Financials Face-off: On-premise vs. Cloud

It’s time for a Financials Face-off: On-premise vs. Cloud… why your financial system should be cloud-based.

Financial leaders today balance the need to manage an increasing level of business complexity with the need for speed. You’re expected to keep your eye on multiple entities across multiple regulatory frameworks and multiple currencies. Think that’s complicated? Now add frequent change to the equation. A monthly or quarterly financial check-in isn’t good enough for today’s CFO. You need the agility to make decisions at a moment’s notice—and those decisions must be based on the real-time financial truth.

In today’s complicated business climate, you need the latest technology to stay competitive. With an increasing number of people working remotely, being able to close your financials, run reports, make decisions, and keep up with the myriad of changing regulations is paramount. Is your on-premise financial management software helping you grow and compete—or holding you back?

This white paper “Financials Face-off: On-premise vs. Cloud” will help you understand whether it’s time to make a move to the cloud. You’ll discover:

– Why most financial software systems hinder your ability to get good financial information.
– The six key questions you need to ask before considering a move to a cloud-based financial solution.
– Why the process for evaluating software is different for cloud solutions—and the seven things to make sure you’ve got in your Service Level Agreements (SLA).

With so many alternatives for financial applications, financial leaders must ensure they understand the implications of all options: on-premise, hosted, and cloud. Ultimately, cloud computing is about capitalizing on a new software delivery model that accelerates payback of a larger ROI and better aligns the financial organization with the new dynamics of growing businesses.

In today’s market for accounting applications, the buyer has the power. No matter what solution you choose, you should expect faster financial closes, easier regulatory compliance, less manual work, real-time visibility and reporting, and an outstanding service level agreement. As always, if you have any questions, we are happy to help… connect with Express!

Good luck with your buying journey.