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In-Memory Computing Reinvents Integrated Financial Planning

Published: 24 July 2014

ID: G00263905

Analyst(s): Christopher Iervolino, John Van Decker


CFOs can increase the accuracy and strategic value of their plans by aligning them more closely with operational plans. This research provides advice for scoping these initiatives and discusses the in-memory computing approaches corporate performance management vendors adopt to support them.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Assess IMC-Enabled CPM's Support of IFP
  • Identify Financial Planning Shortcomings; Consider Costs/Benefits
    • Workforce Planning
    • Sales Planning
  • Evaluate How CPM Vendors Are Adopting IMC

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