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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Corporate Performance Management Suites

Published: 02 April 2015

Summary

Corporate performance management suites facilitate efficient, compliant and transparent processes within the office of finance. They also enable CFOs and other business leaders to manage organizational performance and guide strategic direction.

Included in Full Research

  • Financial Consolidation and Close Management
  • Financial and Management Reporting and Disclosure
  • Financial Budgeting, Planning and Forecasting
  • Strategic Planning and Forecasting and Strategy Management
  • Profitability Modeling and Optimization
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Adaptive Insights
    • Anaplan
    • Axiom EPM
    • Board International
    • Host Analytics
    • IBM
    • Infor
    • Longview Solutions
    • Oracle
    • prevero
    • Prophix
    • SAP
    • SAS
    • Solver
    • Tagetik
    • Talentia Software
    • Tidemark
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players
  • Cloud-Based CPM Gains Additional Momentum
  • Integration and Platform-Related Capabilities Are Growing in Importance
  • Analytics Continues to Grow in Sophistication

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