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Anaplan Recognized in Forrester’s Now Tech: Digital Operations Planning and Analytics

Category Pioneer named a large vendor within the “Planning Suites” functionality segment as Forrester emphasizes planning as the key technology within DOP

Emerging from the pandemic, business leaders face a mandate to balance cost cutting with revenue generation-related activities. As a result, Forrester has published another report highlighting Digital Operations Planning and Analytics (DOP&A), defining it as an “applications category comprising an integrated set of reporting, analytical, and planning applications that helps organizations develop growth strategies and optimize business performance in a digital-first world.”

Read the complimentary Forrester report and learn how a modern planning suite, like Anaplan, can enable better insight into business performance to model the impact of potential choices, and to make better regulatory decisions for business health and growth.

Additionally, you’ll learn:

  • How DOP&A solutions go beyond traditional EPM and are designed for a digital business, using the latest AI and visualization techniques
  • How to better measure and optimize financial and operational results, and meet structured management and reporting requirements
  • How Forrester categorizes the various vendor segments and how to select the right one, based on size and functionality

Forrester Research: Now Tech: Digital Operations Planning and Analytics, Q1 2021, by Liz Herbert, with Allen Bonde, Alessia Stewart, and Madison Bakalar, March 2021