Reboot PBCS?

There may be instances where you need to restart your Planning application.  With our on premise environments, all we had to do was call our trusty IT department OR log into the server and run our EPM stop and startup scripts.  When our servers are in the cloud, we don’t have an easy button to … More Reboot PBCS?

Cloud Software Updates

We had a recent incident with a PBCS Business  Rule.   A rule that had been working with no issues suddenly stopped working in the middle of the day in both DEV and Prod.  When we couldn’t find a reason, or get the rule to run, we ended resetting the DEV environment, rebuilt it from Prod LCM Artifacts, reloaded the … More Cloud Software Updates

Cloud Implementations

This week, Oracle announced Essbase as a service on the Cloud.  Essbase, the most powerful analytical database, can now be created, built, used, without you having to invest in a server (or two).  Tack this onto Planning on the Cloud (PBCS) , and “HFM” on the Cloud (FCCS) which can also be used without the purchase … More Cloud Implementations