Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Cloud Financial Planning and Analysis Solutions

Published: 27 August 2019

ID: G00386509

Analyst(s): Robert Anderson , John Van Decker , Greg Leiter


The relative strengths of vendors specializing in financial planning and analysis solutions vary based on the use cases supported by each of their products. This research will help application leaders responsible for finance to assess vendor offerings.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Anaplan
    • BOARD International
    • CCH Tagetik
    • Host Analytics
    • IBM
    • Jedox
    • Kaufman Hall (Axiom Software)
    • Kepion
    • OneStream Software
    • Oracle
    • Prophix
    • SAP
    • Vena Solutions
    • Workday (Adaptive Insights)
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Financial Budgets and Plans
    • Complex Financial Budgets and Plans
    • IFP/Modeling
    • Ease of Implementation
    • Ease of Use and Maintenance
    • Application Governance
    • Analytics
    • EMEA Support
    • Global Support
  • Use Cases
    • Lower Midsize Organization
    • Upper Midsize Organization
    • Large Organization
    • Global Organization
    • Business Unit
    • EMEA-Based Organization
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Product Capabilities
  • Market Presence
    • Honorable Mentions
  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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