Performance Architects Launches the Learning Center, a BI and EPM Business Education Community and Forum

Boston, MA, March 16, 2012 --( Performance Architects, Inc. (, a business and technology consulting company that helps organizations initiate and sustain major improvements in enterprise performance, today announced the launch of the Learning Center™, a community and forum that provides on-demand business education related to the business intelligence (BI) and enterprise performance management (EPM) arenas.

The Learning Center™ offers online access to pragmatic, real-world advice and feedback from Performance Architects’ team of experts, and from their network of customers and partners in the BI and EPM arenas. This content includes functional, technical and industry-specific "How To" sessions, webinars, conference presentations, and white papers developed during the Performance Architects’ team’s many years of experience working with organizations with similar interests and needs.

The Learning Center™ focus areas include functional topics such as budgeting and planning; financial close and consolidation; and operational and management modeling processes and applications. Technical topics cover all aspects of performance management and business intelligence, such as reporting and analytics; dashboards and scorecards; databases and data warehouses; data governance and integration; installations, migrations and upgrades; and technical tips and tricks related to planning, consolidation and BI solutions from vendors such as Oracle and Microsoft. Industry-specific topics range from Performance Architects’ observations about industry trends to case study presentations about certain initiatives in an industry segment.

“The launch of the Learning Center™ demonstrates our commitment to creating and maintaining a community of experts to help our customers and partners evolve and expand their BI and EPM efforts,” said Kirby Lunger, Principal and SVP Sales, Marketing & Alliances, Performance Architects. “We are excited to share our knowledge in order to continue to learn and grow with the Performance Architects community.”

Interested participants in the Learning Center™ community will need to register for an account by going to the Learning Center section of the Performance Architects web site at

About Performance Architects:

Performance Architects, Inc. is a business and technology consulting company that partners with our clients to initiate and sustain significant improvements in enterprise performance. We offer business consulting to help establish and enhance performance management processes either across your organization or within specific functions; technology consulting to make sure that the appropriate data and information are available to make the best decisions to improve performance; and industry expertise to provide the context for what your organization should do to lead within your segment.

Performance Architects' services in this arena include implementing or augmenting financial applications, reporting and analysis solutions, and underlying technologies both organization-wide or within specific functional areas such as Finance, IT, HR, Sales & Marketing, and Operations. More information about Performance Architects is available at:


The Learning Center™ is a registered trademark of Performance Architects, Inc. and/or its affiliates.
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