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Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Officially Joins Oracle Applications Unlimited …

Hyperion EPM officially joins Oracle Applications Unlimited…What does all of this mean for you? Applications Unlimited is Oracle’s commitment to continuous innovation while also providing a commitment to offer Oracle Premier Support through at least 2030. Oracle understands that on-premises applications are important for many customers. Oracle will not discontinue offering Oracle Premier Support on

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Essbase Patch Set Update 11.1.2.4.033 is Available

The Hyperion Product Management recently advised the release of Patch Set Updates (PSU) for Oracle Hyperion Essbase 11.1.2.4.x. These PSU downloads are available from the  My Oracle Support > Patches & Updates section. Hyperion Essbase Server 11.1.2.4.033 Patch 29749662: Essbase Server Hyperion Essbase Client 11.1.2.4.033 Patch 29749652: Essbase RTC Patch 29749659: Essbase Client Patch 29749653:

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KScope is 3 weeks away!

We are really looking forward to the upcoming KSCOPE19 conference in Seattle – the BEST event focused on Oracle EPM Cloud and Oracle EPM (Hyperion) products for users, administrators and consultants alike. https://kscope19.odtug.com/ If you are still on the fence about attending, what are you waiting for? Here are our top 3 things we are

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Oracle Hyperion Financial Reporting 11.1.2.4.711 is Available

Hyperion Product Management have advised the release of a Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Hyperion Financial Reporting 11.1.2.4.x. Hyperion Financial Reporting PSU 11.1.2.4.711 Patch 29712951 This PSU is available from the My Oracle Support > Patches & Updates section. This is a patch set update (PSU). This patch set update is a partial installation.

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Reporting Beyond the Numbers

Join us May 23rd at 2:30pm at The Ballroom. RSVP today by emailing Brenda at brenda@goalgetters.com. Reporting Beyond the Numbers – A Better Approach to producing Narrative Performance Reports As a senior finance professional of your organization, you are tasked with telling the company story on a periodic basis through various report outputs. The focus

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EPM Patch Set Updates – April 2019

The following are the Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Patch Set Updates (PSU) released last month (April 2019). The “Patch” ID links will access the patch directly for download from “My Oracle Support” (login required). Hyperion Product  Link Essbase Patch Set Update 11.1.2.4.031 is Available               Link   Oracle Smart View for Office  Link None this month

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Oracle EPM Security Alert (19-06-19): Weblogic Serious Vulnerability

UPDATED: 19-06-19 The most recent wave of cyber attacks continue to target Oracle’s Weblogic — a middleware technology commonly used in many leading software packages, including Oracle Hyperion EPM on-premise software (Reference: CVE-2019-2725 and CVE-2019-2729).  Specifically, various public articles reference the most immediate threat to be from Sodinokibi — a form of ransomware that is

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2019 Update: Top 4 Must-Know Trends for CPM & EPM Solutions

UPDATED: 2019-10-28 Corporate Performance Management (“CPM“) and Enterprise Performance Management (“EPM“) solutions are cornerstone tools for Finance and Accounting teams to better understand their organization’s financial performance and help drive future business plans.  Though CPM & EPM Solutions have been around since the 1980’s, this type of software only really became mainstream when companies started

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In search of the CPM & EPM solution grail

The Goal Getters (“TGG”) are in constant pursuit of the CPM & EPM solution grail for our clients — better ways for Finance and Accounting to understand their organization’s financial performance and drive future business plans.  It is a solution grail in the sense that it is elusive since the right CPM & EPM solution

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Four Reasons to Avoid CPM Solutions from Your ERP Vendor

Corporate Performance Management (CPM) Systems help companies handle financial and operational planning, financial consolidation and close, intercompany elimination, account reconciliation, reporting and analysis and other finance processes. Gartner first recognized the CPM software category in the early 2000s, when the sector was dominated by independent vendors like Hyperion, Cognos, and OutlookSoft. Over time, many of

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Essbase Patch Set Update 11.1.2.4.031 is Available

The Hyperion Product Management recently advised the release of Patch Set Updates (PSU) for Oracle Hyperion Essbase 11.1.2.4.x. These PSU downloads are available from the  My Oracle Support > Patches & Updates section. Hyperion Essbase Server 11.1.2.4.031 Patch 29260080: Essbase Server Hyperion Essbase Studio 11.1.2.4.031 Patch 29260139: Essbase Studio Server Patch 29260141: Essbase Studio Console

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Statement of Direction – Hyperion Strategic Finance

READ THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT OF DIRECTION: Hyperion Strategic Finance Statement of Direction (Doc ID 2520739.1) This document provides an overview of the strategic plans and future direction for Oracle Hyperion Strategic Finance. Executive Overview Hyperion Strategic Finance is a feature rich financial forecasting and modeling solution with on-the-fly scenario analysis and modeling capabilities. It helps

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Statement of Direction – Hyperion Planning:Offline Planning

READ THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT OF DIRECTION: Hyperion Planning: Offline Planning Statement of Direction (Doc ID 2520717.1) This document provides an overview of the strategic plans and future direction for the Offline Planning feature of Oracle Hyperion Planning. Executive Overview Hyperion Planning: Offline Planning feature is Smart View Excel Add-in install that allows Hyperion Planning users

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Statement of Direction – Hyperion Planning Simplified Interface

READ THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT OF DIRECTION: Hyperion Planning: Simplified Interface Statement of Direction – Doc ID 2520698.1 This document provides an overview of the strategic plans and future direction for the Oracle Hyperion Planning Simplified Interface.    Executive Overview The Oracle Hyperion Planning Simplified Interface is an alternative to the Workspace Interface to Hyperion Planning.

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