Do you have trouble preparing and compiling budgets across different business units? Without centrally defined methods and rules, budget planning can turn into a long, drawn-out process, and the distribution, tracking, and collecting of workbooks for budgeting can eat up valuable time. Budgeting can be a challenging process, fraught with issues including:
100% of surveyed education customers were able to automate at least 10 reports.
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|PC Minimum Software||Recommended|
|Windows 7 (32-bit)||Windows 8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit)|
|Excel 2007 (32-bit)||Excel 2013 (32-bit or 64-bit)|
|Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1|
|Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office|
|Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010|
|Application Database: SQL Server 2008 SR2 SP2 or IBM iSeries V5R1 or Oracle version 10g||SQL Server 2012|
|Spreadsheet Server gives the ability to easily distribute reports out to the operating units, showing general ledger detail and consolidated reports vs. budget. This has freed up the accounting department’s time and has reduced the time it takes to close.”|