Friday, April 26, 2013

MindStream Presenting at Central States OAUG in St. Louis, MO

2013 Oracle Business & Technology Summit

Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis
Tuesday, April 30 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

MindStream Session Details
Presentation Title :  Unwind the Mysteries of DRM
Presenter: Alexander Ladd, Senior Partner at MindStream

Presentation Abstract : This session will build from a brief Data Relationship Manager (DRM) introduction into a discussion around the benefits to DRM and how it unlocks value for organizations who use it correctly. Answer questions such as: Where does DRM fit in our company? What is the true value of DRM? Is DRM an administrative tool? How hard is DRM to implement?

"The Central States OAUG meetings are always quality events with good Oracle content. I would recommend attendance to anyone interested in Oracle Business and Technology solutions.” - Pam Bateman, Program Management Office, Emerson

Monday, April 22, 2013

FREE Webinar: How to Use Hyperion Training to Effectively Handle Change Management

Sign up for our FREE webinar this Friday on "How to Use Hyperion Training to Effectively Handle Change Management" - Space is limited! 
To register, please click here!
When: Friday, April 26th, 2013
Time: 1 -2 pm Eastern Standard Time
Presenter: Seth Landau

Description:  Come learn how a global financial services company  managed the change to their organization that was enabled by implementing Hyperion Planning.  See how they utilized the Oracle User Productivity Kit  (UPK) to keep users up to date about the Planning applications.

Objectives of this session include: 
  • Share best practice process for training end users in a global Hyperion Planning deployment
  • Explore the role that Oracle User Productivity Kit (UPK) has on training strategy
  • Lessons learned from the Global training implementation
To register, please click here!

Friday, April 19, 2013

Central States OAUG Spring 2013 St. Louis Executive Summit

 Join MindStream at "A Day at the Conference - A Night at the Ballpark"

When: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 8:15 am to 5:00 pm

Where: Four Seasons Hotel - 999 North Second Street, Saint Louis, MO 63101

What:30 Presentations - Two Keynote Addresses - Celebrity Speakers - St. Louis Rams Cheerleaders

Afterwards: Cocktail Reception at the Cielo Sky Terrace immediately following the Conference with a Cardinal Ballgame immediately following the Cocktail Reception. 

This event is for invitation only, and joining the Central States OAUG is easy and it's also free of charge! For more information please visit

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Friday, April 12, 2013

Highlights of COLLABORATE 13 Conference in Denver, CO

Deemed to "elevate your knowledge," the COLLABORATE 13 conference in Denver, Colorado, was a success this year with some of the biggest names in the technology industry like Microsoft, EMC, IBM, and MindStream Analytics attending the event.

The conference kicked off on Sunday with a welcome reception including artistic performances by local Native Americans at the Denver Art Museum and plenty of food and drinks to go around for everyone. Then the next few days were followed with many valuable and educational training sessions, keynote speakers, networking opportunities, and of course, booth after booth of business experts and consultants. Some major highlights included Oracle keynote speaker President Mark Hurd, Women in Technology panel, and Essbase training with MindStream.

The event closed Wednesday night with a jam-packed Urban Revival party featuring a variety of fun games, food, drinks, free giveaways, entertainers and live performances by talented Hip Hop violinist The Maestro and a U2 cover band.

For more highlights of COLLABORATE 13, please visit

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

MindStream Achieves “Partner Accelerator” Program with Accelatis

MindStream Analytics achieved Partner Accelerator status with Accelatis, a company that provides Application Performance Management (APM) solutions to the enterprise software market.

Accelatis' Partner Accelerator is a new cooperative program for the company’s certified consulting community. The program includes marketing incentives, tools, and technology support for installations that have been deployed by its partners.

“Our clients look to us to provide the best services and software for their Oracle Hyperion EPM systems. We have used the Accelatis software on a number of engagements to solve issues and tune our clients EPM systems,” said Mark Gregoire, Partner, Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing at MindStream Analytics. “Our clients recognize that Ascension Suite is a key differentiator, enabling us to serve their needs uniquely and responsively.”

For the full article, please visit online at CNBC.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

What is Oracle Essbase?

Oracle Essbase is an OLAP (Online Analytical Processing) Server that provides an environment for deploying pre-packaged applications or developing custom analytic and enterprise performance management applications.

With Oracle Essbase, organizations define a dimensional view of their business—and provide business users with new levels of self-sufficiency to access, navigate, and gain actionable insight into critical business issues.  

Below are some of the key benefits to using Oracle Essbase:
  • Supports a large user community across massive data sets
  • Uses innovative, visual, easy-to-understand interfaces
  • Facilitates understanding of customer segments and behavior patterns
  • Enables rapid discovery of trends and highlights these trends in large data sets
  • Delivers rapid batch load and calculation times 
  • Supports highly dimensional models 
  • Leverages investments in legacy systems
Visit MindStream Analytics' website to download our PDF presentation of "Tips & Tricks on How to Get More Out of Essbase"

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