Analyst Report

2021 Gartner® Market Guide for Cloud, Extended Planning and Analysis Solutions

Only Anaplan offers turn-key xP&A capability across all 5 additional planning functions

With the 2017 introduction of Connected Planning, Anaplan was first to connect financial and operational planning for faster and more confident enterprise-wide decision making. Joining more than 1,700 Anaplan customers worldwide, Gartner named us in the report for our platform approach of meeting global enterprise needs for complex, cross-functional planning with strategic forward-looking insights, dynamic and accurate forecasting, and optimized financial outcomes.

According to Gartner, “Extended planning and analysis (xP&A) is the next generation extension of financial planning and analysis (FP&A) solutions and is a vendor response to the challenges faced by enterprises seeking to exploit new digital business models and navigate current and future economic uncertainties.”

Read the complimentary Gartner report and learn how we believe an xP&A platform like Anaplan’s can align and connect financial and operational plans to provide business benefits such as accelerating revenue growth, expanding margins, optimizing assets and better managing risk – despite an incredibly dynamic business environment.

Gartner: Market Guide for Cloud, Extended Planning and Analysis Solutions, Robert Anderson, Greg Leiter, 29 July 2021
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