Visual analytics company, Qlik, has named the winners of its annual global partner awards. These allocates were handed out at the company’s recent annual Global Partner Summit, Qonnections 2015, which was held in Dallas, Texas.
Computer siftware company, Alteryx, took home the Technology Partner of the Year award (global) while business and finance analytics company, Inside Info, received the local 2014 Qlik Partner of the Year award.
Inside Info managing director, Stuart Barnard, said Inside Info won the award for its outstanding performance within its partner network.
“This award is testament to how we are empowering Australian organisations in leveraging Qlik solutions to help businesses analyse data effectively, streamline processes and support better decision-making.
"We look forward to continuing our momentum in the market with Qlik to provide the resources businesses require to master the full power of Qlik’s data discovery tools,” he said.
Other global partners also took home accolades - Toccato Tecnologia won master reseller of the year. Accenture won Systems Integrator Partner of the Year, Intuit nabbed the OEM Partner of the Year award, and Axis Group was named Solution Provider Partner of the Year.
In addition, BI Solutions (a division of SSBS) won the Rookie Partner of the Year award, JethroData the Partner Innovation award, Data Technology the Excellence in Customer Advocacy award, BIPB the Corporate Social Responsibility Partner of the Year award, and EOH Mthombo took home the Academic Partner of the Year accolade.
DI Squared and PWC tied for Largest Partner Deal of the Year.
As for the decade awards, BME Solutions, Communication and Information technologies FDH, Distribution Management Systems, eCraft Referre, Exsitec, InfoVara, Infrastone, IntegPro, Inteligencia de Negocios S.A. (Chile), Jeeves Professional Services, Lerox Datenverarbeitung, Nórdica Distribuidora de Software, QIS ApS, Qlick-iT and Scantron Corporation made it on the list.
According to Qlik, the awards recognise its partner community for excellence in several different categories. The company also recognised those organisations that celebrated 10 years of partnership with Qlik.
Qlik partner sales vice-president, Christof Majer, said its partners are a critical component of the go-to-market strategy and helps it deliver solutions for guided analytics and self-service visualisation.
“Our success is built upon a strong ecosystem. Together, we have the complimentary skills and shared commitment to bring one of the the best expertise and business solutions to each customer environment,” he claimed.