Thinking of moving to a cloud based data warehouse platform? Here’s what you need to evaluate and learn how to do it.
KPI Partners Blog
Business Intelligence has changed. There are new disruptive technologies, the cloud, and a paradigm shift that is putting more power into the hands of users instead of IT. More competition has allowed companies that have never had a chance to get into business intelligence to enter into the world of BI. Competition has also lead to more functionality to make true the promise of Business Intelligence.
One of the challenges facing our clients is a disjointed landscape for their customer-facing business intelligence tools. This doesn’t happen in finance as everyone knows where the end product goes (CFO), nor does it happen much in product development. When it comes to customer analytics, many companies struggle with disjointed systems and difficulty getting the data they want. The sentence of, “I think we have that data….somewhere,” is often uttered at companies that have these issues.
Using Admintool.exe To Prepare An OBIEE RPD for Deployment
I know that for many business intelligence implementation teams the extent of preparing an Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) repository for deployment is putting the repository (RPD) out on a network share. This past week I was reminded how important it is to check and prepare your RPD properly for deployment. I’ve seen clients that have failed to check/prepare their RPD for deployment fall victim to issues such as: