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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Search


The enterprise search market is responding to the "gravitational pull" of experiences such as those provided by Google Now, Facebook's Graph Search and Apple's Siri assistant. Gartner compares 17 vendors to help search managers and information architects make the right choice.

Published: 16 July 2014

ID: G00260831

Analyst(s): Whit Andrews , Hanns Koehler-Kruener

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Attivio
    • BA Insight
    • Coveo
    • CustomerMatrix (PolySpot)
    • Dassault Systemes
    • exorbyte
    • Expert System
    • Google
    • HP Autonomy
    • IBM
    • IHS
    • LucidWorks
    • MarkLogic
    • Mindbreeze
    • Perceptive Software
    • Recommind
    • Sinequa
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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