- Gr. Myth.
- a Titan, son of Uranus and Gaea, and father of the sun god Helios
- Helios himself
- a small, irregularly shaped satellite of Saturn having an unusual shifting orientation and rotation
Origin of HyperionClassical Latin ; from Classical Greek Hyperi?n
- Greek Mythology A Titan, the son of Gaea and Uranus and the father of Helios.
- A satellite of Saturn.
Origin of HyperionGreek Huperi&omacron;n.
From Ancient Greek Ὑπερίων (Huperiōn).
hyperion - Computer Definition
(Hyperion Solutions Corporation, Santa Clara, CA, www.hyperion.com) The leading provider of analytical application software for management reporting, analysis, modeling and planning. Founded in 1998 from the merger of Hyperion Software and Arbor Software, company products include Hyperion Pillar (budgeting and planning), Hyperion Essbase (OLAP) and Hyperion Enterprise (financial consolidation and reporting). In 2007, Oracle purchased Hyperion to acquire these quality products.