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    inlumi Labs: Critical Weblogic Exploit & Patching Time for Oracle EPM

    July 2nd, 2019 | Kieron Cassidy

    Since the last Oracle Critical Patch Update in April, there have been two additional patches released by Oracle (29694149/29800003) to address critical vulnerabilities (CVE-2019–2725 and CVE-2019-2729) with the Weblogic Server 10.3.x version used by Oracle EPM.

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    Domino’s Pizza Netherlands streamlines the planning process with Oracle Cloud

    June 25th, 2019

    In 2016, at Domino’s Pizza Netherlands, the use of Excel was reaching its limit. The consolidation of the budget and forecast took over a day to perform. The budgeting and forecasting processes were also not fully aligned across the entities with numerous exceptions.

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    Unlock the benefits of modern EPM with inlumi

    June 20th, 2019

    EPM technology is undergoing its biggest change since inception. How do you know which solution is right for your business? Let inlumi show you how to unlock the benefits that modern EPM can achieve.

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    Holmgrens Bil adopts Oracle Cloud for reliable budgeting and forecasting

    June 19th, 2019

    Holmgrens Bil, one of Sweden’s largest car dealerships, suffered from lack of a complete planning and budgeting process, with a high amount of manual work and data prone to human error. They wanted to start working with a continuous planning process which can enable better insight on a regular basis. Ideally, this would be performed via a fully digital tool where all data is collected and integrated in one place.

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    What is Financial Management?

    May 21st, 2019 | Louise Baudou

    Financial Management is compiling and controlling financial activities by applying general management principles to financial resources in the organisation. In the long run, Financial Management will contribute to the universal goal for all companies: making profit and returning maximum value to stakeholders. There are two separate areas to Financial Management; the Legal and the Operational area. They are strongly connected to one another, and yet they serve different external and internal stakeholders.  

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    Ikano Bank optimises its budgeting and forecasting with Oracle Cloud

    May 17th, 2019

    In 2018, after a recommendation by Oracle, Ikano Bank approached inlumi with the request to automate their budgeting and forecasting process and simplify the usage. Their ambition was to enable faster decision-making and decrease time-to-market with improved data quality, while improving the lives of finance staff.

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    inlumi, Inulta and ForSight Join forces to support digital transformation for the CFO office

    May 16th, 2019

    inlumi, Inulta Consulting and ForSight Consulting announced today a strategic alliance designed to help organisations in Europe with advisory, implementation and managed services to modernise their Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) application(s) based on Wolters Kluwer CCH® Tagetik.

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    Nykredit optimises financial processes with inlumi

    May 13th, 2019

    Nykredit, a leading financial services company in Denmark, has been using Oracle EPM on-premise for several years. Nykredit needed to upgrade their software to stay aligned with Oracle’s software version recommendations, and there was a demand within the organisation for new features to review the processes for maintaining the solution.

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    What is Enterprise Performance Management?

    May 7th, 2019 | Louise Baudou

    Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) - also known as Corporate Performance Management - is the process of managing and understanding an organisation. Both “how did we do, and why did we do it?” and “what should we do, and how should we do it?” are answered by EPM. It includes all stakeholders connected to managing the organisation, whether it is managing strategies, plans or execution. Think of EPM as a closed-loop fact-based decision-maker, with the ability to enable and facilitate the possibility of linking financial and operational metrics.

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    EPM Load Testing: Why and when do I need it?

    April 8th, 2019 | Abdelmajid Makrani

    Load testing allows you to test your EPM system to determine how it performs while being used by several users doing various activities in the system simultaneously. It can also be used to determine how much load the system can handle before it starts slowing down and eventually failing.

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