Around The Lab: Hyperion Home Lab January Update

Welcome to the first installment of a new on-going series about what’s up in my Hyperion Home Lab.  First, if you don’t already have your own home lab, why not?  Get started by checking out my guide on building your own.  And yes…I will get around to updating this series soon.  In the meantime, let’s…

Next NTxHUG Meeting Announced for February 16th

The next North Texas Hyperion User Group (NTxHUG) meeting has been announced and it will be on Thursday, February 16th, 2017.  The event will be hosted in Irving at the Oracle office.  You can find more details here: NTxHUG Website We’ll be getting started at 3:00 PM then heading to a happy hour at The Ranch…

Kscope17…here I come!

I’m very pleased to announce that I will be speaking at Kscope17 in San Antonio.  I will be giving a presentation on Essbase performance in virtualized environments.  This will contain a lot of content that you will see here, or already have seen here.  I’ve very excited that this presentation was accepted as I’ve been…

Hyperion EPM Month in Review: December 2016

The Hyperion EPM Week in Review has clearly become more than I can manage on a weekly basis.  So, I’ve decided to do a monthly update for the time being.  If things slow down, I’ll get back to a weekly update.  So, welcome to 2017 and the review of Hyperion EPM in December of 2016!…

Happy Belated New Year!

Welcome to 2017!  This post is way late as I continue to recover from a ridiculously busy Q4 and the Holidays that go along with that.  2016 was my second year of blogging, and I’d like to think that it was a successful year.  In 2017, I published 83 blog posts.  I’m not sure that…

ODTUG + NTxHUG @ Topgolf Tomorrow!

It’s time for a meet-up!  Tomorrow, December 1, 2016, join the ODTUG North Texas EPM/BI Meet-Up group as we co-host an event with the North Texas Hyperion User Group at Topgolf in The Colony.  We’ll get started at 3 PM and the first two bays will be sponsored by ODTUG!  You will have to buy…

Hyperion EPM Week In Review? November 26, 2016

Welcome to the Hyperion EPM Week in Review!  And look at that…it has only been a week! Hyperion EPM Patches and Updates: Essbase 11.1.2.4.014 has been released.  This is a nearly complete patch for the suite with everything getting a patch but EAS. The December 2016 cloud updates are about to drop: ARCS looks to have…

Hyperion EPM Month In Review? November 18, 2016

Welcome to the Hyperion EPM Week Month in Review!  I can’t believe it has been almost a month since my last post.  With the holidays upon us, I can’t say for sure that I’ll keep up with the weekly posts going forward, but I’m certainly going to give it a shot.  Here we go! Hyperion…

ODTUG Board of Directors Voting Ends Today!

Voting ends today for the ODTUG Board of Directors.  This may seem familiar, but with voting coming to an end today…here it is one more time: It’s that time of year.  Election season.  No, not THAT election.  The ODTUG Board of Directors election!  You can see the very long list of 16 nominees along with their campaign…

Hyperion EPM Week In Review: October 25, 2016

So now I’m extremely late…  On the bright side, there is a ton of great content, including several Hyperion Patches! Hyperion EPM Patches and Updates: Hyperion Essbase 11.1.2.4.013 has been released.  This patch includes almost all products (Server, RTC, Client, MSI, EAS Server, EAS Console, and APS).  The notable exception is Essbase Studio. Hyperion Smart…