Catherine Summers, BI Architect/Lead, Vertical Edge Consulting Group 

How many ways can you build an Essbase Cube in the Cloud in under an hour? Come join us and we will show how seeding a cube in the cloud is easy, fun and relatively fool proof. Your cloud cube can be simple and used for an ad hoc query or the beginning of something big that will allow your financial reporting to reign. Gather your rain gear and find out how many ways you can seed an Essbase cube in the Cloud.

About the Presenter:

Catherine Summers
BI Architect/Lead, Vertical EdgeConsulting Group

Catherine is an IT professional with over 20 years in consulting, including 18 years in business intelligence and data architecture. As an OBIEE Certified Specialist, she is experienced in Oracle Analytics Cloud, including OBIEE and Essbase, and Advanced Analytics. She has worked extensively with clients to define their vision from inception to delivery. Working across finance, supply chain, procurement and spend and the public sector she brings a wide range of industry experience to her technical expertise. An understanding of the role of Big Data and Data Visualization along with the ability to define the strategic value of each leg of the overall BI Solution add additional depth to her portfolio.