Replicating Hive Data Into Oracle BI Cloud Service for Visual Analyzer using BICS Data Sync

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 by

In yesterday’s post on using Oracle Big Data Discovery with Oracle Visual Analyzer in Oracle BI Cloud Service, I said mid-way through the article that I had to copy the Hadoop data into BI Cloud Service so that Visual Analyzer could use it; at present Oracle Visual Analyzer is only available as part of Oracle […]

New In Oracle BI Cloud Service – Oracle Visual Analyzer, and Data Mashups in VA

Friday, June 5th, 2015 by

Oracle released an update to Oracle BI Cloud Service a few weeks ago that included Oracle Visual Analyzer, along with some other improvements including support for full Oracle Database-as-a-Service as the database backend, the ability to upload RPDs and run them in the cloud, and support for a new utility called DataSync. In this post […]

New Oracle Magazine article on Oracle BI Cloud Service

Sunday, May 24th, 2015 by

The May/June 2015 edition of Oracle Magazine is now out, and my Business Intelligence article in this edition is on Oracle BI Cloud Service (BICS). In “Upload, Model, Analyze and Report” I focus on the “departmental power-user” use-case where someone with a small team wants to share data and dashboards with others in the department, […]

Presentation Slides and Photos from the Rittman Mead BI Forum 2015, Brighton and Atlanta

Saturday, May 16th, 2015 by

It’s now the Saturday after the two Rittman Mead BI Forum 2015 events, last week in Atlanta, GA and the week before in Brighton, UK. Both events were a great success and I’d like to say thanks to the speakers, attendees, our friends at Oracle and my colleagues within Rittman Mead for making the two […]

Last Chance to Register for the Brighton Rittman Mead BI Forum 2015!

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 by

It’s just a week to go until the start of the Brighton Rittman Mead BI Forum 2015, with the optional one-day masterclass starting on Wednesday, May 6th at 10am and the event opening with a reception and Oracle keynote later in the evening. Spaces are still available if you want to book now, but we […]

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