30 May, 2014
Big Data Landscape CategoryData as a Service
HQSan Jose, CA
FICO (Fair Issac Corporation) is a company best-known for providing credit scores. Broadly speaking, FICO is a data analytics company, with software designed to solve a wide variety of market-related business problems by predicting consumer behavior.
The company’s products include: FICO Account/Customer Management Processor TRIAD Consulting, FICO Account/Customer Management TRIAD Implementation Consulting, FICO Customer Management Health Assessment, FICO Customer Segmentation and Value Management, FICO Decision System, Enterprise Decision Manager and many more.
Founders: Bill Fair and Earl Isaac
CEO: William Lansing
1956: FICO founded
1958: FICO creates its first credit scoring system
1961: FICO establishes its headquarters in San Rafael, California, USA
1975: FICO creates a system to predict consumer behavior for credit card risk
1987: FICO goes public
2001: FICO Decision System 3.0, a data-driven decision engine, released
2003: Model Builder for Predictive Analytics, predictive modeling software, released
2004: Enterprise Decision Manager released
2013: FICO Analytic Cloud released; FICO moves headquarters to San Jose, California, USA
FICO is headquartered in San Jose, California, USA. The company has additional offices in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, Australia, India, China, Japan and Korea.