Planning Cloud (E/PBCS): Business Rules (2 days)


Developers and System Administrators

Learning objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to design, manage and maintain complex business rules for Oracle Planning Cloud (PBCS).

Course description

This comprehensive course covers key design principles and maintenance for the development of scripts for Business Rules and other calculations.

Attendees will learn the key concepts relating to calculations in Oracle Planning Cloud (PBCS) and will explore the different methods that can be used to perform calculations, gaining an understanding of the core application components that contribute to calculation performance.

Explore Calculation Manager, a powerful tool that facilitates the creation and management of calculation objects. Find out how to make best use of Calculation Manager to manage Business Rules. Learn about Essbase-related features to ensure that calculations execute with acceptable performance.

Understand how to control calculation scope and discover how more complex function types can be used to provide more comprehensive calculation capabilities in Oracle Planning Cloud (PBCS).

Please Note: A separate three day course is available for those interested in Groovy Scripting for Enterprise Planning Cloud (EPBCS).

Day summary

Day 1:

Calculation capabilities, member formulas, calculation scripts, traditional business rules vs Groovy scripts, Calculation Manager, script editor, variables and run-time prompts

Day 2:

Calculation considerations, controlling calculation scope, cross dimensional operators, design considerations, writing calculations using functions

Detailed course agenda / Justification for your manager

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CPE Sponsors

Course title: Planning Cloud (E/PBCS): Business Rules

Duration: 2 days

Audience: System Administrators

Pre-requisites: None

Delivery method: Classroom (group - live)

Advanced preparation: None

Recommended CPE credits: 14 credits - computer software and applications

Programme level: Intermediate

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Planning Cloud (E/PBCS): Business Rules (2 days)
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