This BARC document is the fourth edition of our BARC Score business intelligence vendor evaluation and ranking. This BARC Score evaluates enterprise BI and analytics platforms that are able to fulfill a broad set of BI requirements within the enterprise.
Based on countless data points from The BI Survey and many analyst interactions, vendors are rated on a variety of criteria, from product capabilities and architecture to sales and marketing strategy, financial performance and customer feedback.




Inclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Portfolio Capabilities
  • Market Execution


  • Score Regions

Evaluated Vendors and Portfolios

Vendor Evaluations

  • BOARD International
  • Dimensional Insight
  • Dundas Data Visualization Inc.
  • IBM
  • Infor (incl. BIRST)
  • Information Builders
  • Microsoft
  • MicroStrategy
  • OpenText
  • Oracle
  • Hitachi Vantara (Pentaho)
  • Pyramid Analytics
  • Qlik
  • SAP
  • SAS
  • Sisense
  • Tableau
  • Yellowfin

Other Vendors