University of Maryland, College Park
Spring 2006
Viz4All Hyunyoung Song (hsong@cs) Maryam Farboodi (farboodi@cs) Hamid Haidarian Shahri(hamid@cs)

In this page, we list the companies covered from 2005 infoviz project under Visualization Companies section. Then, under General, we list all general business intelligence and/or statistical analysis software companies with some visualization functionality. Finally, under InfoViz section, companies with products that is focused on Information Visualization are listed.


Visualization Companies

HiveGroup


The Hive Group, founded in 2000, produces software for better search through large amounts of information. The advanced visual interface creates colorful treemaps that allow users to find things quickly - with a new level of understanding.
Whether it's shopping for electronics, monitoring oil production, searching for news articles, tracking security events, managing inventory, or analyzing corporate data warehouses, Honeycomb™ can help in visualization. Some of the applications available are: managing sales organization, uncovering quality issues, and managing raw material procurement.

InXight

Founded in 1997, Inxight came out of a NLP research company in Xerox Park. It is the leader in federated search, high-fidelity extraction and visualization, enabling enterprise, government, and OEM customers to discover, organize, and understand information contained in unstructured text in all major languages.
Inxight solutions allow its customers to access, cluster, and be alerted to relevant information contained in the open Web, deep Web, subscription, and internal sources.
Capable of identifying out-of-the-box more than 35 types of information within a document, entity extraction can also be customized to recognize pattern- or list-based industry- or customer-specific entities, events, and relationships.

ClockWise3D

ClockWise Technologies Ltd. is a leading developer of advanced, interactive 3D technologies for operating systems. ClockWise’s flagship product, Win3D, is the first 3D desktop platform for the Windows OS. Win3D transforms the standard, ‘flat’ 2D desktop into an interactive and engaging 3D platform for computing.
ClockWise creates customized versions of Win3D for leading third party companies. Win3D is a front-end solution for companies, enabling companies to extend the power of their brands to users’ desktops. Customized Win3Ds are tailor made to our partner’s specifications and feature unique designs, advanced desktop features and the integration of leading content and service offerings.


General
General business intelligence and/or statistical analysis software companies with some visualization functionality

SAS

http://www.sas.com
Major company offering statistical analysis and visualization.

Cognos

http://www.cognos.com
Visual-related emphasis on standard charting and dashboards.

Business Objects

http://www.businessobjects.com
http://www.infommersion.com
Visual-related functionality focuses on standard charting and dashboards.

Hyperion Solutions

http://www.hyperion.com/
Visual-related functionality focuses on standard charting and dashboards.

Information Builders

http://www.informationbuilders.com/
Visual-related functionality focuses on standard charting and dashboards.

ProClarity

http://www.proclarity.com/
Visual-related functionality focuses on standard charting and dashboards.

PolyVista

http://www.polyvista.com
Visual-related functionality focuses on standard charting and dashboards.

Siebel Systems

http://www.siebel.com/
Visual-related functionality focuses on dashboards.

Informatica

http://www.informatica.com/
Visual-related functionality focuses on dashboards.

Insightful

http://www.insightful.com/
Statistical analysis.

Visual Numerics

http://www.vni.com/
Statistical analysis.

InfoViz
Companies focused primarily or exclusively on information visualization

Spotfire

http://www.spotfire.com/
Visual analysis.

Tableau Software

http://www.tableausoftware.com/
Visual analysis.

Maya Viz

http://www.mayaviz.com/
Visual analysis.

MacroFocus

http://www.macrofocus.com/
Visual analysis.

NetViz

http://www.netviz.com/
Visual analysis, especially of relationships and of multivariate data.

Data Desk

http://www.datadesk.com/
Visual analysis.

Oculus Info

http://www.oculusinfo.com/
Visual analysis.

Advizor Solutions

http://www.advizorsolutions.com
Visual analysis.

Advanced Visual Systems

http://www.avs.com/
Visual analysis.

ILOG

http://www.ilog.com/
Visual analysis.

Inxight

http://www.inxight.com/
Visual analysis tools.

The Hive Group

http://www.hivegroup.com/
Treemaps for visual analysis.

PanOpticon

http://www.panopticon.com/
Treemaps for visual analysis.

OmniViz

http://www.omniviz.com/
Visual analysis.

Compudigm

http://www.compudigm.com/
Visual analysis.

Antarctica Systems

http://www.antartica.net/
Visual analysis.

Intercon

http://www.interconus.com
Visual analysis, especially for healthcare.

Miner3D

http://www.miner3d.com/
Visual analysis, especially using 3-D graphics.

Iokio

http://www.iokio.com/
Visual analysis and web search/navigation.

ThinkAnalytics

http://www.thinkanalytics.com
Visual analysis, especially of customer data.

VoxVue

http://www.voxvue.com
Visual analysis.

Metapraxis

http://www.metapraxis.com/
Visual predictive analysis.

LabEscape

http://www.labescape.com
Treemaps for visual analysis.

FYI Corporation

http://www.fyicorp.com/
Real-time monitoring of multivariate data.

Corda Technologies

http://www.corda.com/
Dashboards.

Celequest

http://www.celequest.com/
Dashboards.

iViz Group

http://www.idashboards.com/
Dashboards.

iDashes

http://www.idashes.net/
Dashboards.

Distributive Management

http://www.distributive.com/
Dashboards.

Theoris

http://www.theoris.com
Dashboards.

Obvient

http://www.obvient.com/
Dashboards.

Managed Objects

http://www.managedobjects.com/
Dashboards for BSM (business service management).

Visium Solutions

http://www.visiumsolutions.com
Visualization for displaying performance information, such as in dashboards.

Tom Sawyer

http://www.tomsawyer.com/
Graph visualization and analysis

Visual Mining, Inc.

http://www.visualmining.com/
Charting tools and dashboards.

Visual Engineering

http://www.ve.com/
Web-based charting tools and dashboards.

Visual Analytics

http://www.visualanalytics.com
Interactive node-link displays for navigating and analyzing relationships.

I2 Inc

http://www.i2.co.uk/
Interactive node-link displays for navigating and analyzing relationships.

AiSee

http://www.aisee.com/
Interactive node-link displays for navigating and
analyzing relationships.

Quaris

http://www.quaris.com/
Interactive node-link displays for analyzing relationships.

TouchGraph

http://www.touchgraph.com/
Interactive node-link displays for analyzing relationships.

ThinkMap

http://www.thinkmap.com
Interactive node-link displays for navigating and analyzing relationships.

TheBrain

http://www.thebrain.com
Interactive node-link displays navigating and analyzing relationships.

Netmapanalytics

http://www.netmapanalytics.com/
Interactive node-link displays for navigating and analyzing relationships.

Sandia Labs

http://www.cs.sandia.gov/projects/VxInsight.html
Tool (VxInsight)for discovering relationships within large databases.

Aduna

http://www.aduna.com/
Visual search.

Grokker

http://www.grokker.com/
Visual search of unstructured data.

ESRI

http://www.esri.com
GIS visualization.