InSight CM - SMART Cubes
Next-Generation Commodity Analytics Solution
First- and second-generation Commodity Management solutions such as ETRM and CTRM software solutions are transaction-based systems restricted to capturing, integrating, and sharing data across organizations. Eka is leading the generational shift to Smart Commodity Management solutions that include advanced, predictive analytics to make better, faster, fact-based decisions. With a light footprint to aggregate and analyze extremely large data sets to provide real-time analytics, Eka's Smart Commodity Management solution, InSight CM™, is today's SMART solution for fact-based decision making.
InSight CM - SMART Cubes is fully integrated with Eka’s next-generation commodity trading and risk management software platform InSight CM and provides more than 80 pre-configured ETRM and CTRM commodity intelligence cubes that deliver rich analytics and advanced data visualization for agriculture, manufacturing, energy, and metals companies.
Enabling Companies to Make the Best Business Decisions
SMART Cubes is a comprehensive set of preconfigured and customizable business intelligence tools covering the entire value chain, from origin trade straight through to settlement. With SMART Cubes, commodity companies can make faster, better-informed decisions when managing trading, positions, risk, P&L, inventory, costs, and logistics. Business users create the analytics they need without relying on other departments, such as IT, or outside vendors.
Utilizing the extensive industry knowledge of the commodity markets held collectively by the Eka team, Eka has created a comprehensive range of pre-configured cubes, providing customers with the analytics needed to make the best decisions. In addition, users can customize these cubes on their own. SMART Cubes leverages a variety of visualization techniques to provide previously unavailable analytical capability.
The Eka Advantage - SMART Cubes
- Make faster, better informed decisions
- Assess the impact to P&L and risk in real-time based on live and fluctuating market prices
- Utilize more than 80 pre-configured ETRM and CTRM commodity intelligence cubes
- Create customized analytics to make fact-based real-time decisions
- Perform previously impossible cross-dimensional analysis
- Analyze performance across enterprise, business unit, and trader
Gain Previously Impossible Insights with Cross-Dimensional Analysis
With SMART Cubes, users can link multiple sets of data for analysis. By joining different sets of data, commodity companies can perform previously impossible cross-dimensional analysis to improve decision making. This allows users to move beyond static reports that only describe what happened to answer the more profound questions: what events led to certain results, plus why and how did these events occur.
SMART Cubes provides insights into the following business domains: finance, pool management, P&L management, supply chain management, trade management, contract administration, credit management, logistics & operations, risk management, settlement & compliance, and transaction management.
The InSight CM platform comprises best-in-class, industry-specialized solutions for the agriculture, manufacturing, energy, and metals industries. In addition to advanced analytics and commodity intelligence provided by SMART Cubes, InSight CM supports the entire commodity transaction lifecycle including trading, risk, compliance, procurement, supply chain, operations, logistics, bulk handling, and processing.