Microsoft Surges in Gartner Quadrant with Power BI

Microsoft is the new king of the hill when it comes to business intelligence and analytics platforms, at least according to the latest Magic Quadrant from Gartner, which placed the Power BI backer in the pole position. The analyst group also had some interesting things to say about visual data discovery tools being disrupted by machine learning-based ones.

The rise to the top of the Leaders Quadrant was relatively swift for Microsoft, which now has shared that special box with competitors Tableau Software and Qlik for the past two years, following exits by MicroStrategy, Oracle, IBM, SAP, SAS, and Info Builders into other, shall we say “less privileged” quadrants following the 2015 edition of the popular report.

Author: Alex Woodie


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