Gartner Research

Survey Analysis: Understand the CFO's Demand for Nexus Capabilities

Published: 17 October 2013

ID: G00247929

Analyst(s): John Van Decker

Summary

The 2013 Gartner Financial Executives International CFO Technology Study offers insight into CFOs' thinking about the Nexus of Forces, and shows that company strategy on it varies by company size. This research is for IT and finance managers making decisions about enterprise business applications.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Nexus Capabilities Are Emerging on the List of CFO's Technology Priorities for the Enterprise and Finance
  • Nexus Technology Priorities Vary Greatly by Company Size
  • While Cloud Interest Is Up Year Over Year, CFOs Have Pushed Cloud Projections Out
  • Self-Service-Focused Applications Rank Highest in Cloud Projection, but Business Analytics Show Consistent Demand
  • CFOs Project Increases in Mobile Capabilities for Business Applications
  • Use the Nexus of Forces to Leverage Investments in Business Applications
  • Methodology
    • Demographics

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