New Oracle BI EE Tutorial

Oracle have added another BI EE tutorial to their Learning Library. This one is based on the latest version (11.1.1.6.2 with BP1) and covers how to create and customise Analyses use them to build Dashboards. This should be useful for anyone new to OBIEE, particularly as an end-user rather than a system administrator. See the […]

OBIEE 11g – Deploying Custom Skins, Styles etc.

It’s been posted on the web before but I always struggle to find the link to this useful Oracle White Paper. It describes the steps required to customise the OBIEE user interface. To save you searching, here’s the link: White Paper on OTN There’s also a new tutorial from Oracle on this subject. See the […]

OBIEE Repository Modelling Articles

Here are a few useful articles I came across concerning OBIEE repository (RPD) modelling. They are posted on Oracle BI Development’s BI Foundation blog and might be of use to anyone starting out in the OBIEE repository for the first time. Designing a Query Factory Dimensional Schema Shapes Conformed Logical Dimensions Full credit to Bob […]

Oracle Magazine BI Articles

Oracle Magazine is published bi-monthly and is put up online as part of the Oracle Technology Network. The magazine often contains useful articles on Business Intelligence, usually written by Mark Rittman. Here are some recent examples that may be of interest: Upgrade to Oracle Business Intelligence EE 11g Putting Business Intelligence on the Map Using […]

3 New OBIEE Tutorials

Oracle have added some new tutorials to their Learning Library. Integrating Oracle BI Analyses with Microsoft Office Creating a BI Publisher Report Based on External Web Services Creating a BI Publisher Report Based on HTTP (XML/RSS Feed) Data Sources Note, you will need an Oracle.com account to view this content – create one here.

Updated OBIEE 11g Technical Overview PDF

Oracle have updated their Foundation Suite Technical Overview white paper (link opens in a new window). It contains the following sections: INTRODUCTION Enabling Enterprise Business Intelligence Product Overview Server Components End-User Delivery Components Systems Management Components Oracle BI Product Strategy FOUNDATION SUITE SERVER TECHNOLOGY Oracle BI Server Common Enterprise Information Model The Oracle BI Server […]

Oracle BI Foundation Tutorials

Following on from the tutorials I mentioned earlier here and here, you may be interested in this bunch of tutorials concerning Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation. There are some nice demos here showing the technology addressing some hypothetical business scenarios such as personalising content or event-based alerting. Introduction Introduction to Oracle BI Foundation Suite Examining Metadata […]

New Tutorial from Oracle: Creating an OBIEE 11g Repository

Following on from the one I reported earlier, Oracle have released another tutorial in the Oracle By Example series. This one covers creating a repository in OBIEE 11g and looks very thorough. You’ll need to have a working instance of OBIEE 11g and will need the Sample Application schema to follow it through. View the […]

OBIEE 11g Tutorial from Oracle

I’ve just come across a new tutorial from the Oracle By Example range: Creating Analyses and Dashboards 11g Could be useful if you’re new to OBIEE and have a spare couple of hours.