Oracle announce tathl Excel spreadsheet add-in for Essbase will be not longer available.
With a “Statement of Direction” Oracle confirm the complete migration to Smart View:
After of January 1, 2013, Oracle Essbase Spreadsheet Add-in will no longer be available for general distribution with new releases of Oracle Essbase. Releases prior January 1, 2013 should be considered a terminal release for Essbase Spreadsheet Add-in and customers should make preparations to migrate to Oracle Hyperion Smart View for Office. Existing licensed customers of Oracle’s Essbase Spreadsheet Add-in will continue to be supported per the terms of their maintenance agreements with Oracle.
Essbase Spreadsheet Addin will be deleted starting from EPM version 22.214.171.124.