OAC Quick Tip: Displaying Both Member Names and Aliases in Reporting

Our team heard a rumor today from a customer that the ability to display both member names and aliases was not supported by the Essbase Cloud reporting tools. This sounded odd so I did a quick investigation to seek out the truth. First, let's reorient everyone to what reporting support exists in general for Essbase … Continue reading OAC Quick Tip: Displaying Both Member Names and Aliases in Reporting

EPM Cloud Update: Notable November 2016 Updates

The November 2016 release for Oracle EPM Cloud (released a week ago) offered a number of interesting updates to each of the cloud tools. I've summarized some of the notable ones below: General Updates New version of EPM Automate, which includes the getsubstvar command. This command allows you to view the values of substitution variables … Continue reading EPM Cloud Update: Notable November 2016 Updates

OTN Appreciation Day: EPRCS Embedded Content Feature

Today marks a new day of Oracle celebration, a brilliant idea started by Tim Hall. He's calling it "OTN Appreciation Day", and it's a day designated to give thanks to the Oracle-led community that affords us so many opportunities: Oracle Technology Network, or "OTN" for short. OTN is a wonderful group. They provide support, education, … Continue reading OTN Appreciation Day: EPRCS Embedded Content Feature