Industry Expertise, Hyperion Experience And Best Practices Insight Help Health Net Respond To A Critical Need And Enhance Enterprise Performance Management

The business need: more detailed cost information

Health Net recognized several opportunities for enhancing its enterprise performance management systems to deliver accurate, timely, synchronized data across the organization.

Most critically, the company wanted to equip executives with detailed cost-allocation information. Health Net's current Selling, General & Administrative (SG&A) expense allocations provided only high-level summaries of allocated costs and not the underlying detail for cost elements. As such, analysts, program directors and others involved in budgeting and financial reporting lacked critical information to...

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Product Experience And Best-practices Insight Help Advanced Drainage Systems Set The Stage For Building Its Business On Oracle E-Business Suite

The business need: flexibility to accommodate growing and evolving operations

Over the past 15 years, ADS has seen its revenues grow nearly tenfold and, just as significantly, the nature of its business increase in complexity. During that time, the company has more than doubled its numbers of plants and distribution centers, added operations in new states and several countries, and moved from a limited product line to multiple brands and international joint ventures.

To meet the needs of its current and future operations and position the company for additional growth, ADS initiated an effort to replace its enterprise system. The company completed an internal software evaluation and selection process, ultimately choosing Oracle E-Business Suite to...

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Health Net, Inc., is one of the nation's largest publicly traded managed health care organizations with $14 billion in annual revenues and nearly 10,000 employees. Through a network of subsidiaries, the Woodland Hills, California-based organization delivers health, pharmacy and mental health benefits to approximately 17 million individuals.


Columbus, Ohio-based Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. ("ADS") is the world's largest manufacturer and distributor of high-density polyethylene drainage pipe, with annual revenues in excess of $1 billion. ADS's products support storm and sanitary sewers, agricultural drainage, road and highway construction, residential and commercial development, and turf and recreational applications. In addition, ADS offers solutions for surface runoff retention/detention systems, on-site leaching chambers and septic systems.