Did you not manage to get included in the Gartner Data Integration Tools (DIT) Magic Quadrant?

Interested in increasing sales and growing your business? Sales and Marketing Directors tell us that being in the right Gartner Magic Quadrant has helped move their businesses to the next level

Have a look at the questions below, can you answer YES?

  • Are your competitors getting better results — even when their product is inferior?
  • Are you struggling to ‘move your dot’ in the MQ?
  • Do your references seem to say something different when they talk to you and the analysts?
  • Did you not manage to get included?

We can help you, this is what we specialize in

We are a team of former senior Gartner analysts who’ve written and reviewed hundreds of Magic Quadrants such as the Data Integration Tools MQ. We have an in-depth understanding of the factors for Magic Quadrant success and are uniquely placed to give tangible advice that will add value when responding to the DIT Magic Quadrant.

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Our clients tell us that we really help them in this area.

“We used The Skills Connection to guide us through the journey of building our value proposition for a new SaaS product, identifying and sharpening appropriate use cases, and collecting the evidence to support our suggested product positioning.”

Although challenging and frustrating we can come up with a number of workable solutions to improve your Magic Quadrant position

How we help?

  • Use our extensive experience as former Gartner analysts to make sure your Data Integration Tools Magic Quadrant responses are the best they can possibly be to ensure success. See: Move the dot in the right direction.
  • Deliver the best possible submission, by delivering a best-practice-driven survey response, a best ever briefing by delivering a differentiated essential story, backed up by evidence, great references and, as appropriate, a memorable focused demo.


  • Make sure your references actually improve the result.
  • Get the analyst to see your company/product/service as it is today and not as it was in the past. More: How to improve analyst engagement.
  • Clarify and articulate your company’s vision in a way that aligns to the way in which vision is measured by Gartner.
  • Get your company into the Magic Quadrant for the first time.


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Well known companies listed on the DIT Magic Quadrant (2015-2016) include:

Companies listed in the Data Integration Tools Magic Quadrant include: IRI, Composite Software (acquired by Cisco), Denodo Technologies, Javlin, Nimaya, Progress Software, Sesame Software, SQData, Vision Solutions, Kinetic Networks, Quest Software (Dell), Columba Global Systems, GSS Group, Smartlogic (was SchemaLogic), Relational Solutions, OpenText, Pentaho, Kapow (a Kofax Company), JumpMind, SAP, SnapLogic, Stone Bond Technologies, Xaware (owned by Verismic), SAS, Dell Boomi, BIReady, GT Software, C3 Business Solutions, DataRoket, Datawatch, InfoBuilders/iWay Software, CDB Software, informatica, ETI, CA, HVR Software, ETL Solutions, DBSync, Gamma Soft, PSB,  Amsterdam, Scribe Software, Safe Software, Queplix, Attunity, Axway, BackOffice Associates, Alebra Technologies, Astera, Ab Initio, Arbutus Software, pervasive software, Seagull Software, Metatomix, Pitney Bowes, Red Hat, Jitterbit, Software Labs, Talend, IBM, Actian, Oracle, WhereScape, syncsort, Software AG, Sypherlink, Adeptia, Microsoft

Access the Magic Quadrant document

Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools