Business Process Management Software
Sarbanes Oxley has required companies to document their key business
processes and their controls. Frequently this has been
accomplished using "Spreadsheetware". Business Process
Management (BPM) Software takes the business proceses to the next level
by integrating various systems so that your policies can become
integrated into your processes. BPM is about integrating
your data so you can find useful items to support decision making.
Here's the CFO-IT Article. The article links to a review of the top BPM companies.