Yellowfin Identified as a Standout BI Solution in BARC’s The BI Survey 12

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					Yellowfin Identified as a Standout BI Solution in BARC’s 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 Applications Research Center’s (BARC) The BI
Survey 12 – the world’s largest end-user BI study.

Melbourne, VIC, November 16, 2012 -- Download the summary document
containing the headline results for Yellowfin here:
www.yellowfinbi.com/Document.i4?DocumentId=177228

“Yellowfin’s commanding performance in BARC’s The BI Survey 12 – the
world’s largest and must revered annual study of global BI software users
– clearly demonstrates our inspired approach to BI,” said Yellowfin CEO,
Glen Rabie. “This unrivaled result proves 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 Group, which contained eight vendors beside Yellowfin. Other vendors
in this group comprised: Arcplan, BOARD, Decisyon, Dimensional Insight,
Information Builders, MicroStrategy, Oracle OBIEE and QlikTech.

Yellowfin was ranked first in eight criteria within the Small to Medium
(SME) Projects vendor Peer Group, which contained 18 vendors. Other
vendors in this group comprised: Bissantz, BOARD, Cognos TM1 (IBM),
Cubeware, Cyberscience, Decisyon, Dimensional Insight, Evidanza, Infor,
Jedox, Microsoft SSAS, Microsoft SSRS, Pentaho, 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 project goals in relatively short timeframes,” said Melanie
Mack, head of market research at BARC. “Yellowfin’s pervasive BI features
make it easy to use and deploy, facilitating swift business user
independence, and resulting in remarkably high penetration rates
throughout its client organizations.

“Yellowfin also performs very well in growly important feature – function
areas, such 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 about making BI easy. Yellowfin is headquartered and developed
in Melbourne, Australia, offering a highly intuitive 100 percent Web-
based reporting and analytics solution. Founded in 2003 in response to
the complexity and costs associated with implementing and using
traditional BI tools, Yellowfin is a leader in mobile, collaborative and
embeddable BI as well as Location Intelligence and data visualization.
For more information, visit www.yellowfinbi.com

About BARC:
Business Application Research Center — BARC — is a leading independent
software industry analyst delivering information to more than 1000
customers each year.

For over ten years, BARC has specialized in core research areas including
Data Management (DM), Business Intelligence (BI) and Enterprise Content
Management (ECM).

For further media information, interviews, images or product
demonstration, please contact:
Lachlan James, Communications Manager on +61 03 9090 0454, 0431 835 658
or lachlan.james@yellowfin.bi

For regular updates and news, follow Yellowfin on Twitter (@YellowfinBI),
LinkedIn (Yellowfin Business Intelligence), or email pr@yellowfin.bi to
subscribe to Yellowfin’s free e-newsletter.

Contact:
Lachlan James
Yellowfin
Level 46, 360 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne 3000, VIC
+61 0 3 9090 0454
lachlan.james@yellowfin.bi
http://www.yellowfinbi.com

				
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Description: Global Business Intelligence (BI) developer, Yellowfin, has been identified as a leading “Dashboard vendor” and “Small to Medium Projects vendor” in the Business Applications Research Center’s (BARC) The BI Survey 12 – the world’s largest end-user BI study.