Who We Are

CarpeDatum Consulting is a recognized expert in Business Intelligence consulting. We offer world-class products and consulting services that enable organizations to harness operational and financial information for enhanced decision support. From data warehousing and analytics to financial analysis, planning and reporting, we help organizations transform raw data into actionable information. Our solutions enhance and streamline the decision-making process by putting data in an “analysis ready” form that’s easily accessible by non-technical users. In short, we enable organizations to have the information they need, in the form they need, at their fingertips, at the exact moment they need it.

 
CarpeDatum Consulting has implemented Business Performance Management (BPM) solutions for some of the world's largest companies. Our ability to select, design, and implement the right complement of tools has led to successful engagements with companies such as: Adobe, Agilent Technologies, Amazon, AT&T Wireless, BP Amoco, Cardinal Health, Compassion, California State University, Denver Water, Food4Less, Newell Rubbermaid, Grocers Supply, Jeppesen, KLA Tencor, Maxtor, Network Solutions, Newell Rubbermaid, PriceSmart, Seattle Public Utilities, UCAR, and Visa.

 
Our highly-skilled consultants have years of real-world experience in financial analysis, business management and information systems. We effectively apply this unique blend of knowledge and skill to deliver powerful value-added applications to help your organization achieve its goals.

Some of the following analytical systems we have implemented include:
 

Workforce Planning

Financial Reporting & Pro-Forma Analysis

Budgeting & Forecasting

Corporate Entity Consolidation

KPI & Balanced Scorecard

Customer / Segmentation Analysis

Production Forecasting & Capacity Planning

Product Pricing & Profitability Analysis

Customer Profitability & Churn Analysis

Cost Estimating

Call Center Management

International Tax Auditing

 

 

What We Do

Empower your organization and improve your profits.

In order to make informed decisions in today's fast-paced competitive world, decision makers need access to comprehensive, real-time information about all aspects of their business.
 

The problem is that the required information is usually stored in a dizzying array of enterprise applications, operational systems, and even spreadsheets. Typically, these systems are not integrated, contain redundant data, and are difficult for business users to navigate. More importantly they are not designed to provide decision support and typically lack important pieces necessary to make the correct decisions.

 
Business Intelligence applications empower decision makers by combining and presenting information from these various sources, in an easy-to-use analysis ready form.

 

 

Business Intelligence applications enable you to:
 

Easily measure and explain business performance

Empower employees to conduct their own analysis with minimal support from IT

Make decisions based on hard facts rather than gut instinct

Assess the financial impact of business decisions before they're made

Streamline the budgeting process

Reduce time required to collect relevant information

Ensure data quality and consistency

 

Our Expertise

Whether your project is focused on a local department, a larger division, or a global implementation for a Fortune 500 Company CarpeDatum Consulting, Inc. has the experience and ability to scale services to meet your needs.
 

Data Warehouse / Mart Design & Development

Multidimensional (OLAP) Tool Selection

Multidimensional (OLAP) System Implementation & Integration

Financial Modeling & Analysis

CarpeDatum has a complete solution portfolio coupled with business and technical expertise that give our customers the benefits of having one reliable trust worthy partner. From tool selection through system implementation, CarpeDatum offers a comprehensive suite of services and solutions from which you may choose a tailored service or a complete turn-key solution. Our suite of services, include:
 

Planning Process Improvement

Multidimensional (OLAP) Performance Tuning

BI Web Portals

Customized System Training

Adding Real Value that Meets Your Needs

The real value of any Business Intelligence application lies in the operational improvements and efficiency gains that it delivers. At CarpeDatum, our goal is to ensure that your Business Intelligence application delivers much more value than what you invest.

Whether you need a departmental, business unit, or enterprise-wide solution CarpeDatum's Business Intelligence experts can help you envision and implement a solution to meet your needs.

 

Vertical Expertise

Applications (Sample List)

 

Automotive

Telecommunications / Utilities

Construction / Engineering

Manufacturing

Banking and Financial Services

Entertainment and Media

Government

Healthcare / Pharmaceuticals

Computers and Software

Oil and Gas

Services

Real Estate

Manufacturing

Balance Sheet

Cash Flows

Profit & Loss

Revenue Planning

Inter Company Transfers

Future Accruals

Product Costing

Labor Costing

Supply Planning

Demand Planning

Capacity Planning

WIP Management

Backlog

Floor Space Optimization

Robot Retooling

Inventory Management

Shipments

Admin & Warranty Returns

Oil & Gas

Balance Sheet

Cash Flows

Profit & Loss

Revenue Planning

Corporate Tax

Inter Company Transfers

Decommissioning Payments

DD&A

Turnover

Accretion of FRS12 Provision

Oil, Gas & NGL Volumes

Proved & Developed Reserves

Sub-Sea Tiebacks

Pipeline Sharing

Inventory Movement

 

Retail

ROA

Asset Turnover

Sales & Margin

Inventory Turnover

Reallocation / DSD

Front Store Sales

Labor Cost Analysis

Merchandise Management

Sell-Through

Re-allocations

Inventory Turns

Weeks of Supply

Department Contribution

Attachment Rates

Revenue Contribution

Shrink Analysis

Return Rates

Distribution Shrink

Marketing Analysis

Category Management

Category Scorecards

Vendor Performance

Category Contribution