Extracting Data from Oracle Business Intelligence 12c Using the BI Publisher REST API

Introduction This post details a method of extracting data from an Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) environment that is integrated with Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher (BIP) 12c. The environment may either be Cloud-Based or On-Premise. The method utilizes the BI Publisher REST API to extract data from a BIP report. It also uses BIP […]

Oracle GoldenGate: Parameter Substitution

Introduction Oracle GoldenGate (OGG) provides a mechanism for assigning values to parameters at run time. In this article we shall discuss this feature and show you how to reference operating system variables from within an OGG parameter file. Main Article Typically when we create OGG Groups we edit a parameter file and define configuration options. […]

How to force OGG to use ENABLED Invalid or Non-Validated Keys

Introduction If a table has a PK constraint or a Unique Constraint that is Non-Validated or Invalid, Oracle GoldenGate will by default not use those keys to uniquely identify a row.  It will use all columns to uniquely identify a row.  This may become an issue due to the increased space required for both trails […]