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Wednesday, March 21

1:00pm PDT

Moving from On-Prem Essbase and OBIEE to Oracle Analytics Cloud in 6 Weeks or Le
Essbase is finally in the cloud! So should you consider migrating to the cloud? Join us for the session where we will introduce and demo Essbase cloud services. We will show you all the features and functions available in Oracle Analytics Cloud, show you what is the same between on-prem and the cloud and what is different. We will review how the steps to migrate your Essbase applications to the cloud and what roadblocks and pitfalls to look out for. We will then show you how to maintain your Essbase applications in the cloud. - dimension builds, data integrations, automations, and more. Come to the session to learn when and why migrating to the cloud may make sense for you.

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Wayne Van Sluys

Senior Consultant, interRel Consulting
Wayne Van Sluys has been working with Business Intelligence Analysis and Reporting since 1998, both as a Developer and Lead Architect. His work has primarily centers around the integration of OBIEE and Essbase. Wayne has a master's degree in education and brings a training and development... Read More →

Wednesday March 21, 2018 1:00pm - 1:50pm PDT
5-Rm 105

1:00pm PDT

Cloud Data Center, Infrastructure, Analytics and integration. Mind the gap!
There is a long list of products and services, but what do I need for Analytics? Is it just the Cloud service? Can I simply connect everything? Let's get to the bottom of this. Let’s get a holistic view on the infrastructure for hybrid cloud analytics. These topics are based on an onshore/offshore industry company moving it's analytics to the cloud, while having to deal with offshore locations as well.
This session will elaborate on how Analytics Cloud, RDC, VPN, GoldenGate, Data Integrator, ETL, FastConnect, Internet Exchanges, your ISP and datacenters are related to each other. 
The case study is a datawarehouse and analytics platform in the Oracle Cloud connecting to on-premises sources. The analytics-to-the-cloud first approach is often a great start in the cloud, but at that time you need to think beyond running queries, offloading the ETL-load and moving BI users to the Cloud.
We will mind the gap and compare the upside and downside of different infrastructural approaches.

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Hasso Schaap

Analytics Designer, Qualogy
Come talk with me about all kinds of Business Analytics and Business Process Management. Especially the Oracle Cloud Platform is in my interest. Just like specific Finance and Human Capital Management topics.I'm a certfied specialist in Business Analytics and Big Data.

Wednesday March 21, 2018 1:00pm - 1:50pm PDT
4-Rm 104

2:45pm PDT

Graph-enabled Data Discovery and Lightweight records of processing tool supporting GDPR requirements
Organizations are managing greater amounts of information from different sources and countries, and face complex privacy and data protection requirements. The European Union has introduced a sweeping General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As of May 2018, GDPR will enforce new accountability obligations and restrictions on international data flows affecting all organizations offering goods or services to EU residents.

GDPR SMART is an Oracle Consulting solution designed to help organizations address and mitigate potential risks associated with data processing activities. GDPR SMART is a graph-enabled platform that identifies all user Personal Information stored in their systems; automatically categorizes existing data sets; and analyzes potential risks inherent in these data. We will show how GDPR SMART supports the 2018 mandate. We will demo its rich functionality using Oracle Big Data Spatial and Graph technologies, with Big/Fast Data processing, NLP and machine learning.

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Wojciech Wcislo

Head of EMEA Warsaw ICCC, Oracle
Experienced consulting manager and architect with 10+ years of IT consulting experience out of which 6+ on various management positions. Consulting manager and P&L owner in EMEA consulting. Responsible for the delivery of consulting services and projects to regional customers, business... Read More →

Wednesday March 21, 2018 2:45pm - 3:10pm PDT
3-Rm 103

4:30pm PDT

A Cognitive Study on Data Visualization
With data volumes exploding and a greater variety of data available,business users want to explore more data and discover new insights that they can apply readily to improve business strategies, operations and customer engagement.With easier data exploration,users are seeking to increase the depth and frequency of their data analysis.This is a significant change because users who engage in analytics processes interact with data differently from what has been the norm with traditional BI.Rather than just consume data,they ask questions,try different views and approaches,build predictive models, and more.Supporting users’ forays into analytics is critical because it’s becoming clear in nearly every industry that organizations need to be more analytical to compete effectively.Visual analytics can help users become more productive with data by using software to integrate data analysis capabilities with modern,graphical ways of expressing information.Such technologies give users more power. This study that examines experiences with BI, visual analytics, and visual data discovery to uncover how organizations can move forward to make users more productive with data and use technologies to improve collaboration. This study explores where users are succeeding with BI and analytics and where visual analytics can improve their decisions. Currently, users are not fully satisfied with their ability to use visual analytics functionality. Training and education are needed to help them understand how to use visualization effectively and exploit new methods of data analysis. 

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Ranajoy Bose

Sr. Manager, Cloud Solution Engineering, Oracle
Ranajoy Bose is a Solution Engineering manager of the Analytics Pillar based out of the Oracle Cloud Solution Hub in Bangalore. He has more than 12 years of rich experience in Business Intelligence, Analytics and Data-warehousing across various verticals and geographies, with market... Read More →

Wednesday March 21, 2018 4:30pm - 5:00pm PDT
Thursday, March 22

12:00pm PDT

Spatial analytics with Oracle DV, Analytics Cloud, and Database Cloud Service
Oracle Data Visualization (DV) and Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) include powerful features to gain insights from spatial and location-based information. This session will first review the built-in spatial and mapping capabilities of DV and OAC. We will then cover techniques to extend these built-in capabilities with additional spatial analytics and mapping using using features of Oracle Spatial and Graph in Oracle Database Cloud Service.

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David Lapp

Product Manager, Oracle
David Lapp is senior principal product manager for Oracle's spatial and graph technologies, focused on Cloud and Big Data solutions. His experience includes working as Spatial and Business Intelligence solutions specialist in Oracle's Public Sector group, where he engaged with several... Read More →
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Jayant Sharma

Sr Dir, Prod Mgmt, Oracle USA Inc
Dr. Jayant Sharma is Director, Spatial Product Management at Oracle . He has over twenty years experience in databases and spatial information systems. He is currently focused on the product strategy, and design, of spatial components for Oracle's database and middleware products... Read More →

Thursday March 22, 2018 12:00pm - 12:30pm PDT
3-Rm 103

1:30pm PDT

Headache Due To Merger or Acquisition? Here's The Prescription for Financials
This session will describe a customer success story where the customer needed to quickly replace the budget/forecasting and financial reporting systems of a large business unit they had acquired (or they would face severe penalties). The customer is a large financial services company that is based in Jersey City, NJ (2.9bn annual revenues).

The customer chose to implement PBCS and BICS and have them run on Oracle DbaaS. Apps Associates performed the implementation and developed near real time integration across PBCS, BICS, EBS R12 and Workday. Apps Associates’ BICS Financial Accelerator was used to load data from EBS R12 into BICS/DbaaS and provide financial reporting. BICS was implemented as the single BI solution for all financial reporting and analysis - including drill down to detail.

The PBCS/BICS platform is now being rolled out to other areas of the organization.

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Myles Gilsenan

Practice Director, Apps Associates
Myles is a Director with Apps Associates and has more than 20 years of global experience in the design and deployment of large scale data warehousing and analytics solutions.  He spent the first 10 years of his career at a Big 4 consulting firm leading international ERP and BI deployments... Read More →

Thursday March 22, 2018 1:30pm - 2:20pm PDT
2-Rm 102

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