BOSTON, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Planon has again been recognized as a leading solution provider in the global IWMS software market by being named a "Leader" in the Verdantix 2019 Green Quadrant® Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) report. Planon is a market-leading vendor of innovative software that supports corporate real estate, facility managers, and service providers in optimizing their business and workplace performance.
This year the report highlighted several key strengths of the Planon platform, specifically recognizing its value for end-to-end real estate management, strong footprint in the higher education sector, and strong functionality for facility management service providers. The new report states that "Planon has a strong track record in the higher education sector, with 100+ customers using its IWMS to support functions such as space reporting, move management, maintenance, room booking, and service requests."
Another new aspect that was evaluated by Verdantix in 2019 was a vendor's ability to support facilities services providers. According to the report, the scale of its customer base has enabled Planon to develop considerable specialist functionality to support the needs of facilities services providers such as customer relationship management and scheduling workforces across multiple clients. "With a growing track record and specialist capability, facilities management firms looking for an integrated platform to improve client interactions and staff productivity should further review Planon Universe for Service Providers," concludes Verdantix.
"We have invested heavily in diversifying our product portfolio to match the evolving needs of our clients and their customers. It is refreshing to see that Verdantix has validated Planon's solutions as some of the strongest in the market," said Pierre Guelen, CEO of Planon. "I am especially proud that this assessment reinforces Planon's strength in the higher education industry, as well as our ability to support facilities services providers in their core business processes." One reason for Planon's success in this market is a continued focus on market research, customer collaboration, and technology partnerships.
With over 35 years of experience, Planon is the leading global provider of innovative software, proven best practices and professional services that help building owners and occupiers, commercial service providers, and financial controllers to streamline business processes for buildings, assets, workplaces and people.