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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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Prior to implementing process mining tools, manufacturer Siemens had little visibility into production bottlenecks and other operational issues. Now, it can see the sources of the problems more clearly. Continue Reading
To stay relevant, strategic CPM software will need to incorporate more advanced modeling and other tools for integrated planning and performance management. Continue Reading
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In this book excerpt, authors Andrew Wells and Kathy Chiang detail the decision architecture methodology, describe its five phases and explain how the strategy drives data monetization. Continue Reading
Multiple layers of software tools and business processes are needed to ensure that sales performance serves a company's strategic goals -- and the bottom line. 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
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
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