Looker Included in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms

Looker included for the first time in this Magic Quadrant, recognized for its completeness of vision and ability to execute

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.

Download a complimentary copy of Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms.

Want to learn more about how Looker can help your organization? Register here for our webinar on March 14, 2018.


Source: Gartner, “Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms,” Cindi Howson et al, 26 February 2018.

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About Looker

Looker is a complete data platform that offers data analytics and business insights to every department, and easily integrates into applications to deliver data directly into the decision-making process. The company is powering data-driven decision making at more than 1200 industry-leading and innovative companies such as Sony, Amazon, The Economist, IBM, Spotify, Etsy, Lyft and Kickstarter. The company is headquartered in Santa Cruz, California, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Boulder, London and Dublin, Ireland. Investors include CapitalG, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meritech Capital Partners, Redpoint Ventures, First Round Capital, Sapphire Ventures and Goldman Sachs. For more information, connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube or visit looker.com.


Media Contacts:

Brian Ziel, Looker
brian.ziel@looker.com
831-234-2106

Denise Duffy-Parkes, Looker
denise@looker.com
353-86-4561920



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