Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) 11.2 On-Premises Release Information

Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) 11.2 On-Premises Release – What’s Coming and Other Important Information that you should be aware of! Please be advised that On-Premises Release 11.2 is scheduled for September, 2019*. (*Oracle Safe Harbor applies).

In addition, Oracle is announcing a “Continuous Innovation” release model for Oracle Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management System 11.2, delivering ongoing applications and underlying technology stack updates without a major upgrade. For more information, review Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Officially Joins Oracle Applications Unlimited – What Does This Mean?

Review the information below regarding On-Premises releases and DRM. Thank you to Margaret Reed, Mark Rinaldi and Al Marciante for their presentation on this topic.

On-Premises Release: 11.2 – Some Details

  • Uplift to FMW 12g release
    • Oracle Essbase will still be used for Hyperion EPM 11.2
  • Repository Simplification streamlines and simplifies infrastructure and architecture for the future
    • Replace Foundation services with a simpler RDBMS repository
    • Content migration for FR/Workspace to RDBMS repository
  • 3rd party certifications* including: ( *This is not an exhaustive list)
    • OS: Windows 2012, 2016 (Linux 7 & AIX 7.2 to follow in subsequent PSU)
    • RDBMS: Oracle 12.2, SQL Server 2019
    • Browser: Edge, Chrome, Firefox
    • JDK 1.8
  • Technical upgrade – out of place install
  • Enhancements delivered thru a series of feature bearing PSUs
    • Modelled on the series


DRM for Hyperion EPM Replaces EPMA in 11.2

  • Provides Superior Functionality for Dimension Maintenance and Hierarchy Management
  • Delivers Increased Value, Streamlined Application Maintenance via:
    • Single Dimension Definitions – Define target-specific derived properties & validation
    • Value inheritance – calculate values based upon a controlling hierarchy
    • Versioning – take historical snapshots, spin what-if scenarios, rollback to points-in-time
    • Derived properties – calculate values based on user defined functions and scripts
    • Custom validations – validate based on custom business logic
    • Custom exports – define custom exports to filter and transform master hierarchies
    • Compare hierarchies – on-demand “hot lists” of differences to ease reconciliation
  • Migration Utility from EPMA to DRM for EPM will be provided


On-Premises Release:

  • Defect Fixing, 3rd party certification updates, enhancements thru Dec 2020
  • Extended support available thru Dec 2021


For more information, review the following: