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EVENT: Unlocking Strategic Insights – Leveraging OneStream for Enhanced FP&A Analytics

Register Harmonizing top-down with bottom-up plans unlock strategic insights.  Learn how with OneStream. Click here for webinar replay. Front-line operations often plan at levels of granularity necessary to support key business decisions, but these details are diverse and frequently vary from business area/unit to one another – from key business drivers, non-linear events, to initiatives that

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Let’s be kind, let’s give back!

Hopefully, as we back away from crisis levels caused by the pandemic, and are moving towards a return back to some form of normalcy, we are able to step back and count our blessings and be appreciative of what we have and how many of us have prevailed through these difficult times. Although it is

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What Is Profitability Analysis, & Why Does It Matter?

Profitability analysis is an important and powerful tool for Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) professionals looking to drive business results.  Such analysis not only shows what business units or product lines within an organization are profitable, but also helps model what-if scenarios – such as how pricing, new products and mix changes would impact customer

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Oracle EPM Security Alert (21-12-13): Hyperion Serious Vulnerability

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”

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EVENT: Leveraging Automations within Finance and Accounting

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

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Time to #ReInventFinance

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

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Value Creation with Intelligent Process Automations for Finance

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

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Oracle EPM Cloud – August 2021 Update

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

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Data Integrity and EPM

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

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Hyperion Shared Services is Available

The following Patch Set Update (PSU) has been released for Hyperion Shared Services and is available from the My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section. Hyperion Shared Services PSU Patch 33028338 The Readme file describes all of the requirements and instructions for applying this patch. Please review in its entirety. About this

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