OLAP (online analytical processing) is computer processing that enables a user to easily and selectively extract and view data from different points of view. For example, a user can request that data be analyzed to display a spreadsheet showing all of a company's beach ball products sold in Florida in the month of July, compare revenue figures with those for the same products in September, and then see a comparison of other product sales in Florida in the same time period. To facilitate…
http://www.bigclasses.com/obiee-online-training.html. Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Suite (OBIEE+ and Essbase) is a complete, open, and architecturally unified business intelligence system for the enterprise that delivers abilities for reporting, ad hoc query and analysis, online analytical processing (OLAP), dashboards, and scorecards.
The SAP Business Information Warehouse enables Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) to format the information of large amounts of operative and historical data. OLAP technology enables multi-dimensional analyses according to various business perspectives.
Online analytical processing (OLAP) is a technology that provides an interactive connection to business information—the foundation for powerful multi-dimensional data analysis such as drillthrough to underlying data, slicing and dicing, multiple dimension hierarchies, and trend analysis between versions and time periods. Prophix leverages Microsoft Analysis Services, the leader in OLAP database services.Read more at http://www.prophix.com/technology/olap/