Planning Server planning and architecture

PerformancePoint Server 2007

Updated: 2009-04-30

Planning Server is an enterprise-class application for supporting management processes. PerformancePoint Planning is the part of Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007 that supports the processes that relate to business planning and management reporting.

In This Section

Planning Server overview

Describes Planning Server and how you can use it to achieve your business goals.

PerformancePoint Server 2007 Planning

Discusses how the PerformancePoint Server 2007 Planning applications work together to help organizations create short-term business plans (or budgets) aligned to long-term plans.

Planning Server targeted users

Describes the types of customers that Planning Server is designed for.

Planning Server topologies

Gives an overview of Planning Server components, including sample deployment topologies.

Planning Server components

Provides details of all the components in Planning Server.

Planning Application Business Objects

Describes how to build powerful applications using predefined and user-defined business objects.

Life cycle of a Planning Server application

Describes all the stages of implementing a Planning Server application.

Planning Server security

Discusses the security features built into Planning Server.

Performance and Scalability for Planning Server

Describes building a large-scale deployment.

Implementation planning

Specifies points to consider as you plan your organization's business requirements and long-term technology goals.

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