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FEATURED CUSTOMERS
“To be able to get the entire business community within Quiksilver on the same page from a business planning process was absolutely critical and o9 helped us do that.”
- Michael Tasooji
Chief Information Officer, Quiksilver
“I like to describe the o9 solution as sort of carbon fiber, meaning that it’s really light and easy to implement but it’s really robust and really solves business problems. They are as eager to learn about the business as we are.”
- Matt Salmonson
SVP, Inventory Planning & Allocation, Restoration Hardware

SOLUTIONS
With the mPower platform we help improve and integrate all your core planning processes in one smart.simple.fun management system. Executives, managers, planners and analysts are empowered with shared visibility and can collaboratively make better decisions to hit market needs and financial goals with unparalleled velocity, functional alignment and accountability, leading to superior performance.
SOLUTION PORTFOLIO
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Market
Intelligence
Market
Size
Competitor
Customer
Supplier
Integrated Business Planning
Strategic Planning
o9-bulbFinancial Planning & Budgeting
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Imagine your highly contentious, long drawn out budgeting process turning into a simpler, faster, highly productive planning process that helps management focus on winning market place battles vs. internal battles.
mPower makes financial planning & budgeting smart.simple.fun
Benefits
PROFIT GROWTHo9-profit-growth
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth
PLANNING CYCLE TIMESo9-profit-growth
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MARKET INTELLIGENCE
ROLLING FORECAST
FORECAST DRIVERS
LINKED FINANCE & OPERATION PLANS
o9-bulb Integrated Business Plan / Executive S&OP Review
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Imagine your monthly business plan reviews transforming from tedious, power point meetings and blame games to a process of real time, Collaborative problem solving with everyone having shared insights on what happened and what actions to take to close gaps between forecasts and plans.
mPower makes integrated business plan review smart.simple.fun
Benefits
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth
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CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENTo9-profit-growth
Features
RISKS & OPPORTUNITIES
FORECAST ASSUMPTIONS
SCENARIO PLANNING
LINKED OPERATION PLANS
Functional Planning
o9-bulb Sales Planning
Imagine your sales teams spending more time selling to customers vs. fighting internal battles about plan targets, forecasts and resources. Imagine them having finger tip visibility on all devices to new product, marketing, pricing,promotion and supply plans, so that they can make the smart plays across all accounts,channels and regions
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mPower makes sales planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth
SALES & MARKETING ROIo9-profit-growth
SALES PRODUCTIVITYo9-profit-growth
Features
RISKS & OPPORTUNITIES
SALES FORECASTING
P&L
PRODUCT, PRICE, PROMO, DISTRIBUTION PLANS
o9-bulb Marketing & Trade Promotion Planning
Imagine a system that simplifies the process of creating integrated brand, region and account specific marketing and trade promotion plans. Imagine providing finger tip visibility to the organization on these plans. And imagine it being simpler to measure effectiveness of the programs to justify marketing and promotion budgets?
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mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
MARKETING & PROMOTION ROIo9-profit-growth
PRODUCTIVITYo9-profit-growth
CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENTo9-profit-growth
Features
MARKET INTELLIGENCE
INTEGRATED PROGRAM CALENDAR
FORECASTING
ROI
EFFECTIVENESS
o9-bulb Product Portfolio Planning
Imagine a system that simplifies the process new product introduction, creating robust business cases, allocating resources, tracking risks and assumptions through the launch process and providing new product portfolio visibility to the rest of the organization.
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mPower makes product portfolio planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
NEW PRODUCT HIT RATEo9-profit-growth
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CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENTo9-profit-growth
Features
MARKET INTELLIGENCE
PRODUCT BUSINESS CASES
ASSUMPTIONS TRACKING
NPI PROCESS TRACKING
o9-bulb Operations / Supply Chain Planning
Imagine a system that makes managing your complex supply chain operations easy, by helping you forecast demand, match demand and supply, collaborate with all supply chain players, solve constraints, measure performance, and drive continuous improvement.
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mPower makes operations planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth
INVENTORYo9-profit-growth
SERVICE LEVELo9-profit-growth
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Features
FORECAST ASSUMPTIONS
SUPPLY CHAIN MODELING
COLLABORATION
SCENARIO PLANNING
Project Portfolio Planning
Customer CollaborationSupplier Collaboration
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Performance
Management
Goals
Performance
Post-game
Analysis
Incentives
SERVICES
PLATFORM

SOLUTION PORTFOLIO
Integrated Business Planning
Strategic Planning
Financial Planning & Budgeting
Imagine your highly contentious, long drawn out budgeting process turning into a simpler, faster, highly productive planning process that helps management focus on winning market place battles vs. internal battles.
mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
PROFIT GROWTHo9-profit-growth

FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth

PLANNING CYCLE TIMESo9-profit-growth

Features
MARKET INTELLIGENCE

ROLLING FORECAST

FORECAST DRIVERS

LINKED FINANCE & OPERATION PLANS

Integrated Business Plan Review
Imagine your monthly business plan reviews transforming from tedious, power point meetings and blame games to a process of real time, Collaborative problem solving with everyone having shared insights on what happened and what actions to take to close gaps between forecasts and plans.
mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth

ROIo9-profit-growth

CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENTo9-profit-growth

Features
RISKS & OPPORTUNITIES

FORECAST ASSUMPTIONS

SCENARIO PLANNING

LINKED OPERATION PLANS
Functional Planning
Sales Planning
Imagine your sales teams spending more time selling to customers vs. fighting internal battles about plan targets, forecasts and resources. Imagine them having finger tip visibility on all devices to new product, marketing, pricing,promotion and supply plans, so that they can make the smart plays across all accounts,channels and regions.
mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth

SALES & MARKETING ROIo9-profit-growth

SALES PRODUCTIVITYo9-profit-growth

Features
RISKS & OPPORTUNITIES

SALES FORECASTING

P&L

PRODUCT, PRICE, PROMO, DISTRIBUTION PLANS

Marketing & Trade Promotion Planning
Imagine a system that simplifies the process of creating integrated brand, region and account specific marketing and trade promotion plans. Imagine providing finger tip visibility to the organization on these plans. And imagine it being simpler to measure effectiveness of the programs to justify marketing and promotion budgets?
mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
MARKETING & PROMOTION ROIo9-profit-growth

PRODUCTIVITYo9-profit-growth

CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENTo9-profit-growth

Features
MARKET INTELLIGENCE

INTEGRATED PROGRAM CALENDAR

FORECASTING

ROI

EFFECTIVENESS
Product Portfolio Planning
Imagine a system that simplifies the process new product introduction, creating robust business cases, allocating resources, tracking risks and assumptions through the launch process and providing new product portfolio visibility to the rest of the organization.
mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
NEW PRODUCT HIT RATEo9-profit-growth

ROIo9-profit-growth

CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENTo9-profit-growth

Features
MARKET INTELLIGENCE

PRODUCT BUSINESS CASES

ASSUMPTIONS TRACKING

NPI PROCESS TRACKING
Operations / Supply Chain Planning
Imagine a system that makes managing your complex supply chain operations easy, by helping you forecast demand, match demand and supply, collaborate with all supply chain players, solve constraints, measure performance, and drive continuous improvement.
mPower makes marketing and trade promotion planning smart.simple.fun
Benefits
FORECAST ACCURACYo9-profit-growth

INVENTORYo9-profit-growth

SERVICE LEVELo9-profit-growth

COGSo9-profit-growth

Features
FORECAST ASSUMPTIONS

SUPPLY CHAIN MODELING

COLLABORATION

SCENARIO PLANNING
Project Portfolio Planning
Customer Collaboration
Supplier Collaboration
Market Intelligence
Market Size
Competitor
Customer
Supplier
Performance Management
Goals
Performance
Post-game Analysis
Incentives
SERVICES
PLATFORM
Key Differentiators
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Market Intelligence
Market intelligence, contextualized and integrated to your plans
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Risk & Opportunity Alerts
Early visibility to market, execution risks & opportunities
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Collaboration
Organization knowledge brought into real time problem solving
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Forecast Assumptions
Financial, Sales, Ops forecasts in sync with transparency to assumptions behind the numbers
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Integrated Plans
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Resource Allocation
Smart allocation of resource across competing demands based on understanding of ROI, what if analysis
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Management Digests
Information published as stories to management prior to meetings, making meetings more productive
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Self Service
Your teams manage and change the system in real-time as business changes – No more expensive consultants or long projects
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Post Game Analysis
What happened? Why? Enabling a learning, accountable organization
ONEINTEGRATED MODEL OF YOUR BUSINESS
  • Market Model
  • Lines of Business
  • Core Operations
  • Financial (P&L) Forecasts
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By connecting market intelligence and operational plans to financial forecasts by line of business in an integrated model, mPower enables management teams to collaborate, plan, and execute with greater visibility, velocity and financial insight than ever before.
TWOMARKET INTELLIGENCE VISIBILITY
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  • Market Size & Share
  • Customer Insights
  • Competitive Intelligence
mPower has a rich market intelligence model that helps collect, analyze and distill market size, share, customer share drivers, competitor actions into a comprehensive view of what happened, what is likely to happen by market segment. Decision making becomes fact based, and faster.
THREEOPERATIONAL PROGRAMS VISIBILITY
  • Execution Status
  • Operational Outcomes
  • Spend ROI
mPower
mPower provides cross-functional visibility to product innovation, marketing, sales, CAPEX programs and their resource utilization. Furthermore, it provides a consistent framework to measure the effectiveness of these programs and their ROI, helping managers double up on programs that are effective or cut down programs that are not working earlier.
FOURINTEGRATED FORECASTING weekly / monthly
Assumptions Tracking
Synchronize Forecasts
Driver Based
Rolling Horizon
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  • Reliability
  • Accuracy
  • Accountability
mPower provides an easy way to capture and track assumptions across planning cycles, so that everyone has a shared view. mPower’s superior modeling capability enables financial forecasts at aggregate levels and operational forecasts at the most detailed level to be synchronized.
FIVEPLAN IMPROVEMENT PROPOSALS
  • Proposal Playbook
  • Business Case
  • Scenario Planning
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mPower provides an easy way for any one in the organization to create proposals with associated business cases that conform to necessary standards for evaluation. The system enables a process for managers to collaborate, evaluate and select from the portfolio of proposals based on financial and strategic criteria.
SIXREAL-TIME COLLABORATION
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  • Contextual
  • Organizational Intelligence
  • Risks & Opportunity Propagation
Using smart social collaboration techniques built on top of its business modeling capabilities, mPower propagates risks, opportunities to the right stakeholders, enables them to collaborate in real time so that smarter decisions can be made and actions can be taken faster.
SEVENEMBEDDED TASK MANAGEMENT
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  • Create, Assign, Monitor
  • Contextual
  • Execution Speed
mPower has embedded task management enabling managers to create and assign tasks in real time and then monitor completion, thereby improving overall execution speed of the organization
EIGHTPERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT
  • Post game analysis
  • Leaderboards
  • Gamification
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mPower delivers post game video analysis capability that provides an objective way to provide feedback to managers on how they performed relative to opportunity – how they planned & executed, how well they responded to market changes. It helps incentivize and motivate your managers to be great team players.
Industry Expertise
Each industry has its unique challenges, unique drivers. Instead of generic platforms, mPower industry solutions bring the value of industry expertise and cross-industry best practices, in a packaged, configurable solution that provides value, fast to your business
Consumer Brand Manufacturing
Consumer Packaged Goods, Automotive, Hi-tech, Consumer Durables
Retail
Apparel & Footwear, Sporting Goods, Furniture, Specialty
B2B Manufacturing
Industrial, Metals, Suppliers, Semi-conductor, Construction
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Technology & Professional Services
Professional Services, Software, Telco, Utilities
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Financial Services
Banking, Insurance
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Healthcare
Medical Devices, Hospitals, Pharmaceuticals
Platform
mPower is the only platform in the world that combines advanced analytics, planning, collaboration, task management and a host of other features offered through mobile web and excel interfaces. Coupled with its simplicity and ease of use it provides a joyful user experience to planners and managers alike.
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SERVICES
Change management associated with planning and performance management systems can be a complex undertaking. Which is why o9 provides a unique partnership to ensure highest levels of customer satisfaction throughout the engagement process. These are designed to address your immediate need areas depending on the maturity model of your organization
DIAGNOSTIC & IMPROVEMENT WORKSHOP
  • Rapid data analytics to highlight profit & market share improvement opportunities
  • Business case & plan for improvement
  • Workshop creating alignment & support for change
VISUAL PROCESS DESIGN
  • Visualize to-be planning process
  • Align teams and regions
  • Test run new process before committing global rollout
  • Use the design for training material
INTEGRATION & CONFIGURATION
  • Get data readiness report
  • Identify data sources & integration points
  • Get solution tailored to your new planning process
  • Lower project risk by adopting o9 best practices and proven methodology
  • Finish on time and budget with o9 service commitment
EDUCATION & CHANGE MANAGEMENT
  • User and super user training
  • Executive workshops
  • o9 coaches to guide organization in adopting new planning processes and solution
VALUE ASSURANCE
  • o9 planning experts to monitor, report and assist your organization in embracing new solution and getting maximum value on your investment
  • o9 customer support to provide helpdesk and technical support on new solution
PLANNING & ANALYTICS
  • Embed o9 onshore/offshore analysts and planners to support your team – Business Optimization Centers
  • Augment capacity to support smaller business units or regions

ABOUT US
Superior planning & performance management processes help create highly productive, empowered, happier work forces, and hence a happier society. Improved financial performance is just a natural outcome. We are on a mission to earn most valuable partner status with 100 % of our clients, by delivering the world’s most innovative, simple, and fun to use management system for integrated planning & performance management.
“Helping you build smarter businesses and a smarter planet is our passion.“
- Sanjiv Sidhu
Chairman and Co-founder, o9 Solutions Inc.
WHY o9?
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Domain Expertise

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Low risk

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Fast results

Cloud based, ready within 8-12 weeks.

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Great value

This could be your best investment.

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Engaging

Designed for executives and planners.

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Highly configurable

Self service, easy to change as business changes.

You could get more than 10X ROI, ask us how!

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