Chapter 10. Essbase Analytics Option
Welcome to the exciting world of Essbase Analytics known as the Aggregate Storage Option (ASO).
In the first nine chapters of this book, we have taken you from being a competent IT professional that is an Essbase novice, to that same competent IT professional who is now a capable Essbase programmer/administrator as well. All along this journey, we've been using the Block Storage Option (BSO) database architecture.
We have presented all of the instructions, teachings, and examples based on the BSO, in Essbase. All of the efficient methods of processing, performance tuning, and database design have been geared towards using the BSO. In fact, prior to Essbase version 7.x, your only option was the use of the BSO ...