Tuesday, April 28, 2009

BI EE, DAC, and BI Apps 7.9.6 Now Available

Oracle Business Intelligence Suite, Enterprise Edition, version, is now available for download from the Oracle Technology Network.

BI EE Software Download:
The download page is http://www.oracle.com/technology/software/products/ias/htdocs/101320bi.html and the download links for the different platforms are:
and the download includes the following products:
  • Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition Plus
  • Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition Plus Upgrade
  • Business Intelligence Disconnected
  • Business Intelligence Server Administrator
  • Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition
  • Option: Answers
  • Option: Delivers
  • Option: Interactive Dashboard
  • Option: Office Plug-in
  • Option: Reporting and Publishing (This is the same as Oracle BI Publisher, v
  • OC4J Standalone zip file
The size of the download is a 1.5GB.

Oracle BI Publisher:
While Oracle BI Publisher is available with the BI EE suite download, it is also available as a standalone download also on the same page.
Oracle BI Applications 7.9.6:
There is a single download 320MB file for all platforms, downloadable from http://download.oracle.com/otn/nt/bi/biapps_windows_796.zip
Be sure to read the Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Licensing and Packaging Guide version 7.9.6 for details on the licensing and packaging of these applications.
And what BI Applications are included with this release? A truckload!
  • Case Management Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Consumer Goods Trade Funds Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Contact Center Telephony Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Finance Institutional Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Finance Marketing Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Finance Retail Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Finance Sales Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Finance Service Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Financial Services Profitability Analytics
  • Financial Analytics (Commercial) Fusion Edition
  • Financial Analytics (US Federal Financials) Fusion Edition
  • Human Resources Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Insurance Marketing Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Insurance Partner Manager Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Insurance Sales Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Insurance Service Analytics Fuision Edition
  • Loyalty Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Marketing Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Partner Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Pharma Marketing Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Pharma Sales Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Price Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Procurement and Spend Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Project Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Sales Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Service Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Supply Chain and Order Management Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Telecom Marketing Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Telecom Sales Analytics Fusion Edition
  • Telecom Service Analytics Fusion Edition
Oracle Business Intelligence Data Warehouse Administration Console
What does this contain? "Technology platform for managing and deploying ETL processes for Oracle Business Intelligence Applications. Features include metadata-driven ETL design, intuitive interface for ETL configuration and customization, and optimized execution engine with monitoring capabilities."
Download the 181MB downloadable for Microsoft Windows from http://download.oracle.com/otn/nt/ias/101341/dac_windows_x86_101341.zip, while the Red Hat Linux / Oracle Enterprise Linux version can be downloaded from http://download.oracle.com/otn/linux/ias/101341/dac_linux_x86_101341.zip

The doc page for BI EE is http://www.oracle.com/technology/documentation/bi_ee.html
And you can view the documentation library for the release at http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E10415_01/welcome.html or download the 22.5MB zip file containing the entire doc library from http://download.oracle.com/docs/cds/E10415_01.zip

The New Features doc is available at http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E10415_01/doc/bi.1013/e10416/toc.htm, while the SR & SP (System Requirements and Supported Platforms) guide can be downloaded from http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E10415_01/doc/bi.1013/e10417.pdf

The documentation page for BI Applications is http://www.oracle.com/technology/documentation/bi_apps.html
You can download the doc library from http://download.oracle.com/docs/cds/E14223_01.zip or view the library online at http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E14223_01/index.htm
The Release Notes are available at http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E14223_01/bia.796/e14222/toc.htm while the System Requirements and Supported Platforms doc is available online at http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E14223_01/bia.796/e14221.pdf