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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Performance Management, Q4 2016

    The 10 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    October 6, 2016 | Paul D. Hamerman

    In our 36-criteria evaluation of enterprise performance management (EPM) providers, we identified the 10 most significant ones — Adaptive Insights, Anaplan, Host Analytics, IBM, Oracle, Prophix...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Use Value Metrics To Improve Your Business Architecture Program

    Performance Management: The Business Architecture Playbook
    June 3, 2016 | Gordon Barnett

    Many firms are unsure of the value of a business architecture (BA) practice. Business architects and business-focused enterprise architecture (EA) professionals themselves find it difficult to...

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    Report Use A Customer-Centric Metrics Framework To Drive BPM Excellence

    Performance Management: The Business Process Management Playbook
    March 8, 2016 | Craig Le Clair

    Business process leaders are finding that improving the performance of a BPM program has changed as we've entered the age of the customer. Whereas it used to be enough to focus on productivity and...

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    Report Drive Business Insight With Effective BI Strategy

    October 21, 2015 | Boris Evelson

    How does an enterprise make sense of operations, logistics, and finances? There's just too much information for any one person to process. So it's business intelligence (BI) to the rescue! But how...

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    Report The EPM Market Landscape Responds To The Growth Agenda And Digital Disruption

    SaaS, Analytics, And Customer Priorities Transform The Enterprise Performance Management Applications Market
    April 30, 2015 | Paul D. Hamerman

    With the market disruption of software-as-a-service (SaaS), advanced analytics, and the customer-centric growth agenda, the vendor landscape for enterprise performance management (EPM) is evolving....

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    Report Can You Give The Business The Data That It Needs?

    November 13, 2013 | Michele Goetz

    Business leaders tell Forrester that they don't want more data; they want trusted data and an easier path to understand what it means. To get there, enterprise architects and application developers...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Financial Performance Management, Q3 2013

    How The Top 11 Providers Stack Up In A Rapidly Evolving Market
    September 11, 2013 | Paul D. Hamerman

    In Forrester's 55-criteria evaluation of financial performance management (FPM) vendors, we identified the 11 most significant software providers — Adaptive Planning, Host Analytics, IBM,...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Planning, Analysis, And Reporting Solutions Drive Financial Performance Management

    Market Landscape: Financial Performance Management
    January 23, 2013 | Paul D. Hamerman

    This report enables application development and delivery professionals and their finance stakeholders to understand the changing vendor landscape for financial performance management (FPM). Complex...

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    Report Align Financial Processes And Systems For Better Business Value And Compliance

    August 18, 2011 | Paul D. Hamerman

    The three key activities of corporate financial management take place on a continuum of the past (reporting and compliance), present (analysis and measurement), and future (planning and...

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    Report Seven Steps For Developing Process-Oriented Portfolios Of Business Technology Services

    How To Better Manage Complexity And Keep It Under Control
    April 22, 2011 | Alexander Peters, Ph.D.

    Most organizations do not effectively align their business process management (BPM) and IT functions to control the increasing complexity that multifaceted, cross-functional processes and...

  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report Another Year Of Outperformance For The Tech Industry

    Forrester's 2011 Tech Industry Predictions
    January 31, 2011 | Christopher Mines

    In this report, we highlight macro trends and specific predictions that indicate the directions of growth and disruption for the technology industry in 2011.

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The State Of Business Intelligence Software And Emerging Trends: 2010

    BI Vendors Need To Stay On Top Of Technology Innovation And Business Evolution
    May 10, 2010 | Holger Kisker, Ph.D.

    While the whole IT market is facing challenging economic times, the global software market declined by 8% in 2009 compared with the previous year. Business intelligence (BI) software, which can...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Trends 2010: Financial Processes And Applications

    Economic Prospects Appear Brighter, But More Regulatory Oversight Looms
    December 29, 2009 | Paul D. Hamerman

    Macroeconomic forces and ongoing regulatory changes will have significant impacts on how the office of the CFO carries out its mission-critical responsibilities. Lingering effects of the recession...

  • For B2B Marketing Professionals

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    Report Industry Essential: Consumer Packaged Goods Industry

    December 28, 2009 | George Lawrie

    The consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry generates revenues of more than $2 trillion annually in the US alone, and the value of global brands is truly daunting with Coca-Cola estimated to have a...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Business Performance Solutions, Q4 2009

    IBM Cognos, Oracle, SAP, And SAS Lead, With Clarity Systems In Close Pursuit
    November 19, 2009 | Paul D. Hamerman

    In Forrester's 89-criteria evaluation of business performance solutions (BPS) vendors, we found that IBM Cognos, Oracle, SAP, and SAS Institute led the pack because of their breadth of...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Market Overview: The Business Intelligence Software Market

    Advanced Analytics Will Drive Growth To $14 Billion By 2014
    October 23, 2009 | Holger Kisker, Ph.D.

    Business intelligence (BI) software is the tip of the application software pyramid. Pure functionality, no matter how sophisticated, is no longer sufficient to successfully support the changing...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Economic Insights For Process And Apps Pros

    Plan For Inevitable Project Reprioritizations
    February 12, 2009 | Elisse Gaynor, Sharyn Leaver

    Given the gloomy economic climate, businesses large and small have difficult decisions ahead on the path to fiscal responsibility and stability. IT shops will be tempted and coerced to cut back in...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Microsoft Ditches PerformancePoint Product

    Performance Monitoring Is A Bonus For SharePoint; Look Elsewhere For Planning
    January 29, 2009 | Paul D. Hamerman

    In a surprise move, Microsoft announced that it is changing its strategy with respect to the hotly contested business performance solutions (BPS) market. After investing in developing and launching...

  • For Business Process Professionals

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    Report Business Performance Solutions: Clash Of The Titans

    The Market Remains Vibrant Following Vendor Consolidation
    January 20, 2009 | Paul D. Hamerman

    Business performance solutions (BPS) — a software category consisting of applications for budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting, profitability analysis, and performance measurement...

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    Report Trends 2009: Governance, Risk, And Compliance Hit The Big Time

    The Economic Crisis Of 2008 Makes GRC A Business Priority
    December 23, 2008 | Christopher McClean

    Another bubble burst. The chain reaction stemming from the credit crisis caused an implosion of the global economy. Political, corporate, and economic leaders have argued ferociously about how we...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Topic Overview: Business Intelligence

    November 21, 2008 | Boris Evelson

    Business intelligence (BI) is a set of methodologies, processes, architectures, and technologies that transform raw data into meaningful and useful information. It allows business users to make...

  • For Business Process Professionals

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    Report Trends 2009: Financial Performance Management

    Macroeconomic Conditions Present Challenges And Opportunities
    November 21, 2008 | Paul D. Hamerman, Scott Tiazkun

    Financial management professionals stand in the spotlight as the economic downturn continues and companies cope with weaker demand, price pressures, rising costs, and credit constraints. Amidst...

  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report The Global Information Management Services Forecast: 2007 To 2012

    Business Intelligence Services Dominate A $7.3 Billion Market
    July 31, 2008 | Tim Sheedy

    Information management solutions are moving to the center of IT strategies as a way of driving IT and business alignment and delivering real and visible value to the business. And wherever there is...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Forrester's Business Performance Readiness Self-Assessment

    April 2, 2008 | Paul D. Hamerman

    Forrester¿s business performance readiness framework distills findings from our discussions with over a dozen vendor companies and over 70 business process and applications professionals to create...

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    Report Measuring And Aligning Business Performance

    Are You Ready To Take Business Results To The Next Level?
    April 2, 2008 | Paul D. Hamerman

    Today's concerns about a weakening economy might serve as a wake-up call for companies and government organizations to be more focused on monitoring business results and taking appropriate actions...