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Cognos TM1, IBM Cognos TM1Essbase
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Overview

IBM Planning Analytics is an integrated planning solution that uses AI to automate planning, budgeting, and forecasting and drive more intelligent workflows.

Built on TM1, IBM’s powerful calculation engine, this enterprise performance management tool allows you to transcend the limits of manual planning and become the Analytics Hero your business needs. Quickly and easily drive faster, more accurate plans for FP&A, sales, supply chain and beyond.

Oracle Essbase is an OLAP (Online Analytical Processing) Server that provides an environment for deploying pre-packaged applications or developing custom analytic and enterprise performance management applications.
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ManpowerGroup, Convergys, AIG, Orchard Brands, Citibank, InterGen, Northwestern University, EF Education First, Ironside, Bazan Group, CSOB Insurance, Macquarie Group, Charles Stanley, SATO, Government of Sint Maarten, BMW Financial ServicesCHU de Rennes, Bellco Credit Union, Akindo Sushiro Co. Ltd, Deutsche Telekom AG, Samarco MineraÊo S.A., PCCW Ltd., QDQ media S.A.U., Boiron Italia, Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., Akindo Sushiro Co. Ltd., Air Canada, Daelim Industrial Co. Ltd.
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Computer Software Company31%
Retailer12%
Media Company10%
Comms Service Provider9%
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Computer Software Company42%
Retailer9%
Financial Services Firm7%
Government6%
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Large Enterprise18%
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IBM Planning Analytics is ranked 4th in Business Performance Management with 1 review while Oracle Essbase is ranked 4th in Database Development and Management with 1 review. IBM Planning Analytics is rated 4.0, while Oracle Essbase is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of IBM Planning Analytics writes "A stable solution for budgeting, but it isn't user-friendly with Excel and needs to have inbuilt reporting". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle Essbase writes "Everybody uses it for financial purposes, but it can also be used for other analytic purposes, such as mathematical models, statistical models, and so on". IBM Planning Analytics is most compared with Microsoft BI, Tableau, SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform, Jedox and SAP Analytics Cloud, whereas Oracle Essbase is most compared with Microsoft BI, SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform, Tableau, IBM Cognos and Oracle OBIEE.

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