Oracle acquired Hyperion, a leading provider of performance management software. This extends Oracle's business intelligence capabilities to offer the most comprehensive system for enterprise performance management even as customers are increasingly using performance management and business intelligence together. Today's enterprises feel the acute need for all-encompassing BI solutions to help them make crucial business decisions. These primary business drivers include - financial consolidation; financial, statutory and management reporting; budgeting, planning and forecasting; profitability modeling and optimization; and dashboard and scorecard applications.
HCL has experience in managing complex Hyperion engagements, working closely with Oracle on various customer-focused assignments, leading to best of breed solutions with value add for clients. The long association with Oracle has helped HCL acquire the latest product knowledge and enhanced skills very early in the product life cycle. HCL's Hyperion practice is aligned to its Oracle Universe Strategic Business. Specific capabilities include Essbase (ASO & BSO; Hyperion Essbase APIs; Application Manager) and Reporting (Hyperion Smartview; Hyperion BRIO; Hyperion Interactive Reporting) with development services like analysis, design & development of new reporting requirements and enhancements; design & architecture of data staging solutions; Essbase core component development, migration of cubes, consolidation, and implementation. Support and maintenance services include application production server and cube building process monitoring; application user support; change management and change control; set up, configuration and maintenance of hardware and software.
HCL has a dedicated Hyperion CoE, which leverages on the rich experience of our Hyperion implementations / deployments for global clients. The CoE's key services include:
- Consulting in Corporate Performance Management (CPM) Strategy Formulation
- Implementation Services in Hyperion CPM Applications (HFM, HP, HSF)
- Development Services in Hyperion CPM Applications, Hyperion Reporting & Essbase
- SLA based support in Hyperion CPM Applications, Hyperion Reporting & Essbase
The COE has the optimal blend of experienced project managers, domain/industry SMEs, functional and technical professionals and system administrators, with implementation methodologies, knowledge management and quality systems, and tools and techniques to support them.