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Oracle Essbase 11 Development Cookbook by Jose R. Ruiz

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Using Text measures on a BSO cube

In this recipe, we will set up an Average Daily Sales measure with cross-dimensional operators and create a Text measure that will specify whether the Average Daily Sales ranks as high, median, or low.

Getting ready

To get started, click on the Start menu and navigate to Programs | Oracle EPM System | Essbase | Essbase Administration Services | Start Administration Services Console. In the Log in menu, enter your Administration Server, Username, Password, and click on the Log in button.

How to do it...

  1. Drill down on the Essbase Server in EAS and the Applications node. Select the Sample Basic database, and double-click on the Basic outline to edit.
  2. Click on the Properties tab and set Type Measures enable to True ...

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