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@RISK

See All Possible Outcomes in Complex Situations

Advanced Risk Analysis for Microsoft Excel and Project.


Palisade software really makes it a lot easier to handle large, complex systems in data analysis.

Michael Watson
Program Manager, Lockheed Martin

@RISK gives us the power to perform Monte Carlo methods in a single cell in Excel. This saves us time and simplifies the spreadsheets we work in.

Liran Blasbalg
Actuarial Analyst, Deloitte

We love it because it incorporates distribution fitting and gives us the flexibility to evaluate alternative distributions on screen.

Art Misyan
Merck

We’ve trained well over a thousand people throughout the company on @RISK, and rely on it for our entire range of investment decisions.

Robert Hunt
Former Associate Director for Investment Analytics, Procter & Gamble

@RISK for Academia

@RISK is a key part of teaching for business, engineering, and operations research programs at top schools around the world. @RISK is also integral to research in fields ranging from derivatives investments to environmental engineering. Over 500 academic institutions and more than 60,000 graduate and undergraduate students use @RISK every year. See the "Academic Licenses" link below for flexible and affordable options.


Columbia University’s School of International & Public Affairs

With @RISK students quickly turn static models into dynamic, probabilistic models that show all the possible outcomes. Students find @RISK easy to use – it takes very little time to become proficient.

Roy Nersesian
Professor, Columbia University’s School of International & Public Affairs
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Overview

@RISK (pronounced “at risk”) is an add-in to Microsoft Excel that lets you analyze risk using Monte Carlo simulation. @RISK shows you virtually all possible outcomes for any situation—and tells you how likely they are to occur. This means you can judge which risks to take on and which ones to avoid—critical insight in today’s uncertain world.

  • Works With Excel & Project Models
  • Avoid Pitfalls and Uncover Opportunities
  • Plan Better Strategies
  • Identify Factors Causing Risk
  • Communicate Risk To Others
Explore the functionality of each part of the @RISK software ribbon. Learn how the features work, improve your efficiency, and avoid errors in your risk analysis models.
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How @RISK Is Used

@RISK enables endless applications, including these in Academia:

  • Operations Research & Management Decision Making
  • Investment & Finance
  • Engineering & Operations
  • Public Policy

Customer Success Stories

Learn how @RISK has helped decision makers in Academia to improve risk and decision analysis efforts.

Columbia University
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University of London Royal Veterinary College / EpiX Analytics
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University of Houston
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University of Victoria
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Product Resources

Explore examples and tutorials on how to make @RISK work best for you.

Intro to Risk Analysis using @RISK
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Academic Licenses
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Textbooks Bundled with Palisade Software
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Features To Meet Your Needs

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Monte Carlo Simulation

By sampling different possible inputs, @RISK calculates thousands of possible future outcomes, and the chances they will occur. This helps you avoid likely hazards—and uncover hidden opportunities.

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100% Excel Integration

@RISK integrates seamlessly with Excel’s function set and ribbon, letting you work in a familiar environment with with results you can trust.


Sensitivity Analysis

@RISK identifies and ranks the most important factors driving your risks, so you can plan strategies—and resources—accordingly.

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Graphs and Reports

@RISK offers a wide variety of customizable, exportable graphing and reporting options that let you communicate risk to all stakeholders.


Extensive Modeling Features

With a broad library of probability distributions, data fitting tools, and correlation modeling, @RISK lets you represent any scenario in any industry with the highest level of accuracy.

See @RISK's Complete Feature Set

Save Over 50% When You Buy The DecisionTools Suite

Save Over 50% When You Buy The DecisionTools Suite

The DecisionTools Suite

The complete risk and decision analysis toolkit, including @RISK, PrecisionTree, TopRank, NeuralTools, StatTools, Evolver, RISKOptimizer, and BigPicture.

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Additional Benefits

Maintenance

Maintenance is free for the first year of your software.

  • Free upgrades when new software versions are released
  • Full access to Technical Support

Support

Technical Support is available to help with installation, operational problems, or errors.

  • Free with a current maintenance plan
  • Available nearly 24 hours

Customizable

Leverage the power of @RISK in your own custom application with Palisade Custom Development.

  • Engage Palisade to design your solution
  • Standardize your analyses and reduce learning curves

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