Tuesday Mar 27, 2012

Essbase 11.1.2 - JVM_OPTION settings for Essbase

When tuning the heap size for Essbase, there are two JVM_OPTIONS settings available for Essbase - one for the Essbase agent and one for the Essbase applications that are using custom-defined functions (CDFs), custom-defined macros (CDMs), data mining, triggers or external authentication.

  • ESS_JVM_OPTION setting is used for the application and mainly for CDFs, CDMs, data mining, triggers, external authentication
  • ESS_CSS_JVM_OPTION setting is used to set the heap size for the Essbase agent