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Plan continuously and with greater accuracy

Many small to large organizations rely on error-prone spreadsheets and manual processes for their business planning needs. Businesses need to evolve their planning and analysis strategies to include continuous, integrated planning. This means creating a single source of truth to streamline planning, manage performance and build alignment across the enterprise.

IBM® Planning Analytics with Watson (PDF, 850 KB) is an AI-infused, continuous integrated planning solution that allows you to transcend the limits of manual planning. This solution breaks down business unit siloes so you can quickly create more accurate plans and forecasts for FP&A, sales, supply chain and even manage your sustainability goals—all on one platform. Pivot in real-time, accelerate decision making and drive higher performance, all at the speed of modern business.

Deploy on premises, on cloud or on IBM Cloud Pak® for Data, with the same robust experience throughout. Access your data, analyze it, and act on it from anywhere, at any time.

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Demo: Optimize sustainability goals with IBM Planning Analytics with Watson (05:04)

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Test and explore:

  • Prebuilt industry solutions for a variety of use cases including finance, workforce, sales and more
  • Built-in reporting and analysis capabilities for data visualization, drill-down, and trend analysis
  • Data modeling and what-if analysis for more reliable and accurate forecasts

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IBM Planning Analytics is a high-performance continuous integrated planning solution that allows you to transcend the limits of manual planning. Breakdown silos so you can quickly create more accurate plans and forecasts that drive better decisions for FP&A, sales, supply chain and beyond—all on one platform.

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Have an IBM expert walk you through the demo step-by-step. The user-friendly Excel and web interfaces speed user adoption and time-to-value with access to the right data to get the answers you need. Learn how you can deliver faster, agile plans and forecasts that pivot in real time to address changing demands.

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Solve your most pressing problems

Finance

Financial Planning Analytics

Financial planning and analysis

Transcend the limits of manual planning with simplified, integrated financial planning and analysis. Achieve consensus between income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow.

Supply chain

Supply chain IBM Analytics

Supply chain

Blend advanced analytics and “what-if” scenario analysis into your supply chain processes. With the foresight to pivot quickly, you can turn disruptions into opportunities.

Sales

Sales Planning

Sales

Track and analyze sales rep performance and sales capacity data in real-time. Use the power of AI to optimize effective sales processes, enhance productivity and reach revenue targets. Automate resource allocation and territory planning to get a competitive advantage and increase market share.

Workforce

HR management processes

HR and workforce

Automate and streamline HR management processes–employment, salary, bonuses, headcounts, and benefits planning – all in one platform. Develop accurate AI-guided workforce plans and forecasts based on changes in staffing, location, return to work, remuneration, retention, churn rates and more.

Marketing

Plan, track and analyze marketing programs

Marketing

Plan, track and analyze marketing programs in real-time to understand performance metrics against benchmarks and make ongoing adjustments. Create more effective marketing plans and forecasts that drive higher marketing ROI.

IT

IT Planning

IT Planning

Support the business strategy and make better IT decisions. Drive alignment between the IT department and other organizational goals with real-time visibility into resource allocation, spending, life cycles, owners, and asset utilization data.

Real-world results

Swisscom

Swisscom

Swisscom’s month-end closing processes are much faster with IBM Planning Analytics with Watson, requiring approximately 50% less time.

Mawgif

Mawgif

By analyzing and managing data in real time, Mawgif increased operational performance by 10%, through revenue and efficiency optimization and discovered and prevented theft.

Novolex

Novolex

Novolex reduced their supply chain forecasting process by 83% and improved their inventory position by about 16% with IBM Planning Analytics with Watson.

ICBC Argentina

ICBC Argentina

ICBC Argentina reduced time to produce spreadsheet-based “what if” financial scenarios down from a two-day process to just seconds through automated and AI-infused planning analytics.

Industry accolades