Birst delivers enterprise-grade Business Intelligence and Analytics. The company allows users to combine data from different source systems to get answers in real-time within a hosted or cloud-based environment. Birst offers unified business analytics including branded reporting, ad hoc query, data discovery, and in-dashboard/ad-hoc pivot tables. Every interface has an extensive library of interactive visualizations. Birst also allows for annotation on dashboards with “sticky notes” to collaborate with peers with the additional capability to schedule reports and allow dashboards to be exported to PDF, Excel, PowerPoint, CSV and be distributed via email throughout the enterprise. Birst was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.