ibi Recognized With Five Technology Innovation Awards From Dresner Advisory Services

February 5, 2020

Data and Analytics Provider Selected as a Top Vendor by End Users for the Fifth Consecutive Year


New York, NY


Information Builders (ibi), the leading data and analytics company, today announced that it has won five Dresner Advisory Services’ Technology Innovation Awards for leadership in Location Intelligence, Data Preparation, Cloud BI, Embedded BI, and IoT Intelligence. This is the fifth consecutive year IBI has been recognized by the awards program for its positioning as a top vendor in Dresner’s Wisdom of Crowds® series of thematic market studies. The annual research reports are based on data collected from end users and provide a real-world perspective on technical capabilities related to the data and analytics markets.


Each report in the 2019 series examines current deployment trends, user intentions, and industry capabilities in BI and analytics. The five awards honoring IBI recognize the company as a leader in the following:


  • Location Intelligence – Location and geospatial analysis
  • Data Preparation – Modeling, preparing, and combining data prior to analysis
  • Cloud BI – Technologies, tools, and solutions supporting cloud deployment models
  • Embedded BI – Inclusion of business intelligence (BI) features and functions as an inherent part of other applications
  • IoT Intelligence – Technologies analyzing IoT data collected through networks embedded within electronics, software, and sensors

ibi’s WebFOCUS analytics products help companies use data strategically across and beyond the enterprise. The platform provides organizations with what they need to turn every kind of data into actionable insights for real business outcomes. With comprehensive, scalable, and proven capabilities, WebFOCUS offers superior experiences with more flexibility than any other BI and analytics platform.


“We are honored to once again be recognized by Dresner Advisory Services for our technical capabilities and offerings in analytics,” said Frank J. Vella, CEO, ibi. “Data and analytics are the drivers of digital transformation, and it is our mission to help organizations capitalize on new opportunities and insights in the connected world. Each of these Technology Innovation Awards reflects customer and end-user recognition and that is great validation that we’re succeeding in that mission. We intend to continue delivering our stellar products and services to our users in 2020 and beyond.”


“Our annual thematic research focuses on current user behaviors, priorities, and intention within the market, including a ranking of leading providers who offer the most comprehensive solutions in these significant thematic areas,” said Howard Dresner, founder, Dresner Advisory Services. “We congratulate ibi for its continued recognition for strong performance in Location Intelligence, Data Preparation, Cloud BI, Embedded BI and IoT Intelligence.”


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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