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Modern CFOs Adopt Emerging Technologies to Deliver Innovation and Growth Strategies

Exclusive new research commissioned by Oracle and Accenture identified fundamental shifts occurring in today’s modern finance function. Empowered by data insights and collaborative new ways of working, finance organizations are capitalizing on their operational knowledge and analytical expertise to implement game-changing strategies designed to help management successfully invest in innovation and growth.
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Midsize Service Companies Accelerate Growth with Oracle Cloud Solutions

It’s no secret that competition is tougher than ever for midsize service companies, which must find new ways to differentiate themselves from competitors in the years ahead. As a result, service organizations are turning to industry-leading cloud-based financial, project management, and talent management applications such as Oracle Cloud Solutions to manage costs and margins and adapt to the changing economy.
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New E-Book Explains How to Modernize with Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud

A growing number of forward-thinking organizations are now using cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions to reap benefits for IT and business operations. To help progressive organizations in their cloud journey, a new e-book from QuinStreet, Inc. examines top trends, successful cloud strategies, and Oracle’s industry-leading ERP cloud platform.
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Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service—World-Class Planning with the Simplicity of the Cloud

As cloud adoption picks up steam within the finance office, Oracle is rolling out Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service, the first Oracle enterprise performance management solution in the cloud. Find out how your organization can deploy a world-class solution, even with limited IT resources and capital budgets.
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John Stephens

Deliver Finance Transformation and Solidify Leadership Role

Hear AT&T Chief Financial Officer John Stephens describe how the office of finance is in a unique position to lead business transformation efforts by collaborating with business partners to invest in growth strategies.

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Modernize Finance with Oracle ERP Cloud

CFO Insights: An Interview with Accenture’s David Axson

Oracle ERP Cloud Service: Back-Office Solutions in the Cloud

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IDC Report: ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business

Businesses are realizing that the cloud is the future of enterprise software and offers many attractive business benefits. But there is much to think about when evaluating the potential move to a cloud model, especially for core systems such as enterprise resource planning.

IDC Report: ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business
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Office of Finance Solutions

Read a recent post: Are You Ready for Oracle Financials Cloud Release 8?

Oracle’s Enterprise Performance Management Blog

Read a recent post: Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service—What’s All the Buzz About?

Oracle Applications Blog

Read a recent post: “It’s All About People,” says Larry Ellison at San Francisco Oracle CloudWorld

Oracle for Midsize Companies Blog

Read a recent post: Oracle’s Got Your Cloud Covered

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Oracle ERP Cloud Series: Empowering Modern Finance

Oracle Fusion Financials InDepth Series: Succeed with a Modern Business Platform

Oracle Fusion Project Portfolio Management: Exceed Customer Expectations, Maximize Financial Results

Aberdeen: Timely Insights into Policy Compliance with Continuous Monitoring How Finance Leaders Can Use the Cloud to Lift Forecasting Speed and Accuracy

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Business Intelligence Modernization

Oracle Hyperion Planning and Budgeting in the Cloud

Oracle Scorecard and Strategy Management in the Public Sector

Improve Confidence in Your Numbers with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management

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Aberdeen Report: Timely Insights into Policy Compliance with Continuous Monitoring

Industry Brief: Oracle Cloud for Midsize Service Companies

White Paper: Top Enterprise Performance Management Trends in 2014

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Longitude Research: Empowering Modern Finance—The CFO as Technology Evangelist

Analyst Report: Optimizing Investment Opportunities for Greater Cash Flow

Oracle and Accenture: Five Minutes on Modern Finance—Grow with Profitability Insights

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CFO Market Watch: Finance Best Practices Are Changing

Watch: Oracle’s Digital Transformation—Becoming People-Centric

Benchmarking Tool: Strategic CFO—Are You a Catalyst for Change?

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CFO: Eight Top Issues for CFOs in 2014

eWeek: Enterprise Resource Planning Platforms Must Evolve—Gartner

CIO Online: 10 Trends in IT Spending in 2014

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Oracle’s Infographics Hub: Embrace the Cloud. Empower Innovation.

Scroll through the new infographic hub to find solutions for finance, cloud, big data, security, and more. Click the cloud infographic to find out how cloud empowers your business to innovate.

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Oracle Specialized Partner Oracle Exastack Partner Oracle Validated Integrations
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New Oracle Fusion Applications Implementation Training

Ensure a smooth and rapid implementation of your Oracle Fusion Applications 11.1.7 with expert training from Oracle University.

See all Oracle Fusion Applications courses.
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Thomson Reuters

Discover how tax and finance can work in better synchronicity. Don’t miss our Global Indirect Tax session with Oracle at COLLABORATE 14 on April 10 at 11:00 a.m. in room 807. Our solutions seamlessly integrate with Oracle and simplify the lives of Oracle IT experts and global tax professionals from global and multinational companies.
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Oracle CloudWorld

Running in multiple cities worldwide from December 2013 through April 2014.

  • Finance and Operations Track: Modernize the Back Office
    Is your enterprise resource planning system delivering on its promise to streamline core business processes? Or is your organization saddled with lengthy upgrades, legacy customizations, and complex integrations? Attend this track and discover a back-office cloud that puts you in front.


April 7–11, 2014 | Las Vegas, Nevada

Oracle Cloud Applications Day 2014

Find a location near you today.

Oracle OpenWorld

September 28–October 2, 2014 │San Francisco, California

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