Summary: If you are following the best practices from your EPM vendor, chances are that you are far from fulfilling one of the core principles of effective data management: establishing a single source of truth. Not only does this jeopardize data consistency, but also increases your efforts during implementation and maintenance significantly. We live in … Read more
Disclaimer: The FinTech team has been thinking about how we can help during this COVID-19 crisis. If you’re trying to leverage COVID-19 data for your analysis and models, this article explains how you can accomplish this by using publicly available data sources. Since stakes are very high at the moment and a lot of things … Read more
This article describes a concept that most EPM practitioners have not heard of. It is a proven success factor for building a foundation for growth.
Summary: As the importance of EPM environments increases, more and more data sources need to be interfaced with. Many organizations solve this problem by building point-to-point integrations. What they often don’t realize early on is that their environment will become very hard to maintain over time. This article describes how EPM integration challenges evolve over … Read more
Summary: An EPM Integration Strategy is one of the most important factors to consider if you plan to grow your EPM environment. While it doesn’t seem important when starting your first EPM project, not having a solid integration strategy will result in significant problems thoughout the EPM life cycle. Unfortunately, EPM customers often overlook this … Read more