20 years of partnership: antares and arcplan on the road to long-term success

The long-time OEM partner relies on arcplan Enterprise as the BI environment for its RiMIS® risk management software. Together, the partners have been winning over numerous companies for decades

Langenfeld, Germany / Wayne, PA, May 06, 2014 – A highly successful 20-year partnership connects arcplan, the leading provider of innovative software for business intelligence (BI) and planning solutions, with antares Informations-Systeme GmbH., a business intelligence software and advice specialist. antares relies on the high quality of arcplan Enterprise for its RiMIS risk management solution. antares’ clients include renowned companies, such as Deutsche Post, Deutz AG, Salzgitter AG, and sports retail expert, Intersport. The RiMIS solution allows fast and efficient risk assessment of individual business processes to assess the efficiency of activities, as well as to identify opportunities and risks in daily workflows in a targeted manner. As an effective, flexible and low-cost BI solution, arcplan Enterprise is precisely the environment needed for RiMIS to achieve its best results.

Large and medium-sized companies maintain an overview

antares' clients include renowned medium-sized companies as well as large-scale enterprises, all of which have one thing in common, they want to secure their business success and develop it further. To ensure this means their management teams require reliable assessments that are critical to their current business processes. Reliable risk management is needed for the comprehensive and productive assessment of financial figures from individual areas of activity. Many companies rely on antares RiMIS, based on arcplan 8, to do so. This process allows them to create targeted risk and opportunity assessments at the press of a button.

As a provider of strategic information systems, which also cover analysis and planning, antares relies on the union with arcplan software for its RiMIS risk management solution. There are two reasons for this: First, arcplan 8 stands out thanks to its simple integration into the existing IT infrastructure. Second, the solution can be very flexible and adapted to individual client requirements.

Strong support for all partners

arcplan not only provides its partners with mature and extremely reliable BI software, it also offers know-how and support when specific client requests are made. Partners and their clients benefit equally from the Langenfeld companies many years of cross-industry expertise in solution adaptation and support.

Jochen K. K. Bruehl, co-Managing Director and Partner at antares, is satisfied, “We are pleased with our successful two-decade partnership with arcplan. Openness and trust form the basis of this partnership which has become a vital part of our business.”

“We are only satisfied when our partners are also satisfied. As shown by the example of antares, as partners, we efficiently help software manufacturers, system integrators and SaaS providers meet their clients’ requirements 100 percent. We invite anyone who is interested to join us in partnership as successful as that with antares," says Oliver Diestler, Senior VP Channels & Business Development at arcplan.

About antares

antares Information Systems is a consulting company specialized in business intelligence software. Since its foundation in 1994, antares has developed a client base of more than 200 companies and organizations of all industries. Besides strategic information systems, antares offers ready-for-use analysis, reporting, planning, risk management and balanced score-carding software solutions - web-based applications with high functionality, ease of parameterization and short implementation times. In addition, antares provides a wide range of services, including analysis, consulting, and implementation of individual projects.

About arcplan

arcplan is a leader in innovative Business Intelligence, Dashboard, Corporate Performance and Planning software solutions for desktop and mobile use. Since 1993, arcplan has enabled more than 3,200 customers worldwide to leverage their existing infrastructure for better decision making. Empowering all users to connect and collaborate with relevant information is crucial for improving business performance. With arcplan – it simply works.

arcplan's flagship product arcplan Enterprise® was rated the #1 3rd party tool for SAP BW, Oracle Essbase, and IBM Cognos TM1 in The BI Survey 13 (2013).