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.