Preface

Learn how to load and model data, manage users, and administer the service.

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Audience

Preparing Data in Oracle Analytics Cloud is intended for business intelligence analysts and administrators who use Oracle Analytics Cloud:

  • Administrators manage access to Oracle Analytics Cloud and perform other administrative duties such as backing up and restoring information for others.

  • Analysts load and model data and create reports for consumers. Data integration options range from self-service import to operational ETL updates. Analysts can select interactive visualizations and create advanced calculations to reveal insights in the data.

  • Consumers customize dashboard pages and work with their favorite reports. Dashboards allow consumers to quickly analyze and manage activity across their system.

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Related Documents

These related Oracle resources provide more information.

Conventions

This document uses the standard Oracle text and image conventions.

Text Conventions

Convention Meaning

boldface

Boldface type indicates graphical user interface elements associated with an action, or terms defined in text or the glossary.

italic

Italic type indicates book titles, emphasis, or placeholder variables for which you supply particular values.

monospace

Monospace type indicates commands within a paragraph, URLs, code in examples, text that appears on the screen, or text that you enter.

Videos and Images

Skins and styles customize the look and feel of Oracle Analytics Cloud, dashboards, reports, and other objects. Videos and images used in this guide may not have the same skin or style that you are using, but the behavior and techniques shown are the same.