About BOARD

Board is the #1 Decision-Making Platform, empowering people to have a transformative impact on their business by helping them to intuitively leverage their data in a flexible, all-in-one environment. Unifying Planning, Predictive Analytics, and Business Intelligence, the Board platform allows companies to produce a single, accurate view of business information, gain actionable insights, and achieve full control of performance across the entire organization. Using Board, global enterprises such as H&M, BASF, Burberry, Toyota, Coca-Cola, KPMG, and HSBC have digitally transformed their decision-making processes.

Founded in 1994, and now with 25 offices worldwide, Board International has long been recognized by leading analysts and subject matter experts including Gartner, Nucleus, and Dresner. www.board.com

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Key benefits of BOARD

  • Unified planning simulation and analysis

  • User self-service analysis

  • Write back capabilities

  • Integrated workflow
  • Devices

    Business size

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    Markets

    Andorra, United Arab Emirates, Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bahamas, Canada, Switzerland, Cook Islands, China, Cyprus, Germany, Denmark, Ecuador, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Guernsey, Ireland, Israel, India, Iceland, Italy, Jersey, Japan, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, New Zealand, Panama, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Singapore, United States, South Africa

    Supported Languages

    English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese

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    Features

    Total features of BOARD: 99

    • "What If" Scenarios
    • API
    • Access Controls/Permissions
    • Ad hoc Analysis
    • Ad hoc Query
    • Ad hoc Reporting
    • Alerts / Escalation
    • Alerts/Notifications
    • Approval Process Control
    • Asset Lifecycle Management
    • Audit Management
    • Audit Trail
    • Benchmarking
    • Budgeting/Forecasting
    • Capacity Planning Software
    • Cash Flow Management
    • Charting
    • Collaboration Tools
    • Commenting/Notes
    • Consolidation/Roll-Up
    • Customizable Dashboard
    • Customizable Reports
    • Customization
    • Dashboard Creation
    • Dashboard Software
    • Data Connectors
    • Data Extraction Software
    • Data Import/Export
    • Data Integration
    • Data Synchronization
    • Data Visualization Software
    • Demand Forecasting
    • Distribution Management
    • Drag & Drop
    • Financial Analysis
    • Financial Management Software
    • Financial Reporting Software
    • Forecasting
    • Gantt/Timeline View
    • General Ledger
    • Goal Setting / Tracking
    • Historical Reporting
    • Incentive Management
    • Income & Balance Sheet
    • Inventory Management Software
    • Inventory Replenishment
    • KPI Monitoring
    • Key Performance Indicators
    • Marketing Reports
    • Milestone Tracking
    • Modeling & Simulation
    • Monitoring
    • Multi-Channel Management
    • Multi-Company
    • Multi-Currency
    • Multi-Department/Project
    • Multi-Location
    • OLAP
    • Performance Management
    • Performance Metrics
    • Planning Tools
    • Predictive Analytics Software
    • Product Introduction Planning
    • Profit/Loss Statement
    • Profitability Analysis
    • Progress Reports
    • Project Planning Software
    • Projections
    • Promotions Management
    • Publishing / Sharing
    • Quota Planning
    • Real Time Analytics
    • Real Time Monitoring
    • Real Time Reporting
    • Real-time Updates
    • Reporting & Statistics
    • Reporting/Analytics
    • Retail Inventory Management Software
    • Role-Based Permissions
    • Sales Forecasting Software
    • Sales Planning
    • Sales Reports
    • Sales Trend Analysis
    • Scenario Planning
    • Scheduled / Automated Reports
    • Scorecards
    • Search/Filter
    • Self-Service Reporting
    • Single Sign On Software
    • Stock Management
    • Strategic Planning Software
    • Supply Chain Management Software
    • Territory Management
    • Trend / Problem Indicators
    • Trend Analysis
    • Version Control
    • Visual Analytics
    • Widgets
    • Workflow Management Software

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    Reviews

    Overall rating

    4.5 /5
    (128)
    Value for Money
    4.2/5
    Features
    4.5/5
    Ease of Use
    4.3/5
    Customer Support Software
    4.5/5

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    Nicolas P.
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    • Industry: Financial Services Software
    • Company size: 201-500 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
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    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    Board boosts productivity

    Reviewed on 05/06/2022

    Board has a set of valuable features to perform efficient analysis, provide quality graphs and...

    Board has a set of valuable features to perform efficient analysis, provide quality graphs and reports with current data. This adds a lot of value to decision making in our organization.

    Pros

    It's easy to interact with data and perform analysis from attractive reports. It allows you to create completely new dashboards and reports or you can simply modify the pre-established ones. Board has a toolkit that is an excellent tool for creating custom analysis and planning applications, this saves time and resources.

    Cons

    It has a considerable learning curve and needs to incorporate documentation that allows new users to use its full potential more quickly.

    Lorenzo Z.
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    • Industry: Chemicals
    • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    All in one bi tool for non it people

    Reviewed on 25/01/2022

    We use Board for an integrated BDG process, with approx 100 users.
    The process is: sales BDG from...

    We use Board for an integrated BDG process, with approx 100 users.
    The process is: sales BDG from salesmen via web, Cost center budg, purchase BDG, up to P&L and Balance Sheet /Cash flow.
    Before we have tons of Excel files, now the flow is smooth and managed a workflow in Board.

    Pros

    With Board you can have in the same platform bi reporting, a planning tool for your budget/forecast, you can perform simulation.
    You can setup your Board application without being an IT expert on coding.
    Board has definetely helped to increase the level of knowledge of the business

    Cons

    Performances with large set of numbers can be improved

    Luca S.
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    • Industry: Banking
    • Company size: 201-500 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Ease of Use
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    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    quick and easy to implement

    Reviewed on 30/07/2020

    Easy to learn to use, quick to create reports with graphs and useful objects to represent informatio...

    Easy to learn to use, quick to create reports with graphs and useful objects to represent information, fast and stable

    Pros

    easy to set up database, easy to draw reports, perfect connections with Oracle, db2, Microsoft SQL.good performance both with client version and with web.

    Cons

    toolkit logic never allows you to use code that would make small changes faster, they can improve some objects like cockpits

    Sally april W.
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    • Industry: Semiconductors
    • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
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    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
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    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    Versatile and robust BI platform

    Reviewed on 21/06/2022

    Pros

    Board lets you connect and prepare data for analysis, making it easy to create visually pleasing dashboards and reports. Ensures effective management of metrics, which drive performance and productivity. It has excellent analytical and predictive functions, easy and has a lot of potential. Significantly improves decision making and guarantees optimal results.

    Cons

    Board needs to incorporate more customization options to create dashboards and reports.

    Nicola N.
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    • Industry: Business Supplies & Equipment
    • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    One tool for different puroposes

    Reviewed on 26/01/2022

    Pros

    BOARD doesn't require any program language, so both implementation and reporting could be in the hands of users without the support of an IT specialist.
    It's possible to implement the same models collecting from different sources and mixing different kind of information to satisfy different needs in the same report

    Cons

    Since the system is 100% web based, the main improvement could be to make it usable with the main browsers (currently not all the features work for some of them).

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    Reasons for Switching to BOARD

    The other products were missing some of the features critical for us, like possiblity of data entry, calculation, multi-source or flexibility
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    BOARD has the following typical customers:

    51-200, 201-500, 501-1,000, 1,001-5,000

    BOARD supports the following languages:

    English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese

    BOARD supports the following devices:

    Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

    BOARD integrates with the following applications:

    Google Analytics 360, HubSpot CRM, Marketo Engage, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Oracle CRM On Demand, Oracle Eloqua, Oracle Service, SAP HANA Cloud, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Salesforce Service Cloud, ServiceMax, SugarCRM, Veeva CRM

    BOARD offers the following support options:

    Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base Software, Phone Support, 24/7 (Live rep), Chat

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