Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi We’re slowly nearing the exciting completion…

Brian @ KScope 16

As the year rapidly passes me by, I realize that KScope isn’t really that far away.  I hope to meet many of in Chicago this June!  I’ve been very fortunate to have two presentations selected again this year: PBCS Is Still Hyperion Planning Date, Time, and Session # TBD With Oracle’s release of PBCS, many services…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Memory

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi We have our first two major…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Motherboard

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi At this point, hopefully you have…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Processor

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi Now that we’ve covered your Hypervisor…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi Welcome to the first in a…

Essbase Format Strings in Smart View, The Excel Add-In, and Financial Reports

Last year I had a post about working with strings in Essbase.  To illustrate how to work with strings, I used a features called Essbase Format Strings.  This basically allows us to return a value other than that of the intersection based on MDX logic.  For instance, if a number is great than zero, return the…

New Year, New Blog Posts

It’s been a little longer than I would like between posts lately, but with the holidays..that’s life.  The good news is that I’ve been doing plenty of work, just nothing post-worthy.  So what are some of the accomplishments that didn’t merit a post but should result in a ton of content: Added a new server…

PowerShell and Hyperion: Introduction

It’s been a little while since my last post.  Things have managed to get busy both at work and at home, but I’m happy to get back to it tonight.  This post will focus on providing an introduction to PowerShell and how we can use it with Hyperion products. So what is PowerShell and why…

The Planning Repository: HSP_MEMBER (Part 6 – Putting It All Together)

Not to sound like a broken record, but…a few disclaimers: This is the fun stuff…that voids your warranty.  Not that you have to tell Oracle that you poke around here, but if you do, they will blame anything and everything that’s wrong on you for being in there. The content here has been tested and…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi We’re slowly nearing the exciting completion…

Brian @ KScope 16

As the year rapidly passes me by, I realize that KScope isn’t really that far away.  I hope to meet many of in Chicago this June!  I’ve been very fortunate to have two presentations selected again this year: PBCS Is Still Hyperion Planning Date, Time, and Session # TBD With Oracle’s release of PBCS, many services…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Memory

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi We have our first two major…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Motherboard

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi At this point, hopefully you have…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Choosing Your Processor

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi Now that we’ve covered your Hypervisor…

Building a Hyperion Home Lab: Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor

Before we get started, here’s the entire series in case you need to look back (or ahead): Introduction and Choosing Your Hypervisor Choosing Your Processor Choosing Your Motherboard Choosing Your Memory Choosing Your Chassis and Power Supply Choosing Your Storage Putting It All Together The Build and Installing ESXi Welcome to the first in a…

Essbase Format Strings in Smart View, The Excel Add-In, and Financial Reports

Last year I had a post about working with strings in Essbase.  To illustrate how to work with strings, I used a features called Essbase Format Strings.  This basically allows us to return a value other than that of the intersection based on MDX logic.  For instance, if a number is great than zero, return the…

New Year, New Blog Posts

It’s been a little longer than I would like between posts lately, but with the holidays..that’s life.  The good news is that I’ve been doing plenty of work, just nothing post-worthy.  So what are some of the accomplishments that didn’t merit a post but should result in a ton of content: Added a new server…

PowerShell and Hyperion: Introduction

It’s been a little while since my last post.  Things have managed to get busy both at work and at home, but I’m happy to get back to it tonight.  This post will focus on providing an introduction to PowerShell and how we can use it with Hyperion products. So what is PowerShell and why…

The Planning Repository: HSP_MEMBER (Part 6 – Putting It All Together)

Not to sound like a broken record, but…a few disclaimers: This is the fun stuff…that voids your warranty.  Not that you have to tell Oracle that you poke around here, but if you do, they will blame anything and everything that’s wrong on you for being in there. The content here has been tested and…