Adding a Spreadsheet from Excel Using the Smart View Plug-In in Oracle Hyperion ESSBase

Excel is an Electronic Spreadsheet Program; an electronic spreadsheet is a computer software program that is used for storing, organizing and manipulating data. Spreadsheets are often used to store financial data. There are more options to enhance its performance and capabilities. In this Oracle Essbase End-user Tools blog, we’ll explore how Essbase and its specific

Problem in Opting a Methodical EPM Vendor…? Here are the tips to choose best

  The product-selection committee should work to create a shortlist of target EPM software vendors, winnowing the list to the smallest possible number (two vendors are better than three, for example). The committee should ask each shortlisted vendor to build a working example of the application. This is also the point to double-check references. One

7 reasons to replace your Planning Spreadsheets

Spreadsheets. Love them or hate them, we all use them. However, as useful as spreadsheets can be, they are often pushed beyond their limits in a business setting when teams or departments need to collaborate to develop complex plans, budgets, and forecasts. Yet despite their failings and frustrations, many companies continue to use spreadsheets for

Best course of action in Budgeting with SAP BPC

  Business challenges: In today’s challenging economy, the answers to three rudimentary Performance questions are more important than   ever: How are we doing? Why are we on or off track? What should we do to address performance gaps quickly? To answer these questions and to anticipate the best course of action for better business out

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Scheming for Metadata Loading (.ads) in Oracle Hyperion Planning

Scheming for Metadata Loading (.ads) in Oracle Hyperion Planning

  Commonly every one Build metadata and Data in Oracle Hyperion Planning EPMA application by using .ads format. In this Blog am going to say simple steps to design .ads file input format through Excel. Data reorganize is nothing but load data from source to target cube including complex mappings. This is common exercise in

TIME SERIES ANALYSIS & FORECASTING USING TM1 EMPOWERED BY R (PART 2)

TIME SERIES ANALYSIS & FORECASTING USING TM1 EMPOWERED BY R (PART 2)

Cognos TM1-R Architecture: Contents: 1.Overview of IBM Cognos TM1 (Part 1) 2.Exporting historical data from Cognos TM1 to R (Part 1) 3.Overview of R (Part 2) 4.Importing historical data into R (Part 2) 5.Performing Time series analysis and projecting forecast in R (Part 2) 6.Importing forecast data to Cognos TM1 (Part 2) 3.Overview of R

Data Transfigure From one OLAP cube to other

Data Transfigure From one OLAP cube to other

An OLAP cube is a multidimensional database that is optimized for data warehouse and online analytical processing (OLAP) applications   Creating OLAP Cubes: SSAS is an Online Analytical Processing, OLAP, data mining and reporting tool in Microsoft SQL Server. By using this SSAS OLAP Cubes can be created. For creating cubes you have to create Data Source, Data Source View

How to assign security rights to users and features to work on IBM planning analytics?

How to assign security rights to users and features to work on IBM planning analytics?

Securing software models, applications, and data is a top concern for all IT and business leaders. IBM Cognos TM1 supports robust security features to cater various levels of business users with variety of security options. Security features in TM1 gives a wide range of opportunities for the administrator to control over users who access TM1

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14 focus points to align operations strategy to business strategy

14 focus points to align operations strategy to business strategy

Aligning operations strategy to business strategy Operations strategy must be aligned to business strategy. If not the organizations will end up with inefficiencies and loses competitive advantage. The 14 focus points mentioned below can help to avoid such problem. Introduction: According to Porter three generic strategies that a firm can use to competitively distinguish itself:

10 Step Model to Align business processes and achieve business excellence

10 Step Model to Align business processes and achieve business excellence
Business Process

Aligning business processes and achieving business process excellence  If your organization is using a Balance Scorecard and have a running ERP system, then you can adopt the following 10-step model to achieve process excellence. This approach will help you to assess the process maturity, prioritize, select a suitable approach for process excellence, launch an initiative,