The Value of Smarter, Faster Business Decisions
For Reece, the problem was even bigger than just reporting. Ad hoc inquiries throughout all levels of the business were being bottlenecked at finance. In order to relieve some of this burden, she outsourced the reporting processes. This helped free up her team a bit, but elongated the reporting process even more, and was quite expensive. There was no easy, quick way to distribute critical business answers to colleagues outside of finance.
Reece set out to find a solution that could help finance by enabling the rest of the business securely. After evaluating the best third-party reporting tools on the market, the finance department narrowed down their selection to Hubble.
Hubble stood out to Reece because it was the only solution that:
- Enabled end-users to make smarter, faster decisions with real-time inquiries
- Could build reports over live JD Edwards data, enterprise-wide, in just minutes
- Allowed for consolidated reporting, which improved efficiency
- Never broke the link with their ERP, so data was always live, secure, and accurate
“Some reporting tools are very flexible, yes, but there’s no real integrity in data. Hubble combined flexibility and security—just what we needed,” Reece said.
Save Thousands Each Year with Integrated Reporting
Reporting was not just a tactical process for Bibby. They recognized the importance of moving information throughout the business to enable confident, strategic decisions. Hubble not only speeds up this process, but it creates a culture of trust—in data and finance—that is invaluable to her team.
With Hubble, staff at all levels across Bibby can now drill down into reports to get exactly the detail they need to address immediate business issues. Instantaneously, Reece was able to stop outsourcing report creation, saving thousands each year. When asked for her comments, she stated that: