Sopheon plc is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in the provision of software and services that improve the return on investment of product development, within the rapidly emerging product lifecycle management (PLM) market. Its solutions structure, manage, and align enterprise innovation management processes. Its Accolade solution provides support for innovation management, including enablement of strategic innovation planning, ideation, product portfolio management, and innovation process execution. Accolade�s Vision Strategist component automates the strategic roadmapping process, allowing users to visualize and forecast the future of products, markets and technologies. The Company�s Subsidiaries include Sopheon Corporation, Alignent Software, Inc., Sopheon NV, Sopheon UK Limited and Orbital Software Holdings plc.