Analyst Reports

MicroStrategy Stands Out in the 2017 BARC Report

In its latest report, BARC Score Data Discovery, leading industry analyst and consulting firm BARC delivered high marks for MicroStrategy – identifying us as a ‘Market Leader’ and ranking MicroStrategy #1 among vendors when it comes to “Platform Capabilities.” 

Vendors were compared across data preparation, visual analysis, guided advanced analytics, overall platform integration and market execution, and scores were calculated based on data points from BARC’s BI Survey, analysts input, and detailed test case demonstrations. Here are a few of the MicroStrategy strengths highlighted in the report:

- Data Discovery solution tightly integrated in the BI and analytics platform for collaboration, governance, and dissemination of insight
- Intuitive, comprehensive data manipulation capabilities including generation of change script 
- Live access and caching via in-memory
- Comprehensive library of statistical functions for guided advanced analytics
- Functional parity between Desktop and Web client 

Download the report to see why MicroStrategy is leading the way in data discovery and to read key analyst insights around data discovery.