Taking a Look at Oracle Big Data Preparation Cloud Service – Spark-Based Data Transformation in the Cloud

Sunday, September 27th, 2015 by

One of the sessions I’m delivering at the upcoming Oracle Openworld 2015 in San Francisco is entitled “Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service—Moving Your Complete BI Platform to the Cloud [UGF4906]”, and looks at how you can now migrate your entire OBIEE11g platform into Oracle Public Cloud including data warehouse and data integration routines. Using Oracle BI […]

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 […]

So What’s the Real Point of ODI12c for Big Data Generating Pig and Spark Mappings?

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 by

Oracle ODI12c for Big Data came out the other week, and my colleague Jérôme Françoisse put together an introductory post on the new features shortly after, covering ODI’s new ability to generate Pig and Spark transformations as well as the traditional Hive ones. How this works is that you can now select Apache Pig, or Apache […]

Setting up Security and Access Control on a Big Data Appliance

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 by

Like all Oracle Engineered Systems, Oracle’s field servicing and Advanced Customer Services (ACS) teams go on-site once a BDA has been sold to a customer and do the racking, installation and initial setup. They will usually ask the customer a set of questions such as “do you want to enable Kerberos authentication”, “what’s the range […]

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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