“This is one of the most customizable performance management offerings currently available,” Craig Schiff, BPM Partners.
SUGAR LAND, TX (PRWEB) June 03, 2015
Altius, a provider of Excel-centric business performance management software, has been recognized as Best New Vendor of the Year by BPM Partners in their annual Pulse of Performance Management webcast.
Now in its twelfth year, this annual webcast is designed to provide an unbiased and up to date overview of the world of business performance management. The information provided is intended to enable companies to have intelligent and informed discussions as they plan their performance projects.
The webcast highlighted the following:
- Key trends that will impact your performance management projects
- BPM Partners’ selection for 2015 'best new vendor' and core list of performance management vendors
- Cloud, mobile, and Big Data considerations for performance management projects
- BPM Pulse 2015 vendor customer satisfaction ratings
The recorded webcast can be found at: http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/pulse-performance-management-2015?partnerref=BPMARCH1
Craig Schiff, CEO of BPM Partners, a vendor-neutral advisory services firm that helps clients address their performance management challenges, awarded Altius as their Best New Vendor of the Year after looking closely at the tight integration with Excel, and the depth of configuration and customization available in the product.
“This is one of the most customizable performance management offerings currently available, and Altius provides customization consulting at no additional charge,” said Craig Schiff, BPM Partners.
Noel Phillips, CEO of Altius and architect of the Flex Planning software stated, “The market is flooded with performance management and financial solutions that are either plug and play or fully configurable, but pricey. Our goal with the FlexMI products is to offer affordable software that genuinely meets the business needs without breaking the bank.”
Flex Planning supports budgeting, forecasting, long-range planning, and reporting. The product is built on Altius’ FlexMI business intelligence platform, which is also available for extended functionality needs.
Altius received a 4.75 out of 5 customer satisfaction rating in the BPM Pulse Survey rating. The survey collects information from end users about their experience with performance management applications, technologies, and vendors.
About BPM Partners
BPM Partners is the leading independent authority on business performance management (BPM) and related business intelligence solutions. The company helps organizations address their budgeting, planning, financial reporting, regulatory compliance, profitability optimization, key performance indicator (KPI) development, and operational performance challenges with vendor-neutral experts who can guide companies through their BPM initiatives from start to finish while both reducing risk and minimizing costs. For further details, go to http://www.bpmpartners.com. Follow BPM Partners on Twitter @BPMTeam.
Altius helps companies better understand and manage the information that drives their business with innovative software products and consulting services. They have managed hundreds of global performance management and business intelligence initiatives.
From this experience they have developed a suite of products - built upon a single platform - that helps companies save time, reduce errors and quickly execute corporate performance management and planning activities. These products have been used to facilitate budgeting, planning, forecasting and capital expenditure tracking.
Their mission is to help companies of every size make intelligent business decisions that drive greater performance.
For more information about Altius, visit http://www.altius-usa.com. Follow Altius on Twitter @AltiusUSA
About Flex Planning
Flex Planning is a business performance management solution that helps finance executives tackle the challenges related to budgeting, forecasting and other complex planning activities. It provides a centralized database that optimizes and enhances your current spreadsheet-based files, enabling a full range of analyses, dashboards, and reporting functionalities.
The centralized multi-dimensional database reduces data redundancy and provides a single view of the truth, helping users accurately access up-to-the-minute data. Flex Planning reduces costly errors through its secure data submission functionality and workflow engine, which can manage even the most complex of planning approval workflows. Strategic plans, budgets, and rolling forecasts can be integrated with actual data from internal accounting systems, to allow you to quickly perform multi-dimensional analyses—giving you the best possible window into your data. Flex Planning equips your organization with the agility and insights that can ultimately lead to greater profitability.
Watch a demonstration of Flex Planning on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/AltiusUSA