ibi Announces Partner Awards of Distinction at Summit 2018

May 23, 2018

DMI, NGDATA, and Sparta Systems Recognized for Excellence in Helping Customers Maximize the Business Value of BI, Analytics, and Data Management


New York, NY


Information Builders (ibi), a leader in business intelligence (BI), analytics, and data management solutions, today announced the recipients of its 2018 Partner Awards of Distinction during its annual Summit User Conference in Orlando, Florida. The awards recognize partners for their outstanding service in helping customers leverage data and analytics to drive their businesses forward.



ibi’s Partner Program supports the end-to-end data and analytics needs of our valued customers by bringing together best-in-breed technology providers. In collaboration, ibi’s partners deliver tailored solutions that address specific customer challenges as well as innovations that solve industry-wide problems.


The following ibi partners will be honored at Summit 2018:


DMI will be saluted as the 2018 North American Innovative System Integrator Partner for its use of WebFOCUS InfoApps™. Our WebFOCUS BI and analytics platform adds analytics capabilities to a wide range of DMI’s service offerings designed to help enterprises reinvent themselves for today’s connected world, including customer experience, application development, digital commerce, secure device, and application management. Its self-service analytics applications are enabling users to gain impactful insights through any device. For example, one new InfoApp helps manufacturers, transportation providers, and logistics companies predict when their assets will need to be repaired or replaced.


NGDATA will be named 2018 EMEA Emerging Partner for its initiatives leveraging ibi’s technology to improve customer experiences. The company helps brands in data-rich industries, such as financial services, telecom, media/entertainment, utilities, and hospitality, to achieve data-driven customer centricity by enabling them to deliver smarter, more connected customer experiences. NGDATA’s Customer Data Platform (CDP) puts people at the center of every business via Customer DNA, which continuously learns from customer behavior and context in real time. ibi’s iWay technology complements NGDATA’s CDP, allowing the aggregation of customer data from multiple sources and creating a comprehensive source of truth for introspection and analysis with ibi’s WebFOCUS. These solutions enable NGDATA’s CDP to provide brands with knowledgeable, contextualized, and relevant offers for their customers, as well as implementing WebFOCUS and iWay solutions at brands as a traditional resell opportunity.


Sparta Systems will be recognized as the 2018 Top Performing Global OEM Partner for its TrackWise quality management software (QMS). The branded, embedded system helps its customers optimize quality, boost compliance, and reduce risk with an easy-to-use, self-service BI and analytics environment. It uses WebFOCUS for parameterized reporting and InfoAssist for self-service analytics, allowing users to analyze data from internal and external sources. With its simple and intuitive interface, customers can quickly and easily run their own queries, filter data to meet unique requirements, and create visually compelling reports within the TrackWise QMS environment.


Frank J. Vella, chief operating officer, ibi, said:
“It is our privilege to host these awards and to reflect on the results we have achieved with the exemplary members of our partner community. Together, we are able to deliver unique, modern solutions that address our customers’ complex and personalized data challenges. We know our customers value this level of service and commitment, and that is why we continue to work together.”


About ibi

ibi is a data and analytics company that embeds intelligence into ― everything. From the beginning, ibi has known the importance of data and insights to make better decisions. We help organizations get their complex and disconnected data in order, so they can build, embed and automate intelligence in everything they do. By preparing organizations for the future and turning them into builders ― information builders, everyone can use enterprise-trusted data at scale to drive their growth. Whether our customers use pre-built applications or build their own solutions for their data and analytics challenges, ibi powers their innovation and reinvention. ibi’s open platform and industry-specific building blocks accelerate speed-to-market, improve operational efficiency, and enhance their customers’ experience.



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