AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Planview® Enterprise 11 has won the Ventana Research 2013 Technology Innovation Award for CIO IT Innovation. The awards recognize technology vendors who have introduced innovations in technology to advance business and IT. Released earlier this year, Planview Enterprise 11 combines a new user experience (UX) with analytics enhanced by the project and portfolio management (PPM) industry’s first big data, in-memory analytics solution. As a result, IT and business leaders can better optimize their constrained people and financial resources to achieve their business goals.
“I would like to commend Planview on their continued advancements in project and portfolio management to help CIO and IT organizations become smarter and faster.”
“Helping CIO’s achieve their full potential is a key priority today and the innovation in Planview Enterprise 11 raises the bar for maximizing the ease of use and the value for business from IT resources,” said Mark Smith, CEO and chief research officer, Ventana Research. “I would like to commend Planview on their continued advancements in project and portfolio management to help CIO and IT organizations become smarter and faster.”
Driven by the ongoing expansion of portfolio management across the enterprise, Planview worked with more than 100 customers over 18 months in designing a new UX that meets the needs of both IT and line-of-business users. The Planview Enterprise 11 UX combines a new level of intuitiveness with a unique metrics-driven approach that provides users with improved insight into the portfolios that drive their businesses. This enables organizations to more efficiently connect enterprise-wide strategic planning with execution, furthering business goals while making the best use of constrained resources.
“It is immensely gratifying to have Ventana Research recognize Planview Enterprise 11 as one of the industry’s most innovative products. Eleven is the result of an inspired collective effort between Planview and our customers to advance portfolio and resource management as a mainstream business discipline,” said Patrick Tickle, executive vice president of products for Planview. “This kind of product innovation combined with the company’s transition to the cloud is truly redefining a new and exciting Planview.”
The annual Technology Innovation Awards are delivered by the Ventana Research team, which through its benchmark research, on-demand advisory and education services, continues to pioneer new methods for organizations to become efficient and effective in their business. As part of the scoring process and methodology, Ventana Research examined submissions and nominations from the industry and research team to assess, score and select the technology that has the best impact for each of the specific categories.
Based in Austin, Texas, Planview is a portfolio and resource management company that helps organizations maximize business opportunities by optimizing the capacity of their finite people and financial resources. Market leaders rely on the company’s solutions to manage a wide range of portfolios, spanning product development, IT, services, and corporate finance, resulting in an enterprise-wide view of resources against demands. The Planview cloud-hosted infrastructure has benefits for both on-premise and SaaS customers. Planview’s singular focus on portfolio management and customer-centric culture for more than 20 years fuels a deep commitment to continuous innovation and customer success. For more information, visit http://www.planview.com.