Many think that March Madness is about the NCAA Basketball tournament, but we think that for software vendors in the CPM space March madness is the annual publication of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Corporate Performance Management Suites
Recently I attended, with over 14,000 others, Microsoft’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fl.
Excel is and will always be an accountant's go to tool for any requirement as it is familiar, easy to use, and can be manipulated to accomplish any mathematical task or exercise that is required. In this post you will learn why it may not be the best tool for consolidation purposes...
Read this 4-part blog to read Pat's perspective on why select a Consolidation solution now providing some color commentary and identifying some key items that you should be looking for during the selection process.
Read Ventana Research perspective on Tagetik's Financial Performance Management Software. Robert Kugel analyzes and evaluates Tagetik 5 features and benefits.
The follow-on research that Gartner publishes after the MQ is where you can get real insight into the details and dive deeper to evaluate which solutions are best fits for your particular needs.