Apps Associates Successfully Executes an Oracle BI R12 Upgrade for Energy Management Company

April 30, 2014

April 30, 2014 – Apps Associates Successfully Executes an Oracle BI R12 Upgrade for Energy Management Company

Apps Associates announced that they have successfully executed an Oracle BI R12 upgrade project for a global energy management company, has been executed successfully, and the company is now in post production support mode. The project included both OBIEE and Hyperion (Essbase) technologies and technology upgrades for Informatica, DAC, and OBIEE.

The upgrade process lasted about 3 months, and required extended hours and weekend support from the team to pass System Integration Testing (SIT) / User Acceptance Testing (UAT), and meet the go-live deadline. The systems are stable and a large number of users are logging in and using the upgraded application. The project was delivered on-time and was completed within allotted budgets, resulting in savings of approximately $200,000 for the customer. The project rigorously followed the QMS process for CMMI3 and passed the audit.

Key features of the project included:

  • R12 ETL remediation
  • Essbase cube development
  • DAC upgrade
  • Informatica upgrade
  • OBIEE new reports development and decommissioning
  • BI Illustrator
  • Cognos cubes migration to Essbase Hyperion

The client is a multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. They provide integrated solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive, and green, and have over 140,000 employees in more than 100 countries worldwide.


About Apps Associates

Apps Associates is a global provider of business and IT services and solutions that cover the entire IT life cycle from assessment and planning through implementation, application development, application and load testing, training, and ongoing management and support. Apps Associates is a Platinum Level member in Oracle Partner Network and is recognized as an Advanced Consulting Partner in cloud services by Amazon Web Services.

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