Setting Up Administration Services

This topic describes how to set up Administration Services so that you and/or other administrators can begin using it to manage Essbase.


This topic does not apply if Essbase Server is in Oracle Enterprise Performance Management System security mode.

  To set up Administration Services:

  1. Start Administration Services.

  2. Connect to Essbase Administration Server using the default administrator account.

  3. Use the User Setup Wizard to establish yourself as an Administration Services user.

  4. Use the User Setup Wizard to create other Administration Services users and set up their connections to Essbase Servers.

  5. If you haven't already, change the password for the administrator account.

  6. If necessary, have other users add the appropriate Essbase Servers to their Enterprise View.

  7. Make a backup copy of the files that are used to store user information for Administration Services. See the Oracle Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management System Installation and Configuration Guide for more information.

  8. Specify an outgoing mail (SMTP) server.

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