Gartner defines vendors in the Leaders quadrant as companies that drive market transformation, have the highest combined scores for ability to execute and completeness of vision and are prepared for the future with a clear vision.
Furthermore, Leaders have strong channel partners, a presence in multiple regions, consistent financial performance, broad platform support and good customer support. In addition, they dominate in one or more technologies or vertical markets. Leaders are aware of the ecosystem into which their own offerings need to fit.
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