Comparing Exadata and Netezza TwinFin

Uli Bethke Data Warehouse, Oracle

Comparison between Exadata and Netezza Twin Fin. Ok, it comes from Netezza and as such is biased, but still an interesting read. It is worthwhile to remember though that Exadata is designed for mixed workloads (OLTP and Analytics), which is a key differentiator to any of the other DW appliance vendors. Interesting posts by Curt Monash on this http://www.dbms2.com/2009/09/29/integration-oltp-data-warehousing-exadata-2/ http://www.dbms2.com/2010/01/22/oracle-database-hardware-strategy/ ...

OBIEE 11G: 9 September

Uli Bethke Irish BI SIG

No it's not the fecking release date :-). It's just the next date for the Irish BI SIG to meet. This time round the focus will be on OBIEE and in particular on OBIEE 11G. Matt Harte from Peak Indicators will give a presentation on OBIEE best practice. Chris Hathaway from Oracle will give a presentation on the new features ...

Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) web services (SOAP client via ODIInvokewebservice) and the OBIEE web services API.

Uli Bethke OBIEE, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)

Get our e-books Discover the Oracle Data Integrator 11g Repository Data Model and Oracle Data Integrator Snippets and Recipes As outlined in a previous post ODI has a built in SOAP client via the ODIInvokewebservice tool. One of its limitations is that it doesn’t run on Java 6. Another limitation is that it doesn’t like SOAP headers. So if you ...

Oracle Data Integrator: ODIInvokeWebService and Java 6

Uli Bethke Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Web Services

Get our e-books Discover the Oracle Data Integrator 11g Repository Data Model and Oracle Data Integrator Snippets and Recipes ODI has a built in SOAP client, the ODIInvokeWebService tool. However, there is one caveat when you try using this with Java 6/JDK 6. It simply doesn’t work and you will get the following error: org.apache.xerces.dom.DocumentImpl.getXmlStandalone()Z This is documented in note ...