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IBM Planning Analytics: A Single Solution for Better Business Results

Synthesize information, uncover trends and deliver insights to improve decision making throughout the enterprise.

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IBM Business Analytics Resource Center

Watch on-demand webinars and videos to explore trending topics and learn from IBM subject matter experts.

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Pebble Beach

Discover how IBM helped Pebble Beach analyze inventory levels, optimize purchasing and make better use of merchandise.

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Expense Planning Quick Start Template

This pre-configured template helps you accelerate and simplify your expense planning process.

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Profitability Analysis Quick Start Template

Pre-configured planning template to help you identify your most profitable products, customers and sales channels.

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Margin Planning Quick Start Template

Speed your planning process and analyze margins by product and region with this pre-configured template.

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IBM Planning Analytics Demo

IBM Planning Analytics offers the next generation of business planning applications.

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Demo: IBM Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel

Learn how you can quickly identify anomalies and trends in your data. Plus, learn how to create, publish and share reports.

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Demo: Build IBM Planning Analytics Applications

Discover how to import data and build applications using dimensions, hierarchies and cubes.

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Analyst reports

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BARC Research Study: The Planning Survey 18

Learn why IBM was "top-ranked" in 25 KPIs, including business value, ease of use, planning functionality and more.

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Nucleus Research: CPM Technology Value Matrix 2017

See why Nucleus Research identifies IBM as a corporate performance management leader in its CPM Technology Value Matrix.

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BPM Partners: Vendor Landscape Matrix 2017

Discover why BPM Partners named IBM an established market leader in Business Performance Management.

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Customer case studies

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Natura Cosméticos

Automating vital tasks, such as HR planning, and accelerating time-to-insight to enable enhanced decision-making.

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London South Bank University

IBM Planning Analytics has reduced the time it takes to complete payroll planning and budget updates from a day to an hour.

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EF Education First

Optimizing delivery of global educational programs with deeper insight into company finances.

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Using predictive analytics to improve sales forecast accuracy, shrink stock levels and boost working capital.

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Frasers Property Australia

IBM Planning Analytics enables faster, more accurate forecasting and enhances scenario planning for smarter decision-making.

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Solution briefs

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IBM Planning Analytics Solution Accelerator for IFRS 16

Pre-packaged framework to help accelerate compliance with IFRS 16 and manage lease administration and accounting.

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Expense Planning Quick Start Template

See how you can accelerate and simplify expense planning with IBM Planning Analytics.

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Sales Margin Planning Quick Start Template

See how you can quickly analyze margins, sales mix and variances to drive better sales performance.

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Scorecarding with IBM Planning Analytics

Learn how you can integrate KPIs and metrics into high-participation planning, budgeting and forecasting.

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Profitability Analysis Quick Start Template

Read how a preconfigured template can help you analyze profitability by department or business area.

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White papers

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Seven capabilities in performance management

Learn how IBM Planning Analytics helps you align financial plans and budgets with corporate objectives.

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Upgrading from IBM TM1 to IBM Planning Analytics

Learn about the next evolution in planning, budgeting and forecasting.

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Data integration made easier with IBM Planning Analytics

IBM Planning Analytics lets you extract data from many sources, including SAP BW, Oracle and IBM TM1 to speed your planning.

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IBM Planning Analytics

Learn how IBM Planning Analytics delivers the speed, agility and foresight you need to steer business performance.

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