The emergence of several disruptive technology innovations, like in-memory computing, will create unique new opportunities for Finance functions. This presentation will outline how such innovations will enable companies to become a real time enterprise. It will highlight recommended first steps towards real time that are already possible today. A mid-term outlook on SAP's Finance roadmap will describe planned development priorities. These priorities will be explained in more detail by a preview of several new solutions or solution enhancements that SAP plans to offer.