Chapter 1. Introduction to OLAP; Chapter 2. OLAP Concepts and History; Chapter 3. Design and Overall Methodology; Chapter 4. Building an Oracle OLAP Analytic Workspace; Chapter 5. Building Your Essbase Database; Chapter 6. Reporting from an OLAP Application; Chapter 7. Leveraging OLAP in Your Organization; Chapter 8. Keeping It Running; Chapter 9. Real-World Examples; Glossary; Index
Michael Schrader is the director of BI Strategy at Oracle. Dan Vlamis, founder of Vlamis Software Solutions, Inc., is a beta tester and customer advisory board member for Oracle BI and OLAP-related products. Mike Nader is a global domain expert for Essbase and Analytics with Oracle's Enterprise Performance Management and Business Intelligence team. Chris Claterbos is consulting manager for Vlamis Software, specializing in data warehousing and BI implementations. Dave Collins has been working with Essbase as a consultant and instructor for more than 15 years. Mitch Campbell is a global domain expert for Business Intelligence at Oracle. Floyd Conrad has been working with Hyperion Planning as a customer and sales consultant for more than 15 years.