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Actuate Corporation
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701 Gateway Blvd., Suite 600
South San Francisco, CA 94080
650.837.2000
Fax: 650.827.1560
info@actuate.com
www.actuate.com

Actuate Corporation, the leader in business intelligence, performance management, and reporting applications, enables organizations to develop solutions that optimize corporate performance. Applications built on Actuate’s open source-based platform provide all stakeholders—inside and outside the firewall, including employees, customers, partners and citizens—with information that they can easily access and understand to maximize revenue, cut costs, improve customer satisfaction, streamline operations, create competitive advantage, and make better decisions.

Actuate has more than 4,000 customers globally in a diverse range of business areas, including financial services and the public sector. Founded in 1993, Actuate has headquarters in South San Francisco, California, with offices worldwide. Actuate is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol ACTU. For more information on Actuate, visit the company’s Web site at www.actuate.com.


Business Objects
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North American Corporate Headquarters
3030 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 95134
800.527.0580
408.953.6000
Fax: 408.953.6001
www.businessobjects.com/company/contact_us/form. asp
www.businessobjects.com

Business Objects is the world’s leading BI software company, helping organizations gain better insight into their business, improve decision making, and optimize enterprise performance. The company’s business intelligence (BI) platform, BusinessObjects™ XI, offers the industry’s most advanced and complete platform for reporting, query and analysis, performance management, and enterprise information management including data integration, data quality, and metadata management. BusinessObjects XI includes Crystal Reports®, the industry standard for enterprise reporting. Business Objects also has the industry’s strongest and most diverse partner community, with more than 3,000partners worldwide. In addition, the company offers consulting and education services to help customers effectively deploy their business intelligence projects.


Collaborative Consulting
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70 Blanchard Road, Ste. 500
Burlington, MA 01803
781.565.2600
Fax: 781.565.2700
info@collaborativeconsulting.com
www.collaborativeconsulting.com

Collaborative Consulting is a leading professional services organization that specializes in optimizing its clients’ business and technology capabilities. We combine exceptional business knowledge and market-leading technology expertise with an effective partnership approach, allowing us to understand and solve even the most complex business problems. And, by aligning business and technology initiatives, we can help clients achieve superior, cost-effective business solutions. Founded in 1999, Collaborative provides operational consulting, program management, data services, and technology services for clients across the U.S., with headquarters in Burlington, MA. Collaborative’s Web site is: www.collaborativeconsulting.com
DataFlux
Dataflux

940 NW Cary Parkway, Ste. 201
Cary, NC 27513
877.846.3589
Fax: 919.447.3100
sales@dataflux.com
www.dataflux.com

DataFlux enables organizations to analyze, improve, and control their data through an integrated technology platform. With DataFlux enterprise data quality and data integration products, organizations can more effectively and efficiently build a unified view of customers, products, suppliers, or any other corporate data asset. A wholly owned subsidiary of SAS (www.sas.com), DataFlux customers can rapidly assess and improve problematic data, building the foundation for enterprise data governance. Effective data governance delivers high-quality information that can fuel successful enterprise efforts such as risk management, operational efficiency, and master data management (MDM). To learn more about DataFlux, please visit www.dataflux.com.


DATAllegro DATAllegro, Inc.

85 Enterprise, 2nd Floor
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
949.330.7690
Fax: 949.330.7691
info@DATAllegro.com
www.DATAllegro.com

DATAllegro v3™ is the industry’s mostadvanced data warehouse appliance utilizing an all-commodity platform. By combining DATAllegro’s patent-pending software with the industry’s leading hardware, storage, and database technologies, DATAllegro has taken data warehouse performance, reliability, and innovation to the next level. DATAllegro v3 goes beyond the low cost and high performance of first-generation data warehouse appliances and adds the flexibility and scalability that only a commoditized platform can offer.

Whether you have a few terabytes of user dataor hundreds, DATAllegro’s data warehouseappliances deliver a fast, flexible, and affordable solution that allows a company’s data to grow at the pace of its business.


ESRI
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380 New York Street
Redlands, CA 92373
909.793.2853
Fax: 909.307.3046
gisbi@esri.com
www.esri.com

Since 1969, ESRI has been giving customers around the world the power to think and plan geographically. As the leader in GIS, ESRI applies innovative technologies to help organizations create, analyze, and visualize information for more informed decisions. ESRI software is used in more than 300,000 organizations worldwide, including each of the 200 largest cities in the United States, most national governments, and more than two-thirds of Fortune 500 companies. Only ESRI provides complete technical solutions for desktop, mobile, server, and Internet platforms. ESRI's Web site is: www.esri.com.


FAST
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117 Kendrick Street
Needham MA 02494
888.871.3839
Fax: 781.304.2410
info@fastsearch.com
www.fastsearch.com

FAST creates the real-time search and businessintelligence solutions that are behind the scenes at the world’s best-known companies with the most demanding information challenges. FAST’s flexible and scalable integrated technology platform and personalized portal connects users, regardless of medium, to the relevant information they need.


IBM
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1 New Orchard Road
Armonk, NY 10504-1722
1.800.IBM.4YOU
www.ibm.com/contact/us/
www.ibm.com/bi

IBM is the world’s leading IT provider. For nearly a century IBM has been enabling companies to make better informed decisions by helping businesses to generate, manage, and extend their enterprise data warehouse. By combining world-class database software, information integration, master data management, analytics, Web services and more, IBM is now helping organizations move beyond traditional data warehousing approaches toward dynamic warehousing—the next evolution in data warehousing. A dynamic warehousing approach makes it easier for IT organizations to support business requirements for actionable information—not just data, but all types of information with intelligence behind it to help people take action and make decisions.


Informatica Corporation
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100 Cardinal Way
Redwood City, CA 94063
650.385.5000
800.653.3871
Fax: 650.385.5500
myinformatica@informatica.com
www.informatica.com

Informatica Corporation delivers data integration software and services to solve a problem facing most large organizations: the fragmentation of data across disparate systems. Informatica helps organizations gain greater business value from their information assetsby integrating their enterprise data. Informatica’s open, platform-neutral software reduces costs, speeds time to results, and scales to handle data integration projects of any size or complexity. With a proven 13-year track record of success, Informatica helps companies and government organizations of all sizes realize the full business potential of their enterprise data. That’s why Informatica is known as the data integration company.


Information Builders, Inc.
Information Builders

Two Penn Plaza
New York, NY 10121-2898
212.736.4433
Fax: 212.967.6406
askinfo@ibi.com
www.informationbuilders.com

Information Builders created the industry’s most widely deployed business intelligence solution and is the leader in real-time operational reporting. The WebFOCUS business intelligence platform, the company’s flagship product, has the architecture, integration, and simplicity to permeate every level of the extended enterprise. It is the most scalable, secure, and flexible solution in the market and helps organizations build applications that have no barriers. Information Builders is the only vendor with its own complete integration solution.

iWay Software’s ability to seamlessly integrate with WebFOCUS enables unrivaled information access.

Information Builders’ award-winning technology provides quality software and superior services to more than 12,000 customers, including most of the Fortune 100 and U.S. federal government agencies. Headquartered in New York City with 90 offices worldwide, the company employs 1,600 people and has more than 350 business partners.


Microsoft Corporation
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One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052
425.882.8080
Fax: 425.936.7329
www.microsoft.com/BI

Founded in 1975, Microsoft® is the worldwide leader in software, services, and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft Business Intelligence is a complete, fully integrated offering, enabling all decision makers to drive increased business performance at strategic, tactical, and operational levels. Microsoft BI enhances the performance of all employees by providing reliable access to information they need to make informed decisions and respond appropriately to changing conditions that impact their business. With Microsoft Business Intelligence, you can take advantage of your information assets, create competitive advantages, improve customer satisfaction, and make well-informed decisions. Visit www.microsoft.com/BI for more information.


MicroStrategy
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1861 International Drive
McLean, VA 22102
703.848.8600
Fax: 703.848.8610
info@microstrategy.com
www.microstrategy.com

MicroStrategy is a global leader in businessintelligence (BI) technology. Founded in 1989,MicroStrategy provides integrated reporting, analysis, and monitoring software that helps leading organizations worldwide make better business decisions every day. Companies choose MicroStrategy for its advanced technical capabilities, sophisticated analytics, and superior data and user scalability.

With thousands of customer successes and a reputation for innovation and leadership, MicroStrategy is the clear choice for your business intelligence requirements. More information about MicroStrategy is available at: www.microstrategy.com.


Oracle
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World Headquarters
500 Oracle Parkway
Redwood Shores, CA 94065
650.506.7000
www.oracle.com/epm

Oracle’s business is information—how to manage it, use it, share it, protect it. For nearly three decades, Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL), the world’s largest enterprise software company, has provided software and services that enable organizations to get the most accurate and up-to-date information from their business systems. Today, Oracle has more than 275,000 customers—including 98 of the Fortune 100—in more than 145 countries.


Pentaho
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5950 Hazeltine National Drive, Ste. 340
Orlando, FL 32822
407.812.6736
Fax: Fax: 407.517.4575
communityconnection@pentaho.org
sales@pentaho.org
alliances@pentaho.org
www.pentaho.com

Pentaho provides a full spectrum of opensource business intelligence (BI) capabilities, including reporting, analysis, dashboards, datamining, data integration, and a BI platform, that have made it the world’s most popular open source BI suite. Formed by a highly experienced team of industry veterans, Pentaho has a mission to bring innovative, high quality technology and professional support to the BImarket. Pentaho uses a revolutionary approach to development, distribution, and support, made possible by an open source business model. Pentaho is the primary sponsor and owner of popular open source projects including Mondrian, JFreeReport, Kettle, and Weka. Pentaho’s technologies support a wide range of business initiatives from sales and profitability analysis to customer analysis, HR reporting, financial reporting, KPI dashboards, supply-chain analytics, and operational reporting.


Portrait Software
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125 Summer Street, 16th Floor
Boston, MA 02110
617.457.5200
Fax: 617.457.5299
marlene.jaworski@portraitsoftware.com
www.www.portraitsoftware.com

Portrait Software is a global provider of customer interaction optimization software that makes every interaction count.

Our software is used by large organizations to deliver great customer service and to dramatically improve customer revenues, profitability, and loyalty by applying insight and intelligent decisioning at the point of customer interaction.

Portrait Software offers applications and solutions to optimize these customer interactions to:

  • Deliver a differentiated customer service
  • Increase profitable sales
  • Retain profitable customers
  • Identify and prevent fraud
  • Manage debt and risk
  • Comply consistently with regulations

SAP
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3999 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073
800.872.1727
info@sap.com
www.sap.com

SAP is the world’s leading provider of business software. More than 38,000 customers in more than 120 countries run SAP® applications— from distinct solutions addressing the needs of small and midsize enterprises to suite offerings for global organizations. Powered by the SAP NetWeaver® platform to drive innovation and enable business change, SAP software helps enterprises of all sizes around the world improve customer relationships, enhance partner collaboration, and create efficiencies across their supply chains and business operations. SAP solution portfolios support the unique business processes of more than 25 industries, including high-tech, retail, financial services, healthcare, and the public sector. With subsidiaries in more than 50 countries, the company is listed on several exchanges, including the Frankfurt stock exchange and NYSE, under the symbol SAP. Additional information is available at: www.sap.com


SPSS Inc.
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233 South Wacker Drive, 11th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
312.651.3000
Fax: 312.651.3668
www.spss.com

SPSS Inc. (Nasdaq: SPSS) is a leading global provider of predictive analytics software andsolutions. The company’s predictive analytics technology improves business processesby giving organizations forward visibility for decisions made every day. By incorporatingpredictive analytics into their daily operations, organizations become Predictive Enterprises—able to direct and automate decisions to meet business goals and achieve a measurablecompetitive advantage. More than 250,000 public sector, academic, and commercialcustomers rely on SPSS technology to help increase revenue, reduce costs, and detectand prevent fraud. Founded in 1968, SPSS is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. For moreinformation, please visit www.spss.com.


Sybase
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One Sybase Drive
Dublin, CA 94568
925.236.5000
www.sybase.com

Sybase is the largest global enterprise software company exclusively focused on managing and mobilizing information from the data center to the point of action, providing open, cross-platform solutions that securely deliver information anytime, anywhere—enabling customers to create an information edge. Sybase addresses the need for business intelligence and data warehousing with world-class data modeling, ultra-high-speed business analytics, and comprehensive data integration technologies. Maximize the potential of your information assets and achieve better intelligence capabilities with Sybase IQ, PowerDesigner, and our Data Integration Suite. When businesses get serious about business intelligence and data warehousing, they get Sybase. For more information, visit: www.sybase.com.


Syncsort Incorporated
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50 Tice Boulevard
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
201.930.9700
Fax: 201.930.8282
info@syncsort.com
www.syncsort.com

Syncsort Incorporated is a leading developer of high-performance storage management and data warehousing software. For over 35 years, Syncsort has built a reputation for superior product performance and reliable technical support. An independent market research firm named Syncsort one of the top Data Warehouse 100 Vendors seven years in a row. Over 90 percent of the Fortune 100 companies are Syncsort customers, and Syncsort’s products are used in more than 50 countries to back up and protect data in distributed environments, speed data warehouse processing, and improve performance in applications with high data volumes.


Tata Consultancy Services
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Air-India Building, 11th Floor Nariman Point
Mumbai 400 021
India
+91.22.6750.9999
Fax: +91.22.6750.9344
www.tcs.com

Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, business solutions, and outsourcing organization that delivers real results to global businesses, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled services delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development.

A part of the Tata Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has more than 94,000 of the world’s best-trained IT consultants in 47 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of $4.3 billion (U.S. dollars) for fiscal year ended March 31, 2007 and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India. For more information, visit us at www.tcs.com.

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