Oracle EPM Cloud
In today’s digital economy, your executive team needs an extremely reliable way to monitor the success of your business, and gather up-to-the-minute information and analyze predictive metrics to make decisions about its future. Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud allows you to proceed with confidence in your decision making—and CSS has the proven experience to implement your modern financial solution.
CSS for Your EPM Management
Our consultants have practical experience and hands-on knowledge that, when combined with Oracle certifications, can allow you to streamline the implementation of your EPM Cloud solution. Our experience covers the full range of functionality in EPM Cloud.
- Planning Modules.
- Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud.
- Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud.
- Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud.
- Oracle Account Reconciliation Cloud.
- Oracle Enterprise Data Management Cloud.
- Narrative Reporting
Having performance metrics and sophisticated planning gives you up-to-the-minute information about your company’s operational and financial data, gathered from diverse sources, and provide crucial analytical and predictive information. This allows you to make informed decisions using data collated from around the globe.
Benefits of EPM Cloud
Oracle’s EPM Trends 2019 report lists the following benefits, along with the percentage of users who have experienced those benefits:
- 75% Staying current on technology/upgrades
- 71% Faster deployment
- 66% Improvement in service received
- 62% Improved flexibility
- 61% Improved access for more users
- 59% Better data governance
- 50% More accurate numbers
- 48% Cited better industry capabilities
- 41% Cited improved security
Fix Operational Reporting with EPM Management
According to the 2019 Oracle trends report, “Reporting is the important insight into both transactional (ERP) and management (EPM) processes, particularly in highlighting issues that need to be addressed and resolved.” This study shows that operational reports are more problematic. CSS can help identify areas of opportunity and apply EPM Cloud functionality to create “accurate, timely, concise and easily understandable reports for a wide range of stakeholders.”
Don't Underestimate the Process
It isn’t unusual for companies to underestimate what’s involved in implementing an enterprise project management system, at least when it comes to change management needs. The professionals at CSS are highly experienced at implementing the system and in facilitating a sustainable way for your team to plan and manage your projects. Embrace change. Win at technology.
A Solution That Meets Your Needs
No two enterprises are alike—and you’re likely to have differing informational needs by geographical region, by product line, and by customer. That’s why we review your specific needs and leverage the power of Oracle enterprise systems to offer you holistic management solutions. Let us implement a system that will gather together disparate data, fill in the gaps, analyze inputs, and provide predictive data to add visibility and value across your enterprise. We have extensive experience with Oracle’s EPM Cloud solution and can help you determine the path that’s right for your organization.
What Our Client Says
“This is how a project is supposed to go. Total success. ”
– Nicole Laurence, CIO, Graniterock, Inc.
Oracle EPM Consulting FAQs
EPM processes are cumbersome when handled manually, which cuts into your company’s bottom line. When EPM is moved to the Cloud, processes are automated, with manual work reduced to help eliminate errors and speed up the entire process. With EPM Cloud, enterprise teams get results faster, with operations seamlessly aligned. Costs are reduced, including total cost of ownership, while time to value shrinks. Because no two enterprises benefit in exactly the same way with Oracle EPM Cloud, we invite you to contact our EPM consulting services team online or by phone: 1-800-814-7705.
ERP solutions provide operational support for transactions such as accounts payable, purchasing, billing, accounts receivable, and so forth. These processes are typically high volume, supporting financial reporting: balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, budget variance reports, and so on. EPM solutions complement ERP solutions with budgeting, planning, forecasting, modeling, reporting, analytics and more. Typically, enterprises deploy ERP solutions first, but the two systems become synergistically more powerful when strategically integrated. To discuss optimizing solutions with minimized disruption, please contact our EPM consultants online or call 1-800-814-7705.
EPM Cloud products include:
- Planning and Profitability:
- Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud
- Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud
- Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud
- Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud
- Oracle Account Reconciliation Cloud
- Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud
- Narrative: Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud
- Enterprise Data Management: Oracle Enterprise Data Management Cloud
Hyperion is an on-premise planning solution.
CSS offers comprehensive Oracle EPM consulting services, tailored to your company’s specific needs. We invite you to contact us online or call 1-800-814-7705 to discuss the enterprise performance management challenges you face.
Excel planning is a manual process, and can be exceptionally time-consuming and prone to error; EPM harnesses technology so your expert team can be freed up for higher-ROI work. With Excel, data from different departments must be compiled; EPM provides real-time, accurate data. Sharing Excel via email presents significant security risks; EPM provides enterprise-quality security. Excel is limited in complexity. EPM is endlessly scalable.
Contact our EPM consulting services team online or by phone at 1-800-814-7705 to discuss how enterprise performance management technology can help your company.
Oracle has created EPM technology that facilitates ease of integration with virtually any system, and the number of supported applications continues to grow. Plus, our Oracle EPM consultant team is highly experienced with integrations across platforms. If your company has considered transitioning from an on-premise solution to a Cloud-based one, this could be a good time to discuss possibilities and benefits with our enterprise performance management consultant team.
No two companies or situations are alike, so we encourage you to contact our EPM consulting services team online or by phone: 1-800-814-7705.
We’ll use our Graniterock case study as an example. As CSS assisted with their JDE EnterpriseOne 9.2 update, we discovered planning and budgeting needs that could be handled with the EPM Cloud; current planning solutions were manual, and severely limited visibility and hindered accuracy. The EPM Cloud reduced TCO, minimized risk of error, and modernized their footprint, one easily scalable. The EPM Cloud was implemented, integrated, and live in under eight weeks.
Contact us online or call us at 1-800-814-7705 to discuss how our EPM consulting team can help you.
We recognize that no two companies are alike due to differences in product lines, geographics, types of customers, and more. So, we review each enterprise’s specifics before recommending holistic enterprise performance management solutions to fill in the gaps and maximize existing technology.
Our enterprise performance management consulting team has extensive experience in both EPM Cloud solutions and Oracle’s on-premise solution (Hyperion), and we’ll optimize and implement your EPM solutions sustainably. No matter where you are in the implementation process, you can contact our EPM consultants online or call us at 1-800-814-7705.
It isn’t unusual for companies to underestimate the depth and breadth of the change management required during a transition to the Cloud. That’s why our EPM consulting team combines organizational change best practices with sound behavioral science to manage the transition from the individual level to the enterprise level so you can reap the enormous benefits of the Cloud.
This sustainable transition allows your company to maximize your technology investment. To discuss how this would work at your company, contact our EPM consultants online or call us at 1-800-814-7705.
Effective organizational change management (OCM) allows companies to realize, on average, ROI of more than 140 percent. With poor OCM processes the average is just 35%. Our EPM consulting team provides OCM services at the enterprise, division, project team, and individual levels:
- Enterprise/organizational: establish accountability alignment, charter processes and more
- Division/facility/department: prepare people for transitions, mitigate risks and more
- Project/core/extended teams: maintain productivity, reduce stress and more
- Individual: new technologies adoption and culture of sustainability creation
Contact our EPM consultants online today or call 1-800-814-7705.
Our Oracle-only consultants have high levels of expertise, including full process knowledge (technical and business). When you work with our EPM consultant team, you work with a group that’s dedicated to your project and led by a senior consultant. Because CSS has such low turnover, you’re assured resource consistency throughout your implementation.
CSS provides complete EPM solutions, Cloud and on-premise, and we go far beyond plug and play as we uncover best business processes while maximizing and leveraging out-of-the-box functionality. Contact our EPM consultants online or call 1-800-814-7705.