The Office of Business Systems Solutions operates under the guidance of the Controller and Chief Budget Officer as one of the units within the Office of Financial Planning and Budget. The Office of Business Systems Solutions is responsible for managing security for all university-wide financial applications, including EIS, Cognos and eThority, and assisting to resolve issues that may arise with these financial applications. The Office of Business System Solutions also provides high-level analytical support to campus leadership, identifies process improvements, maximizes the value of the current technology investment and recommends new technology that supports the University in achieving its business goals.
- EIS Financials – the PeopleSoft-based online system providing management of all financial activities including budgeting, accounting, purchasing, eProcurement, payments (to vendor), reimbursements (to employees), asset management, grant management, etc.
- Cognos Access and Troubleshooting – a web-based financial reporting system providing limited access of financial reports to those members of the campus community who have the need to manage budgets, expenditures and/or balances
- eThority – a web-based reporting system providing a wide range of reports and analytics from both EIS Financials and EIS Learning Solutions (i.e. HR, Payroll, etc.), as well as other systems used by HSC