Migrating to Release 12? Plan Ahead.

Release 12 (R12) of Oracle E-Business Suite is a major upgrade to the Oracle Applications software.  Upgrading to R12 will be a significant challenge for your organization because of the underlying database changes.  As a result, a critical component of your application solution, reporting, will be negatively impacted unless proactive measures are taken before go live. Read more

Noetix Analytics for Working Capital

Following is an excerpt from our recently published whitepaper, Noetix Analytics for Working Capital: Free up cash and improve shareholder return.  To read the entire whitepaper, visit here. Read more

What’s The Real Burden in ETL?

Readers of our corporate blog and followers of the Kalido message know we have been promoting “No ETL” in the context of data warehousing. Inevitably this leads to ETL tool vendor outrage at the notion that you don’t need ETL. So let me be clear: we believe you will always need the concept of Extract, Transform and Load. However, most ETL tools do not automate many data integration concepts – they just provide a mechanism for a human to create that manually. Our approach is to keep the concept of ETL – extract data from multiple sources, transform it and then load that data into the data warehouse tables – but to automate this process. With Kalido, you don’t always need a separate ETL tool to do it. Read more

Oracle Subledger Accounting and EBS Security

By Mohan Pothuri, Director, Product Development at Noetix

Subledger accounting can be described as a hub of accounting data as this information from various Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) modules flows to General Ledger (GL) through Subledger Accounting (SLA). Read more

Noetix Introduces NoetixViews 6.3

NoetixViewsNoetix has introduced NoetixViews® 6.3 for Oracle® E-Business Suite, featuring a new solution for Release 12 subledger accounting (SLA).

“Release 12 SLA offers unprecedented opportunities for improved financial reporting,” said Paul Winterstein, director, product management for NoetixViews.  “Unfortunately, Oracle doesn’t deliver this reporting out of the box.  The good news is that now Noetix makes it all possible with a solution that unlocks users’ financial data for driving better results.” Read more

Experts Say 2014 Will Be the Year of the Business User

Happy New Year!Happy New Year business users!  It appears that 2014 will be YOUR year!  Forecasts for the business intelligence industry are rolling in and all fingers seem to be pointing at the business user.  Here is what a few of our favorite analysts and news sources had to say: Read more

Best Practices Using NoetixViews Workbench for Customization Management – Part 2

By Bryan Walton, Director, Engineering at Noetix

Today we continue our three part series featuring best practices for those using NoetixViews Workbench for customization management.  In Part 2 below, we discuss some common mistakes and ways to avoid them.  We encourage you to contact us at info@noetix.com with questions.   Happy Holidays! Read more

Best Practices Using NoetixViews Workbench for Customization Management – Part 1

By Bryan Walton, Director, Engineering at Noetix

From the time we introduced NoetixViews Workbench last year, the solution has won several industry awards and been adopted by many of our customers.  Now we have a list of best practices for those using Workbench for customization management.  There is lots of great information here, so we’ve broken it out into three blog posts.  Below, Part 1 discusses several proactive steps you can take to optimize your customizations environment.   We encourage you to contact us at info@noetix.com if you have any questions.  Enjoy! Read more

The less things change, the more they stay the same

In 2012, we surveyed attendees at TDWI World Conferences regarding topics related to data warehousing: how they handle change, how long it takes to deploy new data, costs associated with supporting the data warehouse and so on. Over this period we received well over 500 responses and have blogged about it and shared information in other places such as infographics on our website. Read more

Noetix Achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized Status

O_Exadata_Optimized_clr_rgbNoetix is pleased to announce that its operational reporting solution, NoetixViews® version 6.2, and its packaged data warehouse solution, Noetix® Analytics version 5.3, have achieved Oracle Exadata Optimized status through the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). Read more