• Happy New Year.  One thing that is certain in 2017 is change and complexity.  Business complexity. It comes at you, constantly, from all fronts.

    There are the external complexities you can't control. But there are internal complexities you can—provided, of course, you choose the right partner. Host Analytics is that partner. Why?

    Because we understand that breaking the silos, confusion and inefficiencies present across your enterprise isn't easy. We take immense pride in delivering a unified, cloud-based platform for modeling, planning, consolidation, reporting, and analytics that helps

    Posted by on January 5, 2017
  • While many of our customers have been busy developing their budgets and plans for 2017, the Host Analytics engineering team has been busy adding new features and functions to our Enterprise Performance Platform. 

    We recently delivered our Fall16 release.  This release includes enhancements in several areas, including user experience, user productivity, and reporting.

    Improved User Experience

    This release includes additional features available in all supported browsers. Features newly added include the Block and Actual Data Templates in the Planning module, as well as Employee Export and

    Posted by on November 18, 2016
  • You can’t avoid them.  Everywhere you go, everything you do.  They are there, looming large on the consumer and B2B landscape. 

    Of course, I’m talking about Host Analytics cloud-based EPM customers.  Just look at how many of them I bumped into last weekend.

    Saturday Errands

    On Saturday, I headed over to Aspen Dental for my 6-month checkup.  While I was waiting, I perused the latest issue of my favorite magazine, Highlights.  Luckily, my checkup went well, and I had no cavities so was released within 30 minutes.  In the same shopping center, I noticed a Vitamin Shoppe. I stopped in to load

    Posted by on November 4, 2016
    Topics: EPM
  • Most of the time, when you see a customer testimonial video, the customer is so new to the product that there's not a whole lot they can say.

    For instance, they can't tell you how customer service levels fluctuate over time, or how the product has evolved in the years since inception. This isn't the case with Host Analytics' customer, NPR. They've been using Host Analytics' cloud-based EPM solution for nearly 7 years, and they're happier now than they were right after the software was implemented.

    Replacing More Than 30 Cumbersome & Complicated Spreadsheets

    According to Reggie Newsome,

    Posted by on October 12, 2016
    Topics: Budgeting
  • Summer may be coming to a close, but the Host Analytics engineering team has been busy building on the exciting innovations and features we delivered with the Spring16 release of our Enterprise Performance Platform in May. 

    Last week, we delivered our Summer16 feature release.  This release includes enhancements in several areas, including user experience, user productivity, and reporting.

    Improved User Experience

    In the Spring16 release, we introduced a modern and dynamic user interface that includes custom branding options, streamlined navigation features, and a more integrated platform

    Posted by on August 25, 2016
    Topics: EPM

    HEAT Software is a Cloud Service Management (CSM) and Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) software company that supports a variety of core enterprise functions to improve the efficiency of business processes.

    It's the product of two companies, FrontRange and Lumension, that merged in February of 2015. HEAT was in search of a software package that could easily meet their needs for detailed headcount planning and modeling, but they were having difficulty finding a software application that would support their growing business model.

    The Difficulties HEAT Software Was Encountering

    HEAT Software

    Posted by on June 2, 2016