Don’t ‘Frankenstein’ Your Annual Budget With Excel Ever Again!
A recent survey by CFO Research, sponsored by Host Analytics, found that while more than half — 54 percent—of respondents still use spreadsheets/email for their budgeting process, only 6 percent are “very satisfied” with their current system.
Will You Be Trick-or-Treating or Copying-and-Pasting This Halloween?
It’s mid October.  At most companies, planning season is in full swing. 
Users Score CPM Vendors in Gartner Critical Capabilities Reports
What trusted sources do Finance and IT executives rely on for vendor product evaluations? The answer is typically through their peers; and analysts that specialize in their market segment.
5 Critical Steps in Successful Finance Transformation From Accenture [Webinar Recap]
Predicting the future with perfect clarity is impossible. Who saw Brexit coming? How about the end of brand loyalty or the rise of Snapchat? Accounting for change when everything is changing can make business planning a difficult affair.
Finance Transformation –  How to Get Started Using a Maturity Model [Webinar Preview]
Many Finance organizations today want to transform their departments or enterprises.  But transformation means different things to different people.
5 Easy Steps to Switching Planning Tools
It’s that time of year – when leaves turn their fall colors, kids are back in school, and of course, budgeting season ramps up.
Why Would Satisfied Oracle Hyperion Customers Leave?
I recently led a panel discussion with three ex Hyperion customers. I always love talking to our customers. It energizes me because I learn something new every time. Plus they help us get better, and they’re generally excited about the product – what’s not to love about that?
Migrating Oracle Hyperion EPM Applications to the Cloud
Accounting and Finance is well on its way to moving away from on-premises software to cloud-based ERP and enterprise performance management (EPM) solutions.
Oracle Audits? The Real Story Is Oracle’s Fake Cloud!
Oracle’s use of software audits to drive revenue are well-documented. These audits are, after all, an important way to ensure customers comply with your software agreement.
How a Hyperion Leader Became a Cloud Convert
Forbes recently interviewed Jon Temple, former EVP of WorldWide Field Operations at Hyperion, current CEO of HEAT Software, and Host Analytics board member.