Yellowfin Debuts in 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for BI and Analytics Platfors
Global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics software vendor, Yellowfin, has been named in the Gartner 201 !agic "uadrant for Business Intelligence and #nalytics $latforms% for the first time&
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Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms provides an independent qualitative analysis of the BI and analytics market, its strategic direction, state of maturity and key technology vendors !"e are delighted #ith $ello#fin’s inclusion in Gartner’s %&'( Magic Quadrant for BI and analytics platforms,) said $ello#fin *+, Glen -a.ie !It vindicates our focus on consumer/oriented BI, and mission to make reporting and analytics accessi.le to people of all .usiness .ackgrounds $ello#fin has e0perienced phenomenal gro#th over the past four years in particular, e0panding our partner net#ork and customer .ase across all industries and throughout the glo.e!Pleasingly, recognition in Gartner’s %&'( Magic Quadrant #as related to $ello#fin’s previous platform 1 $ello#fin 23,) said -a.ie !$ello#fin 4 is such a massive improvement in product quality, encompassing stunning self/service 5ata 5iscovery features, #ith unparalleled colla.orative capa.ilities and enhance administrative functions 6he feed.ack around $ello#fin 4 and our product roadmap 1 from customers, partners and industry e0perts 1 has .een simply outstanding !I’m confident you’ll see $ello#fin quickly progress to#ards the top right hand corner of the Magic Quadrant)$ello#fin #as positioned as a !7iche Player) in the %&'( Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms 6he research evaluated %4 different vendors across '4 capa.ilities in the follo#ing categories8 information delivery, analysis and integration6he %&'( Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms report also cited an additional 3' !Interesting 9endors) that did not qualify for inclusion in the Magic Quadrant itself:Gartner’s %&'( Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms #as authored .y Gartner analysts -ita ; <allam, =oao 6apadinhas, =osh Parenteau, 5aniel $uen and Bill >ostmann, pu.lished ?e. %&, %&'(
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$ello#fin is a glo.al Business Intelligence BIC and analytics soft#are vendor passionate a.out making BI easy ?ounded in %&&3 in response to the comple0ity and costs associated #ith implementing and using traditional BI tools, $ello#fin is a highly intuitive '&& percent "e./.ased