Anaplan Chosen to Power HP Sales Planning in the Cloud
Anaplan’s cloud-based modeling and planning solution has been selected by HPSan Francisco and London – May 22, 2013 – Anaplan’s cloud-based modeling and planning solution has been selected by HP, as part of its global sales operations transformation. Anaplan’s unparalleled modeling capabilities enable customers to effectively align complex sales territories and optimize sales targets to maximize sales performance.
Anaplan’s award-winning software leverages a patented, in-memory HyperBlock™ calculation engine, and 100% cloud platform to provide unparalleled scalability. Its intuitive user interface, a growing library of pre-built applications and an integrated community, ease adoption and promote collaboration across sales, marketing, finance, IT and other enterprise departments. Companies like McAfee, Pandora, HealthTrust, Aviva, Amcor, and Kimberly-Clark Eastern Europe are using Anaplan to analyze, plan, and improve their business.
“HP’s decision to adopt Anaplan is further proof of pent-up demand from the world’s most successful and innovative companies for more powerful planning and modeling applications,” said Anaplan CEO Fred Laluyaux. “With the power of Anaplan, HP will be able to plan for and achieve goals for sales productivity in a new and powerful way.”
Anaplan is a cloud-based, in-memory modeling and planning platform for finance, sales, and operations. Its applications enable business users across organizations to intuitively and dynamically test and operationalize their plans, manage complex multi-dimensional models, collaborate across functions and regions, and share insights and content via the built-in community.
Anaplan and its partners have introduced a series of packages for finance, marketing, operations, human resources, as well as a complete sales performance management application suite, which includes quota, territory and commissions management, real-time quote, and price optimization.
Anaplan is funded by Granite Ventures, Shasta Ventures and Meritech Capital Partners. Anaplan was awarded the Gartner Cool Vendor Award in 2012 and Ventana Research Technology Operational Innovation Award for Sales Management in 2012. To learn more about Anaplan, please visit http://www.anaplan.com or on twitter: @anaplan.
Anaplan is driving a new age of connected planning. Large and fast-growing organizations use Anaplan’s cloud platform in every business function to make informed decisions and drive faster, more effective planning processes. Anaplan also provides support, training, and planning transformation advisory services. Anaplan is a privately held company based in San Francisco with 16 offices and over 150 expert partners worldwide. To learn more, visit anaplan.com.