Utilising a tailored, template-based solution from Capgemini, Gloucestershire County Council has started to realise financial and non-financial benefits supporting its goals of ensuring that public money is used as effectively as possible. The highly automated solution is integrated within the council’s SAP platform. The new process enhances the transparency of financial information, providing a basis for improved decision-making that ensures that services are delivered to Gloucestershire communities in the most cost-effective way.