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Yellowfin Identified as a Standout BI Solution in BARCs The BI Survey 12 Global Business Intelligence (BI) developer, Yellowfin, has been

identified as a leading Dashboard vendor and Small to Medium Projects vendor in the Business Applic ations Research Centers (BARC) The BI Survey 12 the worlds largest end-user BI stu dy. Melbourne, VIC, November 16, 2012 -- Download the summary document containing th e headline results for Yellowfin here: d=177228 Yellowfins commanding performance in BARCs The BI Survey 12 the worlds largest and m ust revered annual study of global BI software users clearly demonstrates our in spired approach to BI, said Yellowfin CEO, Glen Rabie. This unrivaled result prove s the ability of our product to exceed peer performance in critical product and service metrics, and deliver the breadth of world-class features that modern BI users demand, while surpassing their expectations. Yellowfin was ranked first for 13 criteria within the Dashboard vendor Peer Grou p, which contained eight vendors beside Yellowfin. Other vendors in this group c omprised: Arcplan, BOARD, Decisyon, Dimensional Insight, Information Builders, M icroStrategy, Oracle OBIEE and QlikTech. Yellowfin was ranked first in eight criteria within the Small to Medium (SME) Pr ojects vendor Peer Group, which contained 18 vendors. Other vendors in this grou p comprised: Bissantz, BOARD, Cognos TM1 (IBM), Cubeware, Cyberscience, Decisyon , Dimensional Insight, Evidanza, Infor, Jedox, Microsoft SSAS, Microsoft SSRS, P entaho, Phocas, QlikTech, Tableau and TARGIT. Survey outcomes show that Yellowfin is a highly agile and intuitive BI solution, which enables customers to achieve expected business benefits and reach BI proje ct goals in relatively short timeframes, said Melanie Mack, head of market resear ch at BARC. Yellowfins pervasive BI features make it easy to use and deploy, facil itating swift business user independence, and resulting in remarkably high penet ration rates throughout its client organizations. Yellowfin also performs very well in growly important feature function areas, suc h as cloud and Mobile BI, making it a highly innovative and recommended product. The BI Survey is an annual worldwide study of BI software users produced by BARC . About Yellowfin: Yellowfin is a global Business Intelligence (BI) software vendor passionate abou t making BI easy. Yellowfin is headquartered and developed in Melbourne, Austral ia, offering a highly intuitive 100 percent Web-based reporting and analytics so lution. Founded in 2003 in response to the complexity and costs associated with implementing and using traditional BI tools, Yellowfin is a leader in mobile, co llaborative and embeddable BI as well as Location Intelligence and data visualiz ation. For more information, visit About BARC: Business Application Research Center BARC is a leading independent software indu stry analyst delivering information to more than 1000 customers each year. For over ten years, BARC has specialized in core research areas including Data M anagement (DM), Business Intelligence (BI) and Enterprise Content Management (EC M). For further media information, interviews, images or product demonstration, plea

se contact: Lachlan James, Communications Manager on +61 03 9090 0454, 0431 835 658 or lachl For regular updates and news, follow Yellowfin on Twitter (@YellowfinBI), Linked In (Yellowfin Business Intelligence), or email to subscribe to Y ellowfins free e-newsletter. Contact: Lachlan James Yellowfin Level 46, 360 Elizabeth Street Melbourne 3000, VIC +61 0 3 9090 0454