5 06, 2018

Successful CPM Projects: Finance should Lead – IT should Support

By |2018-11-27T17:57:55+00:00June 5th, 2018|Categories: Thought Leadership|Tags: , , , , , , |

This is the second in a series of blogs discussing the requirements of a successful Corporate Performance Management implementation. The first blog in this series stressed the importance of Executive Involvement. This installment explains why the office of the CFO, not IT, should lead the implementation. The discussion emphasizes the Finance function, but it applies to CPM implementations focused on

17 10, 2017

Strong Alignment to Strategy – Be a Champion of Your Strategic Vision and Business Values

By |2017-10-17T09:11:02+00:00October 17th, 2017|Categories: Trends|Tags: , , , , |

In my role with OYB, I’ve met with 40+ organisations this year, all with varying degrees of investments in planning. Often they use Excel for their budgeting and reporting and have a handful of funded BI projects with no interactions with their office or finance team. In most cases, these same organisations have a CEO-driven strategy that clearly provides the vision that they want decisions to be made quicker, with data as their basis. They want self-service BI that adds value to the business and allows all business units to contribute time and resource to analysis.  A centralised team doing analysis for the entire company can fall into a ‘Jack of all trades, master of none’ scenario, diminishing the value of the analytics provided. [...]

22 08, 2017

Jedox delivers self-service access to comparable and precise data to LAP Laser Applications

By |2017-08-18T09:48:14+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Customer Success|Tags: , , , |

LAP is an international leader for laser-based solutions for projection and non-contact measurement. Jedox has made the company’s reporting and planning processes much more efficient and saves valuable time for finance and IT. LAP uses the web solution for cost and revenue planning and reporting in a heterogeneous system environment. [...]

30 03, 2017

Healing Planning and Reporting Ails – Jedox optimizes customer and internal processes at COMRAMO

By |2017-03-28T16:23:37+00:00March 30th, 2017|Categories: Customer Success|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

COMRAMO plans, implements and develops individual finance, IT and management systems for hospitals, nursing homes and other social or church-affiliated institutions. The midsize IT service provider based in Hanover, Germany, has helped client respond to growing competition from the private sector and utilize resources more efficiently for over 40 years. Growing complexity and competition COMRAMO’s clients often have complex organizational