2023 EPM February Newsletter

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February 2023


A Note from Your Community Leads

Greetings from the EPM community! We hope you all are doing well. We are excited to have another opportunity to interact with our EPM community. We look forward to seeing you at ODTUG Kscope23 from June 25 to June 29, 2023, and we invite the entire EPM community to share your amazing work with others, learn from each other, and grow. Let’s be engaged and involved by offering informative webinars, providing opportunities for hosting and attending meetups, and discovering volunteer opportunities within the community.

We welcome your feedback on the newsletter, meetups, and webinars. We value you staying connected to us, and we hope this is just another means for you to keep in touch with the latest EPM community news. Feel free to reach out to us anytime with your comments and/or concerns. Thank you for being a part of our great community, and your continued support of ODTUG.

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    Member Spotlight

ODTUG’s 36k+ members are committed to honing their professional skills and sharing their knowledge with fellow Oracle users. From APEX to Database to EPM and Analytics, our communities provide unparalleled support and critical educational opportunities across the board. Our members are our mission and our pride. Our members are unique and we are pleased to help share their stories so you may get to know them better.

Meet Oracle_ACE Program_Spade_Pro_rgb.pngGeordan Drummond

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Women in EPM of the Quarter

International Women’s Day is March 8, 2023. This year’s theme is “DigitALL: Innovation and technology for gender equality”. As the world prepares to recognize and celebrate trailblazing women around the globe for their contributions to technology, we hope you’ll join us in celebrating our own Women in EPM. ODTUG’s Women in EPM generously share their time and talent with the ODTUG community to usher in the next generation of women technologists. Kscope’s annual WIT (Women in Technology) event continues to be a meaningful experience that shines a light on the challenges and success of female technologists. Please join us in thanking and celebrating our own Women in Technology.



Meet Belen Ortiz



Featured Article

Enterprise Journals in FCCS – A Centralized Place to Manage All Journals
Oracle_ACE Program_Spade_Pro_rgb.pngMohit Jain andOracle_ACE Program_Spade_Pro_rgb.pngMegha Chopra, Genpact



Enterprise Journals provides a central place to streamline the creation, management, and posting of Journal entries so that you can have faster, more continuous financial close, planning, and reporting processes. This article will explain how Enterprise Journal module can be set up to streamline the process.

Read The Full Article

ODTUG Executive Officers Announcement

Congratulations to the 2023 officers of the ODTUG Board of Directors!

aceicon_0002_Layer-1.pngTim German, President
aceicon_0001_Oracle_ACE-Program_Spade_Pro_rgb.pngJackie McIlroy, Vice President
aceicon_0002_Layer-1.pngRoel Hartman, Secretary
aceicon_0002_Layer-1.pngJim Czuprynski, Treasurer

 We are excited to set the course for the new year with this amazing group. We'd also like to give a warm welcome to Kurt Mayer as the EPM Community Board Liaison.

ODTUG Kscope23 Updates

ODTUG Kscope23 Community Service Day Announcement sponsored by Applied OLAP

Join us the day before ODTUG Kscope23 officially kicks off for the annual ODTUG Kscope Kathleen McCasland Community Service Day. For ODTUG Kscope23, we have partnered with Mile High Behavioral Health Care (MHBHC) at the Aurora Day Resource Center.

Learn More

ODTUG Kscope23 Special Event Announcement

Join us on Wednesday, June 28, for the annual ODTUG Kscope Special Event at the Downtown Aquarium - Denver, CO. Sponsored by Alithya and EPMI.


The theme for the special event is the Enchantment Under the Sea Dance. Wear your favorite 1950's party attire and be ready to take in the sights and dance the night away!

Learn More


Fun Time – words are based on EPM technology. 



Words to find  SAAS, SQL, Member, Export, Load, PAAS, MaxL, Lock, IAAS, MDX, Cube, Essbase



A Note from Your Community Leads
Member Spotlight
Women in EPM of the Quarter
Featured Article
ODTUG Executive Officers Announcement
ODTUG Kscope23 Update
Word Search

Upcoming Webinars
What's New in the Quarter
Get Involved with ODTUG
Blogs to Check Out
Oracle ACE Program


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February 22, 2023 12:00 PM EST 

Unlock the Mystery of Building Profitability Models and Put the Business Users Back in Action...
Mohit Jain and Megha Chopra, Genpact

Did you know that as a paid member of ODTUG you can view past webinars anytime?

Have a presentation you'd like to share? Contact [email protected] to get started!

Cloud Readiness / Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud 

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January 2023


Have you thought about starting a Meetup in your community but don’t know where to begin? ODTUG is here to help! If you would like to start a Meetup group in your city, ODTUG will provide support and reimburse you for the cost of an annual Meetup organizer fee. This is your opportunity to network with your fellow ODTUGers year-round and introduce other Oracle techies who live near you to ODTUG. We hope you take advantage of this opportunity to have ODTUG help you create a strong local network of peers.

For more information on how to #GetInvolved, click here. If you have any questions, please email veronica@odtug.com.   

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EPM Lab – OCI Migration

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Business Process-Driven EPM Enterprise SKU Usage


The Oracle ACE Program recognizes and rewards individuals for their contributions to the Oracle community. These technical experts and community leaders share their knowledge and experiences through making presentations; writing blog posts, articles, and books; sharing their knowledge on social media; writing code; answering questions in community forums like Stack Overflow; volunteering in an Oracle User Group; organizing conferences and meetups; and more. What are you waiting for? Join this program.
Find more details here.


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2023 EPM February Newsletter