15 April, 2015
In an arrangement that symbolizes the craziness of the rapidly evolving business intelligence (BI) market, Birst, Inc. and Tableau Software, Inc. today announced a partnership that will combine Birst’s data extraction and normalization engine with Tableau’s popular visualization software via an ODBC connector.
What makes the deal a bit of a head-scratcher is that the two companies also compete head-to-head, but executives from both firms asserted that coopetition is part of the new normal in a market that is rapidly shedding 20-year-old technology for a new crop of faster and simpler alternatives…
Publication: Silicon Angle
15 May, 2014
NetSuite and Birst are offering a glimpse at what’s possible now that business intelligence is moving to the cloud.
NetSuite’s 20,000 financials and ERP customers are getting free, integrated access to Birst’s business intelligence tools. From a tab within NetSuite, users will be able to view Birst visualizations, including 20 pre-built reports. Users will be able to view conversion rates across products and customer types, billing trends, and metrics around subscription business like deferred revenue and renewal rates.The Birst capability will draw from data already in NetSuite so users aren’t required to do…
11 December, 2013
Birst Inc. today announced Birst Visualizer, a new business-oriented visual discovery capability in Birst’s complete end-to-end cloud platform. Combining Google-like search and Amazon-like recommendations, the Birst Visualizer reduces time-to-answer for business users…
Publication: Market Wired
11 November, 2013
New product news for:
AFORE Solutions, Inc.
Red Hat, Inc.
Publication: Information Management
21 August, 2013
Rack up one more win for companies looking to overturn legacy enterprise IT with cloud-based services. Birst, a San Francisco-based startup using the software-as-a-service model to sell business intelligence solutions, has raised another $38 million.
The funding is going all towards building out the company: CEO and co-founder Brad Peters tells TechCrunch the plan is to get more aggressive in Europe and Asia, widen its product offerings and staff up in sales and marketing. This Series E round was led by existing investor Sequoia Capital, included participation from other previous investors, and introduced a…
Publication: Tech Crunch
26 July, 2013
The Pedowitz Group Bridges Gap Between Business Intelligence And Revenue Growth With New Revenue Marketing Analytics Practice For Enterprise Clients
The Pedowitz Group, the global leader in Revenue Marketing, announces a new Revenue Marketing Analytics service offering that bridges the gap between business intelligence and revenue growth. To that end, The Pedowitz Group has partnered with two Business Intelligence technology market leaders, Birst and GoodData.
Measuring marketing’s contribution to sales revenue is vital and requires effective reporting, campaign performance analysis and data management. Unfortunately, research shows enterprise companies are spending millions on marketing automation, social media, search and CRM without getting the visibility and insight they expect…
Publication: PR Web
7 May, 2013
San Francisco, CA, May 7, 2013 -Birst Inc., the leader in cloud BI, today announced Birst FORWARD 2013, the company’s annual user conference, will be held on May 13-15 at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco. Designed specifically for Birst users and partners, the education-focused event features hands-on training as well as best practices, keynotes, and expert panels that focus on fundamental BI concepts, emerging technology trends, and advanced Birst-specific capabilities.
In addition to distinct tracks for Birst administrators and business end users, the agenda is packed with workshops designed to prepare Birst customers to…
15 April, 2013
Could you explain your enterprise technology company to a 13-year-old?
VentureBeat hatched a crazy plan to banish buzzwords and marketing speak, at least for an afternoon, and invited a a group of teenagers from around the US to grill four CEOs of data companies about their products in an on-camera interview.
10 April, 2013
Phoenix, AZ, April 9, 2013 –
The North America Services Division of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) today announced its Cloud Marketplace now offers 170 solutions including new telecom services, hardware as a service (HaaS) bundles and more than a dozen new cloud-based services.
“The impressive year-over-year success of Ingram Micro’s cloud business and our Cloud Summit, combined with the mounting success of our channel partners, are excellent performance indicators that affirm our belief that 2013 will be a strong year for cloud services in the IT channel,” says Renee Bergeron, vice president of managed services and…
29 March, 2013
Despite the buzz around cloud computing, the adoption rate of cloud Business Intelligence solutions is relatively low, according to recent reports – Wisdom of Crowds Cloud Business Intelligence Market Study. We discussed about the advantages of cloud-based BI solutions in a previous article but today, I would like to present the top providers…