What Are Analytics Definitions? Defining BI, EPM, and Analytics

What is an accurate analytics definition? In order to truly explain analytics, we need to first define two important, supporting subject areas - Business Intelligence (BI) and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM).   Business Intelligence BI means different things to different people. For some people, BI is only the data warehouse. Others see BI as the dashboards or reports on…

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Automate Your FDMEE File Cleanup Process

It is always a good idea to have a retention policy defined for your systems. For FDMEE file cleanup (Data Management), Oracle has supplied scripts out of the box for your use to execute on your retention policies. These can be found in Data Management, on the Workflow tab under the Script Execution link. Then…

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Prefixed Target Applications in FDMEE

In earlier versions of FDMEE/FDM, you could not setup multiple instances of the same target application.  Locations in the same application in FDM that existed on a lagged calendar had to be loaded to different months than locations with a non-lagged calendar.  Starting in version 11.1.2.4.220, a new feature was introduced to allow duplicate target…

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