Drill-Through with ASO Plan Types

If you are 11.1.2.4 and you use ASO Plan Types, you may be aware of a bug that prevents drill-through from working properly.  Essentially, I can define drill-through in BSO and everything works fine, but ASO just doesn’t work.  You can see the intersection as being available for drill-through, but when you attempt to actually…

Public Service Announcement: No More Deleting Plan Types (11.1.2.4 and PBCS)

Someone asked me today…how do I easily delete Plan Type in Hyperion Planning.  I thought to myself…why would they ask that?  In 11.1.2.3 they added a cool new Plan Type Manager that allows you to add, delete, and rename Plan Types.  But hey, I’ll fire up Planning and take some screenshots. First, let’s look at…

Adding Dynamic Members from a Form in 11.1.2.4

In my last entry I demonstrated the use of dynamic members in Custom Plan Types.  In today’s installment we’ll actually put dynamic members to a more practical use.  The main benefit of dynamic members is to give the end-user the ability to add (or remove) their own members.  But, if they have to go to the…

Enabling Dynamic Members in Custom Plan Types in 11.1.2.4

Now that I have my Rapid Deployment completed, I can start to use some of the new features in 11.1.2.4.  Today we will focus on the new ability to create dynamic members in Planning.  Now, I know what you are thinking, “We can already do that in 11.1.2.3.”  And to a point you would be…

Getting Started With Hyperion Planning 11.1.2.4 and Rapid Deployment (Part 2 of 2)

So you finally get everything working on your shiny new 11.1.2.4 Rapid Deployment and now its time to finally take a look at Planning.  The problem is, we don’t have an app.  The even bigger problem (for me and anyone else used to SQL Server) is that we don’t even have a data source for…

Getting Started With Hyperion Planning 11.1.2.4 and Rapid Deployment (Part 1 of 2)

So 11.1.2.4 just came out and you are thinking to yourself…I bet that’s cool.  Well, there’s only one way to find out.  Set it up!  In this post we’ll go through the absolute quickest way to start playing with 11.1.2.4 in your very own virtual machine.  So what’s the fastest way (not necessarily the best…but…