The Business Benefits of Deploying SAP BPC

Last year, we explored the business benefits of deploying SAP BPC in a guest blog post for our friends over at Symmetry. BPC is an application within the SAP Enterprise Performance Management portfolio of applications that supports the work and needs of an organization’s financials department and CFO. In simple terms, the top benefits can … Continue reading “The Business Benefits of Deploying SAP BPC”

COLLABORATE ’17: Our Session on Successful Analytics for Oracle BI Applications

One of the Oracle Community’s largest annual events is just around the corner–COLLABORATE 17. Thousands of our peers are getting ready to visit Las Vegas from April 2-6, 2017. The Vortex Consulting team is not only attending, but we’ll also have a booth on the exhibition floor. Even better, we’re hosting a session on successful … Continue reading “COLLABORATE ’17: Our Session on Successful Analytics for Oracle BI Applications”

ASUG 101: How to Get the Most Out of the Next ASUG Meeting You Attend

As mentioned in my last blog post, I’ve had the opportunity to experience the ASUG connection at chapter and national events many times. And after attending these incredible events with so many friends–old and new–I wanted to take this opportunity to share it with others who may be joining our community. That’s why today’s ASUG … Continue reading “ASUG 101: How to Get the Most Out of the Next ASUG Meeting You Attend”

ASUG 101: What is ASUG?

Over the past 15 years, I have been fortunate to be a part of the growing ASUG community. The many great experiences I’ve had led me to write this ASUG 101 blog series (today’s is the first post from the collection). The ASUG community has provided me with support, guidance, and motivation throughout my career, … Continue reading “ASUG 101: What is ASUG?”

Understanding the Value of Data Archiving Prior to an SAP HANA Investment

You’ll find representatives from Vortex Consulting at a number of industry events every year. From SAP TechEd Las Vegas, to regional chapter meetings, to last month’s SAPPHIRE NOW, we’re often in the crowds–and even leading presentations ourselves. In recent months, there’s one subject that has appeared over and over again as a major industry hot … Continue reading “Understanding the Value of Data Archiving Prior to an SAP HANA Investment”

ASUG Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter Meeting: A Great Day in Dallas! 

On April 15, we were fortunate enough to attend the most recent ASUG Dallas/Fort Worth chapter meeting. With more than 340 guests in attendance, we were surrounded by an impressive crowd of experts and specialists from across the SAP community. And perhaps the best piece of news from the event was that it aided the … Continue reading “ASUG Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter Meeting: A Great Day in Dallas! “

COLLABORATE 16 – It’s all about Oracle Cloud

Last week, I attended COLLABORATE 16 in Las Vegas, Nevada. COLLABORATE 16 is Oracle’s annual technology conference that pulls together users, SMEs, and decision makers of Oracle technology and business applications, including EBS, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, Hyperion, and more. People come from all over the world to share their experiences, solutions, and strategies with the … Continue reading “COLLABORATE 16 – It’s all about Oracle Cloud”

Welcome to the Vortex Consulting Blog

Today we’re excited to announce the launch of the Vortex Consulting blog. As we greet our readers and kick off this new communications channel, we’d like to take this opportunity to tell you more about ourselves. Our Experience Vortex was founded in 1997 by Matthew Wendroff, who aspired to gather the top industry talent in … Continue reading “Welcome to the Vortex Consulting Blog”