Hybrid Essbase Technology: Food for Thought

With several hybrid Essbase implementations under our belt at eCap, we thought we’d share some general info, tips, and tuning thoughts for using hybrid applications successfully. Hybrid Essbase General Info As of version 11.1.2.3.500, hybrid can be enabled on any Essbase or planning application by assigning ASODYNAMICAGGINBSO APPNAME [DBNAME] NONE|PARTIAL|FULL in the essbase config. Turning…

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Fun at the Ryder Cup

eCapital sponsored a table this year in the Captain's Club at the 2016 Ryder Cup this year and an exciting week it was! Team USA did not disappoint! They never fell behind their European opponents at any point during the three-day competition at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota. The Ryder Cup tournament is unique…

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Valid Intersections in Hyperion Planning (PBCS)

Valid Intersections, only available in Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (PBCS), allows for cross dimensional security in Planning. While this feature has been available for years in Essbase it is not until PBCS that this functionally is available in Planning applications. This feature can be extremely helpful when creating your security model and designing web…

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IBM Software Offering: Unlimited License Agreements (IULA)

What is an IBM Unlimited License Agreement (IULA)? - An unlimited deployment of specific part numbers within the IBM Analytics Group software offerings.  This offering is for any current customers with update to date S&S that are looking to expand their Analytics footprint with benefits of flexibility and predictable costs. Benefits of the IULA: Consolidated and…

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IBM Software Offering: Bridge to Cloud (SaaS)

This unique IBM Software offering provides our clients who want to try Software as a Service (SaaS) or move to SaaS offerings, an easy process to do so.  Some clients are not sure whether SaaS is right for them; and this initiative gives them a chance to try SaaS and go back to on-premise version at…

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