Major BI Mobile App Update

Our Mobile consumption app for OAC and OBIEE just got a major update on iOS and Android.  This app has been and will continue to be the one stop shop to find, open and interact with all your existing analytic content regardless of source; including Answers, Dashboards, Scorecards, BI Publisher, and Data Visualization Projects. ThisContinue reading “Major BI Mobile App Update”

Mobile Options for Oracle Analytics Cloud

Today Oracle Analytic Cloud (OAC) was launched and you can read all about that in the blog hop links at the end of this post, but I wanted to share some details on the many options for accessing BI content on OAC on your mobile device. Mobile Web To start with all of the DataContinue reading “Mobile Options for Oracle Analytics Cloud”

Using App Shortcuts in Synopsis

In the Android version of Oracle Synopsis you can leverage a great ‘newish’ Android feature called App Shortcuts to access your most important projects quickly. Just long press on the Synopsis app icon for about a second and menu will appear along with a quick vibration.  Release, and simply tap any of the menu options to quicklyContinue reading “Using App Shortcuts in Synopsis”

Import Google Sheets into Synopsis Now!

Did you know that with Oracle Synopsis you can import Google Sheets documents using the Sheets app. In Android open the Sheets app and open a sheets document with data in a tabular format.  Tap the overflow menu on the right (3 dots) and select Share and Export. Tap Save As… and select Excel for the format.Continue reading “Import Google Sheets into Synopsis Now!”

Coming Soon to iOS

We are working on a big iOS release and it is just about ready to launch.  You will have to wait to try it, but I wanted to share some of the key new features.  All I can say about release date is; coming soon… Full iPhone Redesign  This update brings our app up toContinue reading “Coming Soon to iOS”

Xcode 7 and the BI Mobile Security Toolkit

If you deploy are apps with MDM or MAM in your organization you know all about out Mobile Security Toolkit, but you may be hitting an issue or 2 if you upgraded to Xcode 7 already.  Here are the details you need to get past these minor issues.   Updated Deployment Target First you will needContinue reading “Xcode 7 and the BI Mobile Security Toolkit”

Let’s all Share some BI

So we just launched our latest Android update and has some great new features that are all about sharing content.   Share Nearby Share nearby allows nearby users to easily share content with each other.  This works exactly the same as our sharing via URL or by using NFC tap to share but this isContinue reading “Let’s all Share some BI”

iOS 9 is Coming…

iOS 9 is just days away and I know from history that many of you will update your devices the day it launches.  I bet you won’t even tell us 😦  Don’t worry we have been testing our app with the betas and everything will be just fine no update needed from us.  We willContinue reading “iOS 9 is Coming…”

Forcing a Client Cache Update in BI Mobile HD

The Oracle BI Mobile HD app (iOS only) caches JavaScript and CSS files locally.   It does this the first time you connect wit a new server connection and can seen in the app during the connection process. The Oracle BI Presentation Server uses a mechanism to ensure that Oracle BI Mobile HD app isContinue reading “Forcing a Client Cache Update in BI Mobile HD”

3 Things You Probably Did Not Know About our Android App

Our Android App is pretty new for us, but in mobile terms is has been out for a long time (8 months or so).  With that I thought I would share 3 cool features that I bet you did not know about our app. 1 – You can ‘Tap to Share’ reports and connections. OurContinue reading “3 Things You Probably Did Not Know About our Android App”