VantagePoint is on the leading edge of SAP’s push to “mobilize” the capabilities of the Analytics suite. To many companies, the question isn’t IF they should go mobile but WHEN. With the popular usage of smartphones and tablets, the workforce simply expects this capability. A defacto means of communication and interaction, and not just in social realms, but also to the business world.
Mobile interfaces for financial applications makes critical information available anywhere, anytime and on any device. Users need the ability to input forecast updates, note new sales budgets, interface with operational or executive dashboards, regardless of whether they are at their desk or in the field.
SAP Applications with Mobile Capability
SAP Unwired – free mobile app for interacting with HTML5 content produced by BI and EPM tools
SAP Analytics Cloud – the core of Analytics Cloud is an HTML5 interface that can be access via tablet from any location. In addition, SAP has released a supporting smartphone app to managed communication / collaboration / calendaring activities related to cloud-based planning.
SAP Lumira – SAP’s leading platform for developing full featured mobile interfaces to Analytics and EPM systems.
VantagePoint guides our customers to perform the following Analytics functions on their mobile devices:
- Capture budget and forecast values
- Perform Financial Close activities
- Use a dashboard to check-in on key performance indicators (KPIs)
- Provide visualizations regarding critical trends, performance data, and variances
- Interact with information in a highly personalized user experience