Article by Mark Partin
Many startup businesses and more mature mid-sized companies are growing at a fast clip these days, and rapidly entering new global markets and geographies. While operations personnel inside these businesses are focused on maintaining this pace, the finance organization must ensure compliance with disparate and evolving accounting standards and reporting regulations across these regions.
Article by Mario Spanicciati
An automated accounting landscape significantly changes the role of the accountant – but not in the way you may think. Many are concerned that technology will eliminate jobs, while in fact, it will eliminate the most time-consuming, manual processes that prevent accountants from delivering the strategy and analysis that drew them to this profession in the first place.
What is your manufacturing model? Is it mass production or digital manufacturing? Most manufacturers will say they're trying to move to digital manufacturing, but are they prepared to realize the full benefits of their digital strategies?
We’re proud to announce that BlackLine has debuted as a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Financial Corporate Performance Management (FCPM). This is a significant milestone for us, reflecting our commitment to deliver the world's most trusted solution for Finance Controls and Automation.
Every ERP and finance management system (FMS) available on the market today can spit out a trial balance at the drop of a hat. That is a core deliverable of any accounting system and it comes as no surprise that they all do it.
LOS ANGELES – Jan. 14, 2016 - Blackline's Finance Controls and Automation Platform has been named ‘Best in Enhanced Finance Controls & Automation (EFCA) Software for 2015' at the recent Software & Technology Awards, presented earlier this month by Corporate America News, an independent news magazine aimed at CEOs and other top-tier management and decision makers across the United States.
Article by Claudia McDonald
Today’s CFOs are being held to a higher standard than ever before, whether in terms of the technology and other equipment their organisation buy, the people who are hired, or the processes that are in place to seize competitive advantage on the global stage.
Entrusted with managing the financial risks of global and increasingly complex enterprises, the modern CFP needs modern tools.. Article by Todd Hunt of BlackLine
Mid-size companies and large enterprises around the world continue to adopt BlackLine’s Finance Controls and Automation Platform to improve efficiencies and reduce risk in Finance and Accounting – with Dairy Queen, Perdue Farms and Zendesk among the new BlackLine customers that signed on during the second quarter of 2015 in North America alone.
Cloud computing is now firmly established in the enterprise computing landscape. IDC the analyst firm says that public IT cloud services spending will grow to more than $127 billion in 2018, representing a compound annual growth rate of 22.8%, which is about six times the rate of growth for the overall IT market. But many companies find themselves excluded from the cloud revolution because they are economically, operationally and technically shackled to inflexible and highly customized legacy systems.