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Information Builders had done it again. The company scored excellent results in this year's BARC BI Survey, which is based on findings from the largest and most comprehensive survey of BI end users. WebFOCUS is top-ranked for Operational BI, while the company also ranks as a leader in important KPIs such as Business Benefits, Project Success, Price-to-Value, and Vendor Support. The WebFOCUS BI...
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In this report, Dresner provides a comprehensive Business Intelligence Buyer’s Guide that rates 18 of the top business intelligence software vendors in 25 different performance areas, organizing them by key platforms: traditional, cloud, and mobile and well as considering how their deployments and views differ from each other and from larger organizations. Information Builders ranks as a Leader...
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What defines a modern enterprise business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform? In the latest BARC Score: Enterprise BI and Analytics Platforms report, the noted analyst defines it as one that supports a broad range of use cases and different types of users, one that spans traditional and explorative BI and analytics requirements, and becomes an indispensable backbone of any enterprise...
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In its fourth annual Advanced and Predictive Analytics Market Study report, Dresner Advisory Services examines changing user perceptions, plans, and current and future industry capabilities. The report builds on the previous three years' editions to examine changing user perceptions and plans as well as current and future industry capabilities. The 2017 Wisdom of Crowds® Advanced and Predictive...
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How do the top enterprise business intelligence (BI) and business analytics platforms compare? In this new report, independent research firm Forrester Research evaluates current BI and analytics offerings from the major BI vendors and makes recommendations based on their overall strengths and weaknesses. Vendors include: IBM Information Builders MicroStrategy Microsoft Looker OpenText...
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The G2 Crowd Grid℠ for Self-Service Business Intelligence Software report provides high-level insights about the self-service business intelligence (BI) platforms market based upon reviews from the customer community. The report analyzes 23 products from a host of vendors and has ranked Information Builders a Leader as a result of customer reviews of the self-service capabilities in our WebFOCUS...
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The latest Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools report was just released. See the latest vendor recognitions identified by Gartner as the most critical from within the overall range of capabilities expected of data integration tools. Gartner named Information Builders a visionary.  With our diverse data integration capability, we can ensure rapid access to timely, accurate data...
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The G2 Crowd Grid℠ for Business Intelligence Platforms Report provides high-level insights about the business intelligence (BI) platforms market based upon reviews from the customer community. The report analyzes 28 vendors and has ranked Information Builders in the Leaders Quadrant as a result of customer reviews of our WebFOCUS BI and analytics platform. According to G2 Crowd, 92 percent of...
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Information Builders ranks as a Leader in the Dresner Advisory Services’ Wisdom of Crowds BI Market Study, which examines trends related to BI adoption, implementation, and deployment to provide insight into how organizations invest in and benefit from BI and related technologies. With scores consistently above the entire sample, the company is an overall leader in both Customer Experience and...
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Dresner Advisory Services' 6th annual Cloud Computing and Business Intelligence Market Study examines end-user deployment trends and attitudes toward the technologies, tools, and solutions that employ one or more cloud deployment models. Cloud business intelligence (BI) – the technologies, tools, and solutions that employ one or more cloud deployment models. Deployments of public cloud BI...
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The 2016 BARC Score evaluates Enterprise BI Platforms that are able to fulfill a broad set of BI requirements within the enterprise.  Information Builders is ranked overall as a Market Leader, ahead of vendors such as Tableau, SAS, and Microsoft. WebFOCUS is recognized as a flexible and scalable solution for formatted reporting for large user groups and highly formatted documents, ad...
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The 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms evaluates data visualization and self-service analytical tools, such as our WebFOCUS InfoAssist+ product. These tools are a just subset of the broad set of data and analytical capabilities provided by our WebFOCUS Business intelligence and Analytics platform.  The report evaluates 24 vendors including, Birst,...
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Information Builders has been named a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools for the second consecutive year. According to the report, demand for data quality tools is driven both by organizations continuing to invest in digital business initiatives as well as organizations seeking to cut costs and optimize business operations. 17 data quality vendors were considered in...
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In the company's fourth Embedded Business Intelligence report, Dresner Advisory Services explores user perceptions and intentions surrounding embedded business intelligence (BI). What's so exciting about this report is that it confirms embedded BI's growing strategic importance (28 percent of respondents consider it critical), and provides use cases that demonstrate the benefits of embedded...
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The BI Survey 16 is based on findings from a global survey featuring 3,137 respondents answering a series of detailed questions about their usage of a named product in the BI space. Altogether, the BI Survey compares 37 business intelligence products (or groups of products) in detail including offerings from Tableau, Qlik, Microstrategy, Tibco, Cognos, and SAP BusinessObjects.  The...
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In this report, Dresner provides a comprehensive Business Intelligence Buyer’s Guide that rates 24 of the top business intelligence software vendors in 26 different performance areas, organizing them by key platforms: traditional, cloud, and mobile. Information Builders ranks as a Leader in Vendor Credibility and Overall Customer Experience. Among the vendors highlighted in the report are: Dundas...
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Ventana Research rated Information Builders as the number one Hot Vendor in the firm's 2016 Value Index for Mobile Analytics and Business Intelligence. According to the report, Information Builders' WebFOCUS BI and analytics platform delivers the highest overall value and best meets buyers' requirements for software that enables and supports mobile analytics and BI.  Vendors included in the...
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How can companies strike the right balance between freedom and control in their self-service analytics environments?  In this report, Eckerson Group advocates more intimate collaboration between business users and developers in designing a flexible yet reliable reference architecture that meets the divergent needs of its users without compromising the integrity of the data in the information...
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In its flagship BI Market Study, Dresner rates 28 business intelligence (BI) software vendors based on the experiences of 1,524 survey respondents who were asked about their satisfaction and success with current BI tools and their BI expansion plans for the coming years. The result? Information Builders gets a perfect recommend score and is named a leader in customer experience and vendor...
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Are organizations deriving business value from operationalized analytics? How effective are their solutions? In this Best Practices Report co-sponsored by Information Builders, TDWI surveys BI and data professionals and interviews technical users, business sponsors, and analytics experts to get answers to those questions. The report offers an in-depth exploration of the growing demand for...