Friday Oct 05, 2012

Announcing Two Papers Addressing the RPAS Fusion Client

Oracle Retail has published two documents to My Oracle Support addressing the Retail Predictive Application Server (RPAS) Fusion Client, a web-based rich client developed using the latest Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF). The Fusion Client provides an enhanced user experience for communicating with the RPAS server.

Oracle Retail Predictive Application Server Fusion Client Getting Started Guide

  • Doc ID 1492759.1
    The Retail Predictive Application Server (RPAS) is a configurable platform that provides capabilities such as a multidimensional database structure, batch and online processing, a configurable user interface, a configurable calculation engine, user security, and utility functions such as importing and exporting, all on a highly scalable technical environment that can be deployed on a variety of hardware. This paper addresses typical questions that arise during setting up and deploying the Fusion Client, provides performance recommendations, and highlights the differences between the Classic Client and the Fusion Client.

Oracle Retail RPAS Fusion Client Performance Issue Report

  • Doc ID 1493747.1
    Performance issues can be frustrating for customers, and Oracle Retail will strive to assist you as you attempt to enhance the performance of your systems. To ensure the timeliest processing of your issue, retailers and partners are encouraged to respond as thoroughly as possible to each question in this document, which can be sent back for analysis by logging a Service Request and following typical Customer Support processes. The sections of the document solicit information about the following:
    • Performance Issue Description
    • Performance Issue Details
    • System Configuration Data
    • Application Configuration Data
    • Performance Log Files

Wednesday Aug 15, 2012

Navigating to Release Readiness Transfer of Information (TOI) Recordings

TOI  recordings about new features in Oracle Retail applications are available to Oracle-supported customers for the 13.x enterprise releases. Oracle Retail has released over 100 of these TOIs since Oracle Retail began producing them.

These online courses provide release-specific product knowledge that enables your functional and technical teams to plan, implement and/or upgrade and support Oracle Retail applications effectively and efficiently. TOI training is delivered via Oracle University. Note that you may be prompted to log in to Oracle University the first time you view the recorded training.

Product-based TOIs

Oracle Retail application TOIs are divided into two categories: Functional and Technical. Examples include:

  • Oracle Retail Merchandising System (RMS) Functional Overview
  • Oracle Retail Predictive Application Server (RPAS) Platform Technical Overview
  • Oracle Retail Warehouse Management System (RWMS) Technical Overview
  • Oracle Retail Store Inventory Management (SIM) Functional Overview   

In addition to product TOIs, some TOIs address special topics and deep dives into specific functional, integration or technical changes. Examples include the following:

  • Retail Translation and Internationalization Technical Overview
  • Oracle Retail Merchandise Operations Management - Upgrades Functional Overview
  • Oracle Retail Merchandising System (RMS) Wholesale Franchise Technical Overview
  • Oracle Retail MOM, SIM & RTG Implementation Technical Overview
  • Oracle Retail Store Inventory Management (SIM) - Usability Improvements Functional Overview  

Documentation TOIs

In addition to product TOIs, self-paced training is also available that addresses significant Documentation changes in releases 13.0, 13.0.1, and 13.2. Topics include enterprise updates to Documentation technology (such as Oracle Retail's transition to Oracle Help for the Web) as well as updates to solution unit technical documentation (new Implementation Guides, for example) and updates to solution unit functional documentation (new User Guides, for example).

Navigational Steps to Oracle Retail TOIs

To access the TOIs, follow these steps:

  1. Log into My Oracle Support at  https://support.oracle.com and access the following:
    Doc ID 732026.1, Get Proactive - Oracle Applications TOI (Transfer of Information) Online Training
  2. Click the drop-down and select Oracle Retail on the Release Readiness Transfer Information TOI Recordings page
  3. Select the Solution area of interest on the Browse Subcategories Retail page (for example, Merchandising Operations Management, Stores, and so on).
  4. Click the link for the applicable application TOI. There may be more than one page of TOI recordings. Click the Next button to see the additional TOIs that are available.  

Friday Mar 02, 2012

Documentation in Oracle Retail Macro Space Planning, Release 13.2.4

Patch Release 13.2.4 of the Macro Space Planning suite is now available from My Oracle Support. The following products are included in the release:

  • Macro Space Management
  • In-Store Space Collaboration

End User Documentation Enhancements

The following enhancements have been made to the documentation:

  • New Data Model
    New in Release 13.2.4, the data model includes full descriptions of the tables and fields in the database, together with Entity Relationship Diagrams with full descriptions of the inter-relationships between the tables.
  • Installation Guide
    The Installation Guide has been revised to include sections on installing the main Macro Space Planning application, with the option of installing an additional Tools package. A new section has also been added to explain how to set the new security options and reinstate existing passwords.
  • Administration Module User Guide
    The Administration Module User Guide has been updated to reflect the security enhancements added to Macro Space Planning.
  • Configuration Module User Guide
    The Configuration Module User Guide has been updated to reflect changes to the access control rules.
  • Fixture Studio User Guide
    The Fixture Studio User Guide has been updated with fully revised sections on how to create and register blocks and how to create gondolas.
  • Product Studio User Guide
    The Product Studio User Guide has been updated with revised screenshots.

List of Documents in Release 13.2.4

The following documents are included in the patch release:

Macro Space Planning

  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Planning Installation Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Planning License Information
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Planning Data Model

Macro Space Management

  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Release Notes
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Administration User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Administration Module Online Help
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Configuration User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Configuration Module Online Help
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Data Importer User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Data Importer Online Help
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Fixture Studio User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Fixture Studio Online Help
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Product Studio User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Product Studio Online Help
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Store Planning User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Report Designer User Guide
  • Oracle Retail Macro Space Management Report Designer Online Help

In-store Space Collaboration

  • Oracle Retail In-Store Space Collaboration Release Notes
  • Oracle Retail In-Store Space Collaboration User Guide
  • Oracle Retail In-Store Space Collaboration Online Help
     
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