Ventana Research Awards InterSystems IRIS an “Exemplary” Rating and a Top Ranking in its 2023 Value Index for Data Platforms Report
InterSystems IRIS data platform outscores Microsoft, SAP, AWS, and Google in overall ranking, according to new analyst report
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., January 31, 2023 – InterSystems, a creative data technology provider dedicated to helping customers solve the most critical scalability, interoperability, and speed problems, today announced that Ventana Research’s Value Index for Data Platforms awarded InterSystems IRIS® data platform with its highest rating of “Exemplary,” and ranked it third overall from among thirteen total vendors.
The Ventana Research 2023 Value Index for Data Platforms provides an independent, holistic view of thirteen vendors’ ability to serve a combination of both operational and analytic workloads with either a single data platform product or multiple data platform products. In the report, InterSystems IRIS ranks third overall, and second in the Product Experience, Usability, and Adaptability categories.
Matt Aslett, VP & Research Director at Ventana Research said, “As a cloud-first data platform, InterSystems IRIS can reduce the need to implement and integrate multiple technologies, resulting in less code, fewer system resources, and less maintenance. I recommend that organizations that are migrating to the cloud and are looking for a platform to provide a consistent, accurate and real-time view of their enterprise data should evaluate InterSystems.”
InterSystems success reflects its ability to provide native analytic and operational capabilities in a single product. The next generation InterSystems IRIS data platform provides built-in high performance database management, interoperability, and analytics capabilities, and eliminates the need to copy data from an operational database to a separate analytic database.
The second-place ranking for the Adaptability category demonstrates InterSystems commitment to meeting customer requirements and high rates of customer satisfaction. Using InterSystems IRIS, developers are able to use their programming language of choice, while Embedded Python support enables Python developers to gain direct server-side access to all of the functionality in the platform, providing a familiar programming environment for the more than eight million Python developers worldwide.
InterSystems IRIS ability to meet the varying business needs of executives, management, workers and analysts, along with IT and others involved in data platforms contributed to achieving a ranking of second in the Usability category. It was also ranked second in Product Experience.
Joe Lichtenberg, Global Head of Product and Industry Marketing, InterSystems, said: “We are delighted that our InterSystems IRIS data platform has been recognized as third overall among the top thirteen data platform vendors by Ventana Research, as well as recognizing InterSystems as an “Exemplary” vendor. In today’s landscape, data platforms are essential to support concurrent operational and analytical workloads to ensure organizations obtain the real-time data and insights they need to manage disruptions, identify new opportunities, and move their businesses forward. Coming out ahead of well-respected vendors such as Microsoft, Amazon, SAP, and Google in Ventana Research’s overall ranking is testimony to InterSystems deep commitment to our customers’ success, and our ability to deliver the functionality, performance, usability, and reliability our customers require.
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