In the age of data analysis, organizations' ability to extract information and intelligence out of data is not a luxury; it's a business enabler. Business intelligence is one critical aspect of the ever expanding data analysis ecosystem. Oracle Business Intelligence 12c is the latest offering from Oracle in the business intelligence domain. In this course, Getting Started with Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition, you'll learn a step-by-step approach on how to use OBI to enable business intelligence through data analysis. First, you'll discover that this an introductory course. Next, you'll explore the engine analytical capabilities. Finally, you'll learn about visualization capabilities. By the end of this course, you'll be able to continue your journey towards being an expert OBI developer.
Course Overview Hello everyone. My name is Mohamad Halabi and welcome to my course about Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition, or OBI for short. I'm a technical advisor and cloud architect at Oracle. OBI is a highly comprehensive and powerful enterprise level business intelligence platform. Dimensional modeling and analysis, interactive dashboards, mobile analytics, spatial visualizations, scorecard and strategy management, are all just some of the capabilities offered by OBI. Now before accusing me of being biased, you should know that I have also been a Microsoft MVP for the past 8 years, so I do have my fair share of experience in other platforms. And I can tell you as a fact that investing your time learning OBI is a very good idea. This is an introductory course aimed at jumpstarting your journey learning OBI. And therefore, you will spend your majority of time learning about engine analytical capabilities. You will also have a look at OBI's visualization capabilities, which are very interesting, as of the 12c release covered in this course. So buckle up and be ready to an intensive hands on course. By the end of the course, you will be ready to continue your journey towards being an expert OBI developer.