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Oracle Hyperion On-premises Support is Extended Through 2030!

Posted by Hyperion Consultant

Dec 13, 2017 12:09:05 PM

As you may have seen, Oracle announced at KScope 2017 in San Antonio that it has extended support for a number of on-premise Hyperion tools. In case you missed it, here's the lowdown...

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Topics: Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Hyperion Planning

3 Things to Consider When Considering an Oracle HFM Implementation

Posted by Hyperion Consultant

Nov 20, 2017 4:48:04 PM

Before embarking on an Oracle HFM implementation or upgrade, do a little homework and understand what you are about to get into.  Some business teams and IT folks see a Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) product demo and say I need that. However, before you write a check and start piling up papers and creating project plans, speak with someone who’s has successfully done this before. 

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Topics: Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Implementation or Upgrade

Standardization of Your Chart of Accounts Using Oracle FCCS or HFM

Posted by Hyperion Consultant

Nov 17, 2017 12:40:23 PM

You’ve acquired a new company and they have their own GL system. How do you bring in your newly acquired company and have them map to your ERP chart of accounts while maintaining flexibility and ease of maintenance? And, more importantly, how can you encourage standardization of your chart of accounts across the organization?

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Topics: Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Oracle FCCS, Finance Best Practices, Oracle Products

Top 5 Fixes for Planning and Budgeting Issues

Posted by Hyperion Consultant

Feb 21, 2017 12:35:35 PM

Your top priority in Finance is margin and earnings performance. The Finance team must prepare for organizational challenges that could occur at any time by focusing on working capital management. Basically as much as you'd like to spend time analyzing results, there are planning and budgeting issues that will always need your attention. Not to mention, there are many issues that prevent the Finance team from efficiently organizing and gathering the vast amounts of data required for metrics that are used in strategic decision-making. So, let’s deal with some of them head on!

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Topics: Budgeting and Forecasting, Cloud Hosting, Oracle PBCS, Finance Best Practices