Information Builders vs SolarWinds

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Information Builders
Based on 16 reviews.
SolarWinds
Based on 195 reviews.
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Overview
Information Builders is a privately held software company, with its headquarters in New York City. Information Builders is known for its business intelligence tools FOCUS and WebFOCUS. Information Builders was founded in 1975 by Gerald D. Cohen, Peter Mittelman, and Martin B. Slagowitz. Their founding product was the database system called FOCUS. Information Builders is one of the world's largest privately held software firms.SolarWinds Inc. develops enterprise information technology infrastructure management software for IT professionals. In 2007, SolarWinds raised funding from Austin Ventures, Bain Capital and Insight Venture Partners. SolarWinds completed its initial public offering of $112.5 million in 2009. In 2012, SolarWinds' total revenue reached $269 million. In June 2014, the company purchased the Swedish web-monitoring company Pingdom.
Sample Customers
iWay Sentinel: Coty, Prym Consumer
SolarWinds MSP Remote Monitoring & Management: NetSys Network Systems
SolarWinds MSP N-central: Premier Technology Solutions
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Computer Software Company
23%
Comms Service Provider
22%
Government
6%
Legal Firm
5%
Computer Software Company
34%
Comms Service Provider
18%
Government
7%
Media Company
4%
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