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Designed entirely in the cloud from the ground up, BlackLine is a unified technology solution built specifically for accounting and finance. High-volume reconciliations can be some of the most time-consuming and painful components of the period-end close process. BlackLine Transaction Matching streamlines and automates detail-heavy reconciliations, such as bank reconciliations, credit card matching, intercompany reconciliations, and invoice-to-PO matching—all in
Account Reconciliation is a purpose-built business process available in the Oracle Fusion Cloud EPM designed to manage the global reconciliation process. It provides real-time visibility into the performance of reconciliations, ensuring that all reconciliations prepared are properly qualified. It also helps companies streamline and optimize performance by automating certain reconciliation tasks, including high volume transactional
Conquer complexity and improve the integrity of financial results by aligning account reconciliations with financial reporting. Replace spreadsheets or standalone accounts reconciliation software solutions with a unified Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software platform. Often seen as a back-office after thought, proactively and thoughtfully tackling Account Reconciliations can unlock tremendous value for Finance and Accounting, and
Rather than look at how fast you can close your books, how about focusing on how much value can be created as part of the financial close? Click here for webinar replay. There is plenty of literature out there focusing on streamlining the financial close and achieving greater efficiency – the fast close. While it
Update: 21-12-14 Oracle has provided updated instructions for Hyperion 11.2. Application specific instructions can be found by following the ‘My Oracle Support Documents’ link. Updated: 21-12-13 On Friday Oracle issued a security alert that may have an impact for your Oracle EPM systems. What is it: The vulnerability, assigned the name CVE-2021-44228, leverages a Java-based logging tool called “log4j”
Cost reductions and process efficiencies are at the forefront of organizational goals. Join us as we explore how automations can be leveraged within finance and accounting. Click here for webinar replay. It is no surprise that organizations are increasingly adopting automation and agile methodologies to allow their employees to focus on more strategic tasks. One
In 2019, we discussed the idea of Finance Business Partnering, highlighting the growing trend of finance needing to actively collaborate with the broader business function to truly drive the business. The onset of the pandemic in 2020 put the importance of Finance Business partnering and xP&A directly into the spotlight. Now, more than ever, the need of integrated
Cost reductions and process efficiencies are at the forefront of organizational goals, especially for the finance function. Given that labour is likely a company’s biggest expense, it is no surprise that more and more companies have adopted automation and agile methodologies to allow their employees to focus on more strategic tasks. One such form of
Each month, Oracle EPM Cloud releases a list of updates to each of the products in the EPM Cloud Suite. The patches are first deployed to Development environments (occurred on August 6th) and two weeks later to Production environments (August 20th after 22:00 UTC). Below are some of the highlights of changes made to your
As data operations have expanded and grown more complex, risk of disasters and outages has increased and this can cause significant downtime to your company’s operations, often resulting in a large potential loss of revenue. However, downtime is not the only potential consequence of security breaches. CPM/EPM software have been developed to meet the needs
The following Patch Set Update (PSU) has been released for Hyperion Shared Services 18.104.22.168.x and is available from the My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section. Hyperion Shared Services PSU 22.214.171.124.104 Patch 33028338 The Readme file describes all of the requirements and instructions for applying this patch. Please review in its entirety. About this
Hyperion Financial Close Management and Tax Governance PSU 126.96.36.199.256 Patch 32842799 188.8.131.52.256 PSU for Financial Close Management and Tax Governance are the same patch but have different readme steps. NOTE: If you have Tax Governance and Financial Close Management installed on same environment, please follow the readme steps from FCM 184.108.40.206.256 instead. NOTE: If you
Each month, Oracle EPM Cloud releases a list of updates to each of the products in the EPM Cloud Suite. The patches are first deployed to Development environments (occurred on July 2nd) and two weeks later to Production environments (July 16th after 22:00 UTC). Below are some of the highlights of changes made to your
With Gartner projecting that, by 2024, 70% of all new FP&A projects will have an extended scope beyond the Finance department, FP&A teams are buzzing with excitement. Why? Well, along with the bold statement on the future of FP&A, Gartner has also reinforced what many of FP&A leaders already know to be true. Finance’s role
If government finance is about anything, it is about data. Often vast amounts of data. Data that is received (from source systems such as ERPs or other agencies), data that is processed (such as budget formulation, allocations, and projections), and data that goes out the door (data to other agencies and reports to the pubic).