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New Product Release: TruePlanning 2009 Enables Strategic Decision Making Capabilities

TruePlanning 2009, SR1 estimating software enables strategic decision making through advanced estimating and analysis capabilities. This latest release continues to reduce the time and effort required to develop accurate cost estimates.

Mt. Laurel, NJ / June, 2009 / PRICE Systems, L.L.C is proud to announce the latest release of the TruePlanning estimating solution, TruePlanning 2009 SR1. The release provides upgrades to usability, and significant feature enhancements to empower organizations with a framework for strategic decision making.

TruePlanning 2009 SR1 now has multiple levels of analysis that provide users with the capability to compare estimates in ways that were previously difficult and time consuming. Comparing multiple estimates of software designs or estimating system of systems configurations is now faster and easier. Estimates can also be generated to compare project business value and the new benefits modeling capability supports business case analysis development.

This latest release reaffirms PRICE Systems' commitment to continuous product improvement and dedication to innovative research.

"PRICE Systems continues to focus on providing a solution that advances the quality of their customers' work. TruePlanning 2009 provides a deeper level of analysis that substantially improves the ability to make more informed decisions," said Society of Cost Estimating and Analysis (SCEA) President, William F. Haseltine.

Other Key Features within the TruePlanning 2009 SR1 release include:

Improved Decision Making Capabilities

  • Analyze multiple projects and design alternatives
  • Customize and calculate project assessment scores for weighted business values
  • Value Models- enables users to estimate cost and benefit impacts on organizational functions, estimate project net and cumulative benefits
  • Calculate Business case assessment measures

Multi-National Estimating

  • Model different components of a single project in multiple countries of production
  • Conduct trade-off analysis for outsourcing production

Enhanced Results and Reporting

  • Send TruePlanning data to new or existing Excel files with a single click
  • Import Excel files to current TruePlanning project files
  • Built in report templates for Business Case Analysis, Exhibit 300, and Basic Estimate reports
  • Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services – centralized collaborative environment for generating reports and sharing across the enterprise

For a full list of all enhancements and pricing please visit or call 1-800-437-7423 for more information