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OraE1112SA Oracle Essbase 11.1.2 for System Administrators

Oracle 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.
Oracle Course Duration:
Oracle Course Target Audience:
Administrator,Application Developers ,Administrators,Database Designers,Security Administrators
Oracle Course Prerequisite:
General technical background,Oracle Essbase 11.1.2 Bootcamp,Basic system administration experience
Course Content:
  • 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