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Alteryx Positioned in Gartner Business Intelligence Platforms Magic Quadrant

Thursday, February 09, 2012

Alteryx Positioned in Gartner Business Intelligence Platforms Magic Quadrant09:00 EST Thursday, February 09, 2012Positioned Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to ExecuteIRVINE, Calif., Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, a leading provider of strategic analytics solutions, today announced it has been positioned within the 2012 Business Intelligence Magic Quadrant* by Gartner Inc. (NYSE: IT - News), the world's leading information technology research and advisory company.This annual report presents a global view of Gartner's opinion of the main software vendors that should be considered by organizations seeking to use business intelligence (BI) platforms to develop BI applications. To be included in the Magic Quadrant, software vendors had to meet specific inclusion criteria, including at least $15 million in BI-related software license revenue annually, must deliver at least nine out of 13 BI capabilities as defined by Gartner and obtain a minimum of 20 customer survey responses that use the vendor platform as their enterprise BI platform. This year's Magic Quadrant customer survey included vendor-provided references, as well as survey responses from BI users in Gartner's BI summit and inquiry lists."We consider our placement by Gartner into the BI Platform MQ confirmation of our mission to enable customers to unlock the power of information to improve business performance," said Dean Stoecker, CEO of Alteryx.  "We continue to innovate while we execute on our product roadmap. With the upcoming launch of Alteryx 7.0 at our annual user conference, INSPIRE, we are poised to deliver a truly revolutionary product that will change the face of BI & Analytics while continuing to enhance our market position."Alteryx is dedicated to creating business intelligence technology that lets users easily invent smart and extensible software applications to solve data analysis problems and make decisions. Alteryx seeks to inspire ingenuity in its customers and associates by bringing freedom, flexibility and creativity to insightful data management tools.Founded in 1997 with a strong foundation of data integration and advanced analytic capabilities, Alteryx today specializes in delivering a business analytic platform to develop geographic-based applications with significant external content input to enrich business decision making.  A strong network of partners often develop their own applications using the Alteryx platform for sale to specific regional and/or industry segments. Alteryx rapidly and seamlessly integrates into complex IT environments and provides deeper and more actionable business insights for users across the enterprise."The core of what I think about every day is how we can improve the experience of Data Artisans," said George Mathew, President and COO of Alteryx. "Alteryx Strategic Analytics is a 'Desktop-to-Cloud' solution in service of the Data Artisan. We consider our position in Gartner's BI Magic Quadrant confirmation that we are sitting at the precipice of significant changes to increase effective business strategies."*Gartner, Inc., Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence Platforms, John Hagerty, et al, February 6, 2012. About AlteryxAlteryx provides indispensable analytic solutions for enterprise and SMB companies making critical decisions about how to expand and grow. Our product, Alteryx Strategic Analytics, is a desktop-to-cloud Agile BI and analytics solution designed for data artisans and business leaders that brings together the market knowledge, location insight, and business intelligence today's organizations require. For more than a decade, Alteryx has enabled strategic planning executives to identify and seize market opportunities, outsmart their competitors, and drive more revenue. Customers like Experian Marketing Services and McDonald's rely on Alteryx daily for their most important decisions. Headquartered in Irvine, California, and with offices in Boulder and San Francisco, Alteryx empowers 250+ customers and 200,000+ users worldwide. Get inspired today at www.alteryx.com or call 1-888-836-4274.About the Magic Quadrant Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. SOURCE AlteryxFor further information: Sherry Bourzac of Burson-Marsteller, +1-415-519-6180, Sherry.Bourzac@bm.com