SAN MATEO, CA, June 7, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Last week Dresner Advisory Services published the 2017 Wisdom of Crowds® Business Intelligence Market Study finding Zoomdata, developers of the world's fastest visual analytics platform for Big Data, to be an overall leader in both the Customer Experience and Vendor Credibility models, as well as earning a perfect recommend score from all customers surveyed. In its first year in this report, Zoomdata has scored above the overall sample, for every measure, in all categories. The annual report is the company's broad assessment of the business intelligence (BI) market, examining key user trends, attitudes, and three-year plans. Zoomdata is offering a complimentary copy of the full report.
For each annual study, BI users contribute their opinion on topics related to their current and planned usage and are asked to prioritize technologies and initiatives strategic to BI. The 2017 report also features an expanded section on the chief analytics and chief data officer roles, a new segment on budget, and information about the ways in which organizations measure the success or failure of their BI initiatives.
"Each year we expand our coverage, while retaining the previous years' framework to provide users with meaningful multi-year comparisons and rich insight into emerging trends," said Howard Dresner, founder and chief research officer at Dresner Advisory Services. "We are excited about the continual growth and adoption of business intelligence, and are pleased to deliver the newest annual assessment of user trends and intentions, offering a fresh and invaluable end-user perspective on the state of the BI market."
The study comes as Zoomdata is seeing rapid growth. The company’s market traction and technology innovations have garnered widespread recognition. Zoomdata received the Top Ranking in the 2016 Annual Big Data Analytics Market Study from Dresner Advisory Services, debuted in the visionary quadrant in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms and Gartner also named Zoomdata a 2016 Cool Vendor. In addition, the company was granted the Ventana Research 2016 Technology Innovation Award for Operational Intelligence.
“Dresner’s annual market study is one of the industry’s most comprehensive and complete. We’re honored that every one of our customers surveyed in this report would recommend Zoomdata to their peers,” said Justin Langseth, CEO of Zoomdata. “The results are a testament to the fact that customers are moving beyond their legacy BI tools to embrace a new paradigm for BI. Today customers want modern, easily configured, embeddable, personalized BI that really works on modern big and fast data sources, and Zoomdata is committed to meeting these new market requirements for success.”
According to the 2017 report, industry performance this year improved across nearly every measured parameter. Quality and usefulness improved across all measures, and vendors reached all-time high scores in all areas of technical performance.
Wisdom of Crowds® research is based on data collected on usage and deployment trends, products, and vendors. BI users in all roles and throughout all industries contributed to provide a complete view of realities, plans, and perceptions of the BI market.
Download a complimentary copy of 2017 Wisdom of Crowds® Business Intelligence Market Study from Zoomdata.
About Dresner Advisory Services
Dresner Advisory Services was formed by Howard Dresner, an independent analyst, author, lecturer, and business adviser. Dresner Advisory Services, LLC focuses on creating and sharing thought leadership for Business Intelligence (BI) and related areas.