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Emanuele Sbrana
Real User
Business Analyst at a transportation company with 201-500 employees
May 25 2017

What do you think of BOARD?

What is most valuable?: Drill down Split & Splat • How has it helped my organization?: Budget & forecast process • What needs improvement?: Supply chain • For how long have I used the solution?: I have used it for six years. • What was my experience with deployment of the solution?: We have not encountered any deployment issues. • What do I think about the stability of the solution?: We have not encountered any stability issues. • What do I think about the scalability of the solution?: We have not encountered any scalability issues. • How is customer service and technical support?: Customer Service: Customer service is 10/10. Technical Support: Technical support is 10/10. • Which solutions did we use previously?: We previously used Excel...
Anonymous User
Consultant
Consultant at a financial services firm
Apr 22 2018

What is most valuable?

I think it's flexible. I chose this solution because, even though it wasn't out-of-the-box, you can customize it, and the long-term growth... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The benefits are * getting the data in one spot * the ability to report dynamically * version control.

What needs improvement?

More export to Excel functionality. Right now, we're having to build within the cloud-based platform, as well as build within the Excel add-in,... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

We were just using Excel, there were version control issues, mistakes on copy/paste. We needed a dynamic solution that would be accurate. Our... more»

What other advice do I have?

I think that from talking with other customers here at the BOARDVille 2018 user conference, your consultant, if you're using a BOARD consultant,... more»
Carlos Artieda
Real User
Manager Of Financial Planning And Analysis at a healthcare company with 51-200 employees
Apr 17 2018

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of BOARD is that it is comprised of a full bundle package solution, while being a BI and CPM tool. Meanwhile, some of... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The benefits of the solution are a lot of flexibility from a data modeling standpoint. The product can add specific line items into our budget,... more»

What needs improvement?

One thing that I personally would like to see is additional visualization tools for visuals. A lot of its competitors are releasing different... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

We were using a different solution and needed to increase automation, and we needed to stray away from Excel spreadsheets and the combination of... more»

What other advice do I have?

I would say the best is yet to come. Based on all the new, upcoming releases, features, and eLearning. If you are looking to make a decision,... more»
KenCevolani
Real User
BI Developer at a retailer with 201-500 employees
Apr 22 2018

What is most valuable?

You can build reports pretty quickly. We do not use BOARD as our main data store. We have a data warehouse that BOARD consumes data from.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Our data is now more structured. Between our data warehouse and BOARD, which are both brand new, we now have a more structured data view with... more»

What needs improvement?

If we build a ton of procedural stuff, it is not good at alerting us to what may have failed, like logging and job steps. It is our... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

It was before my time at the company.

What other advice do I have?

Try to use all the out-of-the-box functionality. Try to use BOARD for what it is good at doing and do not tread outside its capabilities,... more»
Rebecca Jackson
Real User
Strategy and Performance Analytics Director at a government
Apr 23 2018

What is most valuable?

From our perspective, what was very valuable is the ability to customize. We didn't see a solution out there that really matched exactly what... more»

How has it helped my organization?

For us, the city of Fayetteville has very disparate data sources on different RMS systems, so the benefit for us was to be able to reach out... more»

What needs improvement?

The one thing that I think we would like to see in terms of improvement of the application is the ability to print. It's fantastic to have all... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

Excel. We switched because of the need to have accurate and consistent data that was secured. Once it's been approved in BOARD, it's stable,... more»

What other advice do I have?

I would rate BOARD as an eight out of 10. The things that really could be improved would be a couple of things. I think the print issue is big,... more»

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