Calculating Models

In This Section:

Managing Databases

Managing Calculations

Calculation (Calc) Scripts

Calculating Direct Allocation Data

Transferring Data

Genealogy Data

Calculating Multistage Contribution Paths in Genealogy

After you validate the structure and data of a model, you must deploy the databases and then calculate the model. Profitability and Cost Management performs two calculations:

The direct allocation data is required for genealogy, so it must be calculated first.

You can run the operations directly from the screen, or schedule a suitable time.

Caution!

Before calculating a model, ensure that cost, revenue, and driver data have been loaded into Essbase; otherwise, the calculation scripts run using an empty data set.

Use the following procedures to deploy and calculate the databases: