This topic introduces Financial Management.
Financial Management functionalities
PPM provides a set of functionality to help you track your financial data:
Set up and use cost rules to provide detailed estimates of labor costs.
For details, see Manage cost rules.
Use and display multiple currencies in one installation of PPM.
For details, see Manage financial exchange rates and currencies.
Create regions to associate them with entities.
For details, see Manage regions.
Capitalize software development costs in accordance with SOP 98-1 guidelines.
For details, see Cost capitalization.
Track costs, benefits, and budget
Financial Management provides financial summaries and financial data tables for you to track forecast and actual costs and benefits, and also approved budgets.
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 .
|Financial data tables
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.