ESRI announced it was named in the 2004 DM Review 100. This award recognizes the top 100 companies serving the business intelligence community based on a comprehensive survey of DM Review magazine readers. The only GIS vendor in the ranking, ESRI joined other top companies, including IBM, SAS, and Business Objects, chosen in the business intelligence, data warehousing, and data management industries. ESRI improved its ranking on the list to 33rd. Its ranking last year was 59th and was also the only GIS vendor named in the 2003 survey.
DM Review is published by Thomson Media (https://www.thomsonmedia.com), a division of The Thomson Corporation and provider of information, data, and software tools for professionals in the financial services and related technologies markets.
Rankings were determined by a statistical analysis process.