Many businesses today still rely upon spreadsheets to manage their budgets and forecasting. While tools like Excel are great for smaller businesses, when you organization has multiple departments, lines of business and is on the verge of growth, it might be time to retire those spreadsheets.
Two budgeting and forecasting solutions we recommend are Sage Intacct Budgeting and Planning for less complex budgeting needs and BI360 from Solver, for those organizations looking for Corporate Performance Management (CPM) type solution.
Sage Intacct Budgeting and Planning (SIBP) has the powerful functionality smaller businesses need yet is easy-to-use and fast to deploy. It can truly replace Excel for budgeting and planning.
SIBP includes collaboration, forecasting, modeling, and security to handle multiple scenarios, complex calculations, and the workforce.
In just days, not weeks or months, you can go live on SIBP..
From an intuitive user interface and design to Excel-like formulas and point and click model capabilities, the focus of the product is to be easy for finance to adopt and manage AND for department heads to use.
There is a native connection with Sage Intacct which means you can seamlessly share data and dimensions, so your plan, budgets, and actuals remain synchronized.
Solver's BI360 suite is a complete Corporate Performance Management (CPM) solution with financial reporting & consolidations, budgeting & forecasting, and dashboard modules. It also offers a data warehouse to combine your data sources and to empower all business users with self-service analytics critical to fast and efficient decision-making. BI360 comes with an out-of-the-box integration to Sage Intacct, Microsoft Dynamics GP and many other top accounting software packages.