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Oracle’s Newest Cloud Excellence Implementer: interRel Consulting

Oct 06, 2017
Arlington, Texas, October 6, 2017 – interRel Consulting has achieved Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementer (CEI) status, which recognizes partners for excellence in customer implementations of Oracle EPM Cloud products including Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (EPBCS). interRel earned this status by delivering multiple successful EPBCS implementations to satisfied customers. interRel is also an Oracle Platinum Partner and Oracle Cloud Select Partner with the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) program. 
 
The CEI program, which formally launched this week, recognizes implementation success and plays a critical role in ensuring Oracle and its partners deliver on customers’ high expectations for Oracle Cloud. Oracle’s trusted partners are essential to providing customers the highest quality experience during this pivotal stage of cloud transformation.
 
For acceptance to the program, interRel meets criteria including the successful completion of multiple EPBCS implementations and having multiple implementation consultants certified in the product. Achieving CEI status is an unparalleled opportunity to further market differentiation, recognition, high-value OPN benefits, and deeper engagement with Oracle. As a partner, interRel receives numerous training and implementation enablement benefits with Oracle, including hands-on workshops for emerging and existing products.
“The last two years at Oracle OpenWorld, we have been honored to win Oracle’s North American Specialized Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. This year, we’re thrilled to be one of the first Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementers in the world. It’s a difficult status to attain, and we want to thank our customers and employees for making this possible,” said Edward Roske, interRel co-founder and Oracle ACE Director.
 
For more information on Oracle’s Planning Cloud product, please read Look Smarter Than You Are with Oracle Planning & Budgeting Cloud, the only book in the world on Oracle PBCS, sign up for one of interRel’s educational webcasts, or watch their many YouTube videos.
 
For more information on the CEI program, visit www.Oracle.com.
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. An Oracle Platinum and Cloud Select Partner, interRel is the 2016 winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to six members of the Oracle ACE program, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com
 
Contact
Rachel Holle
972-735-8716
rholle@interrel.com

interRel to Host Four Sessions at Oracle OpenWorld 2017

Oct 01, 2017
San Francisco, California, October 1, 2017 – For the 10th consecutive year, interRel will host multiple Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) & Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) sessions at Oracle OpenWorld, the largest educational and networking event for Oracle technologists, customers, and partners. Taking place October 1-5, 2017 in San Francisco, California, this conference features education and insight into Oracle’s strategy and roadmap. 
 
At OpenWorld 2016, interRel was recognized with the Oracle Global Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year in BI & EPM and the Oracle North America Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year in EPM Cloud Solution. interRel has won the North America award four times, including back-to-back wins in 2008-09 and 2015-16.
 
At this year’s conference, Oracle ACE Robert Gideon will be presenting two sessions on Sunday: “Jumpstart Cost Allocations: Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud Service” and “Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service/Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service.” Oracle ACE Director Glenn Schwartzberg will be hosting two sessions, one with Jerson Santos of New Flyer and the other with Gabby Rubin of Oracle: “Implementing Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud Service: Lessons Learned” and “Oracle Data Visualization and Oracle Essbase in Oracle Analytics Cloud.”
In addition to speaking at conferences, interRel offers numerous resources to educate the EPM & BI community on Oracle Cloud products, including the first-ever books published on Oracle Cloud as well as free educational webcasts and videos. The company recently kicked off a webcast series focused exclusively on Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) and set up a landing page dedicated to OAC. 
 
About Oracle OpenWorld
Oracle OpenWorld is the most important educational and networking event of the year for Oracle technologists, customers, and partners. This information technology conference is dedicated to helping businesses optimize existing systems and understand upcoming technology breakthroughs. The conference, which is expected to draw more than 60,000 attendees from 145 countries, offers more than 2,500 educational sessions, 400 product demos, exhibitions from 500 partners and customers showcasing applications, middleware, database, server and storage systems, industries, management, and infrastructure – all engineered for innovation. For more information, to register, or to watch live keynotes and sessions, visit www.Oracle.com/OpenWorld.
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. An Oracle Platinum and Cloud Select Partner, interRel is the only winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to six members of the Oracle ACE program, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com
 
Contact
Danielle White
972-735-8716
dwhite@interrel.com

Wayne Van Sluys Promoted to Oracle ACE at Kscope17

Jul 03, 2017
Arlington, Texas, July 3, 2017 – The Oracle ACE Program has promoted Wayne Van Sluys from Oracle ACE Associate to Oracle ACE at the ODTUG Kscope17 Conference. Oracle ACEs are established Oracle advocates who are well known in the community and they must have a history of demonstrated community activism in certain qualified areas, book authorship, and an established social media profile. interRel is also home to Oracle ACEs Opal Alapat and Robert Gideon,  and Oracle ACE Directors Glenn Schwartzberg, Tracy McMullen, and Edward Roske. 
 
The Oracle ACE Program was founded in 2003 as a way to recognize and reward members of the Oracle technology and application communities for their contributions, as well as help Oracle make its products more efficient and effective. Members of the program are technologically adept and eager to share their knowledge and experience.
 
“I am truly grateful to the Oracle Technology Network and Oracle ACE Program for the recognition,” said Wayne Van Sluys, Senior Consultant at interRel. “I am honored to be promoted from Oracle ACE Associate to Oracle ACE.”
Van Sluys is a certified implementation specialist in Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Suite 11 and has over 15 years of Business Intelligence experience. One of his most recent accomplishments is coauthoring interRel’s latest book in the “Look Smarter Than You Are” series, Look Smarter Than You Are with Oracle Analytics Cloud Standard. This is the first-ever book on Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) and is currently available on Lulu.com. Van Sluys currently serves on the Oracle Spatial and Graph SIG Board and has been the BI Track Lead at Kscope, on the ODTUG Kscope BI Track Content Selection Committee, and on the ODTUG BI Community Leadership Team. In addition to speaking at ODTUG Kscope, he has also presented at Oracle OpenWorld and the IOUG BIWA Summit. He authors a popular Oracle Business Analytics blog (Beyond Just Data), hosts webcasts, creates educational Play It Forward videos, and is an active member of the EPM/BI community on Twitter (@wvansluys).
 
Van Sluys and the rest of the interRel team look forward to attending Kscope18 in Orlando, Florida from June 10-14, 2018.
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. interRel is the only winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to six members of the Oracle ACE program, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com.
 
Contact
Rachel Holle
Communications Coordinator
972-735-8716
rholle@interrel.com

interRel is the Titanium Sponsor at Kscope17

Jun 25, 2017
San Antonio, Texas, June 25, 2017 – interRel Consulting is the sole Titanium Sponsor at ODTUG Kscope17, the largest conference in the world for Oracle EPM & BI professionals. The event takes place June 25-29 in San Antonio, Texas at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country. This is the third consecutive year interRel is the Kscope Titanium Sponsorship and the ninth consecutive year interRel is at the top of the conference’s partnership level.  
 
interRel has eight speakers, including six members of the Oracle ACE Program, who will be participating in 19 sessions. interRel is eager to bring the Oracle Cloud evolution to San Antonio with the first-ever Oracle EPM Cloud books, a team of industry experts focused on EPM Cloud, and numerous sessions including two top recommendations from Kscope17 Track Leads: A Real-World Implementation of FCCS: Lessons Learned and Mistakes You Do Not Want to Report and Don’t Worry, You Can Still Get Geeky with Planning Cloud. The latter will be presented by Joe Aultman who was named Top Essbase Speaker at Kscope16. For a full list of interRel’s sessions and a guide to the conference, click here.
 
“20 years ago, we created interRel because we wanted to take things we had learned and pass them on. Pass them on to our customers, our employees, our vendors, and our competitors,” said Edward Roske, interRel CEO and Oracle ACE Director. “That same year, ODTUG was founded with a very similar purpose, to bring education to a community of Oracle users around the world.”
 
Visit interRel’s booth (405) in the Exhibit Hall as the company celebrates its 20th birthday in grand style. You can also speak with Oracle EPM & BI gurus, enter for the chance to win an Anki Cozmo every day, get a “Look Smarter Than You Are” book signed by the author(s), and pick up information on training, support, or assessments.
 
About Kscope17
ODTUG Kscope17 covers the Oracle EPM & BI world like no other with its unparalleled technical presentations, strategic product direction from Oracle’s product management team, business user tracks, deep-dive product labs, and the opportunity to rub shoulders with the best practitioners in the EPM & BI space. You do not want to miss the foremost Oracle developer conference of the year with over 150 Oracle EPM & BI-dedicated sessions, 19 of which include an interRel speaker.
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. interRel is the only winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to six members of the Oracle ACE program, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com.
 
Contact
Rachel Holle
Communications Coordinator
972-735-8716
rholle@interrel.com

interRel Releases First-Ever Book on Oracle Analytics Cloud at Kscope17

Jun 23, 2017
San Antonio, Texas, June 23, 2017 – interRel Consulting has published the first-ever book on Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC), Look Smarter Than You Are with Oracle Analytics Cloud Standard, and the beta version is now available on Lulu.com. The company has been publishing Oracle Essbase/EPM books for the past 10 years and released the first-ever books on any Oracle EPM Cloud Product in 2016. This accessible book series is designed as a one-stop guide for beginners up to experts, giving readers everything they need to know about Oracle EPM. 
 
Oracle is providing business analytics solutions on the Cloud and this book is your key to unlocking all of its potential. By guiding you through the implementation process for Oracle Analytics Cloud Standard Edition from start to finish, this book will show you how to use the power of Essbase and Data Visualization in the Cloud in no time. OAC provides intuitive visual interactions, self-service data discovery, and powerful analytic capabilities which will reduce your analytics and administration time, increase the timeliness of information, draw out key information elements important to your organization, and improve business decisions. This book will walk you through how to build your OAC instance, build Essbase cubes, perform analysis in Smart View, utilize data visualizations in the feature-rich product suite, and more.
 
Authored by Opal Alapat (Oracle ACE), Sarah Branhagen, Robert Gideon (Oracle ACE), Rich Magee, Tracy McMullen (Oracle ACE Director), Edward Roske (Oracle ACE Director), Wayne Van Sluys (Oracle ACE Associate), and edited by Glenn Schwartzberg (Oracle ACE Director), the book features a foreword by Gabby Rubin, Sr. Director of Product Management at Oracle. The majority of the authors will be available at interRel’s Kscope17 booth (405) to sign copies and answer questions about cloud migration.
 
“As many organizations chart their unique Cloud journey, having a strong and capable partner is one of the most important assets a product ecosystem can have. Partners bring to the table not just their skill sets, but also expertise and perspectives gained from multiple implementations,” said Gabby Rubin. “It provides the type of information and insights that might otherwise take an individual or an organization a long time to obtain.”
 
interRel, an Oracle Cloud Select Partner, has purchased OAC which allows the company to immediately begin proofs of concept on Oracle Analytics Cloud Enterprise Edition. interRel already has an established an OAC migration program to take on-premises (Oracle Essbase and Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition) applications to the cloud. This program provides customers with a proven process to export their on-premises solutions and import them into the cloud. By testing OAC internally with over 25 applications, the company has created a method of getting applications up to the cloud in a matter of weeks and benchmarking for on-premises and the cloud. interRel has a proven track record in creating migration paths for cloud customers.
 
interRel’s team of Oracle ACE members and Oracle Cloud experts are committed to educating the Oracle EPM community with the most current updates on Oracle’s rapidly evolving EPM Cloud technology. Contact interRel at info@interrel.com for more information on the company’s migration program. To learn more about Oracle Analytics Cloud, watch this six-minute Play it Forward video on interRel’s YouTube channel.
 
About Kscope17
ODTUG Kscope17 covers the Oracle EPM & BI world like no other with its unparalleled technical presentations, strategic product direction from Oracle’s product management team, business user tracks, deep-dive product labs, and the opportunity to rub shoulders with the best practitioners in the EPM & BI space. You do not want to miss the foremost Oracle developer conference of the year with over 150 Oracle EPM & BI-dedicated sessions, 19 of which include an interRel speaker.
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. interRel is the only winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to six members of the Oracle ACE program, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com.
 
Contact
Rachel Holle
Communications Coordinator
972-735-8716
rholle@interrel.com

interRel Educates on Healthcare & Oracle EPM at HIUG Interact 2017

Jun 18, 2017
Orlando, Florida, June 18, 2017 – interRel Consulting, an Oracle Platinum and Cloud Select Partner, will be educating on Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) at the Healthcare Industry User Group (HIUG) Interact 2017 Conference, one of the largest meetings of healthcare industry users of Oracle solutions. This event takes place June 18-21 at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida.
 
interRel is hosting two sessions at HIUG Interact. On June 20, interRel Architect Jim Kubik will present a session on striving for Oracle EPM excellence in the healthcare field. To achieve excellence in healthcare, organizations must have fast and reliable access to all types of information and this session shows how Oracle Essbase, Planning, and the rest of the Oracle EPM suite helps better serve patients, reduce administrative costs, and implement continual process improvements. 
 
On June 21, Kubik will co-present with Bill Mowle, Director of Finance Management Systems at Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHC). The pair will be diving into a case study on implementing Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (EPBCS) at CHC. This informative session will review interRel’s implementation of EPBCS which was completed in mere weeks, a demo of the solution, and lessons learned about Oracle EPM Cloud.
 
Between sessions, stop by interRel’s booth (309) in the Exhibitor’s Hall for great conversation, multiple books from the best-selling technical reference series Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion, and daily prizes including an Apple TV.
 
About HIUG Interact
HIUG, an independent and not-for-profit organization, advances the goals and interests of healthcare organizations and similarly aligned entities by enhancing the use of Oracle solutions. The annual, user-driven Interact Conference is open to all employees of healthcare organizations with licensed Oracle Enterprise application products and services, serving as the perfect setting to collaborate and share innovative uses of Oracle applications as they serve the healthcare community. The educational sessions are presented by users, Oracle experts, and vendor sponsors. The event averages 600+ attendees, 40+ vendors, and 150+ educational sessions/clinics. 
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. interRel is the only winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to six members of the Oracle ACE program, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com.
 
Contact
Rachel Holle
Communications Coordinator
972-735-8716
rholle@interrel.com

interRel Purchases Oracle Analytics Cloud

May 31, 2017
Arlington, Texas, May 31, 2017 – interRel Consulting, an Oracle Cloud Select Partner, has purchased Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC), a comprehensive portfolio of offerings built for the cloud which covers every need across business intelligence and analytics. As an OAC customer, interRel is able to immediately begin proofs of concept on Oracle Analytics Cloud Enterprise Edition.
 
“With Oracle Analytics Cloud, Essbase customers can now migrate their applications to the cloud and enjoy many new, innovative capabilities,” said Gabby Rubin, Sr. Director of Oracle Analytics Cloud Product Management at Oracle. “We are excited to see longtime partners, such as interRel, embracing Oracle Analytics Cloud and building skillsets aimed at helping customers in their cloud journey.”
 
 interRel has already established an OAC migration program to take on-premises (Oracle Essbase and Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition) applications to the cloud. This program provides customers with a proven process to export their on-premises solutions and import them into the cloud. By testing OAC internally with over 25 applications, the company has created a method of getting applications up to the cloud in a matter of weeks and benchmarking for on-premises and the cloud. interRel has a proven track record in creating migration paths for cloud customers. 
 
“I’m excited to have my own instance of OAC to experiment on,” said Glenn Schwartzberg, Analytics Practice Lead at interRel. “I’ve been beta testing and working with Oracle development on the Essbase portion of OAC for over a year and a half and can now explore its full functionality. Essbase is my first love and it’s exciting to see it integrated with DVCS in the cloud – it brings it back to its roots.”
 
During Oracle OpenWorld 2016, interRel was recognized with two prestigious cloud awards, the Global Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year: Business Intelligence and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud Partner and the 2016 Oracle Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year – North America in Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud Solution. interRel has also achieved 100% Oracle BI and EPM Cloud specialization throughout its entire organization – the only company to achieve this distinction among the 25,000 Oracle partner companies worldwide.
 
Contact interRel at info@interrel.com for more information on the company’s migration program. To learn more about Oracle Analytics Cloud, watch this six-minute Play it Forward video on interRel’s YouTube channel.
 
About interRel Consulting
Founded in 1997, interRel Consulting is the longest-standing Hyperion partner dedicated solely to implementing Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies, and is the only winner of Oracle’s Global Cloud Partner of the Year for EPM and the only four-time winner of Oracle’s North America Partner of the Year for EPM and BI. The company is a nine-time Inc. 5000 honoree committed to education with a platform that includes 10+ books in its best-selling technical reference series, “Look Smarter Than You Are with Hyperion,” free, twice-weekly webcasts, the free-access video education platform, Play it Forward, on YouTube, and multi-track Oracle EPM/BI Road Shows across North America. Home to three Oracle ACE Directors, two Oracle ACEs, and one Oracle ACE Associate, interRel frequently participates in Oracle Technology Network international tours in developing markets. To learn more about interRel Consulting, please visit www.interRel.com. 
 
Contact
Rachel Holle
Communications Coordinator
972-735-8716
rholle@interrel.com
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