Hyperion Financial Management Course Content

Overview :

Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) is the centralized, scalable, financial management and reporting solution. HFM users can unify their financial information (actuals, budgets, forecasts, and statistics) in a single Web-based application. It best suits for the financial managers the ability to rapidly consolidate and report financial results, meet global regulatory requirements, reduction of the cost of compliance and deliver confidence in the numbers.

Training Objectives of Hyperion HFM :

Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) is the powerful consolidation tool. At the core is a well-designed relational database that provides a foundation for many features. Its main feature is web interface allows for faster rollout and adoption between the web interface and the database is an application layer. This application layer activates the tool to scale as a Organization grows and evolves. You will learn to enter and process journals and inter-company data, calculate, and consolidate data, deploy rules, manage the review and approval process of financial data, and apply security system to Financial Management data.

Target Students and Prerequisites :

Students must have basic knowledge on Excel or Lotus 1-2-3 skills, Basic accounting concepts and Microsoft Windows skills are required.

1.Introduction to Financial Management :

  • About Enterprise Performance Management

2.HFM Basics :

  • Dimensions
  • Define Application Profile
  • Create application

3.Loading Metadata from a File :

  • About Metadata Load Files
  • Loading Metadata
  • Manage Metadata
  • Prepare own Metadata

4.Configuring Accounts and Custom Dimensions :

  • About Accounts and Custom Dimensions
  • Setting Up Account Types and Hierarchies
  • Setting Up Accounts and Custom Dimensions
  • Intercompany Account and Other Account Properties

5.Setting Up Entities, Calendars, and Scenarios :

  • Setting up Entities
  • Setting Up Calendars
  • Setting Up Scenarios

6.Loading Data :

  • Loading Data Files
  • Extracting Data
  • Copying and Removing Data

7.Creating Tasklist and Data Forms :

  • About Data Forms
  • Accessing the Form Builder
  • Defining the Point of View
  • Defining Columns and Rows
  • Setting Row and Column Options
  • Exporting Data to Spreadsheets

8.Entering Data Using Data Grids :

  • About Data Grids and Accessing Data Grids
  • Changing the Grid Layout and Display
  • Selecting Members for Dimensions
  • Selecting Members
  • Saving Grid Settings
  • Entering Data and Filling Multiple Cells
  • Spreading and Calculating Data
  • Adding Cell Text and Line-Item Detail

9.Creating Member Lists in Financial Management :

  • About Member Lists
  • System and User-Defined Member Lists
  • Creating Member Lists
  • Identifying Member Lists in a File
  • Creating Static Member Lists
  • Creating Dynamic Member Lists for the Entity Dimension and Other Dimensions
  • Loading and Extracting Member Lists

10.Entering Intercompany Data :

  • About Intercompany Transactions
  • Intercompany Account Balances
  • Elimination Process
  • Plug Accounts
  • Intercompany Eliminations and the Value Dimension
  • Setting Up Entities and Accounts for Intercompany Data
  • Creating and Running Intercompany Matching Reports

11.Adjusting Data with Journals :

  • About Journals and Journal Benefits and Adjusting Data
  • Journals Review Process and the Value Dimension
  • Multiple Journal Postings, Accessing Journals and Opening Periods for Journal Entry
  • Creating Journal Templates and Journal Balance Types
  • Creating Journals and Entering Journal Data
  • Creating, Previewing, Running and Viewing Adjustments with the Entity Details Report
  • Setting Journal Report Properties and Selecting Columns and Filters
  • Saving Journal Reports Locally and Remotely

12.Running Consolidations and process management :

  • Consolidation Process and Percentages
  • Entering Consolidation Information Using Ownership Management
  • Running Consolidations
  • Checking Consolidation Status
  • Data Translation
  • Entering Exchange Rates

13.Analyzing Data Using Smart View :

  • About Smart View
  • Smart View Installation and Components
  • Connecting to a Data Source
  • Entering Data with Web Data Forms
  • Functions in Smart View

14.Rule :

  • About Rules and Rules Syntax
  • Rule Types and Rules Files
  • Objects and Functions in Rules
  • Assigning Values to Accounts
  • Account Expressions
  • Setting Values for Multiple Accounts
  • Subcubes, Data Retrieval, and Rules
  • Loading and Extracting Rules

Courses Duration : 3-4 weeks