PALO ALTO, Calif, January 29, 2018 – ThoughtSpot, the leader in search, voice, and AI-driven analytics for the enterprise, was named Technology Provider of the Year by GlobalTranz Enterprises Inc., a leading technology and third party logistics solutions company providing award-winning Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, logistics service providers and carriers. ThoughtSpot was selected for its innovative analytics solution that drives operational and financial efficiency for both GlobalTranz and their customers, as well as ThoughtSpot’s strong customer service and commitment to a valuable, long term partnership.
Tapping into Transformation with Search & AI
Today’s businesses operate in a highly digitized world, resulting in an overwhelming influx of data. With the rise of the Internet of Things, connected vehicles, and an increasingly global supply chain, nearly no industry is as impacted as shipping and logistics. Data teams are overwhelmed, unable to answer every possible question posed by the mountains of data generated by these new technologies. By partnering with ThoughtSpot, GlobalTranz is able to provide employees and customers, regardless of their technical sophistication, with a powerful suite of AI, BI, and predictive analytics products to instantly reveal valuable insights and drive better decision making. Simultaneously, this unburdens data teams for GlobalTranz and their customers, empowering them to focus on strategic data initiatives critical to their organization’s future. ThoughtSpot’s analytics platform is so intuitive, GlobalTranz has extended ThooughtSpot throughout their GTZconnect TMS product.
Thoughts from the Top
“Recognizing ThoughtSpot as our Technology Provider of the Year was an easy decision. The ability to not only improve efficiency within our own organization through search and AI, but to bring that value to our customers and partners is transformational,” said Greg Carter, CTO of GlobalTranz. “With such a strong team dedicated to innovation and exceptional customer service, I’m excited to continue to grow our partnership in the years to come.”
“It’s an incredible honor to be a part of the success of an innovative company like GlobalTranz, who are actively pioneering new technologies to transform their industry every single day,” said Anuj Gulati, Chief Customer Officer of ThoughtSpot. “Winning their Technology Provider of the Year award is a testament to both our shared commitment to delivering value through data-driven insights and strong business partnership, I look forward to continuing to work with the GlobalTranz team to disrupt the shipping and logistics industry.”
The Technology Provider of the Year Award is bestowed to the partner whose technology has made a substantial impact on the GlobalTranz network and the logistics industry. Winners are selected based on vendors who:
ThoughtSpot, the leader in search & AI-driven analytics for the enterprise, is helping the largest companies in the world succeed in the digital era by putting the power of a thousand analysts in every business person's hands. With ThoughtSpot’s next-generation analytics platform, business people can use Google-like search to easily analyze complex, large-scale enterprise data and get trusted insights to questions they didn’t know to ask, automatically - all with a single click. ThoughtSpot connects with any on-premise, cloud, big data, or desktop data source, deploying 85 percent faster than legacy technologies. Customers like Amway, Bed Bath and Beyond, BT, Celebrity Cruises, Chevron Federal Credit Union, De Beers, PetCo and Scotiabank have put ThoughtSpot at the core of their business processes. With ThoughtSpot, business leaders and frontline workers alike have made more than 3 million data informed decisions per year.
ThoughtSpot was co-founded in 2012 by Ajeet Singh, co-founder and former Chief Product Officer at Nutanix, the largest tech IPO of 2016, and is currently led by CEO Sudheesh Nair. With a founding team coming from Google and Amazon, ThoughtSpot has raised over $300M in funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Khosla Ventures, General Catalyst Partners, Sapphire Ventures, Geodesic Capital, and Capital One Growth Ventures. The company is headquartered in Palo Alto, with offices in Dallas, Seattle, London, and Bangalore. For more information please visit www.thoughtspot.com.
GlobalTranz is a technology company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics software and services market in innovative technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.