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International Recognition

Leading Analysts, Industry Experts and Customers Worldwide Recognize Board's Innovative, Unified Approach to Decision-Making

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Nucleus CPM Technology Value Matrix 2021 - Board is Leader

Board has been positioned in the CPM leader quadrant for 4th year running

Board 11 is a unified business intelligence (BI) and CPM solution that connects an organization’s various departments and systems to provide a single real-time record of operational and financial data. Board is well suited to address large enterprises’ needs in virtually every industry, with a range of CPM solutions that includes close and consolidation reporting, as well as integrated business planning across sales, supply chain, and the workforce.

Isaac Gould, Analysts at Nucleus Research Inc.

IDC MarketScape EPM 2020 - Leader

Board named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Enterprise Performance Management Software for Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting 2020 Vendor Assessment

Increasingly unpredictable markets and a step change in remote working habits have made it essential for organizations to plan, budget, and forecast more rapidly, frequently, and flexibly than ever before. It is here that a comprehensive, cloud-based EPM solution comes into its own, and I am delighted to see that Board has been recognized by the IDC MarketScape as a leader in the field. By unifying EPM capabilities with business intelligence and predictive analytics, Board delivers the 360° visibility needed to remain competitive and responsive in turbulent times and beyond.

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International.


Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Planning and Analysis Solutions 2020

Board has been included in the Gartner Cloud FP&A Solutions Magic Quadrant.

Produced annually, the quadrant examines cloud-based solutions which support finance departments in the management of financial planning, budgeting, modeling, and performance reporting.

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms 2021

Board has been included in the Gartner Analytics and BI platforms Magic Quadrant.

The quadrant examines vendors' solutions that provide augmented capabilities within analytics and BI portfolio technologies.

Organizations are increasingly seeing the benefits of moving from disjointed point solutions to a more centralized approach. Through unified decision-making platforms, management teams are able to empower their employees to analyze, simulate and plan in one place, using the most up-to-date information to ensure informed decisions are made. This is, and always has been, Board’s vision, and I feel that this reflected in our inclusion within FP&A and BI quadrants with a single platform.

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International

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Dresner BI 2020 – Credibility and Technology Leader

For the Third Consecutive Year, Board International was named a Leader in relation to Customer Experience and Vendor Credibility models in the “Wisdom of Crowds”® 2020 for Business Intelligence by Dresner Advisory. Based on user feedback, this research provides a wealth of information and assessment, offering value to both consumers and producers of BI technology and services.

“Board’s aim is to help businesses to make better decisions. In doing so, comprehensive Business Intelligence for Strategic, Financial, and Operational analysis and reporting is all the more effective if natively combined with planning and business modeling, as in the Board platform. I am really glad that our customers feel these benefits and see Board as a trustworthy, technologically advanced software which is worthy of recommendation to their peers.”

Pietro Ferrari, CTO at Board International

Dresner EPM 2020 – Trust Leader and Overall Experience Leader

Dresner’s 2020 Wisdom of Crowds® Enterprise Performance Management Market Study ranked Board amongst the Trust Leaders in its Vendor Credibility Model, and Overall Experience Leader in their Customer Experience Model alongside vendors such Jedox, Vena, and OneStream.

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“For 2020, Board International's scores are well above the overall sample, with key improvements across all categories of measurment compared to 2019, including sales, support, and consulting.”

Howard Dresner, Founder and Chief Research Officer at Dresner Advisory

Dresner SPM Market Study 2020 - #1 Sales Performance Management

Board named #1 Sales Performance Management Software vendor by Dresner Advisory Services’ Wisdom of Crowds®.

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Having Board International’s BI and Predictive Analytics engine unified with all of the SPM components (Territory & Quota Management, Incentive Comp Management, Capacity Planning), our customers can not just plan but truly optimize their Sales Organization

Jim Rich, General Manager Americas of Board International

Dresner Sales Planning 2019 - #1 Sales Planning Solution

Dresner Advisory Services’ Wisdom of Crowds® Sales Planning Market Study 2019 ranks Board the #1 Sales Planning solution.

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By enabling digital transformation across global, enterprise-wide sales planning processes, Board really makes a difference in piloting sales and marketing team performance. The result achieved in the Dresner research Sales Planning report is a great recognition of the value that our decision-making platform is bringing to our customers in this space”.

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International

Dresner Industry Excellence Awards 2019 – Customer Experience Leader and Trust Leader

Board is recognized as both a Customer Experience Leader and Trust Leader in BI and EPM.

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We congratulate Board for their Industry Excellence Awards in both the Business Intelligence and Enterprise Performance Management areas.

Howard Dresner, Founder and Chief Research Officer at Dresner Advisory

Ventana Research Value Index for BI and Analytics 2019 - Best performer

Ventana Research ranked the Board decision-making platform amongst the best performers in its Ventana Research Value Index for BI and Analytics 2019.

The Ventana Research Value Index is an assessment of Analytics and Business Intelligence vendors and products. It evaluates the maturity of software solutions and the value they provide for enterprise use.

Board rated Market Leader in Integrated Planning & Analytics by BARC

The position was achieved in both the Global and DACH BARC Score 2020 Reports

We are engaging with an increasing number of organizations looking to align strategy, finance, and operations by combining planning and analytics in a single solution. I am delighted with this latest BARC Score positioning, which I believe reflects the success we are seeing in the market.

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International

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Info-Tech BI Data Quadrant 2020 - Leader and Gold Medalist

Board voted #1 in Business Intelligence for product features.

Produced by Info-Tech Research Group, the annual study examines customer attitudes to Business Intelligence solutions, scored against a combination of vendor capabilities and product features. Board was ranked a Leader and awarded a Gold Medalist badge for its overall score. 

It is fantastic to see Board’s Business Intelligence capabilities recognized by the customers who use it every day to discover detailed insights about their performance. BI is only one aspect of our unified platform and many of these users will also be benefiting from integrated business planning capabilities, enabling them to use the insights gained through analytics to inform future activities

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International

The Board platform is officially certified as “Swiss Made Software” by SwissMadeSoftware.org

Swiss Made Software certification stands for Swiss values like quality, reliability, and precision in software development, and allows IT companies to certify the Swiss origin of their software globally. Board’s software production processes are carried out entirely in Switzerland.

“The Swiss Made certification is not only a recognition of the product's quality, but also an affirmation of our continual efforts to bring groundbreaking innovation to the world’s software market.”

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board Board International

Board ranked in Capterra’s Top 20 Budgeting Software, Top 20 BI Software, and Top 20 Data Visualization Software

Board has achieved second place in Top 20 Budgeting Software reports, second place in Capterra’s Top 20 Data Visualization Software, and fifth place in Capterra’s Top 20 BI Software. With more than one million verified reviews, Capterra helps organizations to choose the right software for their needs by providing detailed insights and ratings from users. Its annual Top 20 reports rank products by category based on recent review scores and “Web Search Interest”.

"To be ranked higher than numerous standalone budgeting and data visualization products with a single platform shows that Board combines several best of breed capabilities. I believe an all-in-one approach will become increasingly valuable as more and more organizations recognize the need for digital transformation across every area of the business,”  Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International". 

Giovanni Grossi, CEO and co-Founder, Board International 

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Software Advice FrontRunners BI and Budgeting & Forecasting Software Quadrants 2021 - Leader

Board has placed as a Leader on the FrontRunners quadrant for BI software and for Budgeting & Forecasting Software

The FrontRunners is powered by Gartner Methodology and published on Software Advice, a Gartner Digital Markets company. FrontRunners evaluates end user reviews and verified product data to position the top performing products based on capability and value for small businesses.

FrontRunners’ placement of Board in the Leaders Quadrant, and as number one within that quadrant for capabilities, further validates what a proven and strong fit the Board decision-making software platform is for enterprises of all sizes that can benefit from an end-to-end platform for BI reporting, forecasting and predictive analytics on a single cohesive architecture. We are particularly gratified that these results are based on actual end-user reviews.

Pietro Ferrari, CTO of Board International


G2 Summer 2021 Grids for Analytics Platforms, CPM, Predictive Analytics and Location Intelligence – Leader

G2 named Board a Leader in its Summer 2021 Grids for Analytics Platforms, CPM, Predictive Analytics and Location Intelligence.

“It’s fantastic to see the tremendous business momentum that Board is experiencing reflected on G2,” said Andrea Alfieri, CMO of Board International. “The G2 Grid Reports have increasingly demonstrated that not only are we building a product that spans a wide spectrum of business needs, but we’re doing it with best-in-class technology which provides a seamless, user-friendly experience across any planning, analysis, or forecasting activity.”

Andrea Alfieri, CMO of Board Board International

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Board is top rated in Corporate Performance Management and Full-Stack Business Intelligence Software by TrustRadius

TrustRadius collects honest reviews and ratings from verified software users.
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IT Central Station recognized Board as a Leading Vendor in Financial Close Software

IT Central Station is the leading product review site for technology solutions that compares products based on end-user satisfaction ratings.
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FeaturedCustomers - Board is a Market Leader in the BI Customer Success Report

Board is recognized amongst the Market Leaders as BI. The FeaturedCustomers Customer Success ranking is based on data from our customer reference platform, market presence, web presence, and social presence as well as additional data aggregated from online sources and media properties.

“This recognition confirms again that our Customers praise the all-in-one approach of our platform, where BI, Integrated Business Planning and Predictive Analytics are combined together”

Andrea Alfieri, Chief Marketing Officer at Board International