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2011-06-22 09:30:00

ARMONK, N.Y., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new analytics appliance that allows organizations to analyze up to 10 petabytes of data in a matter of minutes. The technology is designed to help industries uncover patterns and trends from large data sets while meeting compliance mandates. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) The new IBM Netezza High Capacity Appliance addresses a growing challenge where organizations are amassing huge...

2011-06-22 07:15:00

LEXINGTON, Ky., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Software Information Systems (SIS), a leading technology solutions provider, has announced a strategic partnership with Netezza, an IBM® company, to offer workload optimized systems that provide integrated software, servers and storage for analyzing and monitoring vast amounts of complex data. Netezza has transformed the analytics and data warehouse landscape with an innovative platform that combines appliance simplicity...

2011-06-20 06:00:00

BOSTON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuzzy Logix, LLC, a leading provider of advanced analytical solutions, today unveiled FIN Lytix(TM), a suite of financial analytics that runs completely in-database. Included in the library are functions for options and derivatives pricing, fixed income valuation, time series analysis and portfolio management. According to Partha Sen, CEO of Fuzzy Logix, financial institutions can use in-database analytics to meet the challenges posed by the current...

2011-05-03 08:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that faculty from Harvard Medical School and Brigham & Women's Hospital will use IBM business analytics technology at the core of new research that examines the effectiveness of prescription drugs and spots potential safety issues. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) Harvard Medical research teams are conducting advanced pharmacoepidemiology studies that look at the effects of drugs in...

2011-01-12 14:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the National Retail Federation conference in New York City, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that CSN Stores, the third largest online retailer of home goods in the U.S., has selected IBM's Netezza® TwinFin® appliance to quickly mine and analyze terabytes of business data flowing through the company every day. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) The new appliance will power CSN's...

2011-01-12 13:30:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the National Retail Federation conference in New York City, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that QVC, one of the largest multimedia retailers in the world, has selected the IBM Netezza® TwinFin(TM) appliance to analyze user-generated content from its web forums. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) "We chose the IBM Netezza TwinFin appliance because of its ability to rapidly execute a broad set of...

2010-11-11 08:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the closing of its acquisition of Netezza Corporation. Netezza will expand IBM's business analytics initiatives to help clients gain faster insights into their business information, with increased performance at a lower cost of ownership. IBM announced a definitive agreement to acquire Netezza on September 20, 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-11-02 07:00:00

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. (ASCI), maker of ActiveBatch® Workload Automation and Job Scheduling Software and other solutions that enhance Windows(TM), Linux, UNIX, z/OS and OpenVMS systems among others, today announced it has joined the complementary technology partner ecosystem of Netezza Corporation (NYSE: NZ), the global leader in data warehouse, analytic and monitoring appliances. The partnership is facilitated by...

2010-10-13 08:00:00

HOPKINTON, Mass., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) today introduced the new EMC® Greenplum® Data Computing Appliance, an integrated data warehouse system using the breakthrough Greenplum massively parallel processing (MPP) architecture. It enables organizations to more efficiently make sense of the massive amounts of data they generate from various sources such as always-on networks, the Web, consumers, surveillance systems and...

2010-10-05 07:30:00

WOBURN, Mass., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Demandware, Inc., the global leader in on-demand ecommerce, today announced that Jit Saxena has joined Demandware's board of directors. Saxena is a seasoned entrepreneur who has spent more than 35 years transforming the Boston hardware and software industry. As the ecommerce industry continues to expand into new and ground-breaking territories, Saxena will help Demandware to scale appropriately, including providing strategies for expansion into new...


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