SOURCE: Star Analytics

April 28, 2009 14:00 ET

Star Analytics Invited to Present at COLLABORATE 09

Showcasing Success Stories of Customers Using Star Analytics' Solutions to Extend the Value of Their Oracle Investments

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - April 28, 2009) - Star Analytics, the leader in Financial Data Management software for consolidation, planning, budgeting, reporting and analysis, today announced that founder Quinlan Eddy will present at COLLABORATE 09, Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community. Co-hosted by the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) and Quest International Users Group (Quest), the conference helps users of the full family of Oracle business applications and database software gain greater value from their Oracle investments.

When: May 3 - 7, 2009
Where: Orange County Convention Center West, Orlando, FL
What: Eddy will present May 5th from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. on "Essbase Data
 Extraction - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly" (Track: Business
 Intelligence/Data Warehousing). Attendees will learn 12 approaches
 for sharing Oracle Essbase data plus the pros and cons of each approach
 from a technical and business perspective.

Eddy will outline the benefits customers are achieving using:

--  The Star Integration Server, a simple, cost-effective and automated
    method of extracting and sharing data from Oracle Hyperion and other
    finance applications with relational data stores and BI applications.
--  The Star Finance Command Center, a new product to manage, control and
    view the automation tasks that run across a company's financial systems.
    The product integrates finance and operational data on demand for reporting
    and analytical applications such as: Global Cash Management, Incentive
    Compensation, Expense and Revenue Management, Capital Planning,
    International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) adoption and Performance

Download a free copy of the Ventana Research report titled "Star Analytics Unlocks Hyperion Data Vaults (2008)" at In a recent Star Analytics press release, analyst Robert Kugel, CFA noted, "With a great deal of key information in applications such as Hyperion, Finance organizations spend considerable time and effort working around the lack of integrated data for financial performance management. Ventana recommends software from Star Analytics, which can help companies make this data much easier to integrate into other applications and processes." (See

For demos and free product downloads, visit


COLLABORATE 09 offers an expert blend of customer-to-customer interaction and insights from technology visionaries and Oracle strategists. Expand your network of contacts by interacting with Oracle customers, solutions providers, consultants, developers and representatives from Oracle Corporation. COLLABORATE 09 is designed for Oracle applications users, including Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft Enterprise, JD Edwards and Siebel. Attendees also include Oracle database and technology users, including all Oracle Database versions through 11g, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Stellent, Hyperion and various development tools.

About Star Analytics

Star Analytics is the leader in Financial Data Management software, offering enterprises a cost-effective way to integrate and access disparate financial and operational data for business decisions based on profitability. Fortune 1000 companies in all major industries use technology from Star Analytics to improve business analytics and reduce the burden on IT by automating the integration and management of financial processes and data. Partners include Oracle, IBM Cognos, SAP BusinessObjects, QlikTech, and Microsoft. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Star Analytics is a privately-held company backed by Hummer Winblad Venture Partners and LightSpeed Venture Partners. Visit

Take part in discussions about the next generation of financial systems at the Finance Systems Innovators blog at

The Star Analytics Logo is a trademark of Star Analytics. All other names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. This press release is for informational purposes only and no offer to buy or solicitation of an offer to sell any securities is made hereby. Certain information contained in this news release is forward-looking and is subject to unknown risks and uncertainties. The actual results, performance or achievements of the company may differ materially from the results, performance or achievements of the company expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.

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