BlackLine Achieves SAP Certification

By CIOReview | Wednesday, April 6, 2016

FREMONT, CA: One of the leading providers of enhanced finance controls and automation (EFCA) software, BlackLine has announced that the company's BlackLine Connector 3.0 has achieved certified integration with the SAP NetWeaver technology platform running on the SAP HANA platform. The BlackLine connector has been designed as an integration platform to incorporate with the BlackLine Financial Close Suite for SAP Solutions, an SAP-endorsed business solution. The software not only automates and simplifies the process, but also helps customers accelerate the financial close with minimal IT support.

SAP NetWeaver is the integration platform for SAP that has become their primary technology stack for most of their applications. “Even though our software complements virtually all ERP systems, SAP, in particular, has been a key partner for us. Providing customers with certified tools that help ensure that our platform seamlessly integrates with all key SAP software environments and applications will continue to open doors for us to SAP’s broad base of enterprise customers, ”says Mario Spanicciati, Chief Strategy Officer, BlackLine. Bringing enhanced control and automation, the cloud-based BlackLine Financial Close Suite for SAP Solutions balances the functionality inbuilt in the SAP ERP Financials and SAP S/4HANA Finance solutions. The BlackLine Connector provides embedded, real-time integration to account reconciliations and variance analysis.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, BlackLine is one of the leading providers of Enhanced Finance Controls and Automation (EFCA) software and offers a unified cloud platform supporting the entire close-to-disclose process. BlackLine delivers its application over the Internet through our SSAE 16 Type II (formerly SAS 70) certified BlackLine OnDemand/Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offering. BlackLine's EFCA Platform offers solutions to enterprises to improve the accuracy and reliability of their financial reporting achieve process efficiencies and improve visibility into their Finance & Accounting (F&A) operations. BlackLine team also supports backups, disaster recovery, maintenance, support, etc for their clients.