Financial Management Overview
PPM provides a set of functionality collectively referred to as Financial Management. Financial Management enables you to do the following:
Set up and use cost rules to provide detailed estimates of labor costs.
For details, see Managing Cost Rules.
Use and display multiple currencies in one installation of PPM.
For details, see Managing Financial Exchange Rates and Currencies.
Create regions to associate them with entities.
For details, see Managing Regions.
Use financial summaries to track forecast and actual costs and benefits and approved budgets for lifecycle entities and programs over a range of years.
For details, see Financial summaries .
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Configure, create, and use financial data tables to track forecast and actual costs and benefits for any type of request, including but not limited to lifecycle entities. Financial data tables are used to track forecast and actual costs and benefits for such purposes as tracking indirect costs and/or benefits.
For details, see Financial Data Tables in Requests.
Capitalize software development costs in accordance with SOP 98-1 guidelines.
For details, see Cost Capitalization.