Cases & inspiration

ICM report can be 60% faster

While running the Intercompany Matching System report, time can be spared. This can be done simply by not using the default option during the currency translations. We’ve seen the run time become much faster, from 35 minutes to only 5. How do you handle this? Creating an Intercompany Matching report is about the translation of […]

Patching Oracle EPM/ Hyperion – Q4 2017

Each quarter, Oracle releases patches for all its products, including your Hyperion products. And each quarter we give you an overview of the most important changes. Which patches are relevant to your organization? With this article, we will list the most recent patches for the Hyperion Products (HFM, Planning, Essbase, EPMA, Reporting, Foundation and Shares […]

Patching Oracle EPM/ Hyperion – Q3 2017

Each quarter, Oracle releases patches for all its products, including your Hyperion products and each quarter we give you an overview of the most important changes. Which patches are relevant to your organization? This article lists the most recent patches for the Hyperion Products (HFM, Planning, Essbase, EPMA, Reporting, Foundation and Shares Services). For the […]

How to use dates in HFM

Sometimes, you might want to calculate figures based on dates in HFM. For example, to calculate ‘average sales per week’ based on the start and end date of a product. As HFM does not support out of the box functionality for entering dates, it might seem impossible to use dates. However, quite a lot is […]

Finding the figures; equity elimination and contribution in HFM

How exactly is a consolidation achieved? And how are equity elimination and contribution triggered? In short, how does the consolidation process find its way within HFM? In this blog, we take a look at the equity elimination and contribution. Let’s take a fairly simple organization structure with two subsidiaries (Europe_Sub and USA_Sub), a Holding and […]

How to manage your metadata quickly in HFM or Planning

Using the dimension editor in EPMA to quickly add multiple members is often a tedious and time-consuming job. It takes a lot of clicks and repetitive actions. Only think about when you have to add multiple aliases for the same member, or have to set the same user attribute over and over again for each […]

Magic & more… in Hyperion Planning

Apparently unexplained errors can arise during an installation or migration. Finding the reason for these errors may take a lot of time. However, the solution is often found in a tiny detail. In the “Magic & more” series, we share our discoveries with you. This time, we’ll discuss a detail in Hyperion Planning. We discovered […]

Stabilize your Oracle Hyperion environment

Experience shows that Oracle Hyperion environments perform in an adequate manner during implementation and right after going live. However, Hyperion applications are dynamic applications that tend to grow both in terms of data records and added functionality. How do you stabilize your Oracle Hyperion environment? After a certain amount of time, the growth of the […]

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