What is Oracle Essbase?

Oracle Essbase is a business analytics solution that uses a proven, flexible, best-in-class architecture for analysis, reporting, and collaboration. Named by InfoWorld Magazine as one of the top 10 technologies of the 20th century, Essbase allows users to model, analyze, and interpret the most complex business scenarios. Essbase is a database that provides users with

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Dodeca Version 8 with EssJet Delivers Faster Essbase Reporting & Prevents Spreadsheet Lock-Ups

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Run Essbase Spreadsheet Reports Quicker with Dodeca’s New EssJet Technology The Essbase Excel Add-In has been a critical tool in allowing users to easily generate reports from Essbase in the familiar spreadsheet interface of Microsoft Excel. However, as Oracle Essbase and business reporting requirements have evolved, many users have experienced the frustration of the dreaded

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Dodeca Data Audit Log Setup Part One

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All of the data that is submitted to Essbase using Dodeca is logged and auditable. It doesn’t matter if the data is sent to an ASO or BSO cube, it gets tracked. Sometimes it’s usefully or even necessary to know who updated a number and when it happened. In this three part series I’ll explain how to set this up.

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