February 21, 2019

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Anaplan Named to Constellation ShortList™ for Cloud-Based Performance Management

Connected Planning pioneer’s platform connects people, plans and data across businesses

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — February 21, 2019 — Anaplan, Inc. (NYSE:PLAN), a pioneer in Connected Planning, today announced that it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Cloud-Based Performance Management in Q1 2019. The technology vendors included in the Constellation ShortList offer the key requirements for early adopters pursuing digital transformation initiatives.

Constellation ShortList criteria for naming companies to its prestigious cloud-based performance management list includes the following attributes:

  • Rapid deployment and configuration of multi-tenant services
  • Agile budgeting, planning, and forecasting capabilities
  • Flexible modeling capabilities
  • Rich data analysis and reporting tools
  • Compliant consolidation and statutory reporting capabilities
  • Modern, intuitive interfaces

Anaplan connects people, plans, and data in every area of a business, including finance, sales, supply chain, marketing, workforce, and IT. A Connected Planning approach combined with Anaplan’s unique platform enables companies to operate in a more dynamic, collaborative, and intelligent manner to drive their businesses forward.

“We’re honored to be included on the Constellation ShortList again this year,” said Sampath Gomatam, senior vice president, Product. “We regard this recognition as a validation of a business model that puts customers first with a platform that offers a single source of truth for planning in meeting changing business requirements.”

The Anaplan platform gives customers the power to address all financial and operational requirements. Anaplan’s flexible modeling provides a way to adapt the tool to the process instead of forcing users to adapt processes to the tool. Anaplan supports all ERP systems instead of restricting the user ecosystem.

“The Post-Digital era has arrived. In a world of winner-takes-all markets, digital leaders seek clarity on what exponential technologies will support their new business models. This Constellation ShortList filters the signal from the noise and highlights the key technologies our analysts recommend to our clients,” said R “Ray” Wang, chairman and founder at Constellation Research.

Constellation Research advises leaders on leveraging disruptive technologies to achieve business model transformation. Products and services named to the Constellation ShortList meet the criteria for this category as determined through client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, vendor selection projects, market share, and internal research. The portfolio is frequently updated as market conditions change.

Constellation Research does not endorse any solution or service named in its research.

About Anaplan
Anaplan (NYSE: PLAN) is pioneering the category of Connected Planning. Our platform, powered by our proprietary HyperblockTM technology, purpose-built for Connected Planning, enables dynamic, collaborative, and intelligent planning. Large global enterprises use our solution to connect people, data, and plans to enable real-time planning and decision-making in rapidly changing business environments to give our customers a competitive advantage. Based in San Francisco, we have over 20 offices globally, 175 partners, and more than 1,000 customers worldwide. To learn more, visit anaplan.com.