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Acterys Is Here!

  • Martin Kratky
  • April 18, 2018
  • Acterys, Agility Planning, Clear Jelly, Excel, General Business Intelligence, Microsoft Teams, Planning Process, Power BI, PowerApps

We are very proud to announce the public preview of Acterys. Acterys combines two previously separate platforms Agility Planning and …

5 Tips for better financial reporting in Excel

  • Martin Kratky
  • April 13, 2018
  • Acterys, Excel, Planning Process

Excel is likely the most comprehensive, and widely used application software in the world. As much as some web BI …

Acterys: It All Comes Together

  • Martin Kratky
  • March 18, 2018
  • Acterys, Agility Planning, Clear Jelly, Planning Process

Over the last 3 years our holding company FP&A Solutions has been running two separate brands for business intelligence and …

Just Because It Says Power BI It Doesn’t Really Mean It Is…

  • Martin Kratky
  • March 12, 2018
  • Acterys, Power BI

I can’t help smiling when I see legacy BI application vendors that were not so long laughing away Power BI …

Write Back & Planning in Power BI

  • Martin Kratky
  • January 27, 2018
  • Acterys, Agility Planning, Excel, General Business Intelligence, Planning Process, Power BI, PowerApps

This month Microsoft released an integration with PowerApps in Power BI. PowerApps is a great solution to build simple mobile …

Effective Team Collaboration: The Key for Planning Success

  • Martin Kratky
  • January 21, 2018
  • Acterys, Agility Planning, General Business Intelligence, Microsoft Teams, Planning Process, Power BI

Planning in larger organisations is almost always a team effort. In this blog I am covering how new Microsoft Office …

The benefits Power BI can bring to FP&A teams

  • Ari Vivekanandarajah
  • January 18, 2018
  • Acterys, Agility Planning, Power BI

Financial Planning and Analytics (FP&A) teams are a pivotal driving force behind a business’ ability to stay ahead of the …

The Troubles We have Seen: Roadblocks to effective FP&A

  • Martin Kratky
  • January 18, 2018
  • Acterys, Power BI

Over more than 10 years and hundreds of projects we got a good insight into the typical pain points with …