Tag Archives: Essbase

Solution Highlight: Creating HFM Journals From Planning

In today’s post, I wanted to take some time to talk about a recent solution I implemented for a customer.  The customer implemented Planning, HFM and FDM several years ago.  Very recently, a business realignment was announced.  Several product lines … Continue reading

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1 FDM Application, Multiple Targets

Each month I endeavor to present a new topic.  In general, I have a couple of topics in draft at any point in time, call it my virtual notepad.  When an interesting topic (or what I think could be interesting … Continue reading

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FDM & Essbase – A Winning Combination

If you’ve ever spent any time with me, you likely know that I can quote a lot of movies.  It’s a weird talent that I have. So as I was thinking about this post I did a quick scan of … Continue reading

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Using the Check Report to Proactively Identify Data Quality Issues

As our financial world continues to evolve, every company – public and private – faces increasing scrutiny of their financial statements.  This extends not only to the financial performance but also to the quality of the data.  In this posting, … Continue reading

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Moving Data Between EPM Applications

So you’ve purchased Oracle Hyperion Planning, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) & Financial Data Quality Management (FDM).  You determine that you need actual data from HFM in Planning to support your budgeting process.  Additionally, you want to load budget data back … Continue reading

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FDM’s Top 10 Out of the Box Features

Over the course of my various FDM implementations as well as participation on the OTN FDM message board, I’ve encountered a number of requirements that FDM addresses natively – no custom coding required.  Recently, I had the highly original idea … Continue reading

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