Say goodbye to siloed planning

Integration is key to streamlined planning, budgeting and forecasting. In order to adapt to today's quickly changing business conditions, you need one solution that creates a single source of truth and visibility into all your data. And it's not just for finance — the same robust planning solution can be a powerful forecasting engine across your organization.

Analyst report: IBM leads the pack

According to BARC, the world’s largest survey of planning software users, IBM received top ranks across 13 KPIs, including planning functionality, performance satisfaction, and competitiveness. Planning Analytics also received leading ranks in ease of use, flexibility and customer experience.

IBM Planning Analytics will help us update our operational and strategic plans on a monthly basis, instead of quarterly — so we will be able to react much more quickly when market conditions change.

Alaa Soueif, IT Director, ARDIC

Solve your planning challenges

Acceleration

Automate slow, spreadsheet-based planning, budgeting and forecasting and enable your team to derive faster insights.


Our reporting processes are at least 50 percent faster now, which has a real positive impact on the way we do business.”
— Connie Walsh, Allen Edmonds

Collaboration

Synchronize processes and data across the organization from finance to operations to create more accurate, integrated plans.


“Everything is now customized according to the business role of the user — each business function has its own template for calculations within IBM Planning Analytics, which are then combined to form the full P&L.”
— Olivier Bonomini, EF Education First 

Agility

Create dynamic plans, forecasts and reports in a solution that helps enable you to more easily adjust to changing internal and external conditions.


“With [IBM] Planning Analytics on Cloud, data is instantly available, and we’re able to manipulate that data in a much more flexible way. It is definitely helping us to anticipate and adapt to changing conditions in a much more agile way.” 
— Margaux Barradas-Brand, ‎STA Travel

Featured solution: IBM Planning Analytics powered by TM1®

IBM Planning Analytics is a fast, flexible and complete planning and analytics solution. Deployable on the cloud or on premises, it automates manual processes and helps enable users to perform in-depth, multidimensional and scenario analyses quickly and to communicate insights with compelling visualizations.

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