Microsoft positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant
For the 9th year in a row, Gartner has positioned Microsoft as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence. And for the first time, Microsoft is placed furthest in vision within the Leaders quadrant.
Source: Gartner (February 2016)
In a market that is rapidly evolving with new innovation being introduced constantly, leaders in the BI market must demonstrate that they are focused not only on current execution but have a robust roadmap that will solidify its position as a future market leader, protecting the investment of today’s buyers. According to the Gartner report, “Microsoft's vision to provide natural-language query and generation via its Cortana personal digital assistant, together with its strong partner network and its strategy to provide prebuilt solutions, positions it furthest to the right on the Completeness of Vision axis.”