Find out more about PipelinePlanner
The PSG PipelinePlanner is an instrument for qualitative and quantitative evaluation of (R&D) projects, project and product portfolios and also of the entire company performance. By taking into consideration risks and threats, the PipelinePlanner yields a precise indication of cash flows and market opportunities that can be expected.
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The PipelinePlanner Approach
Innovation Management from idea to market launch requires the efficient combination of different methods and management tasks.
The PipelinePlanner convices with
- modular structure
- IT-related illustrations of all methods and tasks of innovation management
- centralized data source
- standardized analysis tools and as an
- scalable intranet-based web tool
The PipelinePlanner explicitly identifies the most possible prospect of success and delivers current information as well as detailed analyses and reports by mouse click.
Requirements in practice
An effective Innovation Management, from idea to market launch, requires serval methodological components and various management tasks.
In practice, analyses in Innovation Management are mostly executed ad hoc, with an extensive effort and isolated software systems (above all excel)
- Combining of the individual tasks to an overall process
- Creating information systematically and enable well-founded decisions
- Minimization of the administrative effort
- Focusing the management capacities on analyses and decision
- A unique system for the whole innovation process
- Central data storage but decentralized access / input
- Largely automatic aggregation of the data
- Integration of primary data, analyses, reporting and documentation
From the managements viewpoint
- Portfolio Analyses are workable at all levels
- Integration of all locations and subsidiaries
- Automatic aggregation of financial ratios
- Real-time Analyses of current data
- Transparency through immediate access to the current project information
From the team members’ viewpoint
- Easy and intuitive handling
- Transparency of upcoming tasks through the deposit in a process
- Comprehensible, comparable and documented project evaluations
- Facilitated communication within the teams, independent from the location
- Web based access to all project data in a centralized data base
From the ITs viewpoint
- Configuration of the models without programming
- Maintenance and update of the software package by PSG
- Second Level Support by PSG
- Proven and stable system from more than 10 years of project experience
PSG has been combining classical strategy consulting and information technology for years. Therefore, we offer integrated support for the management. The PipelinePlanner can be integrated as a software tool into the existing Innovation Management.
We offer the individual solutions (modules) of the PipelinePlanner as building blocks. The basic package consists of project evaluation, portfolios, and reporting.
As an add-on we offer Idea Management, Project and Resource Management, Process Management and Innovation Strategy.
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Solutions / Modules
The starting-point of an Innovation Process is collecting, evaluating and prioritizing ideas. The PipelinePlanner supports this process with a standardized collection and several evaluation methods, which can be adapted to your needs.