Business Planning & Execution Services
Aberdeen's Business Planning and Execution research practice examines industry trends surrounding enterprise-level applications and the ways in which those tools aid in business planning and execution. These tools, such as Enterprise Resource Planning for the operational and fiscal audit trail used to run an organization. The other major focus of this practice involves using tools such as Enterprise Performance Management to form agile and accurate plans, budgets, and forecasts. Research within this practice also covers the use of Business Process Management to model, measure, and alter processes in order to support continuous improvement. Common topics include ERP, EPM, BPM, project management, and Professional Services Automation.