The Forrester Wave™: Financial Performance Management, Q3 2013

How The Top 11 Providers Stack Up In A Rapidly Evolving Market
A Research by

Published: September 11, 2013
Analysts: Paul D. Hamerman, with Mike Gilpin and Nasry Angel

The Forrester Wave: Financial Performance Management, Q3 2013

Tagetik Software provides sophisticated capabilities for financial heavy lifting. Tagetik Software joins the ranks of the leaders in this Wave with a unified platform that supports the full breadth of FPM functionality. Tagetik Software has capabilities that appeal to large enterprises with sophisticated financial planning and reporting needs; it has earned strong customer loyalty.


In Forrester's 55-criteria evaluation of financial performance management (FPM) vendors, we identified the 11 most significant software providers - Adaptive Planning, Host Analytics, IBM, Infor, Longview Solutions, Oracle, Prophix Software, SAP, SAS, Tagetik Software and Tidemark Systems - in the category and researched, analyzed, and score them. This report details our findings about how well each vendor fulfills our criteria and where they stand in relation to each other to help application development and delivery professionals and their finance colleagues select the right partner for their FPM solution needs.