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Planview Recognizes Carestream, Cisco, Flowserve, Freddie Mac and Mentor Graphics for excellence in Work and Resource Management

AUSTIN, Texas – October 26, 2016

Planview® honored five customers with Vision Awards during its annual Horizons customer conference. The award recognizes organizations that leverage Planview work and resource management solutions to achieve and exceed their goals for strategic planning, portfolio and resource management, work collaboration, and enterprise architecture. The winners of the 2016 Vision Awards are Carestream, Cisco, Flowserve, Freddie Mac, and Mentor Graphics.

“The theme that recurs with these five visionary customers is commitment and innovation,” said Scott Hardey, executive vice president of Customer Service for Planview. “Each of these companies has leveraged one or more Planview solutions to drive positive change resulting in measurable benefits within their respective organizations.”

With Planview Enterprise, Carestream manages portfolios and resources within corporate IT, installation services, and R&D. The company recently moved from an on-premises infrastructure to a hosted, Planview-managed cloud, which reduced internal and support costs while improving the overall user experience for their 1,000 users across 17 time zones.

As part of a multi-year effort to transform IT into a services organization, Cisco IT used Troux to unify their technical and business architectures, integrating data and capabilities. As a result, through collaboration with IT, Cisco Advanced Services has created a unique customer facing IT Transformation Journey Map leveraging more than nine years of Cisco IT’s Services Journey to address today’s challenges such as speed, relevance, cost, security, organizational change management and governance. This has allowed Cisco customers to maximize the value of IT across people, process and technology investments, becoming more agile and running IT as a Business

Planview Enterprise and Projectplace help Flowserve manage work and resources. Planview Enterprise helps management teams optimize Flowserve’s R&D, product pipeline, portfolio, resources, and project delivery. A global cross-functional team is using Projectplace to collaborate on improvements to their product development process for new and existing products.

Freddie Mac
Freddie Mac uses Troux and Planview Enterprise to mitigate risk in their global infrastructure, reported as an IT sustainability metric on their corporate scorecard. Using Troux as the application portfolio system of record, Freddie Mac can access aggregated data and technology landscape visualizations to continually prioritize upgrades to current versions of their vendor-supported applications.

Mentor Graphics
Mentor Graphics is using Projectplace across IT for all projects, combined with Planview Enterprise for prioritization and governance, to ensure IT resources are working on initiatives with the highest strategic value. This combination enabled Mentor Graphics to complete 94 percent of projects on time vs. less than half 18 months ago.

Horizons – Planview’s commitment to fostering customer community 
More than 20 customers – including all five award winners – delivered presentations at Horizons, Planview’s global customer conference. At this 19th annual conference, customers networked and learned from their peers and experts how to get the most out of their resources and achieve goals using Planview products – Planview Enterprise, Troux, Projectplace and Innotas.

About Planview
Planview enables organizations to get the most out of their resources and achieve their goals. We are the global leader in Work and Resource Management, with the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio of solutions for strategic planning, portfolio and resource management, work collaboration, and enterprise architecture. Our solutions span every class of work, resource, and organization; addressing the needs of teams, departments, and entire organizations, from the mid-market to global enterprises. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, our 700 employees serve more than 3,000 enterprise customers worldwide through a culture of product leadership, deep market expertise and highly engaged customer communities.


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