SAP Account Substantiation and Automation by BlackLine

Simplify your finance operations to increase efficiencies and support better decision-making.

Transform your financial close with simpler, more efficient processes


Standardize and streamline the financial closing process with the SAP Account Substantiation and Automation application by BlackLine, which complements and extends finance solutions from SAP. Support continuous accounting practices in the cloud and enhance key steps along the way to increase efficiency, productivity, and data integrity.

  • Cloud deployment
  • Simplified, coordinated end-to-end closings
  • Foundation for decision-making and compliance
  • Increased IT flexibility and scalability 

Key Benefits

Optimize account reconciliation end to end

Achieve hyper-efficient reconciliations through standardized and configurable templates, rules-based automation, and predefined workflows.

Maximize the efficiency of your financial close

Enhance key steps throughout the close cycle with an application that complements and extends your finance solution investments from SAP.

Gain new insights in real time

Perform variance analysis of automated balance fluctuations between balance sheet and income statement accounts over different periods.

Key Features

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Connected finance and accounting processes

  • Help the finance area become better informed and more efficient
  • Unify people, information, and technology
  • Support continuous accounting and improvement

Intelligent automation

  • Automate some financial close tasks
  • Provide capabilities, such as electronic sign-off and certification
  • Run financial close tasks through a predefined workflow 


Compliance through automation and standardization

  • Use standardized and configurable templates
  • Apply business rules to automate reconciliation
  • Facilitate automatic triggers to certify a financial close

What are analysts saying about SAP?

The Business Value Study of SAP Account Substantiation and Automation by BlackLine

Explore the results of the research conducted by IDC that uncovered the value and benefits for organizations of using SAP Account Substantiation and Automation by BlackLine to support their accounting- and finance-related activities.

Technical and Security Information

Protect your enterprise with the built-in security features and add-on solutions from SAP. This product is deployed in the cloud and is available as software as a service (SaaS), so you can access your software from any Web browser.

Data security

Help protect confidentiality and data integrity.

Business process security

Support compliance with regulatory requirements.

Risk and threat mitigation

Drive continuous improvement across your operations.

Installation and setup

Follow these setup instructions so you can start running your SAP software quickly and confidently.


Optimize the configuration of SAP products with our comprehensive configuration guide.


Find out how you can integrate SAP products with your existing IT landscape.

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.


Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.


Help keep your SAP solutions running at peak performance with our IT experts and support services, including long-term plans, embedded teams, remote technology support, self-service portal, and innovation strategies.

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