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Modify Essbase structure from a web page without using API

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015442D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Jan-20
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The disclosed architecture allows a user to perform operations on Hyperion(*) Essbase from web pages. With this solution, an user can build dimensions, load data, change security and so on. All available actions are listed in the ESSCMD commands. The user launches these commands from web pages developed with Active Server Pages (ASP) technology. The implementation of this solution is faster and simpler than a developement using Java and Essbase's API. This solution uses the following components: Web Server The web server is based on Microsoft(*) IIS 4.0. The web server store the ASP pages which access the SQL tables and the stored procedures.