SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --For the second time, a study from The Information Difference research firmranked Teradata, (NYSE: TDC), the leading analytic data solutions company, as the technology trailblazer with the world's happiest data warehousing customers.
"Teradata's customers were the happiest we surveyed," said Andy Hayler, chief executive officer and co-founder of The Information Difference. "We ranked Teradata highest for the second year based on its technology leadership of all vendors, because of its proven ability to deliver a foundation for a wide range of business analytics."
"It is gratifying to be recognized by another study as the market leader," said Scott Gnau, director, Teradata Labs, Teradata. "Leveraging our breakthrough analytical database and our unique and unmatched architecture, the Teradata platform family not only offers market-leading capabilities, but delivers the earliest adoption of breakthrough technologies like flash storage, multi-core, and in-memory processing, all in a seamless environment. I believe that our customers are the most satisfied because of the unparalleled business results they achieve with our technology solutions."
The technology dimension position is derived from a weighted set of scores based on four factors: customer satisfaction as measured by a survey of reference customers, analyst impressions of the technology, maturity of the technology and breadth of technology in terms of coverage against The Information Difference functionality model.