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Smart View – Handling Common Member Names

We were presented with this client to build few complicated and lengthy reports. During writing of these reports, we noticed few scenarios that could be challenging to everyone out there who are writing reports in Smart View. Here is a scenario that we encountered to overcome challenges of writing a good report in smart view […]

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3 Key September Updates for Oracle EPM

Oracle’s EPM September release contains three key updates. These three updates impact Smart View users, customers using Data Management, and those using journals within Financial Consolidation and Close. Continue reading below for explanations of each!   Smart View – Drill to All Levels in Base A new option named “Drill to All Levels in Base” […]

Reader’s Choice: Top 5 Oracle Blog Posts of 2019

Subject matter experts in Perficient’s Oracle practice published more than 100 blog posts in 2019!  Many thanks to the team for taking the time to share your thoughts as well as tips and tricks with our readers. Below are the top five Oracle blog posts authored by the Oracle practice in 2019, ranked in order […]

Smart View Health Check Simplifying Registry Settings

Have you ever been working in Excel using the Smart View addin and when you go to refresh Excel crashes or your retrieval stops?  Well, one contributor could be your internet registry settings.  I can hear you saying: “What?  Internet settings cannot be the issue… I’m working in Excel!”  However, I have found in many […]

3 Main Oracle EPBCS Presentation Components

Oracle/Hyperion has long been the standard-bearer for ease-of-use with financial reporting and analytics. Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (EPBCS) carries on this legacy with three main presentation components: Reports Print-quality reports are designed using Financial Reporting (FR) Web Studio. It is a web-based design tool that looks much like the current Financial Reporting […]

Smart View Released

Smart View was released on Friday and brings a few new anticipated features. Here is a recap from the patch readme: You can now insert Planning forms as charts into Microsoft PowerPoint, giving you a graphical display of the information in the form. The Oracle Journals extension now supports opening Oracle Hyperion Financial Management […]

The Best of Both Worlds – Smart View and Financial Reporting

Clients often ask the question: Is it better to use Oracle Hyperion Smart View or Financial Reporting? The short answer is, why not use both? By understanding both Smart View and Financial Reporting, you can present the same data and the same financial reports. However, each bring a unique set of capabilities to the user. […]

Why Smart View Users are Receiving Invalid Session Error

At some point in working in Smart View, you might have received an “invalid session” error. This is a generic error, and it may occur due to any of the following reasons: Timeout issues with Internet Explorer EXCEL incompatibility with smart view versions.  This is becoming increasingly more common for organizations upgrading Office to 2013. […]