Oracle Essbase Administration

Oracle Essbase Administration

  • Course Number:O-ESS-A
  • Duration:5 Days


The Essbase Administration course is designed to take students through the steps needed to set up and implement Oracle Essbase. Users work with Essbase in an interactive case study over five days that illustrates setting up and maintaining Oracle Essbase.

After a general overview of Essbase, the class focuses on designing applications, databases, outlines and dimensions. Students then learn how to optimize the dimension structure, create dimension build rules files and load data. Data Storage and calculation is also covered followed by a section on Smart View. Next, students create calculation scripts and attribute dimensions. The class wraps up with an overview of the Aggregate Storage Option and additional topics such as shared services.

The class is a mixture of lecture, discussion and exercises are done throughout to illustrate the salient points to the students.

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Who Should Attend

  • Application Developers
  • IT Support
  • System Administrators
  • Technical Administrators


  • Basic Microsoft Windows skills
  • Knowledge of spreadsheets

Course Information

  • Advance Preparation: None
  • Program Level: Advanced
  • Delivery Method: Group - Live
  • CPE Credit: 40 credits in Specialized Knowledge and Applications