Planisware Recognized as a “Large, Established” SPM Provider in Independent Research Firm’s Recent Report

Planisware Recognized in Independent Research Firm’s Recent Report for Strategic Portfolio Management Functionality.

SAN FRANCISCO - August 31, 2021: Planisware has been positioned, along with only two other vendors, in Forrester’s Now Tech: Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q3 2021 report as a “large, established” SPM provider (over $100M in annual revenue) in the “strategic portfolio management” functionality segment. According to the report, “Strategic portfolio management tools offer top-down planning capabilities.”

The report, authored by Forrester Vice President and Principal Analyst Margo Visitacion, states that “Organizations adopt SPM technology to: Visualize the end-to-end strategy to execution process… Accelerate strategic funding and decisioning.... [and] Optimize critical resources to maintain consistent flow of value.”

Forrester Now Tech segmented tool functionality into five segments:

  • Strategic portfolio management
  • Project portfolio management
  • Collaborative work management
  • Value stream management
  • Other - enterprise management

“The Strategic PPM market has many aspects, and many usage scenarios,” notes Matt Light, Planisware VP of Strategy and former PPM analyst with IT-advisory firm Gartner. “Planisware is one of very few software providers that’s full-featured and flexible enough to fit practically all those scenarios.”

The Now Tech: Strategic Portfolio Management Tools, Q3 2021 report includes 25 SPM providers collated by Large ($100M+), Midsize ($50M-$100M), and Small (<$50M) annual revenue. The full report is available at here for Forrester subscribers and for purchase.

Planisware is a global provider of Strategic Portfolio Management (SPM) and Project Portfolio Management (PPM) solutions for new product development (NPD), information technology (IT) organizations, and for architecture, engineering and construction firms (AEC). Major new customers include Archer-Daniels-Midland, Kabam, Lear, McKinstry, and many more.