Thursday Apr 02, 2015

Webcast: Demantra Debugging Using Proactive Services Tools Plus Latest Tips and Tricks

Webcast_icon.jpgWebcast: Demantra Debugging Using Proactive Services Tools Plus Latest Tips and Tricks


Date: April 8, 2015 at 11:00 am ET, 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)


This one-hour session is recommended for Technical Users, Functional Super Users, System Administrators, Junior DBAs who develop and/or manage data movement into and out of Demantra. During this webcast Jeff will review Log Parser V1, performance and setup analyzer V3 and the latest known tips.

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View the Advisor Webcasts: Current Schedule and Archived Recordings here.

Tuesday Oct 28, 2014

Webcast: Demo on 12.2.4 Demantra - APCC New Features

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Date: November 5, 2014 at 11:00 am ET, 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)


This one-hour advisor webcast is recommended for technical users, functional users, implementation consultants who will be implementing and would like to proactively know and setup the basic setups.

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For the schedule of all Webcasts and the recordings of previous Webcasts, view: Advisor Webcasts: Current Schedule and Archived Recordings Doc ID 740966.1.

Monday Sep 29, 2014

Webcast: Demantra Performance and Setup Analyzer PLUS Demantra Data Mining

Webcast_icon.jpgWebcast: Demantra Performance and Setup Analyzer PLUS Demantra Data Mining


Date: October 8, 2014 at 11:00 am ET, 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)


This one-hour advisor webcast is recommended for technical users, functional super users, system administrators, and junior database administrators who utilize Demantra processes. In this session, we will be presenting Demantra Performace and Setup Analyzer Version 2 PLUS digging for your data.

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For the schedule of all Webcasts and the recordings of previous Webcasts, view: Advisor Webcasts: Current Schedule and Archived Recordings Doc ID 740966.1.

Wednesday Aug 06, 2014

StartUP Demantra, Configuration & Troubleshooting, Steps, Tips & Tricks

Webcast_icon.jpgWebcast: StartUP Demantra, Configuration & Troubleshooting, Steps, Tips & Tricks


Date: August 13, 2014 at 11:00 am ET, 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)


This one-hour session is recommended for technical and functional users who have the first contact with Demantra application environment and face the new challenges, but also those who have some experience and need a better way or reminder of the key points.

Topics will include:

  • Technical: Installation, Upgrade, Clone, and Performance
  • Collaborator Workbench: Make it easy
  • LoadData: Loading data types, interfaces, integration, Looking at CTO, NPI, and PTP
  • Worksheet: Update Mechanism, Define & WSLayout, Series Creation, and Removing Items & Series
  • Workflow: Methods, Steps, and Troubleshooting
  • How to use Support

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Details & Registration: Doc ID 1905819.1

Monday Jun 09, 2014

Webcast: Introduction To Causal Factors

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Date: June 11, 2014 at 11:00 am ET, 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)


This one hour advisor webcast will provide an introduction to causal factors for Demand Management and AFDM. Pre-seeded causal factors will be discussed as well as when they are not appropriate. Scenarios of when to add causal factors will be covered and best practice method of adding and using.

Topics will include:

  • Causal factors in DM and AFDM
  • Pre-seeded causal factors
  • When to modify causal factor settings
  • Best practice when working with causal factors

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Details & Registration: Doc ID 1664606.1

Wednesday May 14, 2014

Demantra Install & Configure

Demantra Customers, the Demantra Information Center: Demantra Install & Configure, MOS Doc ID 1400098.2 has been completely redesigned.  The returned notes are highly relevant to the topics and in most cases new or recently updated. 

This is a portal that delivers the very latest alerts, guides, best practices and development sponsored white papers.  Overviews and Alerts, Patch and Maintenance, Install and Configure, Upgrade and Alerts and Optimize Performance are the main topical headings. 

Under the Patch and Maintenance tab check out the real time patch list!   Give it a try!

Monday May 12, 2014

Demantra Engine on Linux Install, Upgrade Troubleshooting Whitepaper

Development and Proactive Support have released the 9th edition of the Demantra Engine on Linux Install Upgrade Troubleshooting Configuration whitepaper.   If you are using, installing or upgrading Demantra on Linux or Unix you may find this document very valuable!  This new white paper contains special Linux/Unix instructions when deploying the Demantra Analytical Engine. Covering important topics listed below and MORE!

  • Deploying Demantra on Linux or UNIX 
  • 64bit Analytical Engine Requirement
  • Hardware requirements for Analytical Engine on Linux
  • About the Installer
  • Configure the Web Application on UNIX
  • Configure the Engine on Linux
  • Post-install Configuration
  • Engine Manager Configuration
  • Configure Environment Variables
  • Deploying on Oracle Application Server (OAS) 
  • Deploying on WebLogic
  • Deploying on Tomcat
  • Engine Configuration
  • Configure Environment Variables
  • Configure the Engine
  • Engine Starter Server
  • Running the Engine
  • Sample Commands
  • Samba Configuration
  • Distributed Engine
  • Configure Promotion Optimization (PMO) on Linux (Optional)
  • Configure the Standalone Integration Tool (APS Standalone) on UNIX (Optional)
  • Run the Engine Administrator on Linux
  • Calling Oracle Demantra Analytical Engine from UNIX Environment
  • Engine on Solaris

Plus a comprehensive Engine Troubleshooting/Common Issues section. To review the new, 9th edition, see My Oracle Support (MOS) Doc ID 1389868.1.

Tuesday Mar 04, 2014

Thirteen New Demantra Whitepapers and Sizer Announcement

Working together, Oracle Proactive Support and Demantra Product Management Organization deliver thirteen excellent whitepapers and a new sizer announcement!   These white papers touch on some difficult functional and technical areas: New Product Introduction (NPI), Business Logic Engine (BLE), Business Application Language (BAL) , modeling techniques, Application Programming Interface (API), Configure to Order (CTO) integration, plus more!   Take a look, you might find some valuable ideas.  Don't forget the Sizer Announcement at the bottom of the article!

  • Configuring an Audit Log in Demantra Using Database Triggers Doc ID 1629974.1
  • Demantra Configure to Order (CTO) Integration EBS Model BOM Example How To Doc ID 1630040.1
  • Demantra APIs to Facilitate Integration with External - Third Party Source Systems Doc ID 1630505.1
  • Demantra Indirect Modeling, Lift Decomposition, Definitions and Issues Doc ID 1630545.1
  • Demantra Indirect Customer Modeling, Customer Scenarios, Modeling Approaches Doc ID 1630604.1
  • Demantra PTP – Shipment vs. Consumption Forecasting Doc ID 1630628.1
  • Demantra Database Best Practices Doc ID 1627586.1
  • Demantra Customizations and BAL Upgrade Doc ID 1627590.1
  • Demantra New Product Introduction (NPI) - Pooled Time Series (PTS) Doc ID 1627623.1
  • Demantra Platform or Application Upgrading - Program Manager Recommendations Doc ID 1627664.1
  • Demantra How Caching can be Leveraged to Potentially Reduce Performance Doc ID 1627652.1
  • Level Member Caching Purpose Performance Guidance Doc ID 1627689.1
  • Demantra BLE Mechanism Explanation and Details Doc ID 1627716.1


Announcement:
Replacement of APS Sizer with Value Chain Planning Reference Sizing Tool (RAS) Doc ID 1630684.1

Thursday Feb 20, 2014

Demantra Performance and Setup Analyzer Script and Monitoring Tool

The Demantra Setup and Performance Analyzer is a Self-Service Health-Check script which reviews the overall footprint, analyzes the current configurations and settings for the environment providing feedback and recommendations on Best Practices.  This is a non-invasive script which provides recommended actions to be performed on the instance it was run on.  For production instances, always apply any changes to a recent clone to ensure an expected outcome.  

Benefits:
  • Immediate Analysis and Output of your Demantra Environment
    • Reveals Current Environment
    • Delivers Known Recommendations and Solutions
    • Perform Sanity Checks for Known Issues
  • Easy to add Tool for regular Maintenance
  • Execute Analysis anytime to compare current environment 
Audience:
  • DBA's / System Administrator's should run the script and review the output
  • Output usually will be reviewed by technical application DBA or super user
  • This script was designed for 7.3.1 and later.

Where to Run the Script & How to fix Items Identified:

You may run the script on a Production environment as it's non-invasive.  We recommend fixing items identified from the output first in a clone of production to test/verify the expected outcome.  Visit Doc ID 1618885.1 to download the script and view a complete output example. 

Friday Jan 03, 2014

Demantra Platform or Application Upgrading - Program Manager Recommendations

Are you planning on an upgrade?  Should you follow a platform path?  Should you follow an application upgrade path? 

The Demantra installer provides two upgrade options.  The minimal option is a platform upgrade and the second option is a platform and application upgrade.

MyOracleSupport (MOS) Doc ID 1609763.1 delivers high impact information from the Demantra Program Management Office (PMO). 

Take a look, it will help you make informed decisions on your upgrade.



Tuesday Dec 17, 2013

Are you upgrading Oracle Demantra to 12.2.2?

When upgrading your Demantra application from an older version directly to 12.2.2 there are some issues of which you need to be aware. 

ORA errors, Excel missing cut/paste data, performance issues, Notes, Calendar and other known upgrade issues. For example, did you know creation of new Indexes on sales data can take a long time?  Or that Worksheets may not opening after the upgrade?

Please refer to MyOracleSupport (MOS) Doc ID 1602288.1 for details on issues and their known resolutions.

Tuesday Oct 18, 2011

Demantra Diagnostic Tools

ADVISOR WEBCAST: Demantra Diagnostic Tools
PRODUCT FAMILY: Manufacturing - Demantra Solutions

November 2, 2011 at 8 am PT, 9 am MT, 11 am ET

This one-hour advisor webcast is recommended for technical and functional users who implement Demantra or need to troubleshoot a problem with the application. During this presentation Demantra implementation consultants and advanced users will gain knowledge about the key diagnostic tools that can be utilized when dealing with various Demantra errors and problems.

TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
  • Installation
  • Data model
  • Data loading (EP_Load and Integration Interfaces)
  • DB deadlocks and internal errors
  • Application memory errors
  • WS performance
  • Engine errors (a bite)

A short, live demonstration (only if applicable) and question and answer period will be included. Oracle Advisor Webcasts are dedicated to building your awareness around our products and services. This session does not replace offerings from Oracle Global Support Services.

Click here to register for this session

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The above webcast is a service of the E-Business Suite Communities in My Oracle Support.

For more information on other webcasts, please reference the Oracle Advisor Webcast Schedule.

Click here to visit the E-Business Communities in My Oracle Support

Note that all links require access to My Oracle Support.

Monday Mar 28, 2011

Demantra Engine Troubleshooting

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Monday Jan 24, 2011

Demantra Worksheet Design Best Practices

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