John Taylor, EPM Practice Manager, Planning/Essbase 

In 2019, Planning in the Cloud with Oracle was better than ever. There have been several updates that enhance the planning experience and take it to new heights for users. In this session, we will recap and highlight all the significant planning and budgeting updates that have occurred with Oracle EPM Cloud over the past year.

About the Presenter:

John Taylor
EPM Practice Manager, Planning/Essbase, Vertical Edge Consulting Group

John has over eight years of experience working with the Oracle EPM suite of products. He has a specific emphasis on Essbase and Planning solutions. John has successfully designed and developed multiple Essbase Reporting cubes and Planning solutions. He has experience in designing end-to-end data solutions between multiple systems. He is experienced in all project phases from requirements gathering to design to delivery to training the administrators and end users. His roles have included project lead management as well as application development.

John is experienced in working Essbase ASO Cubes, BSO Cubes and Essbase Studio. His background with Planning includes On-Premise Hyperion Planning, PBCS (Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service), Workforce Labor Models, Capital Expense Models, Operational Expenses Models, and Revenue/COGS Models. He also has experience in HFM and Allocation applications and has also designed and developed many advanced Reporting Packages and Dashboards.