Docker & Essbase: Bring the Cloud to You

Session Number: 8376
Track: Essbase
Sub-Categorization: Other Essbase
Session Type: Tips, Techniques and Tuning
Primary Presenter: Jason Jones [Senior Solutions Architect - Applied OLAP, Inc.]
Time: Jun 26, 2019 (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)
Room: 611, Level 6

Speaker Bio: Jason Jones has extensive experience in developing, tuning, and enhancing Essbase, Hyperion Planning, and Oracle Data Integrator solutions. This experience is complemented by his deep programming expertise, which includes developing software in Java, mobile solutions for the iOS platform, and relational databases, as well as his familiarity with many scripting and related tools which add value to EPM solutions. He is passionate about performance tuning, optimization, programming solutions for the EPM community, and sharing his knowledge with others.

Jason is the creator of the popular and free Drillbridge product, which allows for easy implementation of drill-through to relational databases from Smart View, Planning, and Financial Reporting.

Technologies or Products Used: Essbase, Docker

Session Summary for Attendees:  Docker is a modern technology for rapidly deploying and containerizing servers both on-premises and on the cloud. This presentation will introduce the Docker technology in a practical way, exploring interesting Essbase/EPM use cases in which Docker can be used to open up and enhance infrastructure, development, and testing in EPM organizations of any size.