Gartner Positions Tableau as a Leader in Magic Quadrant for BI and Analytics Platforms

tableauTableau placed as a Leader for fourth year in a row

India – February 11, 2016 – Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned Tableau as a Leader in its 2016 Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms * report. This is the fourth year in a row that Tableau has appeared in the Leaders quadrant. A complimentary copy of the report is available from the Tableau website at

The report evaluated 24 different software vendors on 15 criteria and placed Tableau in the Leaders quadrant.


Deepak Ghodke  Country Manager  India - Tableau_Software“Being recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Quadrant reaffirms Tableau’s position as the analytics application of choice for enterprises. We’re proud to shape the data analytics industry into one that is becoming nimbler, and self-serviced. Our leadership cements Tableau’s reputation for helping customers realize real business value quickly, from greater speed-to-insight,” said Deepak Ghodke, Country Manager, India, Tableau Software.


“At Marico, we have always been on the lookout for innovative solutions to maximize our business results and Tableau has been constantly innovating and improving their products which has reaffirmed my faith in their products and the company. This, along with the overall experience, ease of deployment and ROI that we’ve been able to derive from Tableau is what I think has worked really well for Tableau in the Indian market. It’s a product that we plan to invest in for the long term,” said Girish Rao, Head of IT & Business Analytics, Marico.

*Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms” by, Josh Parenteau, Rita Sallam, Cindi Howson,  Joao Tapadinhas, Kurt Schlegel,  Thomas Oestreich, 4 February 2016.

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