SmartOrg Portfolio Navigator for Product Lifecycle Management Certification Report

SmartOrg Portfolio Navigator is TEC Certified for online evaluation of product development and portfolio management (PD&PM) solutions in the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

About This Report

SmartOrg Portfolio Navigator has been certified by: Kurt Chen, Research Analyst, Technology Evaluation Centers; Gabriel Gheorghiu, Research Analyst, Technology Evaluation Centers
Demonstration conducted by: Don Creswell, Vice President Sales and Marketing, SmartOrg Inc.

Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) is pleased to announce that SmartOrg product Portfolio Navigator is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of product development and portfolio management (PD&PM) solutions in TEC’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Evaluation Center. The PLM Evaluation Center enables you to compare and evaluate software functionality based on TEC’s comprehensive model of PD&PM software. Data used in the Evaluation Center are obtained from the vendor’s responses to TEC’s request for information (RFI). Certification ensures that Portfolio Navigator product’s capabilities have been demonstrated to a TEC analyst based on the responses SmartOrg provided in its completed TEC RFI and that TEC analysts have analytically and comparatively reviewed Portfolio Navigator RFI data against known benchmarks.

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Report Contents

Background and Analyst View

 
SmartOrg Inc.,  founded  in 2000 and  headquartered in Menlo Park, California (USA), was formed  by a group of experts in decision and risk analysis and strategic decision making with roots at SRI International, Strategic Decisions Group (SDG), Stanford University, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the United States. SmartOrg’s software systems and services reflect more than 30 years of experience working for companies worldwide in optimizing project and portfolio value.
 
SmartOrg’s value-based   management systems   help   management strategize   product   and   project investment. These systems help project teams collaborate at early and key stages, and the systems’ analytic engines enable people to use decision and risk analysis methodologies without needing to be highly trained analysts. SmartOrg also offers up-front consulting, training, demonstration workshops, pilots, and customized software configuration. Read more
 
 

Benchmark Results for Portfolio Navigator

The benchmark graphs represent the quantity of support by Portfolio Navigator for the functionality within each module identified in the TEC Focus Indicator, on a scale of 0 to 100 points.
 
The TEC Focus Indicator™ shows you which types of functionality are likely differentiators for the SmartOrg product Portfolio Navigator solution in the small business software space. Get the results
 
 

Product Review: Portfolio Navigator

Ease of Use
Workflow Design
Ease of Implementation
Specialization
Innovation
 
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TEC Analyst Observations on Portfolio Navigator

SmartOrg  Portfolio  Navigator  is a  very  focused  but  feature-rich  software  solution  in  the  portfolio management domain. The product doesn’t attempt to cover everything related to portfolio management but  strives  to  provide  a  highly  competitive   solution  for project  portfolio  value  optimization.  More importantly, it’s SmartOrg’s untraditional  approach  that  helps  companies  identify key economic  value drivers that  most  significantly affect the  fate of projects  and  simplify value calculation  that  supports decision making. Read more
 

Detailed Functionality Graphs for Portfolio Navigator

The benchmark graphs represent the quantity of support by Portfolio Navigator for the functionality within each module identified in the TEC Focus Indicator, on a scale of 0 to 100 points.
 
  • Corporate Objectives Definition            
  • Portfolio Definition
  • Product Investment (Project) Definition               
  • Product Investment (Project) Metrics   
  • Product Investment (Project) Scoring   
  • Portfolio Balancing
  • Product Investment Monitoring
  • Product Investment (Project) Value Optimization
  • Portfolio Value Optimization
 
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