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Pushing the frontiers

Pushing the frontiers

A visual summary of how CFOs are accelerating performance from IBM's latest CFO study

CFOs Accelerating Performance (PDF, 413KB)
CFO insights from the 576 CFOs we interviewed from around the globe

Insights on Business

Blog by David Robertson Partner, IBM Global Business Services

The New CFO: Accelerating performance

As the CFO role evolves to meet today’s challenges, a focus on innovation and transformation is essential.

Insurance Fraud and Analytics (PDF, 441KB)

Fraud schemes are becoming more complex and difficult to identify, but analytics is key to fighting it

Research and Insights

CFOs who embrace analytics accelerate performance

CFOs who excel at both using analytics for business insight and driving finance efficiency continue to outperform their peers across all phases of the economic cycle.

The Australian CFO Forum 2014 White Paper

From Gatekeeper to Strategist: The evolving role of the Australian CFO as an enabler of transformation

Financial Executives: Survey on Cyber Security and Business Continuity

Independent research revealing the top concerns for financial executives and how they plan to mitigate the risks


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Bega Cheese - Easy mobile access to accurate group-wide insight into safety, quality and financial performance View

Bega’s senior executives launched an analytics initiative that uses IBM technologiesmore to automatically generate detailed financial information, including a monthly interactive dashboard for its board members as well as statutory reports for the ASX. less

Qualcomm Leverages IBM Business Analytics to Drive Value and Innovation (YouTube, 00:04:19) View

Qualcomm needed a business analytics platform that would support more planning, forecasting, analysis and reporting seamlessly across the enterprise. less

IBM and Australian Open (YouTube, 00:01:03) View

When you analyse eight years of Grand Slam® tennis, you uncover hidden tendencies.more Recognise strengths. See the game more clearly. For Australian Open 2014, IBM is using the same capabilities that transform businesses -- mobile and social platforms, predictive analytics, and cloud computing -- to connect tennis fans to all the action and information on the courts. less

Radical transformation lets Unilever Europe focus on growth and winning in the marketplace (US) View

With operations in over 100 countries, Unilever sought to combine its financialmore and operational systems into one, unified system. less


IBM Social Business

Social business starts when you put people at the Centre. Amplify the value of more human connections. See what social can do for you. less

Business Analytics and Optimisation Learn how IBM can help you gain deeper insights, make better decisions and optimise performance

In an increasingly complex world with an ever-pressing need to stay one step ahead of the competition, learn more how IBM can help you mine data for deeper insights, make better decisions and optimise performance. less

IBM Cloud IBM Cloud

Rethink IT. Reinvent Business. Cloud computing changes the way we think about technology and its positive impact on the enterprise.

IBM Mobility Services IBM Mobility Services

The new workplace is now undeniably a mobile enterprise. However, the combination of anytime, anywhere more transactions and a blurring of lines between corporate and individual use makes managing this environment a challenge for IT leaders. IBM can help develop the right strategy and governance and deliver a wide range of mobile enterprise services to create a more productive, connected workplace. less

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