The Importance of Profitability Analysis

What is Profitability Analysis? In today’s competitive environment, there is a need for most companies to analyze their profitability whether it be by Product, Customer, or Location in order to gain operational efficiencies. Profitability Analysis involves the allocation of expenses and analyzing profitability across several different dimensions or vantage points within the company. While a…

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Create hierarchy objects in Planning Analytics with Turbo Integrator functions

Planning Analytics provides its users with some new Turbo Integrator functions to create hierarchy objects for a dimension. In this blog I will go into more detail on enabling the new hierarchy creation setting, the different Turbo Integrator functions used to create hierarchy objects in Planning Analytics, and when each should be used. Enabling Hierarchy…

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How Oracle Hyperion Training Drives Value

eCapital has successfully completed hundreds of Oracle projects over the years. Specifically, we feel strongly about providing in-depth education to our clients. Installing a solution then heading out the door just isn’t in our DNA. We are proud to provide our clients best in class training using what we have learned through all this unique…

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PBCS Predictive Planning: Real Applications

Today there is more data available to organizations, which has created a growing appetite to uncover valuable insights. As a result, easy-to-use software for predictive analytics is becoming more prevalent to help identify trends, solve problems, and uncover opportunities. PBCS Predictive Planning is Oracle’s way of providing intuitive predictive analytics tool, built right into PBCS.…

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Essbase map values: Variablizing the Left Side of the Equation

Essbase map values Essbase map values from one dimension to another is a common need in an Essbase calc script. For example, let’s say you have accounts that you want to map to entities.  First, you load values into those accounts at ‘Main Entity’.  Then, assign each account to its own unique entity. Dimensions: Account  …

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