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This year’s Magic Quadrant, which shows the relative position of each challenger in the business analytics space, again positions Tableau as a leader in an increasingly competitive market. For the fourth year in a row, Tableau is a leader and positioned highest in ability to execute.

The 2016 Gartner annual report for the Business Intelligence and Analytics market carries a greater significance because it reflects a transformational shift to modern analytics. With remarkable innovations expanding and propelling the BI market, leaders must demonstrate excellence in current execution, and also show progress toward a future mission.

The trends Gartner discusses in the report are familiar but with a greater emphasis on deployments of self-service analytics, where little-to-no support from IT is required. More than ever, customers are demanding products that are easier to use, accessible to everyone, and simple to integrate with existing systems.

Since Tableau’s inception, our work in these areas has pioneered the innovations to drive self-service at scale, and we’re pleased that Gartner re-affirms our position as a leader for 2016.

In this report, we believe Gartner recognizes Tableau for the expansion of the range of data source connectivity, an increase in the analytical depth of the tool, the flexible choice between server and online data interaction, and the high variety of use-cases it can be deployed against.

We are committed to our investments in R&D to help drive the innovations that our customers expect from us. With these investments, we intend to remain a leader for years to come.

Using Tableau, our reporting has moved from the Stone Age into a stellar new age of fast, interactive reporting. We now have one common, visually compelling approach for reporting sales, manufacturing, finance, and other important key performance indicators.
Kimmo Pärssinen, Chief Financial Officer
Bronto Skylift

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