BlackLine 5.1 Financial Close Software Certified for Integration with SAP® Applications


Calabasas, Calif. – April 19, 2010 – Financial software provider BlackLine Systems’ BlackLine 5.1 Financial Close Software Suite has been certified by SAP® for integration with SAP applications.

The SAP Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) has certified that BlackLine 5.1 integrates with the SAP enhancement package 3 for the SAP ERP application to exchange critical data with instances of SAP Business Suite software. BlackLine 5.1 has demonstrated capabilities to extract company code and/or the list of accounts of a company’s code and also to extract details and the balance of a general ledger account.

“While BlackLine already has an extensive list of clients using its solutions together with SAP applications, SAP certification confirms for our prospects and new clients that BlackLine 5.1 properly integrates with SAP applications,” Therese Tucker, CEO, BlackLine Systems, said. “By automating spreadsheet processes normally completed outside of SAP solutions, BlackLine helps companies achieve greater control and visibility over their monthly accounting cycles.”

In addition, BlackLine Systems has joined the SAP PartnerEdge™ program as an SAP software solution partner. Through the program, partners work closely with SAP to develop and certify the technical integration of their solutions with SAP software. Integrated partner applications extend, complement and add value to SAP solutions, thereby helping mutual customers more successfully meet business needs and drive strong results.

The BlackLine Financial Close Software Suite includes modules for Balance Sheet Account Reconciliations, Task Management, Journal Creations, Transaction Matching, Variance Analysis and Consolidation Integrity Manager.

Customers can learn more about BlackLine 5.1 at or by calling 877.777.7750.

About BlackLine

BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions that transform Finance and Accounting (F&A) by automating, centralising and streamlining financial close operations, intercompany accounting processes and other key F&A processes for large and midsize enterprises.  Designed to complement ERP and other financial systems, BlackLine’s cloud platform increases operational efficiency, real-time visibility, control and compliance to ensure end-to-end financial close management and accounting automation.

BlackLine’s mission is to continuously improve the quality, accuracy and efficiency of Finance and Accounting by centralising key functions within a single, unified cloud platform. Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day activities. BlackLine helps companies modernise accounting operations with intelligent automation, ensuring more accurate and insightful financial statements and a more efficient financial close.  To date more than 2,800 companies with users in over 130 countries around the world trust BlackLine to help ensure balance sheet integrity and confidence in their financial statements.

BlackLine is recognized by Gartner as a Leader in its 2019 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Close Solutions.

Based in Los Angeles, BlackLine also has regional headquarters in London, Singapore and Sydney servicing its 14 global locations.For more information, please visit


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