Troux 13 Strengthens Enterprise Architecture Solution, Advances Portfolio Vision of Connecting EA and PPM

CIOReview Team | Friday, 27 January 2017, 09:26 IST

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Today, Planview®, the global leader in work and resource management, announced Troux 13, featuring an updated user experience across the product line that streamlines core enterprise architecture (EA) use cases and allows a broader set of users to manage application and technology portfolios. The release also enables customers to tailor Microsoft Power BI visualizations to their specific EA business needs. Advancing Planview’s integrated portfolio management vision, Troux 13 empowers EA and project management office (PMO) leaders to create cohesive strategic, operational and technology plans through an advanced integration with Planview Enterprise.

“We appreciate the portfolio-centric approach Planview has taken with Troux,” said John McFarland, director, IT business management, Moffitt Cancer Center, “In partnership with Planview, as a customer of Troux and Planview Enterprise, our enterprise architecture and project management teams work more closely together to meet our IT objectives.”

“We have worked closely with the Troux customer community to deliver on the highest impact enhancements – investing in the user experience across the core product and analytics,” said Patrick Tickle, chief product officer of Planview. “At the same time, this release represents a significant step in our vision to help organizations accelerate their digital transformations by bring together the EA and PMO teams.”


Partnering with the Troux customer community, Troux 13 introduces updated visual styling across the product line, global search and interactive application portfolio management (APM) grids. The streamlined navigation is the first step in a UX transformation to modernize and consolidate the Troux product line.

With Troux 13, customers can visualize their specific data elements through Microsoft Power BI. Customers can create dashboards to perform self-service analysis of their technology and capability data to more quickly identify issues and potential resolutions.

Troux 13 delivers the latest integration of Planview Enterprise and Troux which provides EA and PMO teams with a shared approach to roadmapping to understand the impact of programs and projects on applications and technology. Leveraging Troux as the system of record for applications and Planview Enterprise for projects, the integration brings key technology information into strategic planning, capacity planning and project execution.

Additional customer-driven enhancements available in Troux 13 include:

·         Standardized access control layer security across the product lines

·         Streamlined administration with user interface for custom content import and export

·         Productized LDAP and single sign-on (SSO) support simplifies setup and upgrades

The changing workforce, digitization and pace of innovation demand a broader definition for connecting strategy and execution to incorporate a comprehensive approach to Work and Resource Management. Planview’s full spectrum Work and Resource Management Solutions includes:

·         Planview Enterprise® – enterprise-wide portfolio and resource management

·         Troux® – enterprise capability and technology management

·         Innotas® – IT PPM for midsized and maturing enterprises

·         Projectplace® – collaborative work management for projects and teams

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