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OraBIA796:IOraEBS Oracle BI Applications 7.9.6: Implementation for Oracle EBS

Oracle Course Description:
This Oracle BI Applications 7.9.6: Implementation for Oracle EBS training provides step-by-step procedures for installing, designing, customizing and configuring Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) Applications and Oracle Business Intelligence Warehouse (OBAW). It begins by exploring Oracle BI Applications components and architecture.
Oracle Course Duration:
Oracle Course Target Audience:
Application Developers,Business Intelligence Developer,Data Modelers,Data Warehouse Administrator,Data Warehouse Analyst,Data Warehouse Developer,Technical Consultant
Oracle Course Prerequisite:
Working knowledge of Informatica PowerMart or PowerCenter,Basic knowledge of SQL,Experience in Business Intelligence,Knowledge of Dimensional modeling, and database design
Course Content:
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Overview

    • Exploring Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) Applications
    • Exploring the key components of Oracle BI Applications
    • Exploring Oracle BI Applications integration with transactional applications

  • Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Architecture Overview

    • Exploring the Oracle BI Applications logical architecture
    • Exploring the process flow of building the data warehouse
    • Employing the recommended deployment options to maximize data warehouse performance
    • Exploring the core components supporting the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse (OBAW) and the functions performed by each core component

  • Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse Content

    • Exploring the content of the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse (OBAW)
    • Exploring OBAW tables

  • Installing and Configuring Oracle BI Applications and Related Components

    • Identifying the installation prerequisites
    • Configuring DAC
    • Configuring Informatica Workflow Manager

  • Understanding the ETL Process

    • Exploring the extract, transform, and load (ETL) process used to load the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse (OBAW)
    • Identifying the differences between a full load and an incremental load of the OBAW
    • Identifying the applications and mechanisms used to support the ETL process

  • Working with Informatica Designer

    • Identifying the Informatica repository objects used to configure the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse (OBAW)
    • Navigating the set of tools in Informatica Designer used to configure Informatica repository objects

  • Working with Informatica Workflow Manager

    • Navigating Informatica Workflow Manager
    • Running workflows and sessions using Informatica Workflow Manager
    • Monitoring workflows using Informatica Workflow Monitor

  • Exploring SDE and SIL Mappings

    • Describing the differences between Source Dependent Extract (SDE) and Source Independent Load (SIL) mappings
    • Identifying typical objects and their mechanics in SDE and SIL mappings

  • Working with the Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC)

    • Using the tools and views of the Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC)
    • Describing DAC objects, how they relate to each other, and their roles in the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse (OBAW) extract, transform, and load (ETL) process

  • Configuring Analytical Applications

    • Performing preload configuration steps that apply to Oracle Business Intelligence Applications deployed with any source system
    • Configuring general ledger account hierarchies using general ledger accounting flexfield value set definitions
    • Mapping Oracle general ledger natural accounts to group account numbers
    • Creating a new metric in the repository after adding a new group account number

  • Customizing DAC Metadata and Running and Execution Plan

    • Creating custom metadata objects in the DAC
    • Running a DAC execution plan and monitoring the results

  • Customizing the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse (OBAW)

    • Identifying and describing customization types and scenarios associated with OBAW
    • Applying OBAW customization best practices

  • Adding Columns to an Existing Dimension Table

    • Completing the steps in a Type I customization of the OBAW
    • Adding a column to an existing dimension table in the OBAW and populating it with data

  • Adding a New Dimension in OBAW

    • Performing the customization steps for adding a new dimension to the Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse

  • Integrating Security for Oracle BI Applications

    • Exploring the types of security in Oracle Business Intelligence Applications
    • Describing how Oracle BI integrates with the Oracle Fusion Middleware security platform
    • Identifying how BI Application object and data security integrate with EBS responsiblities

  • Managing OBAW Performance

    • Exploring strategies for increasing extract, transform, and load (ETL) and query performance
    • Identifying common performance bottlenecks
    • Configuring servers to optimize ETL and query performance