Longview Solutions, a leading provider of corporate performance management and tax reporting software, today announced that the company earned a ‘Hot Vendor’ rating in Ventana’s 2013 Value Index for Financial Performance Management (FPM). This highly acclaimed report is considered a benchmark for (FPM) technology and evaluates the top tier vendors in the industry.
“The Ventana FPM Value Index is a rigorous study of the FPM marketplace and we are proud to be recognized as a ‘Hot Vendor’ again this year,” said John Power, Chief Executive Officer, Longview Solutions. “This prominent ranking reinforces our commitment to providing innovative performance management solutions and validates the positive response we’ve received from our customers about our technology in the marketplace.”
Ventana Research, a leading business technology analyst, evaluates FPM technology vendors on an annual basis based on Product and Customer Assurance categories including: Usability, Manageability, Reliability, Capability, Adaptability, Vendor validation and Total Cost of Ownership/Return on Investment.
“The 2013 FPM Value Index is a distillation of a year of market and product research efforts by Ventana, and provides an unbiased, fact-based assessment of how well vendors’ offerings can meet buyers’ requirements," said Robert Kugel, Senior Vice President and Research Director of Ventana Research. "Longview has qualified in the “Hot vendor” category, which reflects a high value to buyers based on our assessment in the areas of product competencies and customer assurance including total cost of ownership and return on investment, and validation.”
Longview understands that in order for companies to control their fiscal strength and achieve their strategic objectives they must be able to set clear and measurable financial objectives based on both financial and non-financial data, budget, then review and evaluate their financial performance against the plan in a timely and efficient manner.
Longview Solutions (longview.com) provides a corporate performance management (CPM) and tax data management platform that leading companies such as Aon, Brunswick, Lexmark, The Home Depot and Trustmark use to drive performance with speed, visibility and financial integrity. Since 1994, Longview has been helping clients create a single repository of financial truth from which all, or any one of the following key financial processes can be performed: financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, modeling, disclosure management/XBRL reporting, statutory consolidation, management reporting, profitability analytics, tax data collection, tax provision/reporting and tax planning. Longview is an Exact company headquartered in Toronto, Canada with additional offices in Philadelphia, Chicago (USA), London (UK), and Amsterdam (NL).