Which companies are unlocking the value in big data?
In terms of market share, SAP had significantly higher revenue than any other vendor at $3.1bn, with a 21.3% of the market, up 5.3% from 2012.
The German company delivers a broad range of BI and analytics capabilities best suited for large IT-managed deployments it claims requires robust governance and administrative capabilities.
Rita Sallam, research VP for BI and analytics at Gartner, told CBR: "SAP’s strategy has been to assemble a comprehensive BI and Analytics portfolio to a wide range of analytics use cases and users with a particular emphasis on companies that choose SAP as their enterprise BI standard, particularly if they also standardize on SAP for ERP applications."
SAP recently extended its 20-year partnership with Microsfot, which would allow SAP’s products to run on Microsoft’s cloud platform Azure.