Before beginning, prepare carefully
— Marcus Tullius Cicero
In Chapter 1, we familiarized ourselves with the architecture of Oracle Hyperion Planning and in this chapter; we will install and configure Planning software.
Take a look at the following conversation between a client and a Hyperion consultant:
Client: We were impressed by the demo of Oracle Hyperion Planning and we have decided to go with it and have already bought the license from Oracle. Now tell me what's next.
Hyperion Consultant: The next step is to finalize the hardware and then start the installation of Oracle Hyperion Planning.
Client: Ok, but Oracle has not sent me any software media - we have no CD or DVD.
Hyperion Consultant: We ...