Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 11g is packed full of features
and has a fresh approach to information presentation, system management and
security. This book will introduce the reader to those features, providing a step-by-step
guide to building a complete system from scratch. The aim of the book is to equip a
developer or analyst with a good basic understanding of what the product contains,
how to install and configure it, and how to create effective business intelligence.
The Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE) suite delivers a full range of analytic and reporting capabilities, coupled with powerful user experience for creating reports, dashboards and more with your business data. "Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial" will have you unleashing that power in no time, helping you to take action and make the right decisions ataglance.
"Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial" provides you with valuable insight and the step-by-step know-how you need to take advantage of everything the Oracle BI suite has to offer you, all utilizing real world case studies for a true implementation in action.
"Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands- on Tutorial" takes you on a journey right from inception to a full working OBI 11g System. Using a real-world data walkthrough you'll explore topics like architecture, reporting and leveraging Essbase as a data source, as well as building the Oracle BI 11g metadata repository (RPD), and developing reports and dashboards in the new Fusion Middleware interface. This practical implementation guide equips you with from the coalface advice which will help you achieve a successful working application by journey's end.
What will you learn from this book
"Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands- On Tutorial" is a practical, from the coalface tutorial for beginner to intermediate readers. You'll benefit from plenty of emphasis on the introduction of new features of the suite and go further with step by step instructions from the experts.
Who this book is written for
If you are a BI developer or analyst who wants to get practical with your OBIEE 11g knowledge, "Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial" is for you. You will also find it helpful as a technical administrator, consultant or end user.
You should already have a good command of general BI practices and Oracle database, but no knowledge of Oracle BI 11g is required.
Run though a full sample upgrade from a 10g repository using the upgrade assistants
Discover valuable best practices for designing a reporting database
Go further with your dashboard knowledge by implementing changes to standard colors, graphics and messages
Demonstrate how Agent options affect report delivery
Quickly get up and running with BI Publisher and learn to publish reports with bursting and scheduling
Speed up your OBIEE system with performance best practices such as Scale out and Caching
Go beyond out of the box solutions and develop great management tools
Make your knowledge stick by ending each chapter with a self review and further learning resources