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Default Web Catalog Path in OBIEE 11g

Posted by on June 2, 2011 at 2:01 pm
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This post should guide users new to Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition version 11g familiarize themselves with changes in directory structure and to be able to locate the OBIEE 11g web catalog directory…

Linux Environment variables to simplify your life – OBIEE 11g System Administrator Edition

Posted by on April 19, 2011 at 7:18 pm
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As I spend a lot of time switching between a very well defined set of directories in the Oracle Middleware home for OBIEE 11g I have been developing a list of variables that I like to use in my scripts and configure in the servers that I most commonly work with. They have proven to […]

OBIEE Repository Reporting

Posted by on December 25, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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Extracting lists of OBI repository objects

OBIEE Logical Table vs Logical Table Sources – Best Practice

Posted by on December 15, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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The difference between Logical Tables, Logical Table Sources (LTS) and the physical tables that compose a Logical Table Source, here are some basic guidelines that have helped me get this concept to seat more clearly in my mind.

OBIEE 10g Administration – useful linux environment variables

Posted by on November 14, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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Create some basic variables in your OBIEEE Linux server

Tip: Getting Unix command output and status in your email

Posted by on October 15, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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I have a scheduled script that refreshes some of my materialized views but sometimes these operations could fail if the database backup takes too long or an unexpected condition presents. This led me to think of sending the output of my refresh procedures to my email or my team’s listserv, here are sample versions of my scripts:

Subversion & TortouseSVN reference found online

Posted by on September 4, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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A list of useful reference I’ve found online while trying to setup our DataStage ETL & OBIEE version control environment…

OBIEE MUDE Repository Life Cycle

Posted by on July 4, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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The attempt today was to illustrate in a very simple diagram the metadata development process in a OBIEE multi-user development environment (MUDE).

Drop [oracle] database (and clean after yourself)

Posted by on June 30, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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Clean database and control files after dropping database

Google Webmaster Tools

Posted by on April 12, 2010 at 10:00 am
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If you feel like tracking how the rest of the world sees your blog (and I guess we can assume the rest of the world uses Google of course), adding Google Webmaster Tools is a very good idea

Quickly run through Oracle Application Server advanced installation

Posted by on March 15, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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Quick instructions for OAS 64 bit installation on Linux

Leverage PeopleSoft EPM Data Lineage Spreadsheets

Posted by on February 28, 2010 at 6:00 pm
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Not having to do all the leg work necessary to arrive at table-level data lineage in the PeopleSoft EPM Warehouse is a great testimony to good documentation and a great culture back there at big PS….

Infrastructure Reference

Posted by on February 15, 2010 at 10:00 am
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Useful references on PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft EPM Warehouse Infrastructure Components

PeopleSoft Reference

Posted by on February 8, 2010 at 12:00 pm
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Compilation of useful PeopleSoft related materials I’ve found over time :)