When I hear or read that artificial intelligence (AI) is “disrupting” financial planning and analysis, I tend to challenge the premise. The word “disrupt” means to me to interrupt, alter or destroy the structure of something. I look at AI (or really all technology for that matter) as having the potential to enhance and/or improve the FP&A function. Semantics? Maybe.
In today’s organizations, the role of financial controlling or FP&A is not only to provide financial insights so business partners can make better decisions, but it is also to lead the way towards a more mature use of analytics technology including predictive analytics for sales forecasting. Predictive Analytics - a Priority for FP&A Moving up the analytics maturity curve from
I always enjoy addressing the question, “What do you think will be the biggest/most important/most impactful trends in FP&A of the coming year”? It gives me a chance to pause and review all the places I’ve been, all the CFOs I spoken with, and all the companies I’ve worked with over the past twelve months, to refine and distill what
Here's what's new in the latest Jedox software release: Jedox 2018.4 is now available - Check out the New Features. Jedox is a highly flexible modeling platform for business users who want to build their own apps for planning, analytics, and reporting. The November 2018 release, Jedox 2018.4, provides several enhancements for power users, admins, and planners alike to further simplify
The latest edition of our blog series “Making AI Real” lays out a vision for how new capabilities in FP&A systems can support Enterprise Performance Management of the future with much of the required functionality already available today. From Static to Dynamic EPM New technologies in financial planning & analysis systems like machine learning and artificial intelligence offer businesses the
We had an exciting two days in Cologne last week at the 2018 Jedox Partner Summit. Hundreds of Jedox partners from around the world gathered with their peers to gain new insights on the product, as well as the latest industry trends. Among those keeping everyone up to date (as well as entertained) were Alyssa Fitzpatrick, General Manager, Worldwide Partner
It’s almost here! In less than one week, Jedox techies, sales experts, newbies and partners of all kinds will gather in Cologne, Germany for the Jedox Global Partner Summit 2018! There’s no better place to gain new business insights, network with industry peers, exchange ideas and learn from each other about all things Jedox. Chris Moore, Qlik Senior Vice