This month we're talking to Vice President of Customer Success at Anaplan, Chris Boehmer. Anaplan is a strong planning cloud contender in the Performance Management space with leadership in Gartner's Magic Quadrant...and we wanted to know more about it! A huge thanks to Chris for volunteering his time, given Anaplan's super busy quarter end. He also … Continue reading Performance Management Techcast S2 Ep 5 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!
This information continues to evolve. Last updated: June 5, 2019 12:54pm CDT Welcome to June 2019! And with it, *so* many changes to both the Oracle EPM and Oracle Analytics Cloud stacks. For this blog post, however, I will focus purely on Oracle EPM Cloud. The crazy big announcements for Oracle Analytics Cloud are coming … Continue reading EPM Cloud Update: BIG June 2019 Changes!
(via Unsplash at unsplash.com/photos/FHnnjk1Yj7Y) Last week I had the privilege to attend the Oracle EPM Cloud partner training in Reston, VA. This is a product-focused, 2-day training event held by Oracle and specifically for partners. I attended the Planning Cloud training. They also had EDMCS and FCCS training, which my colleagues attended. These trainings are … Continue reading 5 Takeaways from the Oracle Planning Cloud Partner Training
In 2018, I wrote a fun blog post with some general tips on strategizing Oracle Cloud security. It stemmed from a situation that my colleagues encountered, which helped me rethink the experience for those folks both transitioning from on-prem Hyperion Planning and those net new to Oracle Planning Cloud. In a word, Oracle Planning security … Continue reading Planning Cloud Series: Security Strategy (Part II)
Application security: an afterthought. A cumbersome chore. A thankless task. The stuff of nightmares. Yep, it's all of those things, yet so critical. Especially in this day and age. (credit: Google images) But does it have to be? This is a multi-part series that focuses on Oracle Planning Cloud security. The tips provided in this … Continue reading Planning Cloud Series: Security Strategy (Part I)
Although a good number of us Oracle OpenWorld 2016 (OOW) attendees are still recovering from the madness last week, it's time to get back to work. The OOW attendance figures are flying in and some are very interesting. It's time to have another conversation about FCCS (Financial Consolidation & Close Cloud Service). This budding Oracle … Continue reading EPM Cloud Update: Let’s Talk about FCCS