GoodData Earns Top Ranking in Cloud Business Intelligence Market Study

GoodData Earns Top Ranking in Cloud Business Intelligence Market Study 
Annual Wisdom of Crowds(R) Cloud BI Study Placed GoodData Above 22
Other BI Vendors 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/14 --  GoodData, the
leader in cloud business intelligence, today announced that it earned
first place for cloud business intelligence functionality in the 2014
Wisdom of Crowds(R) Cloud Business Intelligence Market Study.
GoodData was rated above 22 other BI vendors for its feature
functionality and architecture. 
Scores were based on feature functionality including advanced
visualization, personalized dashboards, end-user self-service,
interactive analysis, in-memory support, data integration and
embedded BI as well as architectural functionality including public
and private cloud, multi-tenancy, cloud application connections and
more. The report found that Cloud BI importance showed visible gains
year over year since 2012 in all positive levels of importance,
reflected in a rising mean measurement of sentiment. 
"This year's Cloud BI Market Study builds upon the 2012 and 2013
editions to include valuable year-over-year comparisons," said Howard
Dresner, founder and chief research officer at Dresner Advisory
Services. "This year we see that Cloud BI has shown visible gains
since 2012 in all positive levels of importance, with more than 75
percent of respondents considering cloud BI models at least somewhat
important. We congratulate GoodData on their placement in this year's
"As an end-to-end cloud BI platform, GoodData provides the most
robust functionality for customers through both front-end features
that they see everyday, and back-end infrastructure that we manage
for them," said GoodData founder and CEO Roman Stanek. "Maintaining a
scalable, flexible solution that satisfies our end users is our top
priority. Recognition in this Wisdom of Crowds(R) validates that
commitment as we continue to innovate for self-service and agility." 
Conducted by Dresner Advisory Services, the Wisdom of Crowds(R) Cloud
Business Intelligence Market Study attracted nearly nine percent more
respondents than in 2013 and almost 30 percent more than in 2012
study. Now in its third year, the study expanded data collection to
include Dresner Advisory's own research community of roughly 2,000
organizations as well as vendors' customer communities. The study
serves as an objective source of industry research to help consumers
understand how their peers are leveraging and investing in business
intelligence and related technologies.  
About GoodData
 GoodData, the leader in end-to-end cloud analytics,
enables more than 40,000 companies to store, combine, analyze and
visualize data to quickly answer business-critical questions.
GoodData's mission is to help companies become all data enterprises:
organizations that gain a competitive advantage by leveraging all
data through advanced analytics. The GoodData Open Analytics Platform
helps companies manage and analyze that data in one seamless,
interactive environment and create breakthrough applications to
empower their customers and users. GoodData is headquartered in San
Francisco and is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Fidelity Growth
Partners, General Catalyst Partners, Next World Capital, Tenaya
Capital, TOTVS SA, and Windcrest Partners. For more information, read
our blog, visit our website and follow @gooddata on Twitter. 
Copyright 2014 GoodData Corporation. All rights reserved. GoodData is
a trademark of GoodData Corporation in the United States and other
jurisdictions. Other names used herein may be trademarks of their
respective owners. 
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