• How do customers get the most value from performance management applications?  What capabilities are most important to buyers?  Which vendors are delivering against these customer requirements? 

    These questions were answered by Nucleus Research in their recently-published CPM Value Matrix report.  The 2016 report named Host Analytics as a leader in corporate performance management (CPM a.k.a. EPM) for the second year in a row.  The report also highlighted high usability, analytics, and low cost of ownership as key features that provide the most value to buyers of CPM solutions.


    Posted by on March 23, 2016
    Topics: CPM
  • The adoption of cloud-based EPM solutions is clearly accelerating in the market. 

    Many organizations are replacing spreadsheets or legacy EPM applications with cloud-based solutions.  In fact, in a recent blog article, I called out 2015 as the “tipping point” in the adoption of cloud-based EPM solutions.

    Customers are finding that cloud-based EPM solutions offer a number of advantages over the on-premises approach.  These include:

    • Speed of deployment
    • Autonomy from IT
    • Innovation is faster
    • No hardware to set up or upgrade
    • TCO is lower
    • Security is better

    What about the ROI of cloud-based

    Posted by on August 25, 2015
    Topics: Cloud