This year in the BI and Reporting track, you’ll find many sessions highlighting the new Cloud offerings. Even if you aren’t migrating to the Cloud now or any time soon, it’s important to educate yourself on what is going on with these solutions so you can plan for the future. And of course, Kscope17 also offers many great sessions dedicated to On-Premise solutions.
Tracy McMullen, BI and Reporting Track Lead for ODTUG Kscope17, shares her top five BI and Reporting Track Sessions with reasons why they are her "don't miss sessions" at Kscope17:
Tracy said, “It was really tough to pick just five sessions because there are so many good sessions in the Reporting and BI Track!”
Build Once, Run Anywhere with Oracle Analytics Cloud – Alan Lee, Oracle Corporation
With the recent release of Essbase in the Cloud, Oracle Ace Director Alan Lee’s sessions is a session that you don’t want to miss.
Data Train: ALL ABOARD! Essbase Drill, OBI, and Big Data – Gary Adashek, General Electric
Gary Adashek is one of the top speakers at Kscope17. He does an excellent job sharing all the really cool and innovative things that General Electric is doing. Gary will be speaking at two separate sessions this year, but this session of his is a must-attend.
Fun with Financial Reporting – Michael Reed, Textron
Fun with Financial Reporting 2.0 is the sequel to one of the top presentations at Kscope16. Mike shares his lessons learned and helpful tips and tricks for Financial Reporting. Not only will you learn something, but you are sure to laugh with Mike’s humorous presentation style.
Transitioning from OBIEE On-Premise to BI Cloud Services – Peter Koutroubis and Jai Gangwani, ERP Analysts
Peter Koutroubis will share the steps to transition from On-Premise OBIEE to the sister Cloud offering, BICS. Even if you aren’t considering migrating to the Cloud just yet, this is still an important session to attend to help educate you and prepare you to make decisions for your future with Oracle BI.
What a Successful OBIEE 12c Upgrade Project Looks Like: Liberty Global - Customer Case Study – Francesco Tisiot, Rittman Mead Consulting
Many folks are in the midst or about to embark on the upgrade to OBIEE 12c. Francesco Tisiot’s session will highlight new features of 12c and discuss the steps to achieve a successful upgrade.