Business Intelligence and Reporting

Business intelligence is a buzz phrase in today's marketplace-and for good reason. The need for a complete business intelligence software application capable of full-scale reporting has never been more prevalent. Gone are the days of trying to glean key information from a monthly balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and cash flow statement. Today's business leaders demand more insightful, more comprehensive metrics because their ability to serve their stakeholders and outflank their competitors depends on it. What should you look for in a comprehensive reporting and business intelligence solution? Full integration with Sage Accpac, the ability to pull data from anywhere in your enterprise, and total ease of use. You'll find these qualities, and more in our premier business intelligence software package, Sage Accpac Insight.

With Sage Accpac as your accounting foundation, you can use Sage Accpac Insight to enhance your business intelligence with sophisticated, customizable budgets, analytics, and reports. The possibilities from this leading business intelligence solution include:
- icon Sales analyses
- icon Interactive, bottom-up budgets
- icon Charts and graphs
- icon Budget variance reports
- icon Any kind of report, budget, or analysis you would normally build on a spreadsheet

We have divided these solutions into three categories:End-to-end Reporting Solutions, Financial Reporting Solutions and Operational Reporting Solutions.

End-to-End Reporting

Accpac Insight

An enterprise-wide reporting, budgeting, forecasting and consolidation solution that turns Microsoft Excel into a portal to all the information you need to manage your business. It is a powerful and customizable data warehouse solution complete with bottom-up budgeting, drill-down and multi-dimensional analysis. You can quickly transform information from Accpac end-to-end business management applications into meaningful reports and distribute those across your enterprise in near real time while applying user-level security, ensuring that confidential information remains confidential.

Accpac Query

An easy-to-use report generator that delivers informative business data in minutes. This rapidly deployable solution makes report writing a snap with user-friendly design for even the most inexperienced users. You can create elegant, persuasive and easy-to-read reports in five easy steps with its report wizard. Accpac Query is a great tool for easy, 'on demand' end-to-end reporting from Accpac Advantage Series and Accpac Pro Series.

Crystal Enterprise Express

Includes a 5-user Crystal Enterprise Express, an industry standard reporting tool. Standard reports in each of the modules of Accpac Advantage Series are created in Crystal Reports. Crystal Enterprise allows Web users of Accpac Advantage Series to view these reports in a Web browser. In addition, Crystal Enterprise allows access to reports on a scheduled basis or on-demand, making it highly suitable for high data volume installations. With Crystal Enterprise, you can put security in place by user, so that only relevant information is delivered to concerned users.

Financial Reporting

Accpac Financial Link Professional

Is a flexible report designer with powerful formatting features that transform general ledger data into pixel perfect presentation quality statements and reports. It can generate professional-looking reports providing drill down access from general ledger accounts to transaction details across modules. Accpac Financial Link Professional is a great tool for financial reporting and simple consolidation from Accpac Advantage Series and Accpac Pro Series.

Accpac CFO (Comprehensive Financial Optimizer)

Is a financial diagnostic and strategic analysis tool that enables you to assess your business performance from one easy-to-read screen. With CFO, you can quickly evaluate and communicate your company's financial position and strategic goals, detect hidden problems and make informed business decisions. Accpac CFO provides additional business insight for both Accpac Advantage Series and Accpac Pro Series installations.

Accpac KPI (Key Performance Indicators)

Generates detailed financial comparisons and reports from the data contained in Accpac CFO. KPI allows a user to build custom variables and then use them to define specific performance measures for their organization. It also delivers benchmarking of results with data from prior years or similar organizations. Accpac KPI generates benchmarks, projections and company performance comparisons based on financial data.

Operational Reporting

Accpac Sales Optimizer

Is a sales planning, analysis and strategy tool designed to help sales managers and other like minded sales and marketing professionals improve insights into the performance of their business. It allows you to test your strategies and check impact of other factors on your product, customer and sales resources. Accpac Sales Optimizer is a great tool for graphical trend and sales analysis for both Accpac Advantage Series and Accpac Pro Series installations.

Accpac Sales Analysis

Keeps a complete online database of your customer and item sales history. Equipped with many comprehensive built-in reports, it allows you to view sales by customers or by products quickly and easily. Accpac Sales Analysis is a great tool for finding critical sales and customer transaction history from Accpac Advantage Series.