Richest User Experience
Oracle Essbase brings powerful online analytics processing (OLAP) directly to the business user. Query results can be displayed through interfaces of the user’s choice, including Microsoft Office tools, and the variety of intuitive reporting options which Oracle offers. With the advantage of consistent, sub-second response times, users can interact with the data at the speed-of-thought without support from technical experts.
This ability to “converse” with the data—understanding that an answer to one question leads to another—enables business users to better identify and analyse the metrics and relationships that influence performance, and to make better, more informed decisions. Users can share their saved reports, and modify their appearance, or create powerful additional queries as new questions arise.
Essbase: Most highly advanced calculation engine
At its core Oracle Essbase contains a high performance calculation engine with over 350 pre-built, out-of-the-box functions. This comprehensive library enables Oracle Essbase to scale from simple aggregations to complex, cross-dimensional allocations. Financial formulas of all types are included to support business model development. In addition, business rules can be created to manage complex calculation requirements using a spreadsheet-like syntax