SKOKIE, Ill. – October 11, 2016 – Kaufman Hall, a leading provider of management consulting services, and enterprise performance management and decision support software, today announced that Axiom Software received the highest product score for its Strategic CPM solution, in the Midsize/Large Organizations Use Case, in the September 2016 Critical Capabilities for Strategic Corporate Performance Management Solutions report from Gartner.
According to the report, “A growing number of the midsize and large organizations requiring complex financial budgeting and planning process support are also demanding improved ease of use, integrated financial planning and modeling capabilities.” Gartner predicts that “By 2020, 40% of large organizations will extend or complement existing financial planning capabilities with domain-specific modeling and planning solutions.” Another key finding in the report states that “The ability for each solution to support complex financial budgeting, planning and modeling is highly important, but usability and product satisfaction also have a major impact on determining the business value each solution provides.”
“We are proud to receive the highest Strategic CPM product score in the Midsize/Large Organization Use Case from Gartner,” said Tom Walsh, CEO of Kaufman Hall Software. “With customer satisfaction a core value to our business, we work hard to ensure Axiom Software delivers the right mix of sophistication and ease of use that enables our customers to easily manage complex budgets and strategic plans.”
Axiom Software provides unique, industry-specific capabilities, leveraging Kaufman Hall’s extensive management consulting expertise, making it a well-suited solution for organizations in the healthcare, higher education and banking industries. With an integrated solution that is easy to use for both financial and business users, Axiom Software helps organizations leverage financial and operational data to elevate strategic decision making and improve organizational performance.
Based on Microsoft Azure and certified as SOC2 compliant, Axiom Software delivers a secure, enterprise-grade solution, whether customers choose to host their solutions locally or in the cloud.
The report from Gartner adds to the list of recent recognition from industry analysts, including BPM Partners and Blue Hill Research.
About Kaufman Hall
Kaufman Hall provides management consulting services, and enterprise performance management and decision support software that help organizations realize sustained success amid changing market conditions. Since 1985, we have been a trusted advisor to boards and executive management teams, helping them incorporate proven methods into their strategic planning and financial management processes, and quantify the financial impact of their plans and strategic decisions to consistently achieve their goals. Kaufman Hall’s Axiom Software provides sophisticated, flexible performance management solutions that empower finance professionals to analyze results, model the future, and optimize organizational decision making. Solutions for budgeting and forecasting, strategy management, reporting and analytics, financial close and consolidations, profitability and cost management are delivered on a single integrated software platform.
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