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Critical Capabilities for Cloud Core Financial Management Suites for Midsize, Large and Global Enterprises


The market for cloud core financial management suites is growing strongly as finance organizations migrate from on-premises applications. Application leaders should study this report when assessing cloud solutions that could help them compete in rapidly evolving digital business environments.

Published: 10 May 2021

ID: G00733924

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

Table Of Contents


Strategic Planning Assumptions

What You Need to Know


  • Acumatica
  • FinancialForce
  • Infor
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle (NetSuite)
  • Oracle (Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP)
  • Sage Intacct
  • SAP (Business ByDesign)
  • SAP (S/4HANA Cloud)
  • Workday
  • GL Coding Structures/Processes
  • Complex GL Capabilities
  • Purchasing and Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Fixed-Asset Accounting
  • Project Accounting/Costing/Billing
  • Financial Analytics/FP&A
  • Usability
  • Geographic Coverage
  • Configure/Deploy/Integrate
  • Lower Midsize Focus
  • Upper Midsize Focus
  • Large Enterprise Focus
  • Global Enterprise Focus
  • Subsidiary/Business Unit Focus
  • Core Financials for Lower Midsize Enterprises
  • Core Financials for Upper Midsize Enterprises
  • Core Financials for Large Enterprises
  • Global Enterprise Financial Backbone
  • Subsidiary/Business Unit Finance Systems

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