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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Financial Close and Consolidation Solutions

Financial Close and Consolidation: Insights from the 2023 Gartner Magic Quadrant In the rapidly evolving world of finance, the processes of financial close and consolidation have become increasingly complex and critical. These processes, essential for accurate financial reporting and analysis, demand not only precision but also efficiency. “A Gartner...

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Gartner Market Guide for Cloud Extended Planning and Analysis Solutions

According to Gartner, although the best of breed operational planning solutions will continue to be popular, FP&A solutions will begin to incorporate some operational planning features as they evolve into xP&A.  With xP&A, decision makers can gain a more holistic view of FP&A processes, results, and progress toward reaching...

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Best Practices for Effective Extended Planning: Insights from Forrester and Gartner Group

Best Practices for Effective Extended Planning: Insights from Forrester and Gartner Introduction We all know planning is a key step on the road to success, but in complex projects and evolving environments, simple planning may not be enough. That’s where extended planning comes into play. Understanding it and its...

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Infuse Enterprise AI into Integrated Planning: Be The Future First™

You already know that FP&A has been undergoing a rapid transformation. So, what’s the change in direction? Well, FP&A is quickly moving beyond periodic reporting to continuous planning and agile decision-making.  The modern FP&A team is the entire org’s business partner in making better decisions, not just Finance.  Gartner...

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What is Google Cloud?

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Google Cloud, also referred to as the Google Cloud Platform (GCP),  is a suite of cloud computing services provided by Google. It offers a wide range of infrastructure and platform services that enable organizations to build, deploy, and scale applications and services on Google’s infrastructure....

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Process Discovery

Automation Anywhere offers process discovery as part of its Automation Success Platform. Process discovery helps organizations identify and understand their existing business processes by capturing and analyzing user interactions with applications. This enables businesses to gain insights into their processes, identify areas for improvement, and automate repetitive tasks. By...

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Extended Planning – Business Planning Maturity Framework

Integrated Planning Integrated planning, also referred to as extended planning, is a process that enables organizations to align their financial and operational plans across different departments and functions. It involves integrating data from various sources into a single repository and conducting cross-functional analysis and planning. Integrated planning allows for...

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Challenges with Implementing Machine Learning

With artificial intelligence and machine learning becoming more popular every year, it would seem clear that more and more companies would want to join the modernization of business and implement some kind of AI technology into their own practices. But despite its popularity, many businesses still either are not...

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What’s Beneath AI and the Decision of Build vs. Buy

As the business world has grown in the 21st century, artificial intelligence (AI) has grown with it, to the point that it is no longer a rare occurrence or unique application. Companies are using AI in several different ways, among them improving customer relations, creating more efficient processes, and...

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