I recently had to figure out how to create a Top 5 and Bottom 5 ranked report for a customer. It's been years since I've had to do this, so it was a nice little problem to solve. Management Reporting (MR) has a number of carryover functions from FR. So how does MR translate this … Continue reading Narrative Reporting Series: Creating a Top (and/or Bottom) Report
This month we're talking about Oracle's Narrative Reporting suite, which is an EPM reporting tool on steroids and can handle just about every performance management reporting need: static reporting, ad hoc, narrative reporting, disclosures, statutory reporting, and regulatory filing. Anthony and I interview Al Marciante, Sr. Director of Product Management at Oracle (and also oversees … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast S2 Ep 3 released!
In our second episode of 2021, we give you the second part in a two-part series. In this next (and final) part, Anthony and I do an Oracle EPM wish list for 2021! We had a lot of fun making this two-part series. Enjoy! You can catch our podcast on the following platforms: Apple Podcasts, Spotify, … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast: New Year’s Bash episode – Part II of II!
Side note: Back in 2020 I was invited to be a guest presenter for the Analytics and Data Oracle User Community. I was pretty honored to be part of their December techcast - I was given the white glove treatment during prep, execution, and even now after this presentation! My topic was the new OAC-EPM … Continue reading Oracle Analytics Cloud-EPM Cloud Direct Connect!
Happy New Year, everyone! In our first episode of 2021, we give you the first part in a two-part series. In this first part, Anthony and I do an Oracle EPM year-end review! (and boy, there was a lot to recap!) Luckily, we kept it to ~30 minutes. We had a lot of fun making … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast: New Year Bash’s episode – Part I of II!
We have now launched our fourth podcast episode! In this episode we interviewed two Oracle EPM consultants in the Planning space. Peter Nitschke, co-founder of Pivot2 Solutions and Jake Turrell, CEO of his own independent consulting firm, Turrell Consulting, gave us their take on the Planning space and trends they're seeing today. Thanks to you … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast S1 Ep 4 released!
We have now launched our third podcast episode! In this episode we interviewed two experts in the consolidations space about their industry experiences. Kathryn Watkins, a Sr. Manager on the consulting side at OneStream Software (a solution which focuses on Corporate Performance Management), and Geordan Drummond, a Product Manager at Alithya primarily working with Oracle … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast S1 Ep 3 released!
We have now launched our second podcast episode! In this show we interviewed the CEO, Quin Eddy, and CCO, Tony Scalese, of OneCloud, a technology agnostic, no code data integration company started in 2017. It was a pleasure interviewing this hard-working duo to get their take on: the Performance Management landscape, exciting new features in … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast S1 Ep 2 released!
In the Sept 2020 (20.09) release of EPM Cloud, Oracle unveiled the next iteration of their dashboard, Dashboard 2.0. Built upon the powerful Oracle JET platform, Dashboards 2.0 will allow for more modern and advanced visualizations. To name some highlights of this release, you can now add geomaps, spark charts, ring gauges, pyramids, and waterfall … Continue reading 5 Things to Know about Dashboards 2.0
We have now launched our very first podcast episode! In this inaugural show, we interviewed the brilliant and candid Matt Bradley. Matt is the SVP of Development at Oracle, and he has been the long-time leader of Performance Management there, first with Hyperion and then Oracle (once Hyperion was acquired). It was a pleasure interviewing … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast S1 Ep 1 released!