Game-changing Planon Accelerator™ expands market and provides immediate ROI with out-of-the-box execution
Brighton, May 3, 2011 - Planon Group is launching the next generation of facility management and corporate real estate software with the release of Planon Accelerator™. This powerful enterprise software solution is based on 25 years of industry-leading experience and the best practices of more than 1,800 real world implementations.Planon Accelerator™ is a true out-of-the-box solution with preconfigured processes that promise immediate return on investment. The out-of-the-box solution delivers standard and integrated business processes in Real Estate, Space and Workplace Management, Maintenance Management and Integrated Services Management.
Corporate real estate and facility management investments easily exceed 30 per cent of annual spending, Planon Accelerator™ allows organizations to immediately start reducing operating expenses, prolong the lifespan of expensive assets and align long-term investments with organizational goals and strategy.
Planon Accelerator™ levels the playing field by providing all organizations, regardless of size, the proven tools to effectively manage their real estate and workplace assets with the same sophistication and cost savings enjoyed by the world’s largest organizations.
“Organizations continue to demand reduced IWMS implementation times for a quicker return on their investment,” says Rob Schafer, research director at Gartner. “Minimizing integration and implementation time, effort and expense can also minimize project risk.”
“Industry-leading organizations have long understood that effectively managing your real estate and facilities assets can save you very large sums of money while drastically reducing your environmental impact,” says Planon Group founder and CEO Pierre Guelen. “By combining the experience of these organizations and making it extremely easy to implement the ready-to-use business processes, we are making this solution available to a much larger market.”
“Planon not only enables us to improve and innovate our processes, but also delivers our clients full visibility and transparency on
our services, offering them greater performance and reactivity and, ultimately, the best value for their money.”
– Pascal Milland, Vice President Facilities Management Services, Sodexo
“The management reports that we can generate have given us a much better picture of space utilisation. Improved visibility into our
resource use enables us to plan better, manage work orders more efficiently and to make better use of our time.”
– Maryanne Keller, Head of Facility Management, Bayer
“Planon’s ability to listen, react and then adapt as our project progressed was second to none. We have now achieved all the
objectives that we set at the beginning of the project. The ROI provided to clients is now undeniable, and can be quantified project
– Christophe Carlier, Head of Processes Information System Project Management, Exprimm
“We also appreciated the richness of the range of services offered by Planon."
– Pascal Benoit, Chief Procurement Officer and France Procurement, Real Estate & Infrastructure Director, EMEA
“Using Planon led to considerable time and cost savings.”
– F.J. Edelijn, Shell Technology Exploration & Production B.V.
“No other system had the same comprehensive functionality and the facility to customise this to meet our requirements.”
– Richard Newell, Facilities Manager, MBDA Missile Systems