Dodeca Summit 2023

September 26- 27, 2023
Kroger Technology Center – Blue Ash, OH
In-Person & Virtual Event

Agenda Topics at Dodeca Summit23

Presentations by The Kroger Co., LexisNexis, and Principal Financial Group.

Participation by Abbott, ADT, Belcan, Bimbo Bakeries USA, DaVita, Deckers Brands, Gap, HCA Healthcare, Lennox International, Regions Bank, Wells Fargo, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, and more!

Innovating with Dodeca

Teams share how they enable business transformation using Dodeca. Each participating organization will present how they started using Dodeca (share functional user groups, business process, use cases, etc.), where they are today and plans for what’s next.

Technical Considerations and Demonstrations

Aimed to answer “How to sustainably scale Dodeca across an enterprise?” Topic focused on the most effective models / practices for staffing and training technical Dodeca resources. Includes sharing of specific tools to enable sustainable growth with Dodeca (style guides, etc.) and other architecture guidelines.

• Dodeca Development documentation – how to expose and document the configurations (version control) of a Dodeca application.

Operations and Ongoing Dodeca Support

Concentrated on the Dodeca support model and approach at each organization in attendance – highlighting the common support activities, the workload associated operational support, and the lifecycle of an application or instance once in production. Other questions for consideration / discussion include: what tasks can be pushed to end-users?

Product Management with Dodeca

Panel discussion exploring how teams establish long-term strategy, decide what to build, estimate level of effort, and manage resource capacity planning. (ie – previously, Elizabeth Ferrell from The Kroger Co. shared the standard reporting package Kroger uses to deliver a minimally-custom solution in two weeks).

Project Management with Dodeca

Knowledge transfer pertaining to the execution of a Dodeca development program topics include: UAT, day-to-day management, cross-functional communication rhythms and more!

Applied OLAP Dodeca Discussion

Our team demonstrates the new and innovative features recently released in Dodeca Version 8, including EssJet technology. We share our short and long term roadmap. Provide a session on most requested tips & tricks. Moderate an open Q & A.

Since 1998 Applied OLAP has been specializing in enterprise spreadsheet management. We are the only company in the Oracle EPM community that focuses exclusively on spreadsheet technology.

We are committed to supporting the greater Oracle Hyperion community. We maintain, distribute, and support the popular Next Generation Outline Extractor, OlapUnderground Essbase Outline Extractor, Advanced Security Manager, and Substitution Variable Manager utilities free of charge as a service to the community.