3 Reasons why connecting from Tableau to the Data Warehouse Tables behind OBIEE is a Bad Idea

Connect Tableau to Data Warehouse

For several years Tableau users have wanted a way to connect to OBIEE and visualize the data or mashup OBIEE data with other external data.  Before BI connector became available and made it as easy as pie, Tableau users were presented with two options – download the data from OBIEE reports and import it into Tableau or connect […]

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Mash-up sales revenue data in OBIEE and revised target revenue in CSV file with Tableau using BI connector

Mash-up OBIEE Data

The Blue Bell Company uses Oracle BI(OBIEE) to store the sales revenue and sales planning data.  The Blue Bell team likes the meta data management capabilities of OBIEE.  The sales team likes the ease and simplicity of Tableau.  They are using BI connector to connect to OBIEE with Tableau. For one of the territories – Blue […]

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