Technology Blog

Armanino’s Technology Blog informs technology and software CFOs and executives of the latest industry trends, rule changes and best practices. Our professionals bring you their insights and advice from an accounting and organization perspective to help your company reach its goals.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Budget Forecasting: Automate or Fall Behind

The speed of business is accelerating and with it the demand on financial officers to produce actionable data in real time. It’s a trend that’s not going away and smart companies are making big changes in their internal processes to keep up. In our recent webinar, John Dunican, Partner, and Bryan Rogers, Senior Manager,  with …

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Data Demands Better Modeling from CFOs

Do you feel the ground shaking? It’s happening.And it has nothing to do with the Hayward Fault.There’s a seismic shift underway in the role of CFOs. Sure, CFOs are still responsible for counting the beans–traditional tasks like overseeing the assembly of monthly financial reports, tax preparation, audits and the like. But survey after survey is …

Thursday, December 6, 2012

3 Considerations When Offering Discounts on Future Products

When you’re selling software, offering discounts on future products is a great way to make deals happen. They produce those win/win situations, right? From a sales perspective, sure, but from an accounting perspective they could create an adverse effect on a deal’s revenue recognition. Under Accounting Standards Codification Software Revenue Recognition 985-605-15, discounts on future …