Build and Update domains in RPAS

After receiving some emails about how to build a domain? Or how to update within the RPAS? So, Decided to talk about how to build and update any domain and understand what it’s necessary to do it what you can’t forget it.
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Parental proportion within the RPAS

You built your workbook with all metrics and calculations, but now the end user makes the final analysis and realize you forgot a metric! (Now you’re pissed!) According to the user, this new metric has to bring the parental participation of a measure to the total of the company or at the highest level of the hierarchy.

So now you need go back to the whiteboard to analyze what you need to change to meet this need! Perhaps you may not know, but exist a feature in RPAS can solve your problem without many impacts in your configuration.

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RPAS Configuration Tools (Part 2) – Details about project components

Continuing the post about ConfigTools, today we will describe more about each project component. As we saw in post RPAS Configuration Tools (Part 1) – First step in ConfigTools, each project contains 4 (four) components, they are:

  • Hierarchies
  • Data Interface
  • Styles
  • Taskflow

ConfigTools - Project Componentes

ConfigTools – Project Componentes

Each component provides project needs, so we will explain each one in detail to that everyone understands and can work correctly with respect to each component: Continue reading

Multi-Dimensional Database Concepts (Part 1)

One of the great difficulties in working with the RPAS is to understand how  multidimensional database works, operates and manipulate their data. For thus, it is very important to understanding some concepts related to help during various activities related of database.

The model most well known and used is the relational database model. The relational model uses a two-dimensional structure of rows and columns to store data; these structures are connected or related by common fundamental values​​, often defined as keys.  Continue reading

Oracle Retail Predictive Application Server (RPAS)

The Oracle Retail Predictive Application Server (commonly referred to as RPAS) is a configurable software platform for developing forecasting and planning applications, following a Client/Server OLAP model. Continue reading