Thursday, October 20, 2005

New versions of AWM and Spreadsheet Add-In available

This has been announced on the OLAP and Spreadsheet Add-In forums on OTN:

AWM
  • Analytic Workspace Manager 10.2.0.1.0A is now available. You can find it on MetaLink as PS# 4656244 or OTN at http://www.oracle.com/technology/products/bi/olap/index.html.
  • What is AWM 10.2.0.1.0A? It is a patched, stand-alone client that supercedes the version found on the Oracle Database Client CD for 10gR2.
  • What's the background on AWM 10.2.0.1.0A? It was initially created to fix issues while connecting to Oracle OLAP 10.1.0.4.0 but over time picked up some other fixes.
  • Which Oracle OLAP versions does AWM 10.2.0.1.0A work with? It works with Oracle OLAP 10.1.0.4.0 and above on the Oracle Database 10gR1 code stream and Oracle Database 10.2.0.1.0.
  • Does AWM 10.2.0.1.0A require a corresponding Oracle OLAP 'A' patch to the database? No
  • Is there scheduled an AWM 10.1.0.5 or any other future 10gR1 version? No, AWM 10.1.0.4 users can move to AWM 10.2.0.1.0A.
  • You can download the file here. The readme is available here.
Spreadsheet Add-In
A new version (10.1.2.1) of the OracleBI Spreadsheet Add-in is available for download from the product page:
http://www.oracle.com/technology/products/bi/spreadsheet_addin/index.html

It contains mainly bugfixes and performance enhancements. Please read the release notes for more information.

The readme is available here.