Financial analytics and reporting
- 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.
- March 28, 2013
IDC's claim that a new social-mobile-big data infrastructure is replacing PCs might be more wish than reality.
- February 15, 2013
Smartphones and tablets help organizations’ employees see the same version of the performance picture. Will finance embrace these mobile solutions?
- January 24, 2013
While one expert says wide adoption of mobile AP software like Kofax MarkView is a few years away, interest among users is picking up.
- January 15, 2013
In this Q&A, find out why one expert thinks XBRL has the potential to be more useful than finance executives give it credit for.
- January 10, 2013
Despite ERP support, experts are no longer sure U.S. firms will ever be required to meet IFRS rules.
- July 12, 2012
Companies can choose from among many manufacturing BI software vendors and flavors to meet their unique analytics needs.
- June 29, 2012
Experts say much of what is called analytics and BI can be done by using everyday software in an analytical way.
- June 15, 2012
A company’s ERP vendor likely offers business intelligence options, but niche BI analytics may be the best approach.
- June 12, 2012
Running BI in the cloud is attractive from a cost standpoint, but there are serious potential drawbacks, industry watchers say.
- April 02, 2012
Training is the step everyone loves to skip, but doing that could imperil the whole BI implementation, proponents say.
- March 28, 2012
In-memory computing could be the game changer that transforms finance organizations from accounting managers to forward-looking leaders in corporate planning.
- 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.
- March 05, 2012
Submissions to a contest by the XBRL US consortium show how SEC financial statements can be tapped for financial metrics.