Corporate Budgeting & Planning
Microsoft® Forecaster is a budgeting and planning solution that puts the systems in place to help organizations immediately realize the benefits of an effective budgeting and planning process.
The collaborative capabilities of Forecaster helps companies save valuable time, improving the quality and accuracy of the final budget. Predefined security assignments and routings safeguard data, ensuring that sensitive information is provided only to those authorized to view it.
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With Microsoft Forecaster, organizations can:
- Involve the right people in a collaborative, automated budgeting process, and understand the impact of budget decisions on interrelated departments
- Automatically perform complex consolidations and roll-ups with ease
- Feel confident that the final numbers are accurate, accommodate last-minute adjustments, and improve financial decision-making
- Keep business performance on target with accurate plans predictive of the future
- Make budgeting and planning an ongoing part of the business strategy
Additional Documentation for Microsoft® Forecaster
- How to Transform Finance into Strategic Advisors with Business Intelligence
- Forecaster Overview
- Forecaster Enhancements
- Top 10 Reporting Mandates
- The ROI of Better Budgeting
- End of Spreadsheet Budgeter
- When Do Companies Outgrow Their Spreadsheets?
- Enhancing Corporate Value
- Case Study – Hendrick Motorsports
- Case Study – Airlines Reporting Corporation
- Case Study – Mercy Health Partners