Metabase Open Source BI

I recently tried out Metabase, an light weight open source reporting solution.  The premise is straight forward.  It’s a simple reporting tool allowing users to ask “questions” using a GUI, selecting physical columns from the tables in a connected database.  Installation was simple – download a .JAR file, run via JDK command line and within […]

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OBIEE Cache Clearing using Dynamic Repository Variables

I’ve found a lot of references to purging OBIEE cache using dynamic variables to assist with automating our cache purge process (to find a way to trigger the cache purging after ETL completes) Most references quote the Oracle admin guide:  “When the value of a dynamic repository variable changes, all cache entries associated with a […]

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