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Oracle Smart View for Office 11.1.2.5.801 is available

Hyperion Product Management recently advised the release of a Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Smart View for Office 11.1.2.5.x

Patch Set Update: 11.1.2.5.801 Oracle Smart View for Office Patch 28782572

 

This PSU download is available from the  My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section.

This document includes important, late-breaking information about this release of Oracle Smart View for Office. Review the Readme thoroughly before installing Smart View.

About the New Features in this Release

This section includes new features in Release 11.1.2.5.810. To review the list of new features from earlier releases, use the Cumulative Feature Overview tool. This tool enables you to identify the products you own and your current implementation release. With a single click, the tool quickly produces a customized report of new feature descriptions. This tool is available here.

 

New Features:

  • EPM Cloud Features
  • Oracle Analytics Cloud - Essbase Features
  • Support for Oracle Sales Planning Cloud
  • New VBA Function: Retrieve
  • Additional Information Added to Health Check
README:

Refer to the Readme files for information pertaining to the above requirements. The Readme file should also be consulted prior proceeding with the PSU implementation. This document contains important information that includes supported paths, implementing and configuration steps, list of new features and defects fixed, along with additional support information.

It is important to ensure that the requirements and support paths to this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file.

The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.

More Information:
  • Available Patch Sets and Patch Set Updates for Oracle Hyperion Smart View for Office (Doc ID 2220997.1)
  • Smart View Support Matrix and Compatibility FAQ (Doc ID 1923582.1)

 

Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) – December 2018 Updates

The following announcements and considerations are outlined in the upcoming Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) update:

Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) December 2018

Monthly Update Schedule:

Oracle will apply the latest updates to your test environments starting at 23:00 UTC (15:00 PST) on Friday, December 7, 2018 and to your production environment on Friday, December 21, 2018, also starting at 23:00 UTC. The updates will be applied to your environments during the first subsequent daily maintenance.

Backing up the daily maintenance snapshot and restoring the environment as needed are self-service operations. Oracle recommends that you download the maintenance snapshot every day to a local server. Refer to Backing Up and Restoring an Environment Using the Maintenance Snapshot in Getting Started with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud for Administrators.

Announcements:

  • Classifying Deferred Tax Assets and Liabilities
  • Calculating the Weighted FX Rate
  • Dynamic Calc Jurisdiction
  • Supplemental Data Support for Negative Number Colors
  • Supplemental Data Manager Governors
  • Smart View Support for Dashboards
  • New EPM Automate Utility Version
  • Data Management Dimension and Attribute Column Enhancements
  • HsSetValue Accepts Additional Data Types
  • System Maintenance Task Options Enhancements

Upcoming Changes:

  • Proposed Changes to Application-Level Access Control
  • Ability to Create New Composite Forms
  • Classic Dimension Editor

Defects Fixed:

  • Software issues addressed each month will be posted to Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights (Doc ID 2055579.1).

Considerations:

  • Tax Automation Migration Configuration Task Removed
  • Removal of Block Storage Cube Runtime Statistics

 

Refer to the following links and documents for further information:

  • Oracle Cloud Release Readiness - Get up to speed on the latest cloud release and ensure your upgrade is a success with Oracle's Release Readiness assets. To access this broad range of assets, locate your service on the left, then choose a release from the service's drop-down menu. Learn and how to plan your upgrade by reviewing expanded discussions of new features,including capability overviews, business benefits, setup considerations and usage tips.
  • My Oracle Support (MOS) Knowledge Article: Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights Doc ID 2055579.1

 

Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud (PCMCS) – December 2018 Updates

The following announcements and considerations are outlined in the upcoming Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud  (PCMCS) update:

Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud  (PCMCS) December 2018

Monthly Update Schedule:

Oracle will apply the latest updates to your test environments starting at 23:00 UTC (15:00 PST) on Friday, December 7, 2018 and to your production environment on Friday, December 21, 2018, also starting at 23:00 UTC. The updates will be applied to your environments during the first subsequent daily maintenance.

Backing up the daily maintenance snapshot and restoring the environment as needed are self-service operations. Oracle recommends that you download the maintenance snapshot every day to a local server. Refer to Backing Up and Restoring an Environment Using the Maintenance Snapshot in Getting Started with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud for Administrators.

Announcements:

  • New EPM Automate Utility Version

Upcoming Changes:

  • Proposed Changes to Application-Level Access Control

Defects Fixed:

  • Software issues addressed each month will be posted to Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights (Doc ID 2055579.1)
 

Refer to the following links and documents for further information:

  • Oracle Cloud Release Readiness - Get up to speed on the latest cloud release and ensure your upgrade is a success with Oracle's Release Readiness assets. To access this broad range of assets, locate your service on the left, then choose a release from the service's drop-down menu. Learn and how to plan your upgrade by reviewing expanded discussions of new features,including capability overviews, business benefits, setup considerations and usage tips.
  • My Oracle Support (MOS) Knowledge Article: Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights Doc ID 2055579.1

Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud (PBCS) – December 2018 Updates

The following announcements and considerations are outlined in the upcoming Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud (PBCS) update:

Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud (PBCS) and Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud (EPBCS) December 2018

Monthly Update Schedule:

Oracle will apply the latest updates to your test environments starting at 23:00 UTC (15:00 PST) on Friday, December 7, 2018 and to your production environment on Friday, December 21, 2018, also starting at 23:00 UTC. The updates will be applied to your environments during the first subsequent daily maintenance.

Backing up the daily maintenance snapshot and restoring the environment as needed are self-service operations. Oracle recommends that you download the maintenance snapshot every day to a local server. Refer to Backing Up and Restoring an Environment Using the Maintenance Snapshot in Getting Started with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud for Administrators.

Planning and Budgeting Cloud and Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud:

  • New EPM Automate Utility Version
  • Ability to Execute Jobs from Groovy Rules
  • Toggle Between HTML and PDF Report Output
  • HsSetValue Accepts Additional Data Types
  • Data Management Dimension and Attribute Column Enhancements
  • System Maintenance Task Options Enhancements
  • Work with Advanced Data Maps in Strategic Modeling
  • Smart View Support for Dashboards

Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud ONLY:

  • Create Custom Depreciation and Amortization Methods

Upcoming Changes:

  • Ability to Create New Composite Forms
  • Classic Dimension Editor
  • Proposed Changes to Application-Level Access Control

Considerations:

  • Removal of Block Storage Cube Runtime Statistics

Defects Fixed:

  • Software issues addressed each month will be posted to Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights (Doc ID 2055579.1)
 

Refer to the following links and documents for further information:

  • Oracle Cloud Release Readiness - Get up to speed on the latest cloud release and ensure your upgrade is a success with Oracle's Release Readiness assets. To access this broad range of assets, locate your service on the left, then choose a release from the service's drop-down menu. Learn and how to plan your upgrade by reviewing expanded discussions of new features,including capability overviews, business benefits, setup considerations and usage tips.
  • My Oracle Support (MOS) Knowledge Article: Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights Doc ID 2055579.1

Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud (FCCS) – December 2018 Updates

The following announcements and considerations are outlined in the upcoming Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud (FCCS) update:

Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud (FCCS) December 2018

Monthly Update Schedule:

Oracle will apply the latest updates to your test environments starting at 23:00 UTC (15:00 PST) on Friday, December 7, 2018 and to your production environment on Friday, December 21, 2018, also starting at 23:00 UTC. The updates will be applied to your environments during the first subsequent daily maintenance.

Backing up the daily maintenance snapshot and restoring the environment as needed are self-service operations. Oracle recommends that you download the maintenance snapshot every day to a local server. Refer to Backing Up and Restoring an Environment Using the Maintenance Snapshot in Getting Started with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud for Administrators.

Announcements:

  • Ability to Create New Composite Forms
  • New EPM Automate Utility Version
  • Data Management Dimension and Attribute Column Enhancements
  • HsSetValue Accepts Additional Data Types
  • System Maintenance Task Options Enhancements
  • Consolidation Report Enhancements
  • Supplemental Data Manager Governors
  • Supplemental Data Support for Negative Number Colors
  • Smart View Support for Dashboards

Upcoming Changes:

  • Proposed Changes to Application-Level Access Control
  • Classic Dimension Editor
  • Renaming Close Manager Feature Set
Defects Fixed:
  • Software issues addressed each month will be posted to Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights (Doc ID 2055579.1)

Considerations:

  • Removal of Block Storage Cube Runtime Statistics
  • Load Data to P&L Accounts Using FCCS_ClosingBalance_Input

 

Refer to the following links and documents for further information:

  • Oracle Cloud Release Readiness - Get up to speed on the latest cloud release and ensure your upgrade is a success with Oracle's Release Readiness assets. To access this broad range of assets, locate your service on the left, then choose a release from the service's drop-down menu. Learn and how to plan your upgrade by reviewing expanded discussions of new features,including capability overviews, business benefits, setup considerations and usage tips.
  • My Oracle Support (MOS) Knowledge Article: Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights Doc ID 2055579.1