BOSTON, Mass., March 8, 2017RapidMiner™, the global leader in open source data science, today announced that it was named a Leader in the Forrester Research, Inc. report: “The Forrester Wave™: Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions, Q1 2017.” Forrester noted that “RapidMiner invested heavily to revamp its visual interface, making it the most concise and fluid that we have seen in this evaluation.”[1]

According to Forrester, “RapidMiner provides a comprehensive set of operators that encapsulate a wide range of data prep, analytical, and modeling functionality to increase productivity of data scientists.” RapidMiner received among the highest scores in the algorithms, data set preparation, and acquisition and pricing criteria.[1]

“We think that Forrester captured the essence of what makes RapidMiner a unique offering in the predictive analytics and machine learning market,” said Tom Wentworth, Chief Marketing Officer at RapidMiner. “We believe that our visual approach lets data scientists work faster without compromising the quality of the underlying data science, and that RapidMiner frees organizations from the complexity and cost of the legacy approaches that have historically dominated this market.”

RapidMiner’s unified data science platform accelerates the creation of complete analytical workflows from data prep to machine learning to deployment in a single environment, dramatically improving efficiency and shortening the time to value for data science projects. RapidMiner offers more functions than any other visual platform, plus it’s open source and easily integrates with other applications and algorithms.

1 The Forrester Wave™: Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions, Q1 2017

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