Myles GilsenanAuthor

July 6, 2017 - 5 Scenarios to Roadmap Your BI and Analytics to the Cloud

Myles Gilsenan

When it comes to moving BI and analytics to the cloud, there are many paths to reach the same goal. So, if you want the power of BI and analytics in the cloud, but think your environment is too complex, take a look as these scenarios. Continue reading “5 Scenarios to Roadmap Your BI and Analytics to the Cloud”

Myles Gilsenan
Myles has more than 20 years of global experience in the design and deployment of large scale ERP and data warehousing/BI solutions. He spent the first 10 years of his career at a Big 4 consulting firm leading international ERP and BI deployments including Oracle and SAP. He then moved into industry where he held senior management positions in Business Intelligence and Corporate Finance Technology. He has a unique blend of deep experience in both the ERP and BI arenas. Myles has lived and worked in Tokyo, London and Hong Kong and has a demonstrated track record of delivery in complex environments. He has leveraged a blended onshore/offshore model for the last 10 years.
Fran DalyAuthor

August 26, 2015 - New Tools to Improve the Way We Manage Clinical Trial Expenses

Fran Daly

Clinical Trian ExpensesClinical trials are often the single largest expense for early stage Life Science companies. If your company is not managing these expenses to the best of its ability, there’s a risk of running out of funding for existing trials or not being able to fund important new trials. While companies often think they are being economical by using Excel spreadsheets and keeping a hoard of accountants busy till midnight, this approach is often less efficient than investing in the right set of tools to plan, capture and track Clinical Trial Expenses. In fact, with today’s availability of cloud-based solutions, it is really no longer a large up-front investment as much as it is a monthly subscription cost. Continue reading “New Tools to Improve the Way We Manage Clinical Trial Expenses”

Fran Daly
Fran is the Sr. Director for the Life Sciences practice at Apps Associates. Fran is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and specializes in identifying business-focused solutions to drive growth, improve efficiency and achieve compliance goals. Currently, Fran is focused on Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics initiatives. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Fran held senior management positions at Schering Plough Pharmaceuticals and Revlon Cosmetics. Fran is a long-time member and current Board VP of the Society for Information Management (SIM) – New Jersey Chapter.
Kshitij KumarAuthor

March 26, 2015 - [Video] Oracle BICS for HR Departments – Hire-to-Retire Process

Kshitij Kumar

HR organizations are finding it hard to keep pace with business demands and the need to improve the efficiency of HR processes is increasing. Oracle BICS is a powerful tool that can help you manage the complete Hire-to-Retire process. Continue reading “[Video] Oracle BICS for HR Departments – Hire-to-Retire Process”

Kshitij Kumar
Kshitij is the CTO & Global Vice President of the BI/EPM practice at Apps Associates and is responsible for evaluating, driving and facilitating innovation across technologies which are aligned with our overall business strategy. Kshitij has over 15 years of industry experience and has a deep technical background in data warehousing and database technologies. Before joining Apps Associates, Kshitij worked for 6 years at a leading social research firm based out of Cambridge, MA and for 3 years at the Government of Qatar developing GIS applications using ESRI, Microsoft and Oracle technologies.
Kshitij KumarAuthor

March 24, 2015 - [Video] How Your Organization Can Benefit From Oracle BI Cloud Services

Kshitij Kumar

Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service (BICS) provides powerful business intelligence (BI) and analytics in the cloud. This blog post will give you an overview of the Oracle BICS platform including its features, and benefits. Continue reading “[Video] How Your Organization Can Benefit From Oracle BI Cloud Services”

Kshitij Kumar
Kshitij is the CTO & Global Vice President of the BI/EPM practice at Apps Associates and is responsible for evaluating, driving and facilitating innovation across technologies which are aligned with our overall business strategy. Kshitij has over 15 years of industry experience and has a deep technical background in data warehousing and database technologies. Before joining Apps Associates, Kshitij worked for 6 years at a leading social research firm based out of Cambridge, MA and for 3 years at the Government of Qatar developing GIS applications using ESRI, Microsoft and Oracle technologies.
Satyendra PasalapudiAuthor

October 17, 2014 - Building Your Big Data Analytics Roadmap

Satyendra Pasalapudi

Big data is transforming the way we do business, and numbers go on to show that the impact of big data isn’t limited to a particular country or industry. According to a report by Gartner in 2013, organizations in the APAC region are aggressively pursuing big data investments, with 45% indicating that they plan to invest in big data within the next two years. In North America, 38% of organizations surveyed said they had already invested in big data technology with more planning to adopt big data in the future. Latin America is also adopting big data with 51% of organizations undertaking a big data initiative. Continue reading “Building Your Big Data Analytics Roadmap”

Satyendra Pasalapudi
Satyendra is the Associate Practice Director, Infrastructure Managed Services at Apps Associates and handles strategic initiatives in cloud and big data. He has over 15 years of diverse international experience in the IT industry and is an accomplished database professional, author, and speaker. Satyendra is an Oracle ACE and the Co-founder & Vice President of the All India Oracle Users Group (AIOUG) and is a frequent speaker at various Oracle conferences. Satyendra has bootstrapped various Strategic Business Units in his career and has worked with APTS, Pointsoft, Kenexa, Dell and Megasoft before joining Apps Associates.
Fran DalyAuthor

October 15, 2014 - Financial Analytics – Breaking Down the Barriers!

Fran Daly

Ok, so your CFO has decided your company needs Financial Analytics and you’ve been assigned to lead it. Of course, it has to be done right away and on an extremely tight budget. We need some ROI, you know!

Financial Analytics breaking down the barriers Continue reading “Financial Analytics – Breaking Down the Barriers!”

Fran Daly
Fran is the Sr. Director for the Life Sciences practice at Apps Associates. Fran is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and specializes in identifying business-focused solutions to drive growth, improve efficiency and achieve compliance goals. Currently, Fran is focused on Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics initiatives. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Fran held senior management positions at Schering Plough Pharmaceuticals and Revlon Cosmetics. Fran is a long-time member and current Board VP of the Society for Information Management (SIM) – New Jersey Chapter.