Birst’s Partnership with Lincube Brings Enterprise-Caliber Cloud BI to the Nordic Markets

San Francisco, CA, – 

Birst Inc.,the leader in Cloud BI, and Lincube Group, a BI and analytics solutions and services company, have partnered to bring Birst’s cloud-based Business Intelligence (BI) solution to organizations in Sweden and the surrounding Nordic markets. Lincube has joined Birst’s Partner Alliance to provide customers an alternative, more agile BI solution to those typically offered by Big Box consultancies. The only enterprise-caliber BI platform born in the cloud, Birst is less costly and more agile than Legacy BI and more powerful than Data Discovery, and gives meaning to all types and sizes of data.

Birst’s complete end-to-end cloud platform delivers accurate, actionable content in an intuitive, self-service environment, enabling business users to analyze all of their data, from all types of sources, to solve real problems, fast. Focused on bringing the Birst solution to customers in the Telco, Insurance, Finance, Retail and Digital Media industries, Lincube will enable organizations to leverage Birst’s pre-built connectors with leading CRM applications, including salesforce.com, for advanced analytics across multiple data sources.

Additionally, as more companies demand access to their data and analytics on mobile devices, together Lincube and Birst will bring Birst Mobile to customers, offering easy access to reports and interactive dashboards that enable users to drill down into more detail and gain new levels of insight. As a native iOS application, Birst Mobile takes full advantage of Apple’s gesture-based user interface, allowing for easy interaction with mobile dashboards.

“Businesses need flexibility and agility to anticipate changing market situations so they can proactively make informed decisions to meet business objectives. Partnering with Birst allows us to deliver a complete end-to end BI solution to customers in the Nordic markets, delivering a solution that provides quick access to actionable information and enabling businesses to empower every employee, at every level, to make better decisions,” said Stefan Lavén, CEO of Lincube. “With Birst, customers can increase time to value, obtain real-time, actionable insights and make informed decisions to meet business goals, ultimately driving businesses to success.”

“Lincube is committed to bringing a flexible, more agile BI alternative to its customers in Sweden and the Nordic region. By partnering with Birst, more organizations will have the opportunity to leverage business data in a single, integrated solution that is comprehensive, easy-to-use and delivers enterprise-class BI capabilities,” said Sharon Gordon, Vice President of Birst Alliances and Technology Partnerships.

About Lincube Group AB
Lincube Group AB is a Business Intelligence and Analytics solutions and services company based in Stockholm, Sweden. We aim to offer unique perspectives to our customers and help them become more nimble, efficient and competitive in their respective marketplace. We believe that companies, big or small, need to challenge their current business processes and the way they make decisions by capturing, analysing and acting on intelligence that's embedded in their transaction, social and web data. Using BI and Analytics, we help companies defy the way they do business, optimize decision-making and improve corporate performance. Learn more at www.lincube.se and engage with us at @lincube.

About Birst
Birst is the only enterprise-caliber Business Intelligence platform born in the cloud. Less costly and more agile than Legacy BI and more powerful than Data Discovery, Birst is engineered with an automated data warehouse and rich, visual analytics, to give meaning to data—all types and sizes. Coupled with the agility of the Cloud, Birst gives business teams the ability to solve real problems. Fast. Find out why Gartner named Birst a Challenger in its most recent BI Magic Quadrant and why more than a thousand businesses rely on Birst for their analytic needs. Learn to think fast at www.birst.com and join the conversation @birstbi.

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For more information, contact:

Stacey Burbach
Birst, Inc.
602.279.1137
sburbach@birst.com

Stefan Lavén
Lincube Group AB
+46 708660051
stefan.laven@lincube.se