Consolidations and Reporting with Group Reporting and SAP Analytics Cloud

SimpleFi’s Partner of Planning, Analytics and Consolidations, Jarrett Bialek, discusses and demos “Consolidations and Reporting with Group Reporting and SAP Analytics Cloud.”

Accelerating Value on M&A Activity Through Analytics and Planning

SAP’s Pete Malone sits down to interview SimpleFi’s Managing Partner, Jon Essig to learn how SimpleFi helps with M&A.

How FP&A can turn pipeline into Sales

CRM systems at their core are used to track sales opportunities and measure sales effectiveness. But they can also provide the foundation for more accurate forecasts, annual planning and advanced analytics. Check out our webinar, as SimpleFi’s Managing Partner, Jon Essig, demos SimpleFi’s prepackaged solution for Salesforce Planning and Analytics.

Future of HR Planning on SAP Analytics Cloud

SimpleFi’s VP of Platform & Technology, Eric Blondin, showcases “SimpleFi’s future of HR Planning on SAP Analytics Cloud.”

CRM Sales Planning Analytics

SimpleFi’s Managing Partner, Jon Essig, discusses “CRM Sales Planning Analytics.”

Pre-Packaged Solution for CapEx Planning & Analytics

SimpleFi’s Partner of Planning, Analytics & Consolidations, Jarrett Bialek, showcases “SimpleFi’s Pre-Packaged Solution for CapEx Planning & Analytics.”

 

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Organic Valley
Stepan
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S & C Electric Company
Topcon
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Forest Resources
Wolverine
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News & Events

Company Announcement: SimpleFi’s Capital Planning for SAP Analytics Cloud solution is now available for purchase at the SAP Store!

Company Announcement: SimpleFi’s Capital Planning for SAP Analytics Cloud solution is now available for purchase at the SAP Store!

June 30th, 2021 The SimpleFi Team is excited to announce that our Capital Planning for SAP Analytics Cloud solution is now available for purchase at the SAP...

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Plastipak + SimpleFi

Plastipak + SimpleFi

Plastipak selects SimpleFi to implement SAP Group Reporting for consolidations and SAP Analytics Cloud for FP&A.  “Plastipak is happy to partner...

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Goodyear + SimpleFi

Goodyear + SimpleFi

Goodyear selects SimpleFi to implement EMEA SAP Analytics Cloud FP&A solution and design global FP&A template! “SimpleFi experts proved SAP...

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Chris Cap appointed SimpleFi FP&A Content Leader

Chris Cap appointed SimpleFi FP&A Content Leader

April 19th, 2021 Chris Cap is a consultant with SimpleFi Solutions LLC and has been with the Company since its inception.  He has 10 years’ experience...

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The Magic of FP&A: Turning Pipeline into Sales

The Magic of FP&A: Turning Pipeline into Sales

April 15th, 2020 Join us on April 21, 2021, to learn Financial Planning and Analytics leading practices applied to pipeline- and opportunity-based sales...

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Jon Essig to take part in SAPinsider Financials Finance Panel

Jon Essig to take part in SAPinsider Financials Finance Panel

March 9-11th, 2021 SAP remains essential to supporting core finance, accounting, planning, and reporting processes. New market demands are requiring...

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Furniture Company Case Study

Furniture Company Case Study

February 16th, 2021 Download case study here (pdf, 501kb)

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Leadership Addition: Jarrett Bialek as Partner – Planning, Analytics and Consolidations

Leadership Addition: Jarrett Bialek as Partner – Planning, Analytics and Consolidations

February 9th 2021 The SimpleFi team is thrilled to welcome Jarrett Bialek to the leadership team as Partner – Planning, Analytics, and Consolidations...

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New Hire Announcement: Greg Hachmeister as Senior Consultant

New Hire Announcement: Greg Hachmeister as Senior Consultant

February 3rd, 2021 The SimpleFi team is excited to welcome Greg Hachmeister as Senior Consultant. Greg has held various positions in his 25-year Corporate...

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New Hire Announcement: Mehdi El Omri as Sales Executive

New Hire Announcement: Mehdi El Omri as Sales Executive

January 19th, 2021 The SimpleFi team is thrilled to welcome Mehdi El Omri, as Sales executive for SAP Planning and Analytics.  After experience working...

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SimpleFi HR planning

SimpleFi HR planning

Written by: Eric Blondin – January 5th, 2021 As we end this crazy year that 2020 has been, I figured I’d share some insights on where SAP Analytics...

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Wolverine Case Study

Wolverine Case Study

August 26th, 2020 Download case study here (pdf, 380kb)

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Customer Use Case – Stepan

Customer Use Case – Stepan

August 19th, 2020 Download case study here (pdf, 167kb)

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Therapeutics Company Case Study

Therapeutics Company Case Study

July 28th, 2020 Download case study here (pdf, 314kb)

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SAP Analytics Cloud HR Planning Hands-on Virtual event

SAP Analytics Cloud HR Planning Hands-on Virtual event

August 11-12th, 2020 SimpleFi’s SAC HR Workshop will guide you through: • Train your project and development team to shorten your time to deploy any...

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SAP & SimpleFi Virtual SAP Analytics Cloud Event

SAP & SimpleFi Virtual SAP Analytics Cloud Event

June 10th, 2020 9:00am – 2:00pm: Presentations by SimpleFi, SAP and customer use case followed by a virtual SAP Analytics Cloud interactive workshop...

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Leadership Addition: Eric Blondin as VP Platform and Technology

Leadership Addition: Eric Blondin as VP Platform and Technology

March 23rd, 2020 The SimpleFi team is thrilled to welcome Eric Blondin, who is now leading our Platform and Technology competency. Eric joins us with over...

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Furst-McNess Case Study

Furst-McNess Case Study

January 31st, 2020 Download case study here (pdf, 252kb)

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SAP & SimpleFi Summer Analytics Innovation Summit

SAP & SimpleFi Summer Analytics Innovation Summit

June/July 2020 Two-Day Event Location: The Iron Horse in Milwaukee Day 1: 9:00am – 5:00pm: Presentations by SAP, Customers and SimpleFi Solutions...

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SAPinsider Financials Conference in Amsterdam

SAPinsider Financials Conference in Amsterdam

June 2 – 4th, 2020 The premier annual gathering of the world’s foremost experts on SAP technology. Featuring (6) immersive conferences...

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SAPinsider Financials Conference in Las Vegas

SAPinsider Financials Conference in Las Vegas

August 2020 The premier annual gathering of the world’s foremost experts on SAP technology. Featuring (6) immersive conferences...

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SAP & SimpleFi Present: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Philadelphia Flyers

SAP & SimpleFi Present: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Philadelphia Flyers

October 24th, 2019 Enjoy a VIP experience from our suite! Join us for an exclusive evening networking event in our suite at the United Center on Thursday...

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SAP & SimpleFi Chicago Analytics Innovation Summit

SAP & SimpleFi Chicago Analytics Innovation Summit

June 18-19th, 2019 Location: The Robey Hotel in Wicker Park Day 1: 9:00am – 5:00pm: Presentations by SAP, Customers and SimpleFi Solutions followed by...

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Join us in Vegas for SAP Financials March 19-21st

Join us in Vegas for SAP Financials March 19-21st

March 19-21, 2019 Join us at SAP Financials in Las Vegas, March 19th-21st where you’ll have the chance to meet with other customers, hear their project...

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Chicago Analytics Innovation Summit

Chicago Analytics Innovation Summit

SAP Chicago Analytics Innovation Summit – Workshop Prep – start marketing in January Product focus: SAP Analytics Cloud; SAP BPC Day 1 Keynote...

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Upcoming Webinars

Job Opening: Junior FP&A Technology Consultant

Job Opening: Junior FP&A Technology Consultant

Tuesday, July 20th, 2021 Are you looking to apply your finance and accounting knowledge to systems, sales and operations? Want to implement cool FP&A...

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SAC for Planning: Visualize your Variances

SAC for Planning: Visualize your Variances

Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 Have you started your SAC for Planning journey, and are currently using only SAC table/report formats to compare actual results...

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SimpleFi Webinar: Real-world experience using the New SAC Model

SimpleFi Webinar: Real-world experience using the New SAC Model

Wednesday, August 4th, 2021 Join our webinar on Wednesday, August 4th at 10am CST, as SimpleFi’s VP of Platform & Technology, Eric Blondin, discusses...

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SIMPLEFI WEBINAR: Consolidations and Reporting with Group Reporting and SAP Analytics Cloud

SIMPLEFI WEBINAR: Consolidations and Reporting with Group Reporting and SAP Analytics Cloud

July 14th, 2021 Join our webinar on July 14th as SimpleFi’s Managing Partner of Planning, Analytics, and Consolidations, Jarret Bialek, discusses and demos...

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SimpleFi Webinar: How FP&A can turn Pipeline into Sales

SimpleFi Webinar: How FP&A can turn Pipeline into Sales

Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 Join our webinar on June 16th to learn Financial Planning & Analytics leading practices applied to Pipeline and Opportunity...

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Explore End-to-End Planning Capabilities using SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning

Explore End-to-End Planning Capabilities using SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning

May 26, 2021    2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT Join us to learn how SAP Analytics Cloud can simplify your planning processes by automating...

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HR Planning – SimpleFi HR Planning Workshop

HR Planning – SimpleFi HR Planning Workshop

May 19th and 20th , 2021 Join us for our Virtual SAP Analytics Cloud HR Planning Event on May 19 and 20th, as SimpleFi experts and SAP Planning and...

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Accelerating Value on M&A Activity through Analytics & Planning

Accelerating Value on M&A Activity through Analytics & Planning

May 4th, 2021      11:45 AM – 12:15 pm Join this session to learn about the common pitfall’s companies fall into...

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HR Planning – SimpleFi HR Planning Workshop

HR Planning – SimpleFi HR Planning Workshop

May 19th and 20th , 2021 Join us for our Virtual SAP Analytics Cloud HR Planning Event on May 19 and 20th, as SimpleFi experts and SAP Planning and...

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SimpleFi workshop : Intro to Financial reporting in SAP Analytics Cloud Training

SimpleFi workshop : Intro to Financial reporting in SAP Analytics Cloud Training

April 28th and 29th Join the SimpleFi team on April 28th and 29th for an informational and hands-on training session related to financial reporting in...

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SimpleFi’s Pre-Packaged Solution for CapEx Planning & Analytics

SimpleFi’s Pre-Packaged Solution for CapEx Planning & Analytics

Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 Spend less time planning CapEx while also getting better visibility into your planning process with our comprehensive pre-packaged...

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SimpleFi’s Future of HR Planning on SAP Analytics Cloud Webinar

SimpleFi’s Future of HR Planning on SAP Analytics Cloud Webinar

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 Salary expense can be substantial expense for companies, which is why it is so important to have a proper solution to prepare...

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SAP Modern Analytics Webinar Series: Explore End-to-End Planning Capabilities using SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning

SAP Modern Analytics Webinar Series: Explore End-to-End Planning Capabilities using SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning

Wednesday, May 26th, 2020 Join us to learn how SAP Analytics Cloud can simplify your planning processes by automating collection of your plan, building it...

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Stepping Into the Future of Finance with Data and Analytics

Stepping Into the Future of Finance with Data and Analytics

March 24th, 2021 SimpleFi’s Managing Partner, Jon Essig, is excited to present with SAP’s VP – Head of SAP HANA Database & Analytics...

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SimpleFi & SAP Present: HR Planning – Step by Step with Wolverine & SAP Analytics Cloud

SimpleFi & SAP Present: HR Planning – Step by Step with Wolverine & SAP Analytics Cloud

Wednesday, March 17th 2021 Join SAP and SimpleFi for an engaging discussion around Wolverine Worldwide’s decision to replace their existing Hyperion...

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Automated Performance Reporting: SAP Analytics Cloud/BPC Cloud

Automated Performance Reporting: SAP Analytics Cloud/BPC Cloud

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 Want to automate your print ready P&L variance or bridge reporting? And answer your business questions faster with...

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Professional Services Planning for SAP Analytics Cloud

Professional Services Planning for SAP Analytics Cloud

Wednesday, February 17th 2021 Join our webinar on Wednesday, February 17th at 10am CST to see SimpleFi’s prepackaged content for Professional Services...

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Streamlining your SAC Planning process with Analytics Applications

Streamlining your SAC Planning process with Analytics Applications

Thursday, January 28th 2021 Join our webinar on Thursday, January 28th at 10am CST to understand how you can streamline your SAC Planning process with...

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SAP & SimpleFi Present: Virtual Holiday Wine Tasting

SAP & SimpleFi Present: Virtual Holiday Wine Tasting

Go your own way – How Growmark started their SAP Analytics Cloud Journey Tuesday, December 8th, 2020 Location: The comfort of your own home Date...

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Bill of Material Scenario Modeling within SAP Analytics Cloud Planning

Bill of Material Scenario Modeling within SAP Analytics Cloud Planning

Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 Join our webinar on Wednesday, November 18th at 10am CST to understand how SAP Analytics Cloud can be leveraged for planning...

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Financial Statement Planning in SAP Analytics Cloud

Financial Statement Planning in SAP Analytics Cloud

Thursday, October 29th, 2020 Join our webinar on October 29th, 2020 at 10am CST, as SimpleFi’s Managing Partner, Jon Essig, discusses and gives a live...

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Using Analytic Applications in your SAC Planning Process

Using Analytic Applications in your SAC Planning Process

Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 If you have been following our many webinars around SAC Planning, you now have a good understanding of the potential to...

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Consolidations Accelerator for SAP Analytics Cloud

Consolidations Accelerator for SAP Analytics Cloud

Thursday, September 17th, 2020 Are you an Oracle or BPC customer? Or a One Stream customer who has more complex planning or reporting requirements? Join our...

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Pre-Packaged Solution for Retail Sales and Margin Planning

Pre-Packaged Solution for Retail Sales and Margin Planning

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 Retail companies commonly struggle with creating a collaborative approach to Sales and Margin planning. In order to complete...

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Migrating your planning to the cloud using SAP Datawarehouse Cloud with SAP Analytics Cloud

Migrating your planning to the cloud using SAP Datawarehouse Cloud with SAP Analytics Cloud

Thursday, August 20th, 2020 Join our webinar on Thursday, August 20th at 10am CST as SimpleFi’s VP Platform & Technology, Eric Blondin, discusses...

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SAP Modern Analytics Webinar Series: Explore End-to-End Planning Capabilities using SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning

SAP Modern Analytics Webinar Series: Explore End-to-End Planning Capabilities using SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning

Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 Join us to learn how SAP Analytics Cloud can simplify your planning processes by automating collection of your plan, building it...

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Inter-company Planning and Transfer Pricing using SAP Analytics Cloud

Inter-company Planning and Transfer Pricing using SAP Analytics Cloud

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020 International companies are planning more than ever for disruptions and big shifts in their supply chain.  SimpleFi’s prepackaged...

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Key considerations when migrating to SAP BW/4HANA or SAP HANA native data warehouse

Key considerations when migrating to SAP BW/4HANA or SAP HANA native data warehouse

Thursday, June 18th, 2020 Join our webinar on Thursday, June 18th at 10am CST as SimpleFi’s VP Platform & Technology, Eric Blondin, discusses “Key...

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SAP Planning and Analytics – Ask the experts

SAP Planning and Analytics – Ask the experts

Wednesday, May 27th, 2020 Join our webinar on Wednesday, May 27th at 10am CST as the SimpleFi Team will discuss and field questions around SAP Planning...

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Should you consider moving from SAP BO to SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)?

Should you consider moving from SAP BO to SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)?

Thursday, May 14th, 2020 Join our webinar on Thursday, May 14th at 10am CST as SimpleFi’s Eric Blondin, VP Platform & Technology, discusses and demos...

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End-to-End Planning Capabilities Using SAP Analytics Cloud

End-to-End Planning Capabilities Using SAP Analytics Cloud

April 30th, 2020 Join us to learn how SAP Analytics Cloud can simplify your planning processes by automating collection of your plan, building it from the...

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Implement SAP Analytics Cloud for Financial Reporting and Dashboards

Implement SAP Analytics Cloud for Financial Reporting and Dashboards

April 16th, 2020 Join us to learn how you can produce book ready financial reporting and performance analytics with SAP Analytics Cloud. See example...

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Compensation Planning Accelerator using SAP Analytics Cloud

Compensation Planning Accelerator using SAP Analytics Cloud

April 2nd, 2020 Join our webinar on Thursday, April 2nd at 10am CST as SimpleFi’s Sr. Solution Director, Beth McBreen, discusses and demos our “Pre-Packaged...

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Pre-Packaged Solution for CapEx Planning & Analytics

Pre-Packaged Solution for CapEx Planning & Analytics

February 27th, 2020 CapEx is one of those areas of the planning process that often gets overlooked.  Have you ever wanted to seamlessly integrate a...

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Evaluate Your Options: Upgrade to SAP BPC or Convert to the Cloud?

Evaluate Your Options: Upgrade to SAP BPC or Convert to the Cloud?

January 23rd, 2020 Join our first webinar of the year on Thursday, January 23rd as Managing Partner, Jon Essig, will discuss “Evaluate Your Options...

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SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning – Understanding Advanced Analytics

SAP Analytics Cloud for Planning – Understanding Advanced Analytics

November 26th, 2019 Join our last webinar of the year on Tuesday, November 26th as Sr. Solution Architect, Beth McBreen, discusses “SAP Analytics...

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Automated Performance Reporting – SAP Analytics Cloud / BPC

Automated Performance Reporting – SAP Analytics Cloud / BPC

October 17th, 2019 Join our webinar on Thursday, October 17th as Managing Partner, Jon Essig, discusses “Automated Performance Reporting – SAP...

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SAP Planning and Consolidations Roadmap Evaluation

SAP Planning and Consolidations Roadmap Evaluation

August 22nd, 2019 Join our webinar on Thursday, August 22nd as Managing Partner, Jon Essig, discusses “SAP Planning and Consolidations Roadmap...

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Implement SAP Analytics Cloud for financial reporting and dashboards

Implement SAP Analytics Cloud for financial reporting and dashboards

June 13th, 2019 SAP Analytics Cloud provides a solution that is highly integrated with SAP and has user-driven dashboarding and print-ready reporting...

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SAP Analytics Cloud: Financial planning from start to finish

SAP Analytics Cloud: Financial planning from start to finish

May 16th, 2019 This session will help you understand the automated processes SAP Analytics Cloud has to offer, in addition to version and scenario planning...

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SAP Analytics Cloud – Automated Analytics

SAP Analytics Cloud – Automated Analytics

April 25th, 2019 SAP Analytics Cloud can unlock your business’s value drivers with Predictive analytics. Predictive analytics uses multiple techniques such...

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SAP Analytics Cloud – Quick Start Solution for Sales and Revenue Recognition Planning

SAP Analytics Cloud – Quick Start Solution for Sales and Revenue Recognition Planning

March 27th, 2019 Presenter Jon Esssig Managing Partner SimpleFi Solutions LLC Presenter Beth McBreenSolution Director SimpleFi Solutions LLC Wednesday...

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Customer Testimonials

Talking to our customers is a great way to learn more about SimpleFi. The majority of our business comes from references

S&C can now meet all legal entity and business unit consolidation and planning requirements.

S&C Electric
S&C Electric

Partnering with SimpleFi has been a success; thank you for making accounting magical again.

Growmark
Growmark

I am very pleased with how the project went overall … our first consolidation has gone very smoothly.  SimpleFi's accounting background and expertise were the perfect fit to help us implement significant process improvements and we are already seeing benefits from the automation of intercompany elimination processes.

Wolverine
WolverineSr. Finance Manager

A solid understanding of our current state... Combined with an outstanding consulting firm [SimpleFi] was the secret to our success.

Stepan
Andrew ChapmanFP&A Director

[We are] way ahead of schedule on our budgeting process as compared to past years... the department is running smooth.

Stepan
Stepan

I am very pleased with the results of the SAP Analytics Cloud project. It's nice to be able to dynamically view real time key business transformation in an easy to read format. The consultants from SimpleFi did an outstanding job on this project. Thanks to all!

Furst-McNess
Furst-McNess CEO

Our team could not be more satisfied with your service...we look forward to working your team to deliver our next phase of BPC Mgmt reporting and all future phases of BPC.

Fiserv
Fiserv

[SimpleFi] delivered consolidations on time and under budget.

TDS
TDS