SAP Analytics Cloud to Replace BPC?

Any company that has faced the tasks of aligning enterprise processes with business strategy to pursue sufficient enterprise planning with SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) knows the hurdles and challenges that this endeavor presents. With SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP has released a solution that covers all three aspects of data visualization, planning, and predictive analytics. But is SAC suitable to replace established BPC Frontend application EPM? And what is on the roadmap?