The month of milestones…

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     iArch Solutions is happy to welcome 2017 with lots of exciting news.  January marks the 20th anniversary of Joe Malewicki working within the Oracle EPM/Hyperion software space.  It is this long-standing knowledge that gives clients the confidence, in both Joe and iArch Solutions, to tend to their Hyperion infrastructure architecture needs.  January also marks the 4th anniversary of  iArch Solutions….

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Kscope 17

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iArch Solutions is proud to announce that we will be an exhibitor at Kscope 17 in San Antonio, Texas (June 2017). Having presented in year’s past, we are excited to share our ideas at one of the top conferences on Oracle products.  Thinking about attending the conference?  Use our special discount code IARCH and save $100 on the registration!! Come swing…

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Financial Management (HFM) Performance Problems When Using SQL Server Database

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Is your Hyperion Financial Management System running “slow?”  That’s good, because now you have a chance to “catch it” and maybe speed it up!!  If you have more than one HFM application server running against a Microsoft SQL Server backend for your database, then please follow these steps to either fix the issue or confirm that this is not causing the…

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Oracle has released 11.1.2.4 Patch Set Updates!

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Over the last few weeks Oracle has announced the release of three Patch Set Updates for multiple products.  There was one for Oracle Hyperion Calculation Manager 11.1.2.4.006, one for Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management 11.1.2.4.121 and one for Hyperion Essbase 11.1.2.4.010. iArch Solutions is offering you a FREE, no obligation (yes we said FREE) Patch Analysis of your mission critical Oracle EPM/Hyperion Financial System of…

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Oracle Smart View Error After Applying Analytic Provider Services (APS) Patch

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After applying Analytics Provider Services Patch Set Update (PSU) 11.1.2.4.006 we can no longer perform an adhoc analysis to an Essbase application.  The following error is thrown inside of Microsoft Excel with the Smart View add-in: Error: ————————— Oracle Smart View for Office ————————— com/essbase/services/olap/grid/EssGGridOption.setOptionSingleMbrPov(Ljava/lang/Boolean;)V ————————— OK ————————— Screen Shot of Error:   To confirm if there is an issue with the…

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Got EPM questions? iArch Solutions has the answers!

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  Don’t you wish you had a more in-depth understanding of the Oracle EPM/Hyperion System infrastructure?   Have you ever wondered how all of this software actually works under the covers? Let us guide you in this effort.  iArch Solutions will come to you with our detailed and customized Knowledge Transfer session.  It is our goal to have your IT and Finance Departments on the same page…

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How To Create Microsoft Windows EPM/Hyperion Start and Stop Scripts

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People to tend to think that creating a master start/stop script, which can span multiple servers, is a difficult task.  Some Hyperion consulting firms out there even like to charge for such a beast.  They also try to convince you that you need to purchase their “specialized custom scripts” or “compiled start/stop programs” to do the job.  This just isn’t so!  Remember…

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2016 – The year of the Oracle EPM/Hyperion Upgrade!

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  2016 appears to be the year of the Upgrade!  There has been a common theme to many of the calls coming into iArch Solutions these past several months; How do I upgrade? How soon can you do it? How much will this cost me? Is your system running on the latest Oracle EPM software release 11.1.2.4?  Corporations no longer need to rely…

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Is your Oracle Hyperion Essbase patched to date?

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Did you hear the news?  Our good friend Tanya over at Oracle recently updated the Oracle Proactive Support Blog with the news that the Hyperion Product Management team has released a new Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Hyperion Essbase 11.1.2.4.x. Looking for someone to patch your system?  The infrastructure experts at iArch Solutions are your answer.  Contact us today to plan…

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Your path to your OPatch inventory

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Ever wonder what patches have already been applied to a given server or Oracle EPM/Hyperion environment? The opatch.bat lsinventory command is a good place to start to answer this question. Newer versions of the Oracle EPM System may not require any switches in order to run the OPatch lsinventory command, but in older versions they are likely needed. How to…

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