5 06, 2018

Successful CPM Projects: Finance should Lead – IT should Support

By | 2018-06-05T15:56:46+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: Thought Leadership, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

This is the second in a series of blogs discussing the requirements of a successful Corporate Performance Management implementation. The first blog in this series stressed the importance of Executive Involvement. This installment explains why the office of the CFO, not IT, should lead the implementation. The discussion emphasizes the Finance function, but it applies to CPM implementations focused on

20 04, 2018

Successful CPM Projects: The Importance of Executive Involvement

By | 2018-04-20T18:25:43+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Categories: Thought Leadership|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Over the last 18 years, I have witnessed a strong correlation between the success of a Corporate Performance Management (CPM) implementation and the degree of executive involvement in the implementation. The decisions made during the implementation are strategic and will impact almost everyone in the organization. I’ve outlined the 4 main reasons that executives ought to be significantly involved in

16 05, 2017

BARC The Planning Survey 17: Jedox Wins 10 Categories in the World’s Largest Planning User Survey

By | 2017-05-22T14:13:29+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Categories: Keep me posted|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Jedox AG, a leading vendor of Enterprise Planning and Business Intelligence software, received top scores in the world’s largest survey of planning users: Jedox ranked #1 for ten categories in its peer group of “development-oriented planning solutions”, including Planning Functionality, Ease of Use, and Business Value. The survey findings were presented today at an industry-leading conference on “Integrated Planning & BI” hosted by the Business Application Research Center (BARC). [...]

5 04, 2017

Why You Should Have Your Head in the Cloud But Your Feet on the Ground When Choosing Your CPM Solution

By | 2017-04-05T13:52:53+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Categories: Inside Jedox|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The promise of the cloud is a great and fulfilling one. Everything is simple and fast; there is no hassle with IT provisioning and the flexibility is endless, yet that’s a promise that can also be misleading. Why am I saying that? Today, vendors come to potential customers with a cloud solution that requires them to adjust their processes to the solution as well as loosen their data governance [...]

3 04, 2017

The Perfect Combination: Jedox Planning and Qlik Reporting for Gruner

By | 2017-09-26T08:57:15+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Customer Success|Tags: , , , , , |

Renowned construction engineering and planning group Gruner has enhanced the possibilities of its Qlik reporting with a planning solution based on Jedox. The seamless connection between Jedox and Qlik offers Gruner the ideal solution for a consistent reporting infrastructure, complete with self-service reporting, instant analysis, data visualization, and agile, de-centralized planning processes. Planning with Jedox is so fast, efficient, and reliable that the company has switched from quarterly to monthly planning [...]

15 07, 2016

Customer experience specialist LDB generates timely, accurate forecasts with Jedox

By | 2016-12-09T11:42:12+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Categories: Customer Success|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Excel-based systems at LDB could no longer keep pace with the group’s rampant growth. For the project team of savvy Excel users, Jedox was the ideal crossover into the world of BI. With the help of an experienced Jedox consultant, it implemented a Web-based solution for planning and forecasting alongside its everyday responsibilities. LDB now manages business performance using precise forecasts that require just a fraction of the previous work [...]

1 07, 2016

Jedox Ranks as a Leader in Dresner Advisory Services Enterprise Planning Study

By | 2016-12-09T11:42:14+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Categories: Keep me posted|Tags: , , , , , |

Jedox is excited to have been positioned as both an “Overall Experience” and “Credibility” leader, placing in both top right quadrants that were featured in the 2016 Wisdom of Crowds® Enterprise Planning Market Study. In almost all categories, Jedox scored above the overall sample and received a perfect “Recommend” score from customer respondents. Dr. Rolf Gegenmantel, Chief Marketing Officer at Jedox: “We're