Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence Platforms

Archived Published: 06 February 2012 ID: G00225500

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In 2011, business users continued to exert significant influence over BI decisions, often choosing data discovery products in addition to/as alternatives to traditional BI tools. An avalanche of new use cases, content types and interaction models expands the scope for tomorrow's BI platforms.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
    • Integration
    • Information Delivery
    • Analysis
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • arcplan
      • Actuate
      • Alteryx
      • Board International
      • IBM
      • Information Builders
      • Jaspersoft
      • LogiXML
      • Microsoft
      • MicroStrategy
      • Oracle
      • Panorama Software
      • Pentaho
      • Prognoz
      • QlikTech
      • Salient Management Company
      • SAP
      • SAS
      • Tableau
      • Targit
      • Tibco Software (Spotfire)
    • Vendors Added or Dropped
      • Vendors Added
      • Vendors Dropped
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Evaluation Criteria
      • Ability to Execute
      • Completeness of Vision
    • Quadrant Descriptions
      • Leaders
      • Challengers
      • Visionaries
      • Niche Players
  • Context
  • Market Overview
    • 1. Differences Between Business Users and IT Drive Product Preferences
    • 2. Data Discovery Momentum Continues to Accelerate
    • 3. The Rise of Mobile Computing Changes the Face of BI
    • 4. Putting the Focus on Decision Support
    • 5. An Avalanche of New Use Cases and Content Types
    • 6. Removing Complexity From the BI Equation
    • Where Is Innovation Coming From in Today's BI Platform Market?
  • Recommended Reading
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