2 Replies Latest reply on Feb 16, 2012 7:39 AM by 905632

    Need Some Guidance To Get Into BI pool

      I am a Oracle PL SQL developer, planning to direct my career towards OBIEE, could some one please give me suggestion's in terms of career growth and technical aspects.
      Sorry this might be routine question, asked by lot of people over this blog.I don't know any people around here, to give suggestion, only way i've is OTN.
      And please post some links/pdf on about BI basics, please.I am expecting from 11g onwards.

        • 1. Re: Need Some Guidance To Get Into BI pool

          1. Components of OBIEE :


          2. Obiee 10g/11g Software - Download link


          3. OBIEE Documentation


          4. Tutorials


          See the below topics to learn Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise.

          I. Administrator.

          OBIEE and BI Server Architecture.

          Data warehouse fundamentals.

          Repository basics, structure, features, and functions - Using BI Admin tool.

          Building a Physical Layer (Data sources, connection pool, tables, Keys, Aliases and opaque views).

          Best Practices to follow while building a Physical Repository.

          Building a Business Model (Logical Table, Column, Sources).

          Building a time dimension hierarchy and other dimensions.

          Defining logical models and building measures.

          Learning the Business Model properties.

          Building the presentation layer in Repository.

          Create Presentation layer objects and setting up appropriate properties.

          Testing and validating a repository.

          Deploying the repository to the BI Server.

          II. Answers.

          Introduction to presentation services - Answers, Dashboards and Delivers.

          Creating reports, filters, formulas, prompts in Answers.

          Exploring Charts and graphs in Answers.

          Creating multiple views of the same report.

          Creating pivot tables and other views.

          Dashboard basics and exploring dashboard editor.

          III. Security - Administrator

          Introduction to Security in BI Admin tool and presentation server Administration.

          Creating Users and Groups. Permissions for users and groups.

          Setting up different connection pools, Query limits and timing restrictions.

          Variables – Repository, Session and Presentation Variables

          Advanced concepts in presentation server.

          Using variables during design and developments.

          • 2. Re: Need Some Guidance To Get Into BI pool
            Thank you so much.i think i have to go through lot of theory.