Perficient and MicroStrategy to Showcase Innovative Analytics Platform and Business Intelligence Solutions at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo

Perficient’s MicroStrategy and BI Expert Jim Butz to lead demo session on augmented analytics, chatbots, voice, and natural language technology applications to drive business growth

GARTNER SYMPOSIUM/ITxpo, Orlando, FL., (Oct. 15, 2018)Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT) (“Perficient”), the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced from Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2018 it will lead a session showing live demonstrations on Augmented Reality, mobile analytics, and Natural Language Generation with MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software.

As today’s businesses strive to drive the impact of data and analytics with meaningful experiences for their users, they must embrace modern technologies and innovative strategies to inspire widespread adoption. Together, Perficient and MicroStrategy have collaborated on hundreds of successful analytics implementations that enable organizations to future-proof their business intelligence environments while seamlessly spanning the needs of people, applications, and devices with augmented analytics, embedded analytics, voice commands, mobile apps and natural language generation.

During the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2018, Perficient will present a live demonstration of how companies can successfully use MicroStrategy to drive growth and transform their businesses, including ideas on how to implement augmented analytics, chatbots, voice, and natural language technology.

Session Title: Augmented Analytics: 100% Adoption of Your Enterprise
Date: Monday, October 15, 12:40 p.m. ET
Speaker: Jim Butz, General Manager, MicroStrategy Practice, Perficient
Location: ITxpo Stage3 in Pacific Hall, Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort

“We’re thrilled to be invited to showcase our expertise with MicroStrategy at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo to help drive solutions that will have the greatest impact in shaping an organization’s digital transformation journey,” said Jim Butz, general manager, MicroStrategy practice, Perficient. “Our end-to-end business intelligence, data and analytics solutions give our customers the vehicle they need to drive meaningful, measurable, and sustainable improvements for their business.” Gartner Symposium, taking place this week, at the Walt Disney World Resort, features top experts on strategic trends and technologies shaping the future of IT, along with thousands of CIOs and senior IT executives discussing key topics – including data and analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, culture, customer experience, cybersecurity and more. Attendees will also have an opportunity to participate in conference sessions, including Perficient’s presentation on behalf of MicroStrategy, who is a premier sponsor of Gartner Symposium/ITxpo.

Perficient brings a proven delivery methodology for BI strategy, planning, application development, mobile support, visualization, and infrastructure. As a certified MicroStrategy business partner for more than 13 years, Perficient’s team of experts has created MicroStrategy accelerators to enhance the user experience and integrate with third-party applications.

Connect with Perficient’s MicroStrategy, business intelligence experts and thought leaders through the Perficient blog and on Twitter: @Perficient.

About Perficient
Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution, and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions. Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers, and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning Platinum Level IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Adobe Premier Partner, and a Gold Salesforce Consulting Partner. For more information, visit www.perficient.com.

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About Gartner Symposium/ITxpo
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About MicroStrategy Incorporated
MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a worldwide leader in enterprise analytics and mobility software. A pioneer in the BI and analytics space, MicroStrategy delivers innovative software that empowers people to make better decisions and transform the way they do business. We provide our enterprise customers with world-class software and expert services so they can deploy unique intelligence applications. To learn more, visit MicroStrategy online, and follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.