Alteryx, Inc., the leader in data blending and advanced analytics, and Qlik (NASDAQ: QLIK), a leader in user-driven Business Intelligence (BI), today announced a partnership to put more powerful analytics into the hands of data analysts and business users by integrating their products. Alteryx Analytics enables analysts to blend all of their relevant data, perform advanced analytics, and share the output with business users in the form of reports, analytic apps and visualizations. The next release of Alteryx Analytics will natively support analytic output to the QlikView Business Discovery platform quickly bringing data sources together to create dynamic visual applications that can be navigated and searched intuitively while offering the governance organizations require. Both companies also announced today that they have joined each other’s partner programs. “Enterprise organizations’ demand for data analytics that can deliver deeper business insights in hours, not weeks, has increased the need powerful tools for departmental data analysts and easier self-service BI and data exploration tools for business users,” said Rick Schultz, SVP of Marketing at Alteryx. “The combination of Alteryx and Qlik expands the number of analysts who can independently blend the dataset they need and perform predictive and spatial analysis with Alteryx, while also making it easier for decision makers to consume this analysis via Qlik’s user-driven Business Intelligence. Together, the products power a rapid, end-to-end process for answering complex business questions.” “The integration of Alteryx Analytics with QlikView delivers self-service BI and analytics to even more data analysts and business users in enterprise organizations, unlocking new use cases and enabling more users to mine and search for data that uncovers valuable business insights,” said Les Bonney, Qlik Chief Operating Officer. “Our customers have been asking for simple, natural ways to bring more advanced analytics into their QlikView environments – all while assuring strict data security, quality, and governance. Combining the predictive and spatial analytic capabilities of Alteryx with QlikView empowers users to dive even deeper into their data and generate recommendations to drive innovation.”
Both Alteryx and Qlik were recognized in the recently published 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for BI & Analytics Platforms *, in which Qlik was named a “leader” for the fourth consecutive year and Alteryx was deemed a “visionary.” Alteryx was also recognized at the same time as “visionary” in the inaugural 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics *.“The business analytics market is exponentially growing with many tools for business, but most tools available are not aligning to the workflow an analyst needs to help guide them from data discovery and exploration, to applying predictive analytics to gain the best possible insight,” said Mark Smith, CEO & Chief Research Officer at Ventana Research. “The partnership between Qlik and Alteryx brings powerful analytics and business intelligence together to help organizations gain the most value from tools that will help them expedite the value and outcomes from analytics by analysts as well as business users.” To learn more about how Alteryx and Qlik empower businesses to achieve greater insight into their data, please visit http://pages.alteryx.com/AlteryxQlikWP.html. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. About Alteryx, Inc. Alteryx is the leader in data blending and advanced analytics software. Alteryx Analytics provides analysts with an intuitive workflow for data blending and advanced analytics that leads to deeper insights in hours, not the weeks typical of traditional approaches. Analysts love the Alteryx analytics platform because they can deliver deeper insights by seamlessly blending internal, third party, and cloud data, and then analyze it using spatial and predictive drag-and-drop tools. This is all done in a single workflow, with no programming required. More than 300 customers, including Experian, Kaiser, Ford, and McDonald's, and 200,000+ users worldwide rely on Alteryx daily. Visit www.alteryx.com or call 1-888-836-4274. Alteryx is a registered trademark of Alteryx, Inc. About Qlik Qlik (NASDAQ: QLIK) simplifies how people explore their data to help them make better decisions. With its QlikView Business Discovery platform people quickly bring data sources together to create dynamic visual applications that can be navigated and searched intuitively. QlikView uses Natural Analytics™ to reflect the way human curiosity searches and processes information, while delivering the enterprise manageability, governance and service offerings organizations require. Qlik and its global partner network support approximately 31,000 customers in over 100 countries.
* Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms” by Rita L. Sallam, Joao Tapadinhas, Josh Parenteau, Daniel Yuen, Bill Hostmann, February 20, 2014.© 2014 QlikTech International AB. All rights reserved. Qlik®, QlikView®, QlikTech®, and the QlikTech logos are trademarks of QlikTech International AB which have been registered in multiple countries. Other marks and logos mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.