AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Planview® has certified its Planview Enterprise version 11 software system as Stage-Gate® Ready based on the latest Version III evaluation criteria by Stage-Gate International. The Stage-Gate Ready “seal of approval” assures potential buyers that a software solution performs the functionality necessary to successfully implement Stage-Gate best practice processes. Planview Enterprise provides integrated ideation, product planning, resource management, financial management, and workflows to help product organizations automate and optimize the entire cross-functional idea-to-launch process.
“The certification demonstrates that Planview Enterprise performs the functionality necessary to successfully automate the entire Stage-Gate process to improve innovation and product pipeline delivery.”
“Stage-Gate Ready Certification, Version III, requires participating software providers to demonstrate functionality that moves beyond the tactical execution of new product development,” says Scott J. Edgett, world renowned innovation expert and CEO of Stage-Gate International. “It addresses the business' need for visibility of their innovation program from the strategic, portfolio, and project level, while addressing a level of analysis that supports the continuous improvement of enabling Stage-Gate innovation management processes.”
To achieve recertification, Planview demonstrated Planview Enterprise’s performance on more than 115 mandatory and 97 optional criteria, including the ability to automate process optimization and innovation strategy, which are new areas addressed with Stage-Gate’s latest version of evaluation criteria.
“Being recertified as Stage-Gate Ready is an important milestone for Planview and for our customers who rely on Planview Enterprise 11 to help deliver innovation from start to finish,” said Carrie Nauyalis, new product development solution evangelist for Planview. “The certification demonstrates that Planview Enterprise performs the functionality necessary to successfully automate the entire Stage-Gate process to improve innovation and product pipeline delivery.”
To request a copy of Planview’s Version III Scorecard from Stage-Gate, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.