Introduction: Cloud Momentum

First introduced in February 2014, Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud has grown by leaps and bounds, and now offers a complete set of proven EPM cloud capabilities. Yet the cloud may seem like daunting new technology to many on-premises Hyperion customers. Furthermore, investments in on-premises EPM are usually significant and have probably evolved over many years. Most customers recognize the benefits of the cloud for corporate finance, but may struggle with articulating the business case. And they may have questions on how to migrate a significant on-premises EPM footprint to the cloud without material disruption to their business.

This likely sounds familiar, but thousands of Oracle Hyperion customers have already adopted Oracle EPM Cloud and experienced substantial benefits. This ebook makes the business case for change, providing best practices and lessons learned while migrating on-premises Hyperion processes to Oracle EPM Cloud.