Forecasting

Forecasting

Software that supports ‘Forecasting’ usually allows for the input and analysis of past data in order to make predictions about future results. This may or may not include the ability to perform ‘What-if Analysis’, a related feature. Potentially any business software system that aggregates and analyzes data can support ‘Forecasting’; this feature can be found in business intelligence software, customer relationship management systems, project management software, and many other systems. 

Software that supports ‘Forecasting’ usually allows for the input and analysis of past data in order to make predictions about future results. This may or may not include the ability to perform ‘What-if Analysis’, a related feature. Potentially any business software system that aggregates and analyzes data can support ‘Forecasting’; this feature can be found in business intelligence software, customer relationship management systems, project management software, and many other systems.