August 19, 2013

TEMPLE, Texas — PDI continues its long tradition of accurate and powerful financial reporting with the introduction of its newest product, PDI/Excel Analytics powered by PrevisionEPM.

Built on a Microsoft SQL Server database and integrated directly with PDI/Enterprise, PDI/Excel Analytics provides users with highly customizable financial and operational reporting.All of this power comes packaged in the familiar Microsoft Excel interface to guarantee rapid implementation and exceptional ease-of-use.

In addition to flexible formatting, PDI/Excel Analytics offers preconfigured report templates and multiple dashboard display options. PDI president Greg Gilkerson said he’s very excited about the new business relationship.

“PDI/Enterprise has excellent financial-reporting capabilities, but we’re always looking for ways to improve the customer experience. Collaborating with PrevisionEPM provided a way to quickly and efficiently deliver new functionality to our customers, and we couldn’t be more pleased with the result.”

PDI, Temple, Texas, provides software, hardware and professional services to convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. Worldwide, approximately 330 companies and more than 28,000 retail locations rely on PDI’s systems for retail automation, fuel and warehouse management, business intelligence, and financial management.

Portland, Ore.-based PrevisionEPM is a leader in business intelligence and business performance management. Its flagship product is the only enterprise-level BI/BPM software application that is seamlessly integrated with Excel to provide world-class reporting, analytics, benchmarking, budgeting and forecasting.