How the DecisionWare suite of business intelligence tools from Systems Union helped water filter manufacturer BRITA implemented a new financial and planning and analysis system.
The role of finance within the organisation has changed and today's finance managers are adding increasing value to the organisation by supporting and driving strategic decision making.
A key driver of this change is that the finance department is seen as the primary source of reliable data within the organisation. This credibility acts as a foundation for building richer sources for robust financial management and as a launch platform for introducing new performance management (PM) solutions.
Furthermore the pace of business has accelerated. Companies need to rapidly recognise and respond to changes in the env...