Cartesis, who are the recognised leader in Finance and performance management software, has announced support for the new Office PerformancePoint Server 2007 through integration with Business Scorecard Manager (BSM) 2005.

BSM 2005 will be a core component of PerformancePoint server and Cartesis have said they are looking forward to leveraging the role-based security provided by the Microsoft platform. 

In their own words: "The end result is that employees improve company performance by better understanding business problems and executing more quickly.... Many companies will standardize on Microsoft Office PerformancePoint,” says Crispin Read, CMO of Cartesis.  “In doing so, they will be able to operationalize the improvement of performance using a dashboard or scorecard to deliver the right information to the right people at the right time. At Cartesis, we look forward to working with Microsoft to ensure that our joint customers gain the maximum possible benefit from Microsoft’s impressive developments.”

Read their press release here.