This PSU can be applied to Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) 126.96.36.199.000 installations on Microsoft (MS) Windows and Linux.
for this HFM patch includes:
Refer to the readme file for information on installation of these prerequisites.
New Features in this Release
Summary of New Features in the HFM 188.8.131.52.100 release:
- Application Creation Wizard
The Application Creation wizard can be used to create applications, and the application calendar, application settings, module configuration, and custom dimensions can be defined. The copy function can be used on an existing application to create a new one, or create an application from a profile file.
- Insights Dashboard for Key Metrics/KPIs
HFM Insights provides a dashboard for system administrators to monitor HFM system status. It displays data collected from system components over a period of time and enables administrators to take corrective action if necessary. This feature is available only for Exalytics installations.
- Support for Solaris
This release includes support for Solaris on Exalytics only
*Refer "Supported Platforms" reference below
- Printing Entity Detail Reports
A Printable Page option has been added to Entity Detail reports, and is also available when viewing Source and Destination transactions.
- Application Year Update
After an application is created, it is now possible to modify to increase the number of years used in the application if needed.
- Application Elements Download Log Option
When loading or extracting Application Elements, an option is provided to download the load or extract log file.
- Application Tab Options
Financial Management application tabs now includes the same right-mouse click options as Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Workspace, including Close, Close All, and Close Others.
- Working with Journals in Smart View
Provides ability to open and work with journals directly in Smart View. It allows journal properties to viewed, along with providing create, edit, submit, approve, post, unpost, and delete journal functionality. An adhoc query from within a journal can also be created. To use journals in Smart View, the upcoming release of Oracle Smart View 184.108.40.206.500 will be required .
(Oracle Smart View 220.127.116.110 Patch 21635725 | Blog post)
For detailed information on new features, see the Oracle Hyperion Financial Management Administrator's Guide and Oracle Hyperion Financial Management User's Guide. These are available from:
Oracle Help Center | EPM 18.104.22.168 | Financial PM Applications
The HFM Patch 20455650 is available for MS Windows and Linux only.
*Support for Solaris: HFM 22.214.171.124.100 now provides support for Solaris on Exalytics. This is provided via alternate
HFM Patch 21418627. To download this alternate patch and to view its Readme, contact Oracle Support for the required password.
The Readme file should be referred to prior proceeding with this PSU implementation for important information that includes along with the prerequites, a full list of the defects fixed, along with additional support information, details for applying patch and troubleshooting FAQ's.
It is important to ensure that the requirements and support paths to this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file. The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.