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Oracle Essbase 11 Development Cookbook by Jose R. Ruiz

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Using a text file data source

The ability to load data from many different data sources is one of the reasons why Essbase is such a flexible tool. In this recipe, we will see how to use text files as the data source and how to add a text file to a new minischema using the Connection Wizard.

Getting ready

To get started with Essbase Studio, click on the Start menu and navigate to Programs | Oracle EPM System | Essbase | Essbase Studio. The login menu will pop up. Enter your server, username, and password, and click on the Log in button.

How to do it…

  1. On the right-hand side of your Essbase Studio screen, you are going to see two tabs. Click on the Data Sources tab and right-click on the Data Source node. Then click on New and Data Source.
  2. When the ...

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