Exalytics Implementation Considerations

Oracle is making a big push to grow the installed base of its new Exalytics in-memory appliance. To encourage sales, Oracle is offering tempting deals. As a result, some customers who weren’t seriously considering an Exalytics purchase are walking away with a new...

Nine Ways to Improve Consulting Project Outcomes

In my recent post “The Five Reasons Consulting Projects Fail” I focused on five project characteristics that determine the success or failure of a project. Those characteristics include: Executive support User involvement Realistic expectations Proper planning Clear...

Public-Facing BI Using OBIEE: Risks and Solutions

Do you want to launch a public-facing business intelligence (BI) presence? If so, you will face the challenge of how to secure your data and your BI environment. The good news is that in the Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) solution, the answer...