Today let's look at the basics of configuring frameworks in EPBCS. To recap, there are currently 4 frameworks that come out of the box with EPBCS when you enable the Enterprise application type: Financial Statement Planning ("Financials") Workforce Planning ("Workforce") Capital Asset Planning ("Capital") Project Financial Planning ("Projects") Taken directly from the Oracle EPM cloud … Continue reading EPBCS Series: Configuring Frameworks
Today, let's take a look at the steps for creating an EPBCS Enterprise application. If you're interested in the steps for creating other types of EPBCS applications, take a look at these past blog posts: Creating a Lite application Creating a Standard application First, to recap the basics: when you first log into EPBCS for … Continue reading EPBCS Series: Creating an Enterprise Application
Today, let's take a look at the steps for creating an EPBCS Standard application. If you're interested in the steps for creating other types of EPBCS applications, take a look at these blog posts: Creating a Lite application Creating an Enterprise application First, to recap the basics: when you first log into EPBCS for the … Continue reading EPBCS Series: Creating a Standard Application
In today's post we'll take a look at the creation of an initial EPBCS application. Then we'll dive into the Lite application type specifics. When you first log into EPBCS for the very first time, you're taken to a screen that can be a bit confusing. You're asked if you'd like to create a Planning … Continue reading EPBCS Series: Creating a Lite Application
Welcome to the EPBCS blog series! This week I'll be releasing a different "EPBCS 101" post everyday. To kick it off, let's do a generic overview and basic comparison to PBCS. For the past couple of weeks, I've had the privilege to support an Enterprise Planning Cloud: EPBCS project. EPBCS was just released in mid-May, … Continue reading EPBCS Series: Overview and Comparison to PBCS
The past 2 weeks have been a whirlwind for our EPM cloud team. We purchased instances of ARCS, FCCS, and Enterprise Planning Cloud (EPBCS). This was on top of our existing instances of BICS, PBCS, and EPRCS. We waited to receive information on FCCS...and then waited...and then finally followed back up with our contacts. In … Continue reading FCCS Quick Tip: Finding Your Instance
This week I received an email notification alerting me that one of my Oracle EPM cloud passwords was about to expire. Hmm...where do I change my password? And how often do I have to worry about this? And...what are the password requirements again? In our case, security is set up natively in our environment - … Continue reading EPM Cloud Quick Tip: Changing Your Password
And tonight Oracle finally lifted the "coming soon" veil on 2 of their EPM cloud products: FCCS and Enterprise Planning Cloud (also referred to as EPBCS). Take a look! Although I don't see new online documentation or videos, there is a datasheet and interesting FAQ now available for FCCS. And just in time - earlier today, … Continue reading Finally released: FCCS & Enterprise Planning Cloud!
Update 5/27: It was announced today in the RCD that the June update has been delayed until July. Last week the Planning & Budgeting Cloud customers received the RCD for the June 2016 release. (Note: despite the official online name change from PBCS & EPBCS to Enterprise Planning Cloud, the product is still being referred … Continue reading Enterprise Planning Cloud: The Mighty July 2016 Release!
Today during Collaborate 16, a formal announcement went out that I'm super proud of. interRel sent out a press release about a new book that we've published: Look Smarter Than You Are with Enterprise Planning Cloud. This book, an introduction to EPM/BI cloud technologies and a comprehensive journey about Enterprise Planning Cloud (also still referred … Continue reading Book Announcement: Oracle Enterprise Planning Cloud