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Information Builders Named a Leader in Latest Dresner Wisdom of Crowds BI Market Study For the ninth consecutive year, Information Builders ranks as a Leader in Dresner Advisory Services’ Wisdom of Crowds BI Market Study. This report, which provides a broad assessment of the business intelligence (BI) market, is a must-read for any organization considering or evaluating a...
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Contemplating or about to begin an Internet of Things (IoT) project? You'll need data analytics, of course, but when selecting the right vendor, you'll also need to know which one has the most IoT expertise. That's what makes this new report from Dresner Adivsory Services so useful. Based on a cross-section of data across geographies, functions, organization sizes, and vertical industries, the...
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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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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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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 organisations continuing to invest in digital business initiatives as well as organisations seeking to cut costs and optimise business operations. Data quality vendors considered in this...
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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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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 2016...
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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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As Gartner says in its latest Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools, “Applications are no longer permitted to be silos first and integrated second.” What technologies will you use to bring it all together? We believe Information Builders is a great choice. Once again we're positioned as a visionary in this year’s quadrant, based on our strengths in data integration and customer service. Fill...
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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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The 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms places much greater focus this year on self-service data discovery tools that do not require significant IT involvement. For this Magic Quadrant, Gartner evaluated only our NEW InfoAssist+ product line and not the breadth of the rest of our enterprise platform. We at Information Builders offer not only data...
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Information Builders has been named a Leader in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools. According to the report, digital transformation, regulations, and greater use of information as an asset are fueling rapid growth in this market, alongside traditional cost reduction and process optimization efforts.  Data quality vendors considered in this year's Magic Quadrant include...
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Co-sponsored by Information Builders, this report examines organizations' experiences with self-directed visual analytics and progress toward business goals (such as decision management), and recommends best practices. Visual analytics, which includes visual data discovery, is part of a larger trend in BI toward greater self-service data access and analysis from anywhere and at any time on any...
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The BI Survey 15 is based on findings from the world's largest and most comprehensive survey of BI end users. It cited Information Builders' vendor support, implementer support, and operational BI as among the company's chief competitive differentiators. The survey also evaluated the WebFOCUS BI and analytics platform in two peer groups: Large Deployments and Large International Vendors. The...
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This detailed report examines business intelligence in small and mid-sized organizations. It considers how their deployments and views differ from each other and from larger organizations. Also included are two new models for examining and understanding the vendor landscape within the SME BI market and a buyer's guide for 22 BI software vendors. Information Builders was ranked as an Overall...