This award is a testament to the focus and investments we’ve made to ensure finance professionals have the tools and functionality they need to do their jobs more efficiently and spend more time on value-add analysis for their organizations.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2014
Axiom EPM, a leading provider of cloud-based and on premise financial planning and performance management software for enterprises, today announced that it has won the 2014 “Best Financial Planning and Analysis Tool of the Year” award at the IE Financial Forecasting & Planning Innovation Summit.
Judging for the award was conducted by senior Finance professionals from leading organizations such as Siemens, Newell-Rubbermaid, Papa Murphy’s, Carters and Actavis, who selected Axiom EPM over multiple competing solutions. Axiom EPM was recognized for the innovations to its technology platform that empower finance professionals to analyze both financial and operational metrics to get a clear picture of enterprise performance.
Key innovations to the Axiom EPM technology platform in 2013 include:
- Cloud Performance Management: Axiom EPM migrated its cloud-based performance management solution to the highly-robust Microsoft® Windows Azure Infrastructure, providing its clients with access to expanded world-wide deployments, accelerated implementations, and enhanced security and performance.
- Advanced Data Visualizations: With the 6.0 release, Axiom EPM introduced advanced dashboard and visualization capabilities enabling organizations to visualize financial performance data, KPIs, operational metrics, rankings, relative contribution, trends and variances for a complete picture of what's going on with the business. Customers benefit from real time integration with source data and the ability to drill down and analyze the underlying causes of variances.
- Consolidations, Governance and Control: Axiom EPM added new capabilities to its platform that enable more governance and control over processes such as consolidations, year-end financial close or the annual budgeting process, enabling clients to confidently create and manage comprehensive end-to-end processes in a controlled manner.
“We’re honored to be recognized for the thoughtful enhancements we’ve made to our technology platform,” said Peri Pierone, Axiom EPM CEO. “This award is a testament to the focus and investments we’ve made to ensure finance professionals have the tools and functionality they need to do their jobs more efficiently and spend more time on value-add analysis for their organizations.”
Axiom EPM’s highly scalable solutions address the comprehensive financial planning and analysis needs of both mid-sized and large, multi-entity organizations. The result has been a tool that is widely praised by clients – garnering the highest customer satisfaction in the industry and a historic 5.0 customer satisfaction rating in the 2013 BPM Partners Pulse Survey.
About Axiom EPM
Axiom EPM provides sophisticated, flexible performance management solutions that empower finance professionals to analyze results, model the future and optimize organizational decision making. Solutions for budgeting & forecasting, reporting & analytics, strategy management, consolidations, capital planning, profitability & cost management are delivered on a single unified platform. Axiom EPM embraces and extends Microsoft Excel® functionality, allowing finance professionals to manage data in a familiar environment – while providing unmatched modeling flexibility and enterprise performance.