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Software Description:

This service enables its users to create professional business plans, including charts and spreadsheets with financial projections.
At each step, there are example business plans, video help, and tutorials to help avoid writer’s block. The step-by-step planning method makes it easy to create a professional plan that will wow any audience. With built in financials, LivePlan does all the math for its users.
It also has detailed sample business plans for advertising agencies, bakeries, tutorial service, property management and 500 different types of businesses.

Software Description:

Organizations around the world use deFacto Planning in every business function to make informed decisions and drive faster, more effective planning processes.

deFacto Planning empowers business managers throughout an organization to take full command of their company’s performance through real-time budgeting, forecasting, analysis, and reporting across all functional areas, including finance, tax, sales, supply chain, operations, and others. Using a single, unified platform, business users within each functional area can build and maintain models of their specific business, then use those models as the basis for integrating their planning activities with all other functional areas across their company. The result is a fully synchronized, cross-enterprise planning capability that allows any business manager to make the best decisions and plans for their business area and the entire company.

deFacto Planning’s architecture utilizes 100% native Microsoft technology—including Excel, Office 365, and SQL Server with Analysis Services—ensuring ease of maintenance and support. It also offers maximum flexibility with its ability to seamlessly integrate with Power BI, Azure, Azure Services, and any ERP system or data source.

Excel Add-On

  • Input Forms
  • Reports
  • Alternate Hierarchies
  • Properties/Attributes Query-Ability
  • Maintains Native Excel Formulas and Formatting
  • Book Publication Wizard
  • Offline Support
  • Advanced Zero-Suppression
  • Formula-Based or Matrix-Based Reporting
  • Can Work with Any Analysis Services Cube
  • Drill-Through to Relational Data
  • Send and Receive Text Comments

Workflow

  • Simple Out-of-the-Box Approval Structure for Contributor, Data Entry, Reviewer, and Approver
  • Ability to Completely Customize the Approval Structure
  • Based on Multiple Time Periods, Entities, Categories, and Scenarios

Script Logic

  • MDX Formulas
  • Foreign Currency Conversion
  • Customized Logic for Specialized Business Processes
  • Inter-Model Logic

Enhanced Financial Intelligence

  • Budgeting, Planning, and Forecasting
  • Consolidation
  • Inter-company Eliminations
  • Reporting

Cube Builder/Optimizer

  • Create/Maintain Dimensions and Attributes
  • Create/Maintain Sets of Cubes
  • Create Alternate Hierarchies
  • Make Copies of Cubes and Sets of Cubes

Scorecard/Dashboard Integration

  • SharePoint Monitoring & Analytics
  • Other Dashboard Tools – Standard MSAS
  • Web-Based Data Entry

Software Description:

Business Model Fiddle is a free cloud-based business model canvas playground.

With BM Fiddle it’s easy to create and share business models with anyone. Simply drag items to move and reorder them, rapidly add new features, color schemes, filters and more.

Features:

Features:

  • Expense Tracking
  • Document Comparison
  • Gantt Charts
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking
  • Email Integration
  • Data Mining
  • Big Data
  • Local Deployment
  • Sentiment Analysis
  • Cloud Deployment
  • Notifications
  • Multi-Site
  • Analytics
  • Payroll
  • SAP Integration
  • Tax Management
  • Multi-User
  • Data Visualization
  • CRM Integration
  • 2-Factor Authentication
  • Budgeting
  • P&L
  • Multi-Currency
  • Dashboard
  • Scheduling
  • Data Import
  • API
  • Forecasting
  • External Integrations
  • Data Export

Features:

Summary:

  • Step by step guidance

  • Easy financial forecasting

  • Fool-proof error checking

  • Over 500 sample template plans

  • Automatic charts and spreadsheets

  • Easy export to Word, Powerpoint, or PDF

Summary:

  • Cross-Enterprise Deployments

  • On-prem/hybrid/cloud

  • Budgeting

  • Forecasting

  • Consolidation

  • Reporting

  • Analysis

  • Predictive Analytics

  • Allocations

  • Machine Learning

Summary:

  • Templates for all popular canvases and tools.

  • Capture important pivots with Snapshots.

  • Add, color, filter and order items.

  • Comment on canvases and keep the discussion going.

Pricing:

  • Credit card required: N/A
  • The cost of using LivePlan $19.95 per month with the no commitment contract.
    The annual contract is $11.66 per month (a total of $140 per year).
    LivePlan does not offer a free version, but does provide a 60 day money back guarantee.

FAQs:

    Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Main users are: Mid Size Business, Non Profits, Public Administrations, Small Business.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Live Plan is one leading cloud based business plan software options.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Browser-based, O/S independent. Works on Linux, Mac, Windows. There is also Mobile Web App available.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • It is most frequently used with QuickBooks Online and Xero.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • It integrates with QuickBooks and Xero.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • It offers an API.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • They provide: Online Support, Phone Support, FAQ Section, Forum, Knowledge Base, Video Tutorials.

FAQs:

    Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Yes. We offer comprehensive reading guides, video tutorials, and live support and training.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • deFacto Planning is the perfect tool to replace Excel or overpriced, cumbersome tools provided by tech giants. Overall, our tool is used to integrate the planning process and allow companies to experience real-time collaborative planning across the entire enterprise. deFacto Planning is used for Budgeting, Forecasting, Reporting, Consolidation, and Predictive Analysis.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Windows, iOS, and Android.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Yes. We have customers with over 1,000 users, and some with just a few users.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Yes. deFacto Planning can integrate with all of your data sources and we do not charge extra for that.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Typically, we start with the Office of the CFO. However, once our customers understand the full potential of deFacto Planning, we extend beyond finance into all functional areas of the business.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • deFacto Planning is typically used in tandem with ERP system(s), BI/visualization tools, Payroll systems, HRIS, GL, and many more. We integrate the product to as many data sources as you need and do not charge extra for that.

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Who uses deFacto Global
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
  • WinPhone
Languages:
English, Spanish, Russian, French, German, Irish
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