1 Day(s)


This course teaches you about the BI Machine, its benefits, components, and architecture. You learn about Oracle BI EE, Oracle BI Publisher, and Oracle Summary Advisor (a component designed to help you improve performance), and BI Composer (an easy to use wizard for creating analyses). The seminar format is lecture-only.Learn To:Use the Favorites menu and enhancements to dashboard prompts in Oracle BI EECreate a BI Publisher report by using the new Create Report wizard, edit scheduled jobs, and create a scheduled job by using a triggerCreate an analysis by using BI ComposerRun and use the Summary Advisor too to improve performanceDescribe Oracle Exalytics In-Memory MachineA Live Virtual Class (LVC) is exclusively for registered students; unregistered individuals may not view an LVC at any time. Registered students must view the class from the country listed in the registration form. Unauthorized recording, copying, or transmission of LVC content may not be made


  • Application Developers
  • Business Intelligence Developer
  • Developer
  • Reports Developer
  • Technical Consultant

Skills Gained

  • Describe and use enhancements in BI Publisher
  • Create an analysis by using BI Composer
  • Describe and use Summary Advisor
  • Understand enhancements to Enterprise Manager
  • Describe Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine
  • Describe and use enhancements to Oracle BI EE

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Exploring Extreme Analytics with the BI Machine

  • Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine Overview
  • Why Use Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine?
  • Examining Oracle Exalytics Topology
  • Oracle Analytics In-Memory Architecture
  • Oracle WebLogic Server, BI Foundation, and Fusion Middleware
  • TimesTen and "Essbase on Exalytics"
  • Techniques for leveraging In-Memory Databases
  • Benefits of Exalytics

Enhancing Oracle BI Enterprise Edition

  • Oracle BI EE housekeeping changes (My Account, Favorites menu, BI Client Installer, Search)
  • Right-click Interaction Menus
  • Examining the Selection Steps view
  • Enhancing Selections - Family Relationships (Siblings of, Leaves of)
  • Enhancing Prompts (Apply/Result buttons, auto-complete functionality, row-based layouts)

Enhancing Oracle BI Publisher

  • Adding and managing Favorites
  • Creating a report by using the Create Report Wizard
  • Examining Parameter and LOV enhancements (configuring radio buttons and checkboxes, Apply button)
  • Examining the enhancements to Report Viewer
  • Parameter Search option
  • Exploring Scheduled Jobs enhancements (editing a job, using a trigger)

Working with BI Composer

  • BI Composer Overview
  • Setting up BI Composer and launching the wizard
  • Creating an analysis by using BI Composer

Working with BI Tools

  • Highlights for Oracle BI Tools
  • Describing Summary Advisor
  • Setting up Summary Advisor
  • Exploring the Summary Advisor Wizard
  • Reviewing Enhancements to Enterprise Manager
  • Demonstration

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Upcoming Dates

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Virtual Class 830104 Dec 15
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Virtual Class 1030109 Nov 15
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Virtual Class 830102 Oct 15
Virtual Class 1030102 Oct 15