IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, the leading provider of Strategic Analytics software, has been named the winner in the Cloud Computing category for the Orange County Technology Alliance High-Tech Innovation Awards. Alteryx solves complex analytic challenges with a simple solution that empowers the everyday business user to easily blend data, build analytics and share insights.
"We are honored to have been recognized by the Orange County technology community, and I'm particularly proud that Alteryx has been awarded for its innovation in cloud analytics by the OC Tech Alliance," said Dean Stoecker, Chairman and CEO at Alteryx. "We believe in working with our customers to innovate, and this award reaffirms our objective of providing organizations with the technologies they need in order to answer critical business questions and accelerate their growth."
Now in its 20th year, the High-Tech Innovation Awards is a premier business event celebrating excellence and achievement among the region's technology industry, and honors local companies, individuals and products that drive innovation in Orange County. This year's winners were announced on Oct. 15, 2013 during a ceremony at the Hilton Costa Mesa that drew 300 luminaries from local high-tech companies, financial and government institutions, as well as academic leaders, educators, students and investors.
The awards categories this year spanned Outstanding Technology Company, Outstanding CEO in Technology and Innovative Product in cloud, device, green, mobile, security, semiconductor and software technology. In partnership with Project Tomorrow and Emulex, OC Tech Alliance also honored educators and students for their innovative use of math, science and technology in the classroom and the community.
"We congratulate all of the winners and finalists for their innovation over the last year, and look forward to seeing the trend continue," said Peter M. Craig, Chairman of the OC Tech Alliance. "Alteryx is an important contributor to Orange County and the innovations created here that ultimately impact technology communities across the globe."
In 2013, Alteryx was named Tableau's Emerging Partner of the Year, included in CRN's list "100 People You Don't Know, But Should," identified by Wikibon as one of the top 10 pure play Big Data vendors and was named to the 2013 Red Herring Top 100 North America Tech Startup List. Alteryx recently announced a partnership with Revolution Analytics in which the two companies have joined forces to make R-based predictive analytics more accessible and scalable for the enterprise. Earlier this year, Alteryx announced $12 million in financing from Toba Capital and SAP Ventures.
About Orange County Technology Alliance
Orange County Technology Alliance is a 501(c)6 nonprofit trade association committed to fast-forwarding the local innovation economy. It is the only technology association addressing the needs of technology companies of all sizes, from small privately held enterprises to large publicly traded entities, based in Orange County, Calif. The alliance serves members through local networking, professional development, state and federal advocacy, savings on business services and industry recognition. To learn more about membership, contact OC Tech Alliance at firstname.lastname@example.org or octechalliance.com. Follow alliance activities on Twitter at twitter.com/octechalliance.
About Alteryx, Inc.
Alteryx, the leader in Strategic Analytics, dramatically improves data analysts' productivity. The solution enables analysts to blend complex data, build sophisticated analytics in a much easier way than tools like SAS, and simplify how business users consume analytic insights. Analytic applications built on Alteryx enable executives to identify and seize market opportunities, outsmart their competitors, increase customer loyalty and drive more revenue. More than 300 customers, including Experian Marketing Services and McDonald's, and 200,000+ users worldwide rely on Alteryx daily. Visit www.alteryx.com or call 1-888-836-4274. Alteryx is a registered trademark of Alteryx, Inc.
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