Presenter: John Taylor, Senior EPM Consultant

Business Rules are an integral part of any EPM Solution for Planning, Consolidation, or Reporting. To be able to provide the right solution to end-users it is necessary to have Business Rules that have powerful, flexible and fast logic. This isn’t always an easy feat to achieve.

In this session will we dive into Business Rules and present the features that may be missing or overlooked but features nonetheless that can be a big advantage in taking your application from Ordinary to Extraordinary. Join this session as we share tips, tricks, and best practices on writing Business Rules.

John is a Hyperion Consultant with over 7 years of experience working with the Hyperion suite of products and has a specific emphasis on the Essbase and Hyperion Planning products.

As a Hyperion Consultant, John has successfully designed and developed multiple Essbase cubes and Hyperion Planning implementations. He has experience in designing end-to-end data solutions between multiple systems. John 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 Hyperion Planning includes Workforce Labor Models, Capital Expense Models, Operational Expenses Models, and Revenue/COGS Models. He also has experience in administering HFM applications, developing advanced Hyperion Reports in FR Studio, and creating complex Smart View Reports and data submission Templates.

John Taylor
Senior EPM Consultant