Check out the customer snapshot Oracle has published which describes the success Starbucks Coffee has achieved by moving their data warehouse to the Exadata platform, leveraging the Oracle Database OLAP Option and Oracle BIEE at the front end. 10,000 users in HQ and across thousands of store locations now (more...)
Hot on the heels of support for BusinessObjects Voyager, and in addition to the native Excel 2003/2007/2010 pivot table access, Simba are previewing the same connectivity for Cognos8 Analysis Studio - the dimensionally aware UI in the Cognos BI suite.
Together with the unique SQL access to the same multidimensional (more...)
Simba announced today that Microsoft has certified its MDX Provider for Oracle Database OLAP Option for Windows 7.
The press release is here : http://www.simba.com/news/MDX-Provider-for-Oracle-OLAP-Certified-for-Windows-7.htm
This is great news for MS Office connectivity to your Database OLAP cubes. Already supported was Excel 2010 with its cool new BI features, as well as 2007 and 2003 versions. With Windows 7 support too, even the most up-to-date PCs are in good shape to exploit (more...)