What is Anaplan?


The Anaplan platform connects teams within your finance department and across the organisation – enabling you to look beyond the numbers.

By connecting finance to other business unit plans, your company can improve forecast accuracy, reduce cycle times, and gain deeper business insights. It’s the strategic tool finance needs to pioneer a new age of connected planning.

Anaplan Use Cases

Planning, Budgeting & Forecasting

Deliver timely, reliable budgets, forecasts, analyses, and reports for better and faster decision- making.

Operational Planning

Link strategy to execution and accelerate response time by connecting financial and operational plans, such as manpower cost plans to facility plans.

Speciality Planning

Create profitability and pricing models, automate cost management practices, and implement unlimited finance use cases.

How does The Anaplan Platform work?

Anaplan’s cloud planning platform enables an organisation to run virtually any planning process by connecting data, people, and plans in every part of a business.

Connected Planning can be achieved at any scale—from a single use case within one business unit to enterprise-wide connected planning across hundreds of processes, and everything in between.

Anaplan’s platform is the most flexible, scalable, and collaborative cloud planning system in the world today.

Key Benefits of Anaplan for Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting

  • Reduce Cycle Time

    and effort of planning, budgeting and forecasting.

  • Take control and own the process

    eliminating dependence on spreadsheets and IT.

  • Drive a collaborative “big picture”

    with connected palns across finance,
    sales, operations, and HR.

  • Increase accuracy

    and target achievement with driver-based models,
    real-time calculations, and automatic rollup
    across plans and reports.

  • Increase plan precision

    with broad collaboration and point-of-impact participation.

  • Seamlessly align the strategic plan

    the corporate plan, the annual budget, and the periodic
    forecast with both top-down and bottom-up methodologies.

  • Jumpstart time-to-implementation

    through pre-built accelerator apps for planning,
    budgeting, forecasting, consolidation, and reporting.

How we help you succeed

Implementing Anaplan software requires a dedicated team, a clear scope, and expertise to help you achieve your goals. At ICit our passion is to help you along your journey by providing you with expert advice, training, mentoring and ongoing support – to deliver benefits fast.

Scoping

Our scoping workshops are designed to be a deep dive into your business requirements to help define the project plan and deliverables.

Training

We deliver all the training you need at your premises including equipment, manuals – run by an expert field consultant.

Mentoring

Our approach is to mentor our clients and to transfer the skills they need to own the solution and to become self sufficient.

Support

We offer dedicated first line support to keep you up and running. We also provide application support for early life assurance.

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“We now collect a lot more information and we're much more aware of what makes us money.”

John Story

Finance Director

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