Planview

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Planview
TypePrivately held company
IndustrySoftware
Founded1989 (1989) in Austin, Texas
FounderPatrick Durbin
Headquarters,
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
  • Razat Gaurav (CEO)
  • Louise K. Allen(CPO)
  • Gary Ito (CFO)
ProductsPlanview Enterprise One
Planview PPM Pro
Projectplace
Planview LeanKit
Planview Spigit
ServicesPortfolio management
Resource management
Project management
Productivity software
Collaborative work management
Innovation Management
Number of employees
900
Websiteplanview.com

Planview is a global enterprise software company headquartered in Austin, Texas.

History[edit]

The company was founded in 1989 in Austin, Texas by Patrick Durbin. In 1997, the company launched its complete web-based resource and project portfolio management (PPM) software, Planview Enterprise (version 14 as of 2017). In 2010, the company moved to the cloud to offer software as a service (SaaS) products.

Acquisitions[edit]

In December 2013, Insight Venture Partners acquired a substantial interest in Planview.[1]

In August 2014, Planview acquired Projectplace, a Stockholm-based project collaboration company.[2] Planview went on to acquire Troux Technologies, an Austin-based enterprise architecture management software company, in May 2015.[3] On August 1, 2016, the company announced its acquisition of San Francisco-based Innotas, thus extending its IT project portfolio management software leadership into the mid-market.[4]

In January 2017, Thoma Bravo acquired Planview, becoming the majority shareholder.[5] Insight Venture Partners maintained its original 2014 capital investment in the company.

In December 2017, Planview acquired LeanKit.[6]

In December 2018, Planview acquired Spigit.[7]

In July 2020, Planview acquired Aptage.[8]

In February 2021, Planview acquired Clarizen and Changepoint. [9]

In May 2022, Planview acquired Tasktop, a Vancouver-based value stream management company.[10]

Analyst Recognition and Industry Awards[edit]

Planview is recognized as the only Visionary in the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools - Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools – May 24, 2017[11]

Gartner names Planview a Leader for project portfolio management (PPM) - Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Project Portfolio Management, Worldwide - May 25, 2017[12]

Planview cited as Leader for Troux - The Forrester Wave: Enterprise Architecture Management Suites, Q2 2017 – June 14, 2017[13]

Forrester Research identifies Projectplace as a leader in the rapidly growing work collaboration market - The Forrester Wave: Enterprise Collaborative Work Management, Q4 2016[14]

Ventana Research awards 2016 CIO/IT Leadership Award to Mentor Graphics for using Planview Enterprise and Projectplace to ensure IT resources are working on initiatives with the highest strategic value[15]

Constellation Research names Projectplace to the 2016 Constellation ShortList for Social Task Management[16]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Planview Attracts Significant Investment from Insight Venture Partners" (Press release). Planview. December 30, 2013. Retrieved January 24, 2018 – via Business Wire.
  2. ^ "Planview acquires Projectplace – creates global leader in project collaboration, portfolio and resource management" (Press release). Planview. August 13, 2014. Retrieved January 24, 2018 – via Business Wire.
  3. ^ "Planview Acquires Troux to Provide IT Leaders with a Complete Solution for Managing the Strategy and Business of IT" (Press release). Planview. May 21, 2015. Retrieved January 24, 2018 – via Business Wire.
  4. ^ "Planview acquires Innotas, extending its IT PPM leadership into the mid-market" (Press release). Planview. August 1, 2016. Retrieved January 24, 2018 – via Business Wire.
  5. ^ "Thoma Bravo to Acquire Planview" (Press release). Thoma Bravo. January 19, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2018 – via PR Newswire.
  6. ^ "Planview extends work and resource management platform into Lean and Agile with acquisition of" (Press release). Planview. December 6, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2018 – via PR Newswire.
  7. ^ "Planview acquires innovation management software provider Spigit". Planview. Retrieved December 20, 2018.
  8. ^ "Planview Acquires AI/ML Leader Aptage". Planview. Retrieved May 17, 2021.
  9. ^ "Planview Completes Acquisitions of Clarizen and Changepoint". Planview. Retrieved May 17, 2021.
  10. ^ Brooks, Steve (May 18, 2022). "Planview makes Tasktop its first acquisition of 2022". Enterprise Times. Retrieved May 19, 2022.
  11. ^ "Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools". Gartner. May 24, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2018.
  12. ^ "Magic Quadrant for Project Portfolio Management, Worldwide". Gartner. May 25, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2018.
  13. ^ "The Forrester Wave: Enterprise Architecture Management Suites, Q2 2017". Forrester. June 14, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2018.
  14. ^ "The Forrester Wave: Enterprise Collaborative Work Management, Q4 2016". Forrester. October 17, 2016. Retrieved January 24, 2018.
  15. ^ "Ventana Research Announces the Leadership Award Winners for 2016" (Press release). Ventana Research. November 30, 2016. Retrieved January 24, 2018.
  16. ^ Lepofsky, Alan (August 9, 2017). "Constellation ShortList Social Task Management". Constellation Research. Retrieved January 24, 2018.

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