Increase Efficiencies using IBM Planning Analytics

Have you ever thought about different ways you can improve routines in your life? What if you reduce your commute time by 20%? What if you could reduce the time it takes to do your laundry by 63%? What if you could get your groceries 80% quicker? I don’t know about you, but I would…

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How to embrace—not replace—your spreadsheets with IBM Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel

Written By: Letha Wicker, IBM Originally posted July 23, 2019 Many planning professionals, whether in finance or line-of-business roles, have a love/hate relationship with their spreadsheets. They love the flexibility and the familiarity of a tool that’s been around for decades. But when they try to use spreadsheets for large-scale planning and performance management, multiple issues arise.…

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Lifecycle Management in Planning Analytics Workspace

Lifecycle Manager is an administration tool that allows administrators to migrate objects from one environment to another. The administrator performing the migration must be logged into Planning Analytics Workspace and have access to view the objects being migrated. Within Planning Analytics Workspace, Lifecycle Manager is accessed through the Administration page under your name on the…

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Modern enterprise performance management for the agile business

Written By: Stephanie Freyer, IBM Planning Analytics Marketing, IBM Originally posted April 16, 2019 As companies look to fully embrace agility as a way of working and doing business, integrated planning is emerging as an ideal way forward. Integrated planning unleashes the power of enterprise performance management across your company to support business and organizational agility. That’s right.…

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Create hierarchy objects in Planning Analytics with Turbo Integrator functions

Planning Analytics provides its users with some new Turbo Integrator functions to create hierarchy objects for a dimension. In this blog I will go into more detail on enabling the new hierarchy creation setting, the different Turbo Integrator functions used to create hierarchy objects in Planning Analytics, and when each should be used. Enabling Hierarchy…

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