Business Spend Management Improves Visibility and Control Over Spend for Financial Leaders
Closing the books can be a tedious, manual process when accrual balances don’t match AP balances and a backlog of invoices cause an increase in resource hours.
Get insight on how Salesforce and Ionis Pharmaceuticals leverage business spend management to streamline the financial close.
Read this eBook to learn how to:
• Automate spend processes to cut heavy manual workloads
• Gain full visibility and control over spend
• Move from transactional “spreadsheet jockey” to strategic management
• Minimize risk associated with missed accruals
This paper explores electronic and digital signatures and shows how Adobe solutions let you work with either approach, or a combination of the two. Adobe Sign is an Adobe Document Cloud solution that manages signature processes from end to end, integrates easily with existing business processes and provides a quick return on investment.
The data integration tool market was worth approximately $2.8 billion in constant currency at the end of 2015, an increase of 10.5% from the end of 2014. The discipline of data integration comprises the practices, architectural techniques and tools that ingest, transform, combine and provision data across the spectrum of information types in the enterprise and beyond — to meet the data consumption requirements of all applications and business processes.
The biggest changes in the market from 2015 are the increased demand for data virtualization, the growing use of data integration tools to combine "data lakes" with existing integration solutions, and the overall expectation that data integration will become cloud- and on-premises-agnostic.
"Many financial services firms have automated the vast majority of key processes and customer experiences. However, the “last mile” of most transactions – completing the agreement– far too often relies on the same inefficient pen-and-paper processes of yesteryear.
Digitising agreements using DocuSign lets you keep processes digital from end to end. Completing transactions no longer requires documents to be printed and shipped, and re-keyed on the back end.
Read the whitepaper to learn how leading financial services organisations use straight-through processing by automating the last mile of business transactions to:
- Speed processes by 80% or more, often going from days or weeks to just minutes
- Reduce NIGO by anywhere from 55% to 93%
- Achieve a 300% average ROI "
Published By: Tricentis
Published Date: Jan 22, 2019
With today’s enterprise IT landscape evolving faster than ever, it’s hardly surprising that IT teams find it difficult to keep pace with the seemingly non-stop testing requirement for new software. That’s particularly the case in the SAP arena, where end-to-end SAP-enabled business processes now frequently span multiple SAP applications and platforms, and increasingly draw on multiple SaaS applications – all with their own separate release cycles.
F5 Application Delivery Networking Solutions are the networking foundation for this market leading CRM and Analytics application. Oracle and F5 have validated and jointly documented the interoperability of F5’s BIG-IP LTM and WebAccelerator (the BIG-IP module and standalone appliance) solutions with Siebel working in hundreds of customers worldwide.
Published By: US Bank
Published Date: Feb 02, 2017
The average organization spends up to 10% of its annual budget on T&E, making it one of the largest controllable areas of discretionary spending. Combined with the fact that up to 90% of employee expenses are incurred on business trips each year, this means accurate expense management is more important than ever.
Yet many organizations still rely on manual processes and paper-based tracking that can create serious expense management challenges for their finance teams: how can they control costs when they lack visibility into spending? Yet how can they increase visibility and control without sacrificing employee trust and empowerment?
Streamlining expense management can help organizations save money, gain efficiencies and maintain control while increasing employee flexibility and freedom. But there’s no such thing as a “one size fits all” solution—different organizations require different solutions to meet their unique needs. However, when they start to consider their options, nearly
Learn how to assess your options and select the automated time and attendance solution that’s right for your business.
Finding a time and attendance solution that fits your business can be overwhelming and frustrating. But it doesn’t have to be. That’s why Kronos created this helpful guide, based on the real-business experiences of our customers who, like you, converted manual or semimanual time and attendance processes into fully automated systems.
Find out how to cut through the hype and select the solution that best fits your needs, what you need to get funding and support, and what tough questions you should ask every vendor.
CIOs today are being called upon to interpret business strategy and priorities, then add value through information technology initiatives. At a time when "critical to the business" translates to "mission-critical IT", how do you ensure end-to-end availability and reliability of the IT resources that enable your company’s essential business processes.
Join Steve Brasen, EMA Managing Research Director, and Kimber Spradlin, IBM Product Marketing for Endpoint Manager, for this informative, on-demand Webinar where the latest unified endpoint management research is revealed. Learn the strategic management processes necessary to empower a mobile workforce with the agility to adapt to rapidly evolving business requirements.
Topics discussed include:
• Securing devices without impeding user productivity
• Expanding management processes to address increased device heterogeneity
• Supporting employee-owned devices
• Simplifying practices for delivering business IT services
• Enhancing user flexibility in accessing IT resources necessary to achieve business goals
In today’s business model, organizations must provide support and flexibility in addressing the needs of a growing mobile workforce, and interactions with external partners, suppliers, and clients. In short, today’s business model must look beyond corporate walls and extend their business processes and access to business information in an effective, and secure manner regardless of device type. In this way, cloud applications can be leveraged to enhance and extend business processes beyond their corporate walls and support the increasing use of mobile devices.
This paper presents the challenges and benefits of implementing an integrated cloud solution that provides the flexibility, agility, and security business organizations need to increase operational efficiency, and responsiveness.
Learn why insurers need a 360-degree view of each customer covering his or her entire experience with the company in order to provide products and service that stand out from the crowd. See how IT that supports integrated, end-to-end business processes can also increase insurer responsiveness and customer loyalty.
Find out how to build a sustainable extended enterprise, one that extends business processes beyond the firewall by outsourcing, enabling subsidiaries and business partners to share information and resources, and collecting business intelligence while cutting costs, streamlining operations, and opening up new markets.
Download the Forrester 2014 Mobile Trends report to discover the trends that are transforming business as we know it—and the strategies you need to gain a competitive edge. You’ll learn about the mobile innovations that will shape 2014, and the overhyped fads that are likely to fizzle.
Get the report now to uncover crucial mobile insights for the coming year and learn how to:
Use mobile analytics to meet customer needs in real time
Make a business case for mobile marketing
Improve customer and employee processes with mobile strategies
When selecting an enterprise mobility platform, organizations should not only look at current mobile needs but also consider an extended roadmap that includes any future plans to develop apps, extend more business processes to mobile or expand collaboration with the extended enterprise. To prepare for a mobile-centric world, organizations today need a platform that is flexible, that scales, and that they can grow into as opposed to growing out of.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Sep 05, 2014
As organizations rely on IT to support critical business processes to an ever-greater degree, the importance of application performance management (APM) is growing. Gone are the days when systems monitoring and management could focus on
components in isolation; instead, organizations must ensure that applications are operating at top e?ciency from end to end to support critical business processes. This requires a holistic focus on the end user’s application experience.