2 How Do I Get Started?

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Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (North America, EMEA, APAC, and LAD)

These are the steps to get started when you deploy Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2) data regions in North America, EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa), Asia Pacific (APAC), and Latin America (LAD).

Note:

(North America and EMEA only) If your Oracle Cloud account started before 2nd March, some of your existing Oracle Analytics Cloud environments might not be deployed on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Gen 2. Oracle recommends that you start to create any new deployments on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Gen 2 (as outlined in this topic). If you decide to continue with your current deployment method, see Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (North America) - Accounts Started Before 14th February 2020 and Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (EMEA) - Accounts Started Before 2nd March 2020.

First Steps User More Information Book

Sign up for a free credit promotion or subscribe to Oracle Analytics Cloud through Universal Credits.

Buyer

Request and Manage Free Oracle Cloud Promotions

Buy an Oracle Cloud Subscription

Getting Started with Oracle Cloud

Understand the prerequisites

Administrator

Typical Workflow to Create Service

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Set up services for others to use

Administrator

Create Services with Oracle Analytics Cloud

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Add user accounts and manage their roles

Administrator

Set Up Users, Groups, and Application Roles

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Sign in to your service

Administrator

User

Verify Your Service and Sign In

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Get started with data visualization

  • Upload data

  • Explore data

  • Share insights

User

Get Started with Data Visualization

Visualizing Data and Building Reports in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Get started with enterprise data modeling

  • Create data models

  • Build reports and dashboards

  • Design and publish pixel-perfect reports

User

Get Started with Data Modeling

Get Started with Analyses and Dashboards

Get Started with Pixel-Perfect Publishing

Modeling Enterprise Data in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Visualizing Data and Building Reports in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Visualizing Data and Building Reports in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Migrate existing content to Oracle Analytics Cloud

Administrator

Migrate Content to Oracle Analytics Cloud from Other Environments

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud

Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (North America) - Accounts Started Before 14th February 2020

These are the steps to get started if your Oracle Cloud account started before 14th February 2020 and you currently deploy Oracle Analytics Cloud environments on regions in North American (such as Ashburn, Phoenix, or Toronto). From 14th February 2020, you can deploy Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Gen 2 and there is a new user experience for administrators.

First Steps User More Information Book

Understand when and how to use the new administration console

Administrator

FAQs About Managing Services in North America and EMEA

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Access your existing services from the new administration console Administrator View and Manage Other Analytics Services Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)
Start to create new services on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Gen 2 Administrator Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (North America, EMEA, APAC, and LAD) Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (EMEA) - Accounts Started Before 2nd March 2020

These are the steps to get started if your Oracle Cloud account started before 2nd March 2020 and you currently deploy Oracle Analytics Cloud environments on regions in EMEA (such as London or Frankfurt). From 2nd March 2020, you can deploy Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Gen 2 and there is a new user experience for administrators.

First Steps User More Information Book

Understand when and how to use the new administration console

Administrator

FAQs About Managing Services in North America and EMEA

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Access your existing services from the new administration console Administrator View and Manage Other Analytics Services Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)
Start to create new services on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Gen 2 Administrator Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (North America, EMEA, APAC, and LAD) Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Gen 2)

Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud Subscription

The way you get started with Oracle Analytics Cloud and Oracle Analytics Cloud Subscription is very similar. With both products you can size your service based on how many Oracle Compute Units (OCPUs) you want to deploy, and with Oracle Analytics Cloud Subscription you can also size your service based on how many people you expect to use it.

See Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud (EMEA) - Accounts Started Before 2nd March 2020 and Create a Service with Oracle Analytics Cloud Subscription.

Get Started with Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

These are the steps for getting started when you deploy Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic in a user-managed environment.

First Steps User More Information Book

Sign up for a free credit promotion or purchase a subscription to Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Buyer

Request and Manage Free Oracle Cloud Promotions

Buy an Oracle Cloud Subscription

Getting Started with Oracle Cloud

Understand the prerequisites

Administrator

Before You Begin with Analytics Cloud - Classic

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Set up Oracle Analytics Cloud services for others to use

Administrator

Set Up Analytics Cloud Services

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Add user accounts and manage their roles

Administrator

About Users and Roles in Analytics Cloud - Classic

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Sign in to your Oracle Analytics Cloud service

Administrator

User

How Do I Access Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic?

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Get started with data visualization

  • Upload your data

  • Explore data

  • Share insights

User

Get Started with Data Visualization

Visualizing Data and Building Reports in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Explore and replicate data

  • Connect to, explore, and replicate data

User

Get Started with Data Replication

Configuring Oracle Analytics Cloud

Get started with enterprise data modeling
  • Create data models

  • Build reports and dashboards

  • Design and publish pixel-perfect reports

User

Get Started with Data Modeling

Get Started with Analyses and Dashboards

Get Started with Pixel-Perfect Publishing

Modeling Enterprise Data in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Visualizing Data and Building Reports in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Visualizing Data and Building Reports in Oracle Analytics Cloud

Collaborate with data collection and scenario analysis

  • Explore the gallery templates

  • Create an application workbook in the cloud service and provision a user to access and query a cube

  • Administer an application by executing MaxL scripts on the service instance

  • Modify an outline in the cloud service

  • Manage jobs

Administrator

User

Explore the Gallery Templates

Create an Application in the Cloud Service and Provision a User to Access and Query the Cube

Manage Essbase Using the MaxL Client

Modify an Outline in the Cloud Service

Manage Jobs

Using Oracle Analytics Cloud - Essbase

Perform ad hoc analysis with Smart View

User

Perform an Ad hoc Analysis

Using Oracle Analytics Cloud - Essbase

Migrate existing content to Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Administrator

Migrate Content to Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Monitor cloud services

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Monitor Services

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic

Manage cloud services: back up, apply patches and roll back, scale up, scale down, and so on.

Administrator

Manage Services

Administering Oracle Analytics Cloud - Classic