The Profitability and Cost Management Administrator or admin role enables you to perform these tasks:
Create and manage user accounts using Shared Services.
Provision users for Shared Services authentication.
Manage the Shared Library and Profitability and Cost Management dimensions and members in Performance Management Architect.
Generate multidimensional Essbase databases for Standard Profitability only.
Create, update, and delete model stages, drivers and points of view (POVs).
Create, update, and delete driver selections, assignments, assignment rules and assignment rules' selections.
Create, update, and delete applications and application preferences.
View and modify model data.
View trace allocations.
Back up and restore Profitability and Cost Management model components.
Transfer applications from one environment to another using the Lifecycle Management Utility. Promote data from one environment, such as development or testing, to another environment, such as production.
Monitor changes made to business objects.
The Profitability and Cost Management Administrator also manages the model metadata and data through the EPM Workspace.
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