About MetaFacts

MetaFacts helps technology marketers find and measure their best and future customers. Our Technology User Profile survey uses solid methods to deliver quick, customized answers. Additionally, our custom research delivers proprietary answers.

MetaFacts is a market research firm focusing on technology markets, primarily the computer and telecommunications industries.

The company’s research service – Technology User Profile (TUP) is used by leading technology firms for market sizing, segmentation, profiling, and analysis. Conducted continuously since 1983, the syndicated survey includes demographic and comprehensive technology use profiles from over tens of thousands of representative respondents. Technology User Profile offers a solid reality check when what you’re hearing elsewhere seems too good to be true. Like an audit, it can help make sure you have the most solid numbers to assure your success.

TUP minimizes the risk and costs associated with jumping into an over-hyped market with mis-information.

Technology User Profile also saves time and money.

  • Save costs by avoding group-think and investing in markets & products too early or too late
  • Instantly have the information you need by tapping into this comprehensive source

Dan Ness, Principal Analyst

Dan Ness, Principal Analyst, MetaFacts

Dan Ness, Principal Analyst, MetaFacts

Mr. Dan Ness has more than 30 years of tech industry experience as industry analyst, public speaker, writer, software developer, book author, and researcher. His public speaking has included current conferences such as CES – Consumer Electronics Show, and early historical events including Comdex and PC Expo, from Silicon Valley and Las Vegas to Singapore and Brazil.

His research is being used to help create the future. He is continuously implementing ways to develop solid, useful information that help high-tech manufacturers, developers, service providers, content makers, and channels market more effectively.

His research spans a wide field of consumer electronics and commercial technology, reaching both home consumers and businesses worldwide. His experience includes a variety of special interests: statistics, analysis, analytics, writing, publishing, content, digital divide, diffusion modeling, segmentation, social impacts, broadband, large-scale quantitative research, demand-side research, consumer markets, market sizing, early adopters & laggards, adoption & replacement cycles, digital home, connected home, entertainment, VoIP, wireless, retail, and e-Book Readers.

For more details about the important questions TUP answers can answer for you,  review the TUP Answers pages, or send a request.