Santa Cruz, CA – February 28, 2018 – Looker, the leading data platform company, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has placed the company in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms. This is the first year Looker has appeared in this Gartner Magic Quadrant, which evaluates vendors based on their completeness of vision and ability to execute.
“We rethought the modern analytics platform from the ground up, creating an integrated, flexible and scalable solution that delivers actionable insights to anyone in an organization. Our rapid growth underscores the value Looker brings to organizations of all sizes in helping everyday users better understand and use the information that drives their business,” said Frank Bien, CEO of Looker. “We’re pleased that Gartner has recognized Looker and are honored to be included in this year’s Magic Quadrant.”
On the end user review Gartner Peer Insights site, Looker was rated 4.6 out of 5 in the BI and Analytics Platforms market, based on 51 ratings as of 26 Feb. 2018.
In 2017, Looker grew revenue over 85% while adding over 500 new customers, including Amazon’s Retail Group, Fox Networks Group, Square, trivago, CrossFit and Five Guys.
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Source: Gartner, “Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms,” Cindi Howson et al, 26 February 2018.
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