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Get the ultimate Collaborate 15 education session package

Author: Thomas Simkiss Date: Apr 23, 2015 11:34:00 AM

Categories: Oracle Cloud Applications

Do you miss the largest Oracle Users conference last week? We’ve got you covered.

Last week Oracle users converged in Las Vegas, Nevada to share the latest insights, best practices, tips and resources during Collaborate 15, an annual Oracle Users Group Conference.

Produced by three independent users groups, OAUG, IOUG, and QUEST, Collaborate 15, is a Technology and Applications forum created exclusively for the Oracle Community.

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Is your accounting software hampering company growth?

Author: Thomas Simkiss Date: Apr 21, 2015 10:25:00 AM

Categories: Oracle Cloud Applications

If your company is like most small or medium sized businesses, you probably began and continue to manage finances with accounting software like QuickBooks, Zoho Weave or Freshbooks. While these products can be useful for very small organizations with simple operating procedures and accounting requirements, they can severely hamper the productivity and efficiency of growing companies with more complex requirements.  

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Unlock the Power of Your Data with OBIA

Author: Stephen Goldsmith Date: Sep 29, 2014 9:22:14 AM

Categories: Oracle Business Intelligence

Oracle Business Intelligence Applications (OBIA) is a set of comprehensive pre-built solutions built on top of the Oracle Business Intelligence platform. The solutions allow organizations to rapidly deploy business intelligence throughout an organization without the traditional cost and time associated with defining, designing and developing a custom data warehouse, ETL, metadata, reports and dashboards.

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5 Reasons Why Financial Professionals Embrace Financials in the Cloud

Author: Thomas Simkiss Date: Sep 16, 2014 3:03:00 PM

Categories: Oracle Cloud Applications

“You go to war with the army you have,” former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld famously remarked, “not the army you might want or wish to have.” 

The same can be said about today’s business landscapes and the role of modern finance. As you know, modern financial professionals certainly cannot choose or wish away the health of today’s current economic climate. However, they can choose to empower fellow finance teammates with winning strategies and tactics to outmaneuver the competition.

Pace-setting financial departments have embraced financials delivered in the cloud to do just that.  How are they excelling, you may ask? 

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Understanding Allocations in Oracle Cloud Financials

Author: Thomas Simkiss Date: Sep 4, 2014 1:17:00 PM

Categories: Oracle Cloud Applications

The Oracle Cloud Financials application has been available for a little over three years.  Oracle Cloud Financials is largely built on the strong and sturdy bones of Oracle E-Business Suite enhanced with the pre-built and integrated power of Oracle Essbase. Oracle Essbase is an analytical modeling software that provides a powerful environment for financial reporting, analysis, and business intelligence.  Combining the power of both products allows users to easily perform on the fly ad-hoc queries. 

For many Oracle E-Business Suite users (EBS), the move to Oracle Cloud Finanicals is quick and seamless.  Recent changes made to the Oracle Cloud Financials user interface (UI) and reporting capabilities allows for quicker access to information, greatly enhanced the overall user experience.  

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BizTech’s Oracle Experts Present at Oracle OpenWorld 2014

Author: Stephen Goldsmith Date: Aug 29, 2014 2:27:00 PM

Categories: Oracle Business Intelligence, Oracle Sales Cloud

If you plan to attend Oracle OpenWorld 2014 in San Francisco, California don’t miss BizTech’s numerous educational Oracle Cloud sessions. Oracle OpenWorld 2014 will be held on September 29 – October 2, 2014.

Each BizTech presentation will focus on various areas of Oracle Cloud Applications and will be delivered by Oracle Cloud experts. 

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Part 2 - Oracle E-Business, Supply Chain – How to use Oracle BI Publisher based reporting to analyze and reduce your Inventory levels

Author: Bob Bullman Date: Jun 27, 2014 11:40:00 AM

Categories: Oracle E-Business Suite

In response to many recent requests, I’ve included tactical details and technical code used to create SLOP (slow moving obsolete product) report. This post is geared toward all of the die-hard Oracle techies and serves as a returned favor for all the code posted in other resources that has assisted me.

Using BI Publisher with Oracle E-Business Suite to Analyze Inventory

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Oracle Business Intelligence Caching Strategies

Author: Stephen Goldsmith Date: Apr 23, 2014 1:05:34 PM

Categories: Oracle Business Intelligence

Out of the box Oracle's caching strategy is to let cache exist for an unlimited amount of time.  This is cleared out when the server is bounced.  This is almost never an ideal situation, so there are two options, each is available for individual reports. 

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Oracle Sales Cloud with Sales Campaigns

Author: David Emr Date: Mar 28, 2014 10:27:00 AM

Categories: Oracle Sales Cloud

Oracle Sales Cloud with Sales Campaigns

Imagine sales reps if you could send email blasts and manage responses right from your CRM? No more waiting on Marketing. Simply select your contacts, customize messages where necessary, and send!

Sales reps can now send personalized emails to their contact database. A "1 to 1" experience reaching an entire territory with a few clicks.

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BizTech Presents 10 sessions at COLLABORATE 14

Author: Stephen Goldsmith Date: Mar 27, 2014 12:12:00 PM

I am pleased to announce that BizTech will sponsor and present at the annual Oracle users conference COLLABORATE 14 - taking place in Las Vegas from April 7-11, 2014 at the Venetian and Sands Expo Center.  

This is a once-a-year opportunity to connect with the members of not one but three Oracle users groups (OAUG, IOUG, and Quest) as well as with the top names and faces in the Oracle community.

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