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Financial Analyst at a computer software company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Feb 17 2015

What is most valuable?

For my particular role the reporting is very intuitive and easy to use. In addition, the headcount loading and functionality is also very valuable.

How has it helped my organization?

There's a lot of visibility into the head count functionality and being easily able to update and refine that process. Using the templates as a base for our reporting is also great in that you can easily export a template and unhide sub lines etc.

What needs improvement?

Some of the behind the scenes processing for the simulation engines has a learning curve to use in that there are certain changes that need to happen for the reporting to be "Live".

What other advice do I have?

Decide if Host Analytics is the correct solution. Many ERP systems have a forecasting module built into it. I think for our case it made a lot of sense to use Host Analytics. We have a very complex, international business model with many people using Host Analytics. I think overall from the limited… more »

What is Planful?

You need a financial planning solution that meets the structured demands of standardized financial planning and reporting requirements and regulations. Structured Planning with Planful automates labor-intensive planning activities in a complete cloud-based platform – giving your finance team control, consistency, and confidence in corporate financial plans.

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