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”

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”

BI Mobile HD App Store Update

Wednesday night the latest version of BI Mobile HD was updated on the Apple App Store.  For users of Apple devices with iOS7 this update probably went unnoticed, as it was likely auto-updated, and very little has changed in at the surface.  This update did how ever include many stability and bug fixes.  https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/oracle-business-intelligence/id534035015?mt=8 ForContinue reading “BI Mobile HD App Store Update”

Deploying BI Mobile HD to End Users

I often hear this statement from customers: I am planning on deploying the BI Mobile HD application but I want to make it really easy for our end users and I don’t want them to have to type any server details. So here is a quick lesson on how to do just this.  Our endContinue reading “Deploying BI Mobile HD to End Users”

The one iOS7 Feature that Changed the Way I Use my Device

So before I let you know what it is I need to give you some backstory.  This goes way back to early Windows day.  From the start I have always been trying to organize my apps (programs).  In early Windows it was Norton Desktop then is was constantly managing my Start Menu and eventually thisContinue reading “The one iOS7 Feature that Changed the Way I Use my Device”

So You Want to Build a BI Mobile App…

If you were at Oracle Open World BI Mobile App Designer may be old news, but either way you need to read on. So here is the scenario; you are BI author and you have built some great dashboards and maybe you are even deploying those dashboards using the BI Mobile HD app.  Now youContinue reading “So You Want to Build a BI Mobile App…”

Breaking News iOS7 is out Today…

OK that was a joke and of course you know this.  The real question is how will the BI Mobile HD and the BI Mobile App Designer apps handle this.  The answer is ’just fine’.  We have been running and testing our BI Mobile HD app on iOS7 for months now and things work justContinue reading “Breaking News iOS7 is out Today…”

Fitness Apps and their Impact on Enterprise BI

Folks who really know me outside of work know that I am a bit of a fitness freak.  In fact ‘obsessed’ has been used to describe me, and to fuel this obsession I love to collect personal fitness data and have been doing it for years.  There are a ton of tools for this andContinue reading “Fitness Apps and their Impact on Enterprise BI”