We’re excited about the new SAP vertical offerings, because they give us new tools for delivering rapid value to our customers in banking, healthcare and consumer products.
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) September 29, 2010
Column5 Consulting, a global leader in Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) consulting and an SAP services and channel partner, today announced its support of the newly launched SAP® BusinessObjects™ analytic applications. The new SAP offerings address line-of-business demands in several key industry verticals, and are designed to provide people across organizations with critical, industry-specific information wherever and however they want to use it.
Column5 provides specialized expertise in several of the industries addressed by the SAP solutions, including healthcare, banking, and trade promotions. In addition, Column5 is a leading implementer of the SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation application, which is one of the key components of the analytic applications portfolio, providing businesses with the ability to manage performance through a unified platform for budgeting, planning, forecasting and financial reporting.
The SAP BusinessObjects analytic applications are designed to be deployed quickly in SAP or non-SAP environments, so that an organization can begin to reap the benefits within a short timeframe. Because of its long experience with the SAP solution toolset, combined with its vertical industry knowledge, Column5 is able to help customers to further realize the full value of their implementations of SAP solutions.
In addition to its expertise in the financial planning and consolidation functions, Column5 has extensive experience working with customers to address Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) requirements. The new SAP BusinessObjects Trade Promotion Effectiveness Analysis application complements S&OP by providing a strategic approach to effectively manage and optimize trade spend. The trade promotion application enables Column5 to help consumer products companies to track and analyze both the large resource investment and the results of their trade promotions.
“We’re excited about the new SAP vertical offerings, because they give us new tools for delivering rapid value to our customers in banking, healthcare and consumer products,” said David Den Boer, CEO of Column5. “As a trusted SAP partner, we look forward to lending our expertise in the implementation of these solutions.”
Column5 Consulting is a leading provider of EPM consulting services, helping finance and operational managers plan and manage their businesses. Using SAP’s market-leading suite of products, Column5 develops planning, budgeting, reporting, consolidation, analytic and other management applications for its clients.
About Column5 Consulting: Column5 is an SAP channel and services partner supporting SAP BusinessObjects enterprise performance management solutions, including the SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation, SAP BusinessObjects Profitability and Cost Management and SAP BusinessObjects Strategy Management applications, as well as SAP BusinessObjects business intelligence solutions. Column5 has helped over 400 organizations worldwide leverage these solutions to improve how they plan and manage their businesses. More information is available at http://www.column5.com or email info(at)column5(dot)com.
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