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Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud connection unavailable


Published: 20 May 2019
Last Modified Date: 01 Jul 2021

Issue

Currently, there's no native connector for Tableau to connect to Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service(EPBCS).

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Tableau Desktop
  • Oracle PBCS
  • Essbase

Resolution

Workaround

1. Open the port which Essbase service is running on.
2. Connect Tableau Desktop to Essbase cube directly by using Tableau Oracle Essbase driver which could be downloaded from Tableau Driver Download site.

Oracle Essbase

 

Cause

The ability to connect to an Oracle data source hosted on Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service(EPBCS) is not currently built into the product. 

Additional Information

Oracle EPBCS (Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service) includes all of the world-class budgeting and forecasting, data management, and analysis capabilities of Oracle Hyperion Planning.
https://www.oracle.com/webfolder/s/quicktours/epm/gqt-epm-epbcs-overview/index.html
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