TIBCO Named a Leader in Enterprise Data Virtualization by Top Independent Research Firm

Strategic Acquisition of Data Virtualization Business from Cisco Provides Big Opportunity for TIBCO to Expand its Data Management and Integration Capabilities

Palo Alto, CA


28 November, 2017


TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, API management, and analytics, today announced it has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Data Virtualization, Q4 2017 by Forrester Research. Forrester cites TIBCO's recent acquisition of Cisco's Data Virtualization (DV) business as a "big opportunity" that will help TIBCO to "deliver an end-to-end data and analytics platform to support new business use cases that require orchestration of silos in real time with self-service and automation capabilities."

As the demand for rapid access to actionable insights grows, TIBCO continues to expand its capabilities to provide the seamless integration of critical data through our TIBCO Connected Intelligence offerings," said Thomas Been, chief marketing officer, TIBCO. "TIBCO's strong performance in this report validates our commitment to providing customers a complete set of systems—now including a robust data virtualization solution—to solve their digital business needs."

In the report, customer references liked TIBCO's "capabilities around ease of use, performance, scale, dynamic integration, and support for large-scaled DV deployment." TIBCO received among the highest scores in the strategy category. According to Forrester Research, the firm believes the integration of Cisco's DV product line will further focus TIBCO "on delivering a tightly integrated data and analytics platform, self-service, and automation capabilities as well as leveraging graphs to simplify connected data access and supporting a global DV solution."

The Forrester Wave: Enterprise Data Virtualization report analyzes past research, user need assessments, and vendor and expert interviews to develop the initial evaluation criteria. The report identified 13 top vendors and considered criteria including current offerings, strategy, and market presence.

To read Forrester's full evaluation of TIBCO, download The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Data Virtualization, Q4 2017 report here.


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