2015-08-30T13:14:00Z

What is your primary use case for Oracle OBIEE?


How do you or your organization use this solution?

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Consultant

First Off I am an Administrator of OBIEE more than a developer or User, so my review will be more from that perspective. OBIEE is now not a big focus area for Oracle given that they now have various cloud PaaS solutions available such as Oracle Analytics cloud that does a similar job. However, OBIEE has always been a complex beast with a lot of not well-integrated moving parts.

2019-05-04T15:38:00Z
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Real User

* Primarily for traditional data warehouse reporting * Also giving end users the flexibility of ad-hoc reporting.

2019-04-10T01:33:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Our primary use case for this solution is to pull reports on different departments within the organization. It's very time consuming to find these reports within the IT team. Their team has also been limited to the number of people inside there, so the reports take a little bit longer. When the reports do come out, there are very little changes that can happen to these reports. You have to keep requesting changes to these reports. It is expensive and it doesn't give us the flexibility to do what the business needs. Sometimes we've got users that need to create their own reports and OBIEE needs to be developed from scratch. It's time-consuming and there are much better analytics programs out there that can do the job even better.

2019-02-10T10:06:00Z
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Top 20Real User

I use this primarily for our passports.

2018-10-24T14:07:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The primary use case of this solution is RPD.

2018-10-08T17:34:00Z
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Real User

We primarily use this solution for making tables and working with data.

2018-10-07T15:56:00Z
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Real User

OBIEE is used to generate data reports and send to users' emails. The company leaders use its summary report to overview the KPIs of the company. Department operators use its detailed report to monitor daily sales.

2018-09-19T05:48:00Z
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Real User

We use the product to bring reports to the dealers. It is performing well. We recently upgraded to version 12c.

2018-08-13T07:28:00Z
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Real User

Primary use case, we use it for slicing and dicing service reporting. Our business is using Oracle BI to deliver business, marketing, and financial reports. Technology mainly does the modeling, and the business is creating the reports. We don't have any problems with the enterprise reporting. It performs very well, because we are using Oracle Exadata. Oracle BI accesses Oracle Exadata, and it performs very well since Oracle Exadata has great performance.

2018-08-01T07:08:00Z
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Real User

The primary use case is for our various financial products. One is a trading platform called MarkitSERV. All the world-leading financial institutes are on-boarded to that client. They use the platform for trading. On the backend, we have the data warehouse of that trading platform, which helps produce quick analyses of the trading data and prepare reports on demand. For that purpose, we are using the OBIEE. We have defined a lot of trends in OBIEE so you can compare year-on-year and month-on-month data. We have various ways you can measure your numbers. Performance is just okay. It doesn't have in-memory data. For every new analysis we prepare, it will go to the database and query the SQL. That takes a long time. That is the main challenge we are facing. People nowadays are very demanding. They want their analysis to come up very quickly, at the click of a button.

2018-07-25T07:31:00Z
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Real User

We use it for KPIs. It's quite good, but the content of Oracle OBIEE cannot accommodate all of our needs. Oracle OBIEE only displays KPIs, but it does not include strategic objectives or display risk in a strategic map.

2018-07-23T06:38:00Z
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Top 5Consultant

Implementations were focused on reporting and centralizing all data delivery and access to the Business.

2016-07-17T23:35:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardConsultant

Very large and complexes environments implementation, 10000+ users with 24x7 global operation and multiple EPM tools working in sync.

2016-05-01T11:13:00Z
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Top 5Consultant

My first challenge with OBIEE was to create a set of Dashboards to monitor sales performance in real time.

2015-08-30T13:14:00Z
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