Perficient in Spotlight at Oracle's Collaborate 15

Oracle Platinum Partner to host two presentations on Oracle technologies and applications, is the focus of another given by Oracle Excellence Award winner

ST. LOUIS (April 9, 2015)Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT) (“Perficient”), a leading information technology and management consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced it will serve as an exhibitor and sponsor at Oracle’s COLLABORATE 15 conference and present on Oracle technologies and applications during the conference.

COLLABORATE 15, scheduled for April 12-16 in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, unites the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) and the Quest International Users Group (Quest) to educate and share best practices with Oracle business applications users.

During COLLABORATE 15, Perficient experts will present two sessions exploring various Oracle technologies and applications, including business intelligence, cloud services, and enterprise performance management (EPM):

  • Shiv Bharti, Perficient Director of Oracle BI consulting, will deliver “Using OBIApps to Consolidate Data for Taleo, Salesforce and NetSuite Apps.” He will explain how Oracle BI Application architecture can be used to build an on-premise business analytics warehouse by consolidating data from Taleo, Salesforce and NetSuites. The session takes place Tuesday, April 14, 3:15-4:15 p.m.
  • Bharat Chandorkar, Perficient Lead Technical Consultant for Oracle EPM, will present “Implementing Account Reconciliation Manager Data Integrations,” in which he shows how to connect Account Reconciliation Manager to General Ledger systems and other sources for centralized data loading. He will decrypt the intricacies of setting up E-Business Suite Adaptors and Open Interface Adaptors in Hyperion Financial Data Quality Management, Enterprise Edition, for loading data into ARM and explain how this reduces days in the financial close cycle. The session takes place Wednesday, April 15, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

At a third session, Todd Renard, Oracle Excellence Award Winner from B/E Aerospace, will recount in how Perficient used Data Relationship Management to help B/E Aerospace with its HFM, FDMEE, Planning, Essbase, EAL and OBI environments. He will discuss firsthand experiences including business challenges, managing master data across the organization, business benefits achieved, value propositions, best practices, lessons learned, and the value of Perficient’s guidance. The presentation will take place Thursday, April 16, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Much of COLLABORATE will focus on organizations that seek to enable growth and simplify processes while dealing with multiple platforms and the need to connect disparate systems. Perficient, an Oracle Platinum Partner, has delivered cloud services and solutions in market for Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle Service Cloud, Oracle Marketing Cloud and Siebel, as well as other scalable technologies, to meet its customers’ needs for cost containment.

“Many organizations that are heavily invested in an on-premise solution are seeking options for modernizing their IT platform,” said Emil Fernandez, Vice President of Perficient’s Oracle national business unit. “Solutions such as Siebel’s Open UI can enable them to fast-track a strategy that puts cloud applications in the forefront.”

Perficient experts will be on hand in Booth 716 in the Exhibitor Showcase to discuss customers’ technology needs, and overall strategy of Oracle applications through leadership, user experience and integration assessments that apply to all product lines.

Through its partnerships with leading technology innovators, Perficient provides clients in all industries business-driven technology solutions and support in a wide range of practice areas. Perficient’s Oracle consultants specialize in several practice areas including Oracle ERP, EPM, CRM and customer experience, business intelligence and Oracle technologies like Fusion Middleware, BPM, and WebCenter platforms. In addition, Perficient Oracle consultants are certified to deliver the official Oracle course curriculum to customers via onsite training classes. Perficient owns and operates an Oracle Approved Education Center in partnership with Oracle University.

For more information on Perficient’s expertise in Oracle technologies, visit For live updates throughout the event, follow Perficient experts on Twitter @Perficient and @PRFT_Oracle. To schedule a media interview with a Perficient subject matter expert, please contact David Sheets at 314-529-3577, or at

About Perficient

Perficient is a leading information technology and management consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Perficient helps clients use Internet-based technologies to improve productivity and competitiveness; strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce information technology costs. Perficient, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning “Premier Level” IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, and a Platinum Salesforce Cloud Alliance Partner. For more information, visit

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