Oracle Planning
New Feature Summary
  1. February 2019 Update
  1. Revision History
  2. Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud, February Update
    1. Planning and Budgeting Cloud and Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud
        1. View Size and Last Modified Date of Snapshot
        2. New Aggregate Storage Function in Calculation Manager
        3. New Workforce Forms Enable Quick Updates to Source Data
        4. Calculating Incremental Workforce Data
        5. HCM Extract Updates in Data Management
        6. Deleting an Integration in Data Management
        7. New Source Expression Types in Data Integration
        8. New REST APIs for Administration and Optimizing Performance

February 2019 Update

Revision History

This document will continue to evolve as existing sections change and new information is added. All updates appear in the following table:

Date Feature Notes
24 JAN 2019   Created initial document.

Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud, February Update

This guide outlines the information you need to know about new or improved functionality in this update.

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Planning and Budgeting Cloud and Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud

View Size and Last Modified Date of Snapshot

The Snapshots tab in Migration now displays snapshot size and last modified date and time of available snapshots.

New Aggregate Storage Function in Calculation Manager

The @LIST (Argument) aggregate storage function is now available in Calculation Manager. This function can be used in the Point of View of an Aggregate Storage custom calculation or allocation.

New Workforce Forms Enable Quick Updates to Source Data

Four new forms are available to the Workforce business process of oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud. These forms allow you to quickly make changes to the source data for existing employees, entities, and jobs. Each form is associated with rules appropriate for the kind of data you updated.

Calculating Incremental Workforce Data

To stay up-to-date with HR changes, you can import new and update information  frequently into Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud. This release greatly improves the loading of updated data into the Workforce process using Data Management.

After the Data Management load process, the changed and new data displays in the appropriate Workforce forms.

HCM Extract Updates in Data Management

You can now take the latest update from an Oracle HCM extract while retaining all existing mappings and definitions for the target application in Data Management.

Deleting an Integration in Data Management

From the System Maintenance Tasks in Data Management, you can now delete an entire integration including the name, import format, location, mappings, and data rules created in Data Integration.

New Source Expression Types in Data Integration

New source expressions types have been added for the import format in Data Integration.  Source expressions operate on the value that is read from the import file, and are used to transform and augment values for source dimensions.

New REST APIs for Administration and Optimizing Performance

New REST APIs are available for administrators  to optimize application performance.