Information Builders Receives Industry Excellence Award From Dresner Advisory Services for Third Consecutive Year

Customer Recommendations a Factor in Analytics Provider’s Recognition as Overall Leader
New York, NY

Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, data integrity, and integration solutions, today announced that it was recognized as an Overall Leader in Dresner Advisory Services’ Industry Excellence Awards for the third consecutive year. The award is based on Information Builders’ positioning in the 2017 Wisdom of Crowds® BI Market Study, in which the company earned leading scores in the Customer Experience and Vendor Credibility categories.

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The 2017 Wisdom of Crowds BI Market Study used a 33-criteria performance measurement system to evaluate 26 vendors across areas including product/technology, sales and service, value, and confidence. Information Builders consistently scored above the sample average in nearly all categories, and earned a perfect “Recommend” score from its customers. As a result, the company was positioned as an Overall Leader in the study for the eighth consecutive year.

Information Builders’ WebFOCUS BI and analytics platform enables users to execute smarter business from trusted data. Whether it’s an experienced analyst, a knowledge worker, or an external partner with limited technical abilities, WebFOCUS provides the right kind of information delivery approach to ensure that individuals have easy and instant access to the information they need at the point of decision-making. Incredibly scalable, the technology can easily adapt to a diverse range of data needs across organizations of all sizes and industries.

Howard Dresner, founder, Dresner Advisory Services, said:
“We implemented the Industry Excellence Awards to recognize the BI and analytics providers that are truly impacting the industry, as evidenced by the feedback from their customer communities. Since the program’s inception, Information Builders has maintained its position as an Overall Leader and we congratulate them on their performance again this year.”

Gerald Cohen, president and CEO, Information Builders said:
“Information Builders has always believed that a company’s success increases exponentially as BI and analytics technology becomes more pervasive throughout the organization. As such, we’ve developed a wide array of capabilities that ensure every user can benefit from the insights WebFOCUS provides. We’re honored by this latest recognition from Dresner Advisory Services, as it underscores that our diverse customer base is deriving actionable intelligence and using our technology to fuel smarter business decisions.”

About Information Builders

Information Builders provides solutions for business intelligence (BI), analytics, data integration, and data quality that help drive performance improvements, innovation, and value. Through one set of powerful products, we enable organizations to serve everyone – analysts, non-technical users, even partners, customers, and citizens – with better data and analytics. Our dedication to customer success is unmatched with thousands of organizations relying on us as their trusted partner. Founded in 1975, Information Builders is headquartered in New York, NY, with global offices, and remains one of the largest independent, privately held companies in the industry. Visit us at, follow us on Twitter at @infobldrs, like us on Facebook, and visit our LinkedIn page.