The business intelligence sector has seen a number of recent acquisitions. This has been driven in part by the amount of venture capital that has been pumped into the space.
Crazy valuations have led to vast sums of capital being poured into businesses that simply can’t grow fast enough to drive a return on the investment. Rather than being driven by organic growth, many have found themselves dictated to by a 12 to 18 month investment cycle.
It’s a very different path than the one we’ve taken at Yellowfin.