Press Release  |  August 1, 2018

ClearStory Data Wins 2018 Industry Excellence Awards from Industry Analyst Dresner Advisory Services

ClearStory named an Experience Leader and a Trust Leader in the Dresner 2018 Business Intelligence (BI)  Market Study

MENLO PARK, CA — August 1, 2018 —  ClearStory Data, the leading AI-powered enterprise-scale Continuous Intelligence analytics solution for complex data and fast-moving data, today announced that leading industry analyst Dresner Advisory Services has recognized ClearStory as a Customer Experience Leader and a Trust Leader in transformative Business Intelligence in its annual flagship Industry Excellence Awards. The study is part of the firm’s 2018 Wisdom of Crowds® series of research and examines end-user deployment trends and attitudes toward cloud BI.

The awards are granted to vendors who achieve high rankings in two coveted industry-rating models – Customer Experience and Vendor Credibility – included in Dresner’s 2018 Wisdom of Crowds® Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Planning, and/or Analytical Data Infrastructure (ADI) Market Studies. Based on data collected from end users, the reports offer a broad assessment of each market along with performance ratings of relevant vendors.

ClearStory Data provides a Continuous Intelligence (CI) Analytics solution to derive fast insights from complex and disparate data.  Its machine-driven/AI solution automatically interprets complex data from sources, harmonizes and blends data as scale, and continuously discovers critical business insights without requiring lengthy and manual IT cycles. Today, the only way for businesses to speed insights from data at scale is to automate analytics end to end with an AI- and machine-driven approach.

“Our annual Industry Excellence Awards honor those vendors who have received high rankings from their customers on their products, services, and credibility of their business practices,” said Howard Dresner, president and chief research officer at Dresner Advisory Services. “We congratulate ClearStory Data on their achievement this year.”

“Receiving top marks from our customer is an excellent award recognition for ClearStory’s AI-powered business analytics solution,” said Ali Tore, Chief Product Officer of ClearStory Data. “ClearStory continues its commitment to enabling Enterprise organizations to derive faster business value from all their data assets and remove all friction inherent in the traditional BI process.  ClearStory’s Continuous Intelligence machine-driven analytics solution is being used enterprise-wide to power critical business insights for Global 1000 organizations.”

About Dresner Advisory Services
Dresner Advisory Services was formed by Howard Dresner, an independent analyst, author, lecturer, and business adviser. Dresner Advisory Services, LLC focuses on creating and sharing thought leadership for Business Intelligence (BI) and related areas. Wisdom of Crowds® research is based on data collected on usage and deployment trends, products, and vendors. Users in all roles and throughout all industries contributed to provide a complete view of realities, plans, and perceptions of the market.

About ClearStory Data
ClearStory Data is transforming enterprise-scale business analytics through its AI-powered Continuous Intelligence analytics solution so companies can empower their business users and business leaders to speed insights and discover more from their disparate data assets for material business impact. ClearStory is uniquely differentiated with modern capabilities across data prep via Data Inference, automated Intelligent Data Harmonization™, Instant Data Discovery, and Auto-discovery of Business Insights in Collaborative StoryBoards™. The company is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA with offices across North America and is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, DAG Ventures, Google Ventures, Khosla Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB). For more information visit and follow us on Twitter @ClearStoryData.

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