BI/CPM Portal

The BI/CPM portal contains recent BI/CPM news and articles, BI/CPM systems and BI/CPM Implementers. Vendors are able to update our site with basic or enhanced information at no charge. The enhanced listings link to a separate web page that includes contact information, number of employees, office locations, classifications and industries supported.

Recent BI-CPM News and Articles

I recently spoke with Andy Amalfitano CPA, CA, Director of Sales Central Region for Prophix about changes at Prophix and his perception of the cloud. Prophix (http://www.prophix.com/) is one of the leading solutions for Corporate Performance Management (CPM). Prophix includes: Budgeting, analysis and forecasting Financial, statutory and management reporting Financial consolidation Profitability modeling & optimization, [...]

June 1, 2015 from CPA Magazine and written by Michael Burns – “Every year, we reach out to vendors of BI, CPM and budgeting systems to see where they are headed. Last year, some of the big trendsetters were big data, mobility, cloud computing and in-memory processing. Those technologies are still very much with us. [...]

January 1, 2015 from CPA Magazine by Michael Burns – “We all hear the bad news when a vendor is sued over a failed implementation. When this happens, we assume there are many other unhappy customers whose experiences do not get broadcast, because most companies would rather not litigate. But are there also many happy customers? [...]

October 9, 2014 from Gartner – “Based on customer surveys conducted on BI and analytics platforms, this research will alert BI leaders to the customer experiences of professionals across 42 vendors…” 180 View – If you are interested in Business Intelligence, this will be a great resource to get started. You should also check out [...]

April 1, 2014 from CPA Magazine and written by Michael Burns – “…Here, you’ll find a survey of many of the leading BI and CPM systems, as well as an overview of current trends, and a synopsis of what two vendors had to say about their product and costs…”

March 20, 2014 from eWeek – “Discussion at a GigaOm conference shows that Hadoop isn’t a big success when enterprises blindly compile huge volumes of disparate data without knowing what to do with it…” 180 View – Hadoop was/is a much hyped technology for processing big data. Big data was discussed in our CPA magazine [...]

December 12, 2103 from Industry Week - “Only time will tell if Big Data is the next RFID, but don’t look for it becoming universally employed in an efficient way anytime soon…” 180 View - Big Data has become the latest killer application and the vendors are making a big deal about it. The author of the [...]

January 31, 2014 from InformationWeek - “In some respects, 2014 will echo themes heard in 2013, but the message is getting louder when it comes to visual data discovery, cloud, and mobile. Big data also will continue to garner attention, but people will take a pragmatic approach to adoption. Simplicity, meanwhile, will experience a second coming.…” [...]

July 31, 2103 from Gartner – “This research details the perceptions of business intelligence professionals about 40 business intelligence platforms and their satisfaction with, and usage of, 15 major BI functions, based on a survey conducted for our most recent Magic Quadrant for business intelligence and analytics platforms…” 180 View – This should be a [...]

April 25, 2012 from CFO – “Enjoy this complimentary white paper built for non-IT professionals to learn about the differences between business intelligence (BI) and corporate performance management (CPM)…” 180 View – The report was written by Prophix, one of the leading CPM solutions which includes BI. We do like their definition of CPM (CPM [...]

June 4, 2013 – “Gartner’s survey of 275 customer references from 13 corporate performance management vendors between September and November 2012 has produced valuable insights and benchmarking data for IT leaders assessing CPM solutions. Don’t just focus on the megavendors when evaluating prospective providers…” 180 View – This analysis from Gartner is provided by LongView, [...]

July 29, 2013 from Wall Street Technology – “It never ceases to amaze me how frantically people rush to shoehorn their products, companies or internal IT strategies into the latest buzzword. Every large banking, investment and insurance company claims to have a big data strategy. The big joke is that these strategies are often very [...]

2012 White Paper from Information Builders – “For decades, companies have made decisions based on instinct, hunches, and intuition. Then came business intelligence (BI), which made decision-making more scientific…Companies would review the data they had collected and make decisions about the future based on what had happened in the past… That kind of thinking was [...]

February 5, 2013 from Gartner and available courtesy of Birst – “…Although this is a mature market and has been a top CIO priority for years, there is still a lot of unmet demand. Every company has numerous subject areas — such as HR, marketing, social and so on — that have yet to even [...]

January 25, 2013 from InformationWeek – “Many people seem to want to stick a sexier name on business intelligence, whether that’s “business analytics” or “big data.” To me, it’s still business intelligence, a top-priority technology that can help companies boost revenues, improve customer service or control costs by making better, faster decisions…” 180 View – [...]

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Classification

  • Budgeting
  • Consolidation
  • Dashboards
  • Financial Reporting
  • Forecasting
  • Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Report Writer
  • Scorecarding
  • Strategic Planning
  • Visualization

Tier

  • Tier One
  • Tier Two
  • Tier Three

Distribution Model

  • License Based
  • SaaS

Systems

BI transforms data into information useful to make decisions. There are a spectrum of BI tools from simple report writers to Online Analytical Processing (OLAP). CPM not only includes BI but also strategic planning, scorecarding, budgeting and forecasting and consolidation.

The products have been segregated by tier based on target customer and price. Within each tier, we have further classified which applications are applicable to the systems as well as the distribution model. See the filter box above to sort for the desired tier, application, and distribution model.

Tier One/Enterprise

  • Customer Revenues > $200M
  • Customer Employees > 500
  • License Fees > $300k
  • Implementation Fees:License Fees > 2:1
  • 1010data
  • Adaptive Insights
  • BI360
  • BOARD
  • Budget Maestro
  • Clarity Systems
  • Corda
  • Datawatch
  • deFacto Performance Management
  • Dundas Data Visualization
  • Host Analytics
  • IBM
  • Information Builders
  • Jaspersoft
  • Longview
  • Microsoft
  • MicroStrategy
  • Noetix Business Intelligence
  • Oco
  • Oracle Hyperion
  • Panorama NovaView
  • PARIS Technologies
  • Pentaho
  • PivotLink
  • PlanGuru
  • Sage Active Planner
  • SAP BusinessObjects
  • SAS
  • Strategy Companion - Analyzer
  • Swift Reporting
  • Tableau
  • TARGIT BI Suite
  • Tibco Spotfire
  • True Sky

Tier Two/Mid Market

  • Customer Revenues $10M-$200M
  • Customer Employees 50-500
  • License Fees $50k-$300k
  • Implementation Fees:License Fees 1:1-2:1
  • Actuate
  • Adaptive Insights
  • BI360
  • Birst
  • BOARD
  • Budget Maestro
  • Clarity Systems
  • Corda
  • Datawatch
  • deFacto Performance Management
  • Dundas Data Visualization
  • GoodDada
  • Host Analytics
  • IBM
  • InetSoft
  • Information Builders
  • Jaspersoft
  • JReport
  • LogiXML
  • Longview
  • Microsoft
  • MicroStrategy
  • Oracle Hyperion
  • Panorama NovaView
  • PARIS Technologies
  • Pentaho
  • PivotLink
  • PlanGuru
  • Planning Maestro
  • Prophix
  • QlikView
  • Sage Active Planner
  • SAP BusinessObjects
  • SAS
  • Strategy Companion - Analyzer
  • Swift Reporting
  • Tableau
  • TARGIT BI Suite
  • Tibco Spotfire
  • True Sky
  • Yellowfin

Tier Three/Entry Level

  • Customer Revenues < $10M
  • Customer Employees < 50
  • License Fees < $50k
  • Implementation Fees:License Fees < 1:1
  • Actuate
  • Adaptive Insights
  • BI360
  • Dynac Tools
  • IBM
  • LogiXML
  • Microsoft
  • PlanGuru
  • Prophix
  • QlikView
  • SAP BusinessObjects
  • Strategy Companion - Analyzer
  • TARGIT BI Suite
  • Yellowfin

Implementers

Systems may be implemented by the developer of the software or by their business partners sometimes called Value Added Resellers.

Budget Maestro

IBM

  • CALUMO Group Pty Ltd
  • CPM Enterprise Solutions
  • iRIX Software Engineering AG
  • Newcomp

Microsoft

Oracle Hyperion

  • iRIX Software Engineering AG

SAP BusinessObjects

  • Illumiti
  • Performance Analytics Corporation

Tableau

  • Charger Consulting Corporation

True Sky