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Users of Decision Explorer

For over fifteen years, at the University of Bath, the University of Strathclyde, and now at Banxia® Software, quality mapping software has been developed and enhanced to support the strategy development requirements of commercial organizations, and as a result it is now a key tool for many decision makers. Originally called COPE, then Graphics COPE, Banxia continues the tradition of excellence with Decision Explorer®. Below are just some users of Decision Explorer.

Decision Explorer® software is now used by a diverse range of organizations world-wide, which include:


Aarhus Kommune, Aggreko Generators Ltd., Allied Distillers Ltd, Alterego, AMEC Offshore Development, Analysys Ltd., Arthur D Little, AT Mays, Aztek Systems Ltd., BBC, Bombardier, British Airways, British Energy plc, British Telecommunications plc, Burmah Castrol plc, CableTel Glasgow, Centre for Organisation Analysis, Cheshire County Council, City Hospital, City of Eugene, CMEG, Unilever Research, Commonwealth Secretariat, Conifers Training Associates, Coventry Healthcare NHS Trust, CSIRO Minerals, CTEC, David Graham & Associates, Defence Research Evaluation Agency, Department of Health (United Kingdom), DHSS Northern Ireland, Emerging Technology Solutions International, Finnish Broadcasting Company, Glasgow North Ltd, Govan Initiative, Greater Manchester Police, Howard Associates, ICN Recherche, INDEG/ ISCTE, IST/CESUR , Jaros Baum & Bolles, JJB Consultancy Services, Kings Edward’s Hospital Fund for London, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Kvaerner Oil and Gas Services Ltd., Learning Media Company Ltd, LEC Systemcenter APS, Lever Development Centre, Librairie – Diffusion Albion Ref: ALV, Link Interchange Ltd., LLC Associates, Lloyds TSB Group plc, Logicsoft Europe BV, London Guildhall University, M2L, Managementsoftware Informationzentrum, Mind Research, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Home Affairs, Singapore, NAM, National Computer Board of Singapore, National Conference of State Legislatures (USA), National Office, Co-ordination Addiction Affairs (Curacao), Northern Ireland Office, Nottingham Health Care Unit, Optimum Performance Technologies, Post Office, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Proceuro Limited, NHS Provider Support Unit (Northern Ireland), Reed Business Information, Reed Business Publishing Ltd., Rehab Group (Dublin), Rep. Hardwell C.A, Roskilde Universitetscenter, Royal Mail, Scottish Enterprise, Scottish Equitable plc, Scottish Hydro Electric Plc, SdG Associates, Shell International, SmithKline Beecham, South Ayrshire Council, St. Andrews Hospital, Northampton, Strategic Leadership Sciences, Sveriges Television, Swedish Defence Research Establishment, Tagg Oram Partnership, Tata Consultancy Services, Technikon Natal, The Arden Consultancy, TNO. FEL (The Hague), United Nations Office, VSM Abrasives Ltd., Whitbread Property.


Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Bell College of Technology, Bournemouth University, Bradford and Ilkley Community College – School of Business, Brunel University, Bryant College, Carleton University , Chalmers University of Technology, City University of Hong Kong, Cranfield School of Management, Curtin University, De Montfort University, Delft University, East London Business School, European Business Management School, Facultes Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Fernando Pessoa University, Frauhofer – Institute for Systems and Innovation Research, Free University of Amsterdam , Georgia State University, Glasgow Caledonian University, Helsinki University of Technology, Henley Management College, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Indian Institute of Management, Institut fur Allgemeine Soziologie, Institut de Recherche en Gestion, Istanbul Technical University, Johannes Kepler Universität, Lancaster University, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Leeds Business School, Leeds Metropolitan University, London Metropolitan University, London School of Economics, Lulea University of Technology, Lund University, Lyon Graduate School of Business, Manchester Metropolitan University, Max Planck Institut F Gesellschaftsf, Napier University, National Chian Tung University, National Technical University Athens, Nene College, Netherlands Inst. for the study of Criminality and Law Enforcement, Nijenrode University, Norwegian School of Management, Queen Margaret College, Edinburgh, Seattle University , Sophia University, South Bank University , Technical University of Denmark, The Open University, UMIST, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Universidad de Navarra, Universidade do Porto, Universita Commerciale L. Bocconi, Universita Degli Studi, Universita di Brescia, Universita di Brescia, Universita Di Cagliari, Universitat St Gallen, University College London, Universite P Mendes France, University College of New South Wales, University of Abertay, University of Auckland, University of Bath, University of Bournemouth, University of Cape Town, University of Central England, University of Edinburgh, University of Essex, University of Glamorgan, University of Hanover, University of Hertfordshire, University of Hong Kong, University of Indiana, University of Innsbruck, University of Keele, University of Kentucky, University of Lancaster, University of Laval, University of Leeds, University of Lille, University of Manchester, University of Modena, University of Namur, University of Natal, University of Newcastle, University of New England, University of Orebro, University of Oulu, University of Oxford, University of Paisley, University of Patras, University of Plymouth, University of Salford, University of South Australia, University of St Andrews, University of Stirling, University of Surrey, University of Tilburg, University of Turku, University of Ulster, University of Venice, University of Wales, Bangor, University of Warwick , University of Wolverhampton, University of York, UQAT, Victoria University, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Vrije Universiteit De Boelelaan, Waterford Institute of Technology, Wolverhampton Business School.