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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.
June 20, 2014
This news recap looks at survey data on top data mining tools and a report on the degree to which executives trust analytic findings.
November 15, 2011
What can medical professionals and hospitals do to manage the liability risks for data breaches resulting from interconnectivity?
August 22, 2011
National Public Radio is using SaaS corporate performance management technology to track market trends and uncover financial red flags its analysts might have missed before.
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Corporate performance management (CPM) is the area of business intelligence involved with monitoring and managing an organization's performance... (Continued) Continue Reading
Operational efficiency is the top driver of spending on BI, analytics and CPM technology, a survey shows. Find out where other factors rank in influencing BI tools investments. Continue Reading
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Megavendors may control the corporate performance management (CPM) software market, but smaller vendors are leading the way on innovation, according to Gartner. Continue Reading
In a Q&A, Schumacher Group CIO Douglas Menefee discusses the medical services firm’s rollout of a new budgeting system based on SaaS corporate performance management software. Continue Reading
CPM tools can be very beneficial to organizations. And what matters most isn’t the version of your CPM software but how you use it, says a corporate performance management expert. Continue Reading
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At the 2014 TDWI Executive Summit in Boston, consultant Tony Bodoh provided tips and outlined a step-by-step process for creating effective business intelligence presentations that motivate business executives to take action. Continue Reading
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Despite the claims of EPM software vendors, IT must get involved in the technical underpinnings of budgeting, forecasting and strategy. An industry expert explains why. Continue Reading
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Get advice on proper Excel spreadsheet management for BI and CPM projects in your organization. Learn when spreadsheets should be used for business analytics – and when not. Continue Reading
There are benefits to CPM and financial performance management software beyond faster budgeting and financial reporting. Learn about using CPM software to improve effectiveness. Continue Reading
Should you purchase CPM software from your business intelligence vendor? Get our expert’s advice, and find out if CPM-BI software integration is the most critical consideration. Continue Reading