Yellowfin BI Named a Strong Performer in Enterprise BI Platforms by Major Independent Research Firm

“A solid choice for all enterprise BI use cases.”

Yellowfin recognized as a “Strong Performer” in “The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise BI Platforms With Majority On-Premises Deployments, Q3 2017” report.


Forrester states in the report that “Yellowfin, an embedded BI specialist, is a solid choice for all enterprise BI use cases. Even though the majority of Yellowfin revenues come from resellers and OEM partners, the platform supports most typical enterprise BI use cases.”

In addition to embedded customers – such as BMC, Pitney-Bowes, and Kodak – Yellowfin delivers analytics for thousands of enterprise customers, including Coca-Cola, NT&T, Vodafone, and Honda.

Appearing on More Shortlists

The report states that, “Forrester has seen an increase in Yellowfin appearance on enterprise BI platform short lists.”

In the past year, Yellowfin has more than doubled the number of customers relying on the platform, and added more than a million new users. With more than 40% year-over-year growth, Yellowfin continues to focus on solving real analytics problems and true enterprise problems by delivering a modern enterprise analytics platform, and industry experts like Forrester are taking notice.

“Modern, clean, easy to use and navigate UI”

The Forrester report also found that Yellowfin is popular for its “modern, clean, easy to use and navigate UI” and noted that “customer references like Yellowfin’s collaboration and storytelling capabilities.”
To assess the state of enterprise BI platforms, Forrester evaluated the 15 most significant vendors against 22 criteria. The evaluation focused on Current Offering, Strategy, and Market Presence.