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Take Control of Financial Integrity with Oracle Fusion Financial Reporting Compliance Cloud Service

Oracle recently released Oracle Fusion Financial Reporting Compliance Cloud Service, a new cloud-based ERP application that revitalizes the process of certifying that internal controls comply with regulatory mandates such as Sarbanes-Oxley. Find out how the new product automates established best practices, enabling finance organizations to certify their financial statements more efficiently and confidently.
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Join Your Peers at the Modern Finance Experience: Learn How Finance Becomes a Revenue Generator

Oracle CEO Safra Catz will host the first annual Modern Finance Experience taking place October 28 through 29, 2015, in San Francisco, California, during the last two days of Oracle OpenWorld. The event brings together CFOs, controllers, and other finance professionals to learn how to define and implement a digital business and finance strategy, identify and groom the next generation of finance talent, partner more effectively with business leaders, and maximize the business value of moving to the cloud. Learn more about the event and register today.
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Get Visually Rich Data Stories: Introducing Oracle Visual Analyzer for Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service

With the introduction of a new set of visual self-service discovery capabilities within Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service, customers now have even more of the agility they want, together with the rich functionality they expect.
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Oracle Propels Innovation for Midsize Organizations with Oracle Applications Cloud

Oracle recently announced Oracle Applications Cloud for midsize companies. The new software-as-a-service offerings span critical business functions, including enterprise resource planning, customer experience, and human capital management, and enable midsize organizations to adopt modern best practices, increase business agility, reduce complexity and costs, and succeed in a digital world.
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Watch: Lumosity Ups Its Game with Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud (2:18)

A fast-growing company that specializes in brain games, Lumosity moved to ERP in the cloud to support its global expansion plans.

Read: Ringo Mobile—the Cloud Is a Natural Choice for Companies That Want to Grow

A new mobile telephony operator chooses Oracle Cloud to guarantee flexible company management in total security.

Read: Change Management Is Key to Boise State's ERP Cloud Migration

When Boise State University decided to migrate to Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud, it understood that getting the entire campus to embrace the new system would be critical. Read how the university is managing the change.

Read: Cloud Services Give Lift to Aircraft Company's Ambitious Flight Plans

A fast-growing company needed a new ERP system to support its rapid growth and unique business model. The cloud is a perfect fit, and not just because it's in the aviation business.

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Day in the Life of a Modern CFO

A Day in the Life of a Modern CFO (2:37)

CFOs are on the go constantly, and are busier than ever. Watch Anita's story to see how she leverages data via her mobile device to run the business while travelling.

Cloud Financial Reporting

Cloud Financial Reporting and Analytics for Oracle E-Business Suite (3:35)

Modernize your financial reporting with a cloud solution that leverages your Oracle E-Business Suite investment, maintains your existing financial processes, and empowers your finance team with insight to improve business decisions.

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Achieve Digital Excellence in Finance: Transform with a Modern ERP Cloud

Modernize Your Business with ERP Cloud

Simplify the Complexity of Corporate Systems

The Path to Modern Strategic Procurement

Are You Onboard with Modern Expense Reporting?

Finance and HR: a Marriage Made in Cloud Heaven

Cloud Financial Reporting for Oracle E-Business Suite

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FEI Daily: Attracting Finance Talent—a Q&A with Loren Mahon of Oracle

As the demands placed on senior finance leaders evolve and expand, one of their leading challenges is recruiting and retaining finance talent. To understand the challenges and steps effective companies are taking in response, FEI Daily spoke with Oracle Vice President, Finance Systems, Loren Mahon, who is also a member of FEI's board of directors. Read how Oracle is attracting the best new talent.

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Nucleus Research: Technology Value Matrix First Half 2015 ERP

Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud is named a leader in Nucleus Research's Technology Value Matrix First Half 2015 ERP (April 2015, Document P55).

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Should I Stay or Do I Go Now?

How do you know when it's time to break up with your ERP? Oracle Group Vice President, Applications Business Group Rod Johnson develops a matrix to help you decide (with a little help from The Clash).

Cloud is the 'Innovation Engine' for CFOs: Oracle's Hurd

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, speaking at the Oracle CFO Summit in Paris, says that, amid shifting consumer demographics and expectations, chief financial officers can't afford not to consider cloud computing to help meet the demands of their jobs.

Cloud Choices Matter in Business

The window of opportunity to differentiate your business using the cloud is closing, according to this article in Forbes. Oracle Senior Vice President, Oracle Cloud Go-to-Market and Product Business Groups Shawn Price discusses why now is the time to make the move.

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CFO: Midmarket ERP Buyers Guide

Learn how to evaluate ERP with a short list of must-haves for today and the future.

Modernize Your Business with Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud

Is it time to modernize your ERP systems? Read some compelling reasons to consider the cloud over an upgrade.

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The Future of Finance: Best Practices of the New Value Creators

Thursday, October 15, 2015, 8 a.m. PT
Cloud, mobile, social media, and big data—technologies that enable digitization—are the cornerstone of today's successful finance departments. The role of the CFO is evolving to become more strategic and CFOs of established firms are taking notice that going digital creates value. Learn what it takes to become the corporate champion of operational discipline, strategic vision, and value creation.

The Art of Successful Mergers and Acquisitions

This webcast features representatives from Deloitte and Oracle discussing how organizations can be ready to respond to market opportunities with agility and flawless execution.

Seven Digital Technologies That Will Grow Your Business

Representatives from Oracle and Ventana Research reveal three key elements of digital transformation that are helping modern companies succeed.

Scaling for Growth: Make or Break Decisions

Panelists from Lumosity, Oracle, and Protiviti discuss their recommendations for companies looking to scale their businesses and drive profitable growth.

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Oracle OpenWorld

October 25–29, 2015 | San Francisco, California

Modern Finance Experience

October 28–29, 2015 │San Francisco, California
With an agenda customized for finance leaders, the Modern Finance Experience explores best practices of the new value creators—companies that disrupt industries and evolve businesses to create new growth and profitability. Attendees already registered for Oracle OpenWorld can register for the Modern Finance Experience at no extra charge.

Oracle Cloud Day: Transforming Your Tomorrow

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Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Indirect Tax

Discover how tax and finance can synchronize to work better together. Our solutions seamlessly integrate with Oracle products and simplify the lives of both Oracle IT experts and tax professionals from global and multinational companies. Stop by and see us at Oracle OpenWorld 2015 in booth 3323.
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Go to where the conversation lives. Connect on Facebook with Profit, Oracle's publication for the enterprise class, business leaders, and decision-makers. Be a part of our growing community and network with colleagues around content directly from Profit. Join us.

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Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud: Learning Simplified

Learn all about your Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud applications with an Oracle Cloud learning subscription. These comprehensive, all-digital learning solutions provide key job tasks recorded in short, easy-to-digest videos for all job roles, including implementers, administrators, and business users who interact with and use your applications.

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