Select Page

Blog

Welcome to Datavail’s Blog, where you can read the latest insights, tips and opinions of our experts on all things data and technology.

Category: Finance
Browse All Categories
finance planning and analysis

The Goal of Financial Planning & Analysis — and How to Get There

This post discusses the purpose of FP&A processes, what an organization’s goals should be, and how to get there with Oracle EPM Cloud rather than with Excel.

Todd Rebner | July 5, 2017
Knowledge transfer, KT

Art of BI: Knowledge Transfer – The What and How of It

The blog post gives you simple methods to knowledge transfer (KT) to clients once a project is complete.

Bill Anderson | June 29, 2017
cloud

Top EPM Cloud Predictions: Part II

Part 2 of the two-part post series discussing Oracle’s top 10 cloud predictions for this year, and how they relate to EPM Cloud.

Susan Rebner | June 22, 2017
finance

The Challenges of Spreadsheet-Based Forecasting

The six challenges of managing financial reporting and processes using spreadsheets and how EPM Cloud mitigates these problems.

Bobby Ellis | June 20, 2017
cloud predictions

Top EPM Cloud Predictions: Part I

Part 1 of the two-part post series discussing Oracle’s top 10 cloud predictions for this year, and how they relate to EPM Cloud.

Susan Rebner | June 14, 2017
Oracle cloud analytics

Art of BI: What is Oracle Analytics Cloud and Why Should You Care?

This blog post discusses the release of Oracle Analytics Cloud, a service that includes Essbase Cloud, Business Intelligence Cloud and Data Visualization Cloud.

Christian Screen | June 8, 2017
oracle reporting mistakes

Art of BI: Top 8 Oracle Reporting Mistakes You Should Avoid

Overpopulating dashboards with reports and using unnecessary visuals are some of the mistakes you could be making while rolling out your BI solutions.

Bill Anderson | May 30, 2017
historical data visualization

Art of BI: Data Visualization Over the Years

This post looks at the origins and development of Data Visualization, the hottest job skill in the U.S. according to a new white paper published by Datavail.

Bill Anderson | May 22, 2017
data visualization

Art of BI: The Benefits of Good Data Visualization

This blog post explores the benefits of Data Visualization to enterprise management, including how DV is used, why it’s important, and best practices.

Bill Anderson | May 3, 2017