Software aids performance management and strategy execution.
October 26, 2005 -
IBM Workplace for Business Strategy Execution v1.0 simplifies communication of business objectives and helps align employees to organizational objectives. In addition to providing employees with strategic context for operational data, software also helps increase visibility across functions to help predict, prevent, and resolve issues. It integrates collaborative tools to facilitate action once issue is raised and provides real-time monitoring of dependencies or changes.
Original Press release
IBM (Corporate Headquarters)
1 New Orchard Rd.
Armonk, NY, 10504-1783
Announcing a New IBM Workplace Product to Help Companies Manage Performance and Better Execute their Strategies!
At a glance
IBM Workplace for Business Strategy Execution makes it simple to communicate business objectives and help align employees to the organizational objectives that are the most important. It helps increase visibility across functions to help better predict, prevent, and resolve issues. It helps provide employees strategic context around the operational data that they use to do their jobs every day. Lastly, IBM Workplace for Business Strategy Execution integrates intuitive collaborative tools to facilitate action once an issue is raised.
For ordering, contact:
Your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: SE001).
Companies often feel that they have the right strategies, but fail to execute those strategies to the fullest extent possible. This shortfall happens for a myriad of reasons. However, some of the most common are lack of alignment among business units or processes, lack of accountability among decision makers, and a lag between the recognition of a problem and actions to resolve that problem.
Specifically IBM Workplace for Business Strategy Execution V1.0 helps:
Make sure every employee understands the strategy and how what they do contributes to success.
Ensure organizational alignment and focus by cascading and interlocking on objectives and targets.
Visualize status of objectives and respond to exceptions through intuitive status maps.
Speed response to threats or opportunities by providing accurate status and integrated collaboration tools.
Receive real-time monitoring of internal and external dependencies or changes.
Use intuitive navigation through Scorecards and Dashboards with drill down and roll-up capabilities to monitor progress and risk.
Planned availability dates
October 18, 2005: Electronic software delivery - English only
November 30, 2005: Electronic software delivery - All other national language versions
December 16, 2005: Media and documentation