Technology has completely changed finance processes as we know them. The revisions in accounting rules and advanced analytics that are crucial to a business’ success has forced major upgrades in finance methods. This turned strategic decision making on its head because of the excess amounts of data that is now available. Today, many companies utilize some form of ERP systems to arm finance leaders with operational data that helps with decision making. However, that is not enough for many companies. These companies are realizing that they need an integrated tool that has the functionality of a flexible, robust financial system along with access to real-time analytics. Armed with these insights business leaders can make the most strategic decisions possible for their organization.