PacktLib: Getting Started with Oracle Hyperion Planning 11

Getting Started with Oracle Hyperion Planning 11

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Getting Started with Oracle Hyperion Planning

Planning, budgeting, and forecasting

Budgeting software and Oracle Hyperion Planning

Oracle Hyperion Planning Architecture

Summary

Installation and Configuration

Oracle EPM Architecture and deployment

Prerequisites

System requirement check

Preparing installation files

Installation of Oracle Hyperion Planning

Configuration

Oracle EPM Services

Validation and verification of Oracle EPM Products

Summary

Introduction to Hyperion Planning Dimensions

Hyperion Planning Dimensions

Dense and Sparse

Summary

Creating an Oracle Hyperion Planning Application - the Classic Way

Planning Application creation process

Prerequisites

Data source creation

Creating a Planning application

Summary

Creating a Hyperion Planning Application (EPMA)

Why EPMA

EPMA modules

Planning Application creation process

Prerequisites

Application creation

Deployment

Summary

Settings

Dimension settings

Account Dimension

Performance Settings

Evaluation Order

Summary

Loading Metadata

What is metadata?

Create Planning Application

Metadata load

Dimension load

Summary

Mastering Data Forms

Importance of Data Forms

Data Forms

Summary

Data Entry

Data entry

Data spread

Summary

Data Validation Rules

Why validation rules

Implementing validation rules

Policies and validation rules

Summary

Security

Security

Application creation

User authentication

Users and tasks

Data security

Object security

Import security

Summary

Budget Process Management

Budget Workflow Process

Planning Unit hierarchy

The Workflow process

Summary

Mastering Budget Process Management

Process management templates

Summary

Task Lists

Modes

Task Lists

Summary

Business Rules

Introduction to Business Rules

Calculations in a Planning Application

Business Rules

Summary

Advanced Business Rules

Variables

Run time prompts

Summary

This is it!

Index