SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTU), the people behind BIRT® and the leading open source Business Intelligence vendor, today reported key momentum drivers for BIRT. In less than 4 years, Actuate has generated over $50 million in BIRT-based revenue, further entrenching the company as the leading force in open source BI.
In addition to the ongoing success around BIRT, Actuate and its value added offerings for BIRT have been recognized as a leader by leading analyst firm, Forrester Research Inc. In “The Forrester Wave™: Open Source Business Intelligence (BI), Q3 2010” a report created as a global vendor assessment tool, Actuate BIRT is rated as a Leader based on the company’s pure play Business Intelligence.
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Actuate founded and continues to co-lead the Eclipse BIRT open source project. BIRT is the premier development environment for Rich Information Applications that present data in compelling and interactive ways via the web on any device. Actuate and its people are dedicated to making BIRT the best development environment for Web 2.0 applications that help customers drive revenue through higher customer satisfaction and improved operational performance. The people of Actuate continually participate in and provide resources for the vibrant open source community that has emerged around BIRT. Anybody can participate in the BIRT movement by visiting www.birt-exchange.com.
Actuate offers value-add BIRT products and services that speed the development process and bring additional functionality, interactivity and enterprise scalability to BIRT-based Rich Information Applications. Actuate has over 4,500 customers globally in a diverse range of business areas including financial services and the public sector. Founded in 1993, Actuate is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices worldwide. Actuate is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol ACTU. For more information, visit the company’s web site at www.actuate.com.
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