Tag Archives: OEID

Safe High Performance Sandboxes

Recently I attended a TDWI presentation to hear about some trends being seen within one of the Canadian government ministries. Largely I was hearing a success story for a traditional BI warehouse. Data was being well governed, actively analyzed, and … Continue reading

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Multi-Assign Attributes – What they are and how they’re loaded

Oracle Endeca Server can support “Multi-Assign Attributes”. This means records can have one or more values assigned to the same attribute. All data domain records are stored as name value pairs, so in effect you end up with a record … Continue reading

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OEID 3.1 Installation Issues

localhost If you are installing OEID 3.1 on a Windows box using WebLogic, you may encounter an issue with localhost. The installation of OES will appear to go correctly, and there is a degree of Endeca Server functionality that might … Continue reading

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Agile BI Does Not Mean Anything Goes

Recently I was in a discussion where the capacity for OEID to rapidly ingest data was highlighted as one of its highest value items. That’s a fair point. In the spirit of “Agile BI” the turnaround time for ingesting a … Continue reading

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Predictive Analytics with Endeca

The opportunities and challenges to delivering real world Predictive Analytics are exciting.  They’re not trivial efforts, and they require a level of collaboration between Business and IT that can be rare.  However when the stars align the forecasts they produce … Continue reading

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Making Metrics Matter with Data Exploration – Part 1 of 3

Business users love a one stop dashboard with friendly summaries and visual alerts to their key performance indicators and metrics.  Oracle Endeca Information Discovery offers both Alerts and Metrics components that can be used to highlight your organizations business state.  … Continue reading

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Why Every BI Solution Needs a Data Exploration Tool like Endeca

There are dozens of fantastic BI tools for reporting and analytics available today.  Market demand keeps growing and the industry responds with an ever evolving toolset and the knowledge capital to deliver.  They excel at offering rich visualizations, intuitive interactivity … Continue reading

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