Oracle Essbase 11.1.2 For System Administrators Training

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Yes, this class can be tailored to meet your specific training needs.
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Course Description

 
The typical Essbase project is a high visibility, high priority development project designed to enhance bottom line performance. This course will help you develop specific Essbase administrative skills so you're able to support these projects. Learn To: - Perform backup, recovery, application migration and task automation. - Optimize Essbase system caches. - Configure the block storage and aggregate storage kernels. - Design and manage Essbase security. - Configure, secure, optimize and maintain the - Essbase environment for both block storage and aggregate storage applications.
Course Length: 3 Days
Course Tuition: $1690 (US)

Prerequisites

- Basic system administration experience - General technical background - Oracle Essbase 11.1.2 Bootcamp

Course Outline

 
Online Analytical Processing Overview
- Data Transformation
- Multidimensional View of Information
- Dimensional Modeling
- Data Cubes
- Dimension Hierarchies
- OLAP Solutions
 
Essbase architecture, components, and production cycle
- Aggregate Storage and Block Storage
- Outlines
- Load Rules
- Calculation Scripts
- Aggregations
- Reporting in Smart View
 
Block Storage Data Structure
- Data Blocks and the Index System
- Block Storage Database Statistics
- Data Block Creation
- Database Calculation Process
 
Aggregate Storage Data Structure
- Table space Overview
- Data Aggregation
- Aggregate Storage Database Statistics
 
Configuring Essbase Servers
- Setting up runtime and connection options for Essbase
- Configuring block storage and aggregate storage disk allocation
- Identifying the primary information logs available to Essbase system administrators
- Maintaining the Essbase Server configuration file
 
Essbase Data Integrity
- Ensuring Essbase Data Integrity
- Transactions and Locks
- Isolation Levels
 
Essbase Security Overview
- Essbase Native Security
- Global Access Security Layer
- User and Group Security Layer
- Application Access Type Security
- The Essbase Security File
 
Creating Essbase Security Filters
- The Essbase Security Filter Layer
- Creating Security Filters
- Filter Behavior
- Resolving Security Conflicts
 
Securing the Essbase Environment in Shared Services
- Shared Services Security
- Converting Essbase Users to Shared Services Security
- Provisioning Users in Shared Services
- External Authentication and Single Sign-on
 
Optimizing Block Storage Caches
- Optimizing the Database
- Optimizing Caches
- Setting RAM Caches
- Cache Hit Ratios
 
Optimizing Aggregate Storage Cache
- Aggregate Storage Cache Optimization
- Managing Aggregate Storage Cache
- Viewing Aggregate Storage Cache Statistics
 
Optimizing Buffers and Compression
- Setting Data Retrieval Buffers
- Data Compression Methods
- Setting the Optimal Compression Method
 
Managing Fragmentation
- Measuring Database Fragmentation
- Preventing and Reducing Database Fragmentation
- Removing Security File Fragmentation
 
Managing Applications, Sessions, Usernames, and Passwords
- About Application and Session Management
- Migrating Applications and Databases
- Enabling/Disabling Usernames in Administration Services Console
 
Backing Up, Restoring, and Recovering Essbase Databases
- About Backup, Restore, and Recovery
- Manual Backup and Restore
- Automated Backup and Restore
- Manual Recovery
- Automated Recovery
- Recovering from a Server Interruption
- Recovering Corrupted Essbase Databases
 
Task Automation
- Automating Tasks Using MaxL
- The MaxL Command Shell
- MaxL Statements and Syntax
- MaxL Username and Password Encryption
- Debugging MaxL scripts

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