As Grass Valley learned more about its own business needs.
For more than 50 years, Grass Valley has been an industry leader in the constantly changing world of broadcast and video production. Grass Valley’s full range of solutions and services leverage the economies of scale of the IT industry with its proprietary core knowledge of media processing and storage to help companies deploy the most advanced technology and grow their businesses. As Grass Valley learned more about its own business needs as well as the capabilities of HFM and FDM, the scope of the project increased. For example, the team decided to redesign the chart of accounts rather than keep the old version, which FDM allows through data mapping and transformation. This enabled reporting at a more granular level by displaying operating expenses by nature (travel expenses, salary, etc.) and cost center (e.g., manufacturing, marketing, and finance)