Centrifuge Recognized as Cool Vendor in
Analytics, BI and Performance Management by
Leading Analyst Firm
Vendors selected for the “Cool Vendor” report are innovative, impactful and intriguing
May 05, 2010 08:12 AM Eastern Daylight Time
MCLEAN, Va.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Centrifuge Systems, Inc., a leading provider of next-generation
business intelligence (BI) software, today announced that it has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors in BI and
Performance Management” published April 22, 2010 by Bill Glassman et al of Gartner, Inc.
The report identifies companies that offer innovative, impactful and intriguing approaches and technology for business
intelligence and data exploration. To view and print this complimentary report, visit: View Gartner Report.
Centrifuge provides freeform data exploration via link analysis techniques, with connections rendered as interactive
visualizations. This gives users the ability to find groupings and patterns and see non-obvious relationships and
anomalies in large data sets at record level detail. In addition, Centrifuge incorporates visualizations such as charts,
maps and time lines into a highly interactive form of BI. Users can also quickly connect to and integrate data from
multiple sources into consolidated visualizations.
“We are honored to be selected as a Cool Vendor in the BI space by Gartner,” said Guljit Khurana, CEO of
Centrifuge. “The demand for BI and analytics is skyrocketing. Businesses today need effective ways to reveal non-
obvious insights quickly. Users want products that are easy to use and can be implemented in days rather than
months. We believe the unique Centrifuge approach is well-aligned with this growing need and has been proven in
the most demanding applications in the world.”
“We are also pleased to see Gartner recognize the growing value of link analysis. We believe this to be an
indispensable tool in understanding hidden relationships,” continues Khurana. “Businesses interested in identifying