Press Release

Board receives Industry Excellence Awards from Dresner Advisory Services

Thursday, 29 July 2021 - Chiasso, Switzerland and Boston, US

The Decision-Making Platform vendor continues to rank as a Leader based on customer recommendations

Board International, the #1 Decision-Making Platform provider, today announced it has been awarded two 2021 Industry Excellence Awards by Dresner Advisory Services. The award is based on Board’s position as a Technology Leader and Credibility Leader in Dresner’s Business Intelligence market study, and Overall Experience Leader and Trust Leader in the Enterprise Performance Management market study.

The Dresner Advisory Services Industry Excellence Awards go to vendors who achieved high rankings in the Customer Experience and Vendor Credibility models included in the analyst’s annual flagship BI and EPM market studies. The Customer Experience model considers the real-world experience of customers working with vendors’ technology solutions. The Vendor Credibility Model considers a vendor’s relationship with customers.

“Our awards highlight those suppliers with the most complete solutions in their technology area, as rated by their end users. We congratulate this year’s Industry Excellence winners on receiving top marks from their customers,” says Howard Dresner, founder and chief research officer at Dresner Advisory Services. “Congratulations to Board on this award, which recognizes the company’s comprehensive offeringas rated by their customers in both Business Intelligence and Enterprise Performance Management”

“We’re delighted with the continued industry recognition—especially when it’s based on data collected from end users,” says Andrea Alfieri, CMO of Board International. “Our high rankings in these market studies speak to how effectively our solution helps enterprises achieve a seamless, user-friendly experience across any planning, analysis, or forecasting activity.”

The annual awards acknowledge vendors who have achieved leadership status in the company’s 2021 Wisdom of Crowds market studies. The 2021 Industry Excellence Awards go to 22 vendors across five categories: Overall Leader, Customer Experience Leader, Technology Leader, Credibility Leader, and Trust Leader.


If you want to learn more, you can download here your complimentary copy of 2021 Wisdom of Crowds® Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Market Study and 2021 Wisdom of Crowds® Business Intelligence Market Study


About Dresner Advisory Services

Dresner Advisory Services was formed by Howard Dresner, an independent analyst, author, lecturer, and business adviser. Dresner Advisory Services, LLC focuses on creating and sharing thought leadership for Business Intelligence (BI) and related areas.

About Board

Board is the #1 Decision-Making Platform. Founded in 1994, Board International enables people to have a transformative impact on their business, helping them to intuitively leverage their data in a flexible, all-in-one environment. By unifying Business Intelligence, Planning, and Predictive Analytics, the Board platform allows companies to produce a single, accurate, and complete view of business information, gain actionable insights, and achieve full control of performance across the entire organization. Thanks to Board, global enterprises such as M&S, Coca-Cola, Ricoh, KPMG, Puma, Siemens, and ZF Group have deployed end-to-end decision-making applications at a fraction of the time and cost associated with traditional solutions.