Financial analytics and reporting
- April 30, 2020
The Celonis process mining platform now has Operational Applications for accounts payable and supply chain that allow companies to take automated actions on processes.
- November 06, 2019
Workday's planned acquisition of Scout RFP, a sourcing and procurement platform, says one thing to analysts: It is pushing to become a full-service ERP vendor.
- July 24, 2019
The Seattle Sounders FC's finance department is testing new anomaly detection capabilities in Adaptive Insights, but it also wants to see external data used to probe anomalies.
- March 21, 2019
At its user conference in Las Vegas, Oracle demonstrated how voice can now be used to conduct complex business actions, including financial ERP transactions.
- June 12, 2018
Workday says its acquisition of Adaptive Insights, a financial planning and modeling system, will save it two years of development time.
- May 01, 2018
Financial management software vendors FinancialForce, Vena Solutions and Model N have made recent moves to upgrade products, add third-party integrations or accelerate innovation.
- April 20, 2018
Tyler Technologies, a firm solely focused on government verticals and public sector ERP, has added data-as-a-service capability by acquiring Socrata.
- February 23, 2018
ERP news briefs: Model N adapts its revenue management to include subscription, outcome-based, risk sharing, as well as physical product, pricing. Priority Software aims at U.S.
- November 30, 2017
FinancialForce has made two major changes to its platform: It has turned to ADP for core HR services, and has integrated Salesforce's AI capability called Einstein.
- July 28, 2017
Sage says the move will boost its cloud financial management software and U.S. presence. Analysts think it's a good technology move but are unsure about the market impact.
- March 08, 2017
After the Trump administration suspended the Department of Labor fiduciary rule, uncertainty about tighter regulation of retirement plan providers could affect HR tech planning.
- January 31, 2017
Unit4 ERP is strong in Europe, but the company wants to grow in North America with sibling FinancialForce.com. It may challenge SAP and Oracle one day, but that will take time.
- October 28, 2016
Analytics expertise is widespread in operational realms such as manufacturing and HR. Finance data science must be a priority for CFOs to secure a place at the planning table.
- May 31, 2016
Forrester flags six breakout vendors in SaaS business applications that have high growth, solid financial backing, proven technology and the ability to support large enterprises.
- April 19, 2016
Workday is providing predictive analytics to help in collection of bills and scorecards for managing employees and projects, while Zuora is upgrading with big data analytics.
- February 22, 2016
Some finance chiefs are gearing up for revenue recognition standards. The rules have important implications for companies that sell term licenses for on-premises software.
- November 19, 2015
Finance leaders at AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah are all using Workday reporting, but the office's branch managers are slow to adopt the software.
- August 13, 2015
New FASB revenue rules could mean software companies will need to record revenue earlier, and change accounting for post-contract support services.
- May 22, 2015
Zuora aims to help providers better understand their subscription customers, while Cornerstone presents predictive analytics and platform as a service.
- April 29, 2015
Financial forecasting software from Host Analytics saves time, improves consistency and accuracy for medical device company.
- March 30, 2015
Changepoint PSA improves revenue forecasting and time reporting, but can be complex and challenging for some users.
- January 27, 2015
Phenix Energy Group says it will use Information Builders BI software for performance management, forecasting and process improvement.
- November 19, 2014
In a Workday Rising Q&A, the data scientists behind Workday's new predictive analytics apps talk shop about machine learning and the challenges of categorization.
- November 03, 2014
In a Q&A, Dave Murray summarizes takeaways from a BPI Network survey that polled dozens of executives on their budgeting and forecasting challenges -- and how technology can help.
- September 08, 2014
Analysts impressed with how in-memory technology allows merging of real-time HR, financial and third-party data.
- January 27, 2014
Experts expect cloud finance technology to accelerate as more CFOs get comfortable with moving financials -- even ERP -- to the cloud.
- May 22, 2013
At Sapphire Now 2013, in-memory analytics and mobile app demos showed how companies can turn big data into profitable service lines.
- April 11, 2013
At the Boston IBM Finance Forum, one expert urged finance professionals to adopt a rolling forecast model to replace slow and broken processes.
- January 10, 2013
Despite ERP support, experts are no longer sure U.S. firms will ever be required to meet IFRS rules.
- March 22, 2012
Automating the financial reporting process can save companies time and money while increasing compliance with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) guidelines.