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Critical Capabilities for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms


The augmented era of analytics has begun. Data and analytics leaders should begin provisioning capabilities that support analytic consumers as well as authors. This research will help guide their choices of vendor solutions in this space.

Published: 15 March 2021

ID: G00467560

Analyst(s): Kurt Schlegel James Richardson Rita Sallam Austin Kronz Julian Sun

Table Of Contents


What You Need to Know


  • Alibaba Cloud
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Board
  • Domo
  • Google (Looker)
  • IBM
  • Infor (Birst)
  • Information Builders
  • Microsoft
  • MicroStrategy
  • Oracle
  • Pyramid Analytics
  • Qlik
  • SAP
  • SAS
  • Sisense
  • Tableau
  • ThoughtSpot
  • TIBCO Software
  • Yellowfin
  • Security
  • Manageability
  • Cloud-Enabled Analytics
  • Data Source Connectivity
  • Data Preparation
  • Catalog
  • Automated Insights
  • Data Visualization
  • Natural Language Query
  • Data Storytelling
  • Natural Language Generation
  • Reporting
  • Visual Self-Service Analytics
  • Enterprise Analytics
  • General Analytics
  • Augmented Analytics

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