Chapter 1. Getting Started with Oracle Hyperion Planning
He who fails to plan, plans to fail.
— Winston Churchill
In this first chapter, we will understand the basics of Oracle Hyperion Planning. In the process of understanding the basics of Oracle Hyperion Planning, we are going to introduce the gamut of complementing products for Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM). The chapter covers the following sections:
- Planning, budgeting, and forecasting: In this section, we'll understand the basic definitions of planning, budgeting and forecasting with an example.
- Budget software and Oracle Hyperion Planning: We'll understand the importance of budget software. We'll look into the current challenges faced in the budgeting process and ...