Get Immersed in BI

BI is about data and visualizations so we think that our app’s chrome and controls should get our of your way when you are working with your data.  We did this from the start with Android. And now we are working to give you this same experience in our iOS apps.   We are wokingContinue reading “Get Immersed in BI”

Latest iOS Update

You may have noticed our app store update today, or if you are an enterprise customer you may have noticed a new version of our Security Toolkit for iOS. Aside from the long list of bug fixes and general enhancements there were a number of key updates: Improved Thumbnail Previews. On the iPad, thumbnail previewsContinue reading “Latest iOS Update”

Google Search Integration in Oracle BI Mobile for Android

We’ve got an update today that I’m particularly excited about- Google Search integration!   What does this mean exactly?  It means that you will now be able to search for your most heavily used BI content using Google Search on your device without having to open the Oracle BI app first. There’s a simple pieceContinue reading “Google Search Integration in Oracle BI Mobile for Android”

Oracle BI Mobile for Android Refresh

Last week we updated our Android app with a few key features and lots of bug fixes. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.oracle.obi Key Updates: Support for action links, including action link navigation history Support for dashboard sections Support for Briefing Books Add to Favorites now at the dashboard-page level Location support on maps in dashboards Bug fixes I’ll keepContinue reading “Oracle BI Mobile for Android Refresh”

The Future of Android and Mobile BI: An Analysis of Google I/O 2014

For those that keep abreast with the latest ongoings with Android, Google I/O is an event eagerly anticipated each year.  What new features will be announced?  And more importantly, what sort of sweet hardware will be handed out to attendees? This year’s Google I/O represented the greatest fundamental change in Android since the platform’s inception.Continue reading “The Future of Android and Mobile BI: An Analysis of Google I/O 2014”

iOS 8 Features that Have us Thinking

When you work in the mobile space you have to follow and react to news all the time.  The iOS 8 and OSX announcements https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w87fOAG8fjk at WWDC are a good examples of such news, and there are some key features that have us most intrigued: TouchID for apps – Security is key for the data we deliverContinue reading “iOS 8 Features that Have us Thinking”

iOS and Android App Store Updates

Late last week there were app store updates for both iOS and Android.   The Android update date was the 1st of many to come, and this time the release targeted a few minor bug and stability fixes. If you have not tried out Android app be sure to check it out, there are someContinue reading “iOS and Android App Store Updates”

Consumer Apps Will Drive How End Users Consume Data and Analytics

“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” Dr. Seuss Now that we have that out of the way lets talk about what happing with data and analytics right now.  Basically, in a nutshell it is hot, and everyone wants data, even if they don’t know it.  As a result the buzz wordsContinue reading “Consumer Apps Will Drive How End Users Consume Data and Analytics”

Minor change in Security Toolkit

By now we all know that iOS 7.1 is available and most of us probably have it installed.  With this update there were also some updates to Xcode.  One change in how architectures are handled impacts our doc on deploying with our Security Toolkit.   On page 11, step 6 you will need to changeContinue reading “Minor change in Security Toolkit”

BI Mobile for Android

OK, it is here!  Check out the new BI Mobile App for Android on the Google Play Store. Make business intelligence as easy to use as any consumer mobile app View, analyze, and act on all your Oracle Business Intelligence content using Android devices. Access new or existing BI content on your mobile device rightContinue reading “BI Mobile for Android”