Free Budgeting Software Market Overview

Updated: February 17, 2011

Roughly 70% of companies use spreadsheets as their primary platform for budgeting. Many companies are no longer satisfied with spreadsheets. Enter "Budgeting Software"

Budgeting Software Defined:

Software designed to streamline the budget process and reduce errors inherent in spreadsheet modeling.

Do I Want It?

The question is not why do "you" want it. The question is will your company benefit by introducing a new budgeting software solution. To find out, simply click below:
2-Minute Budgeting-Software Readiness Survey

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The simplest way to initially understand the budgeting software market is to break the market into 3 groups**

Group 1: I want to spend less than $10,000 on the total project

  • PlanGuru
  • Budget Maestro by Centage
  • BudgetPak by Xlerant
  • Projected Financials by Whitebirch


Group 2: I want good software and a quick set-up, but want to keep costs down

  • Adaptive Planning
  • Alight Planning
  • Prophix
  • Host Analytics

Group 3: I am willing to wait a year before the budgeting model is implemented and price is not an issue

  • SAP/BPC
  • Oracle/Hyperion/Planning
  • IBM/Cognos/TM1/Cognos Planning/Clarity

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