Gartner Research

Accounts Payable Invoice Automation

Published: 11 December 2008

ID: G00163833

Analyst(s): John Van Decker

Summary

Accounts payable is a major area of focus for process improvement in midsize to large enterprises. Solutions that can improve the workflow of and standardize accounts payable financial management processes should be candidates for IT investment.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Capturing the Invoice
  • Ensuring the Approval Process and Strengthening Internal Controls
  • Integration With ERP
  • Providing Analytics to Manage the AP Process
  • Consider the Benefits of AP Invoice Automation Solutions
  • Understand the Potential Concerns of AP Invoice Automation Solutions
  • Representative Vendors
  • Bottom Line

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