Friday, July 3, 2009

BIWA Techcast Series: Next July 8 on OBIEE

Wednesday, July 8, 12 noon Eastern
BIWA Wednesday TechCast Series - Second Event!
Tales from the Front: Strategies for a Successful OBIEE Implementation

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Are you starting a new OBIEE project? Or perhaps you're mired in the muck of an existing project, and things aren't going well. No matter what your experience with OBIEE has been so far, no matter what industry your company is in, this session will provide you with helpful tips and techniques to guide you toward a successful OBIEE implementation.

We'll discuss topics such as:
Divide and Conquer: The key strengths you need on your OBIEE implementation team.
Nothing Stops a Train: But a lack of proper training can stop your project in its tracks.
Any Way You Slice It: Why your security model should be one of the first, second, and third things you consider.
What's In a Name?: Ideas for implementing a standardized naming convention for the objects in your OBIEE schema.
Who's On First? The first, most important steps when beginning your project.
Tiny Steps, Big Results: Building your OBIEE environment in successive stages for quick Proofs of Concept.
Stars, Snowflakes, Constellations, and other Unnatural Phenomena: The proper schemas for a clean configuration and ease of maintenance.
Aggregates, OLAP, and Cache, OH MY: Your three-prong approach to great performance.

We'll use examples pulled from real projects. If you're interested in avoiding the "gotchas" of an OBIEE implementation, then come along for the ride and learn from our mistakes.

Presented by Cathye Pendley of Vlamis Software Solutions
Audio Dial-In: 888 967 2253 Meeting ID: 572994 Meeting Passcode: 334451
Web Conference: https://conference.oracle.com/imtapp/app/sch_mtg_details.uix?mID=149973030
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Other TechCasts Coming Soon - Mark Your Calendars!
July 22, 2009 - Oracle Data Mining Overview and Demos
Charlie Berger, Sr. Director of Product Management, Data Mining Technologies, Oracle
August 5, 2009 - The Oracle Database 11g Optimizer: Good things get even better
Maria Colgan, Principal Product Manager, Oracle
August 19, 2009 - CASE STUDY - Oracle OLAP: A Scalable Unified Approach to BI Reporting
Swapan Golla - Lead Developer, Gallup Organization