle, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Tutorial, Varun Reddy, Examining OBIA 11g

Overview of Oracle BI Apps 11.1.1.7.1 [Examining OBIA 11g: The Series]

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Tue, Jun 11, 2013 @ 12:39 PM

by Jeremiah Johnson

As part of KPI's web series on Examining Oracle BI Applications 11g, this short video provides a brief overview of the new release of the Oracle BI Applications.  Areas of examination for this session include:

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Tags: Blog, Oracle BI Applications, Student Information Analytics, OBIEE, Fixed Asset Analytics, Project Analytics, HR Analytics, Financial Analytics, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Oracle GoldenGate, Informatica, Peoplesoft Campus Solutions, Indirect Spend Planning, Procurement & Spend Analytics, Supply Chain and Order Management, Jeremiah Johnson, Examining OBIA 11g, Video, Myles Gilsenan, Ramesh Ponganti, Rushendra Prasad, Jeremy Simmons, Srinivasan T, Sharath V, Vlad Valeyev, Prabu Varathaju, John Whitaker

ODI Clustering for Load Balancing, High Availability, and Failover

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Mon, Jun 10, 2013 @ 11:20 AM

by Keith Mascarenhas

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Tags: Blog, Oracle BI, Oracle BI Applications, Oracle, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Tutorial, Keith Mascarenhas, Examining OBIA 11g

Why ODI? A Look Into Oracle Data Integrator Architecture

Posted by KPI Partners News Team on Mon, Jun 03, 2013 @ 07:29 AM

by Varun Reddy

E-L-T vs. E-T-L

Oracle Data Integrator, or ODI, provides a new declarative design approach to defining data transformation and integration processes based on a unique Extract-Load-Transform (ELT) architecture.  The declarative design approach separates the declarative rules from the implementation details. ODI architecture eliminates the need for a standalone ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) server and proprietary engine while leveraging the inherent power of RDBMS engines.

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Tags: Blog, Oracle BI, Blog, Data Warehousing, Oracle BI Applications, Oracle, Training, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Varun Reddy, Examining OBIA 11g