Press release

( Business Objects sigla una partnership con Red Hat

La nuova alleanza e' un segnale della crescente domanda di soluzioni di business intelligence su piattaforma Linux

Business Objects e Red Hat firmano un accordo globale di partnership tecnologica. La partnership risponde alla domanda di soluzioni di business intelligence su piattaforma Linux. L'accordo stabilisce che entrambe le aziende aderiranno ai reciproci programmi rivolti ai partner tecnologici e si impegneranno a sviluppare piani di marketing e vendite congiunti per aiutare i clienti ad ottenere benefici dall'utilizzo della business intelligence sulla piattaforma Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Business Objects e Red Hat hanno riscontrato un aumento della domanda da parte dei clienti per applicazioni di livello enterprise che supportino Linux.

ambiente semplice da utilizzare, con la garanzia allo stesso tempo di un alto livello di sicurezza e di prestazioni. Nella prima parte di questo anno, Business Objects ha lanciato la piattaforma di business intelligence BusinessObjects XI, Crystal Reports Server e BusinessObjects Data Integrator per Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Business Objects e Red Hat hanno lavorato fianco a fianco per ottimizzare le prestazioni delle soluzioni Business Objects sul sistema operativo Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Implementando Business Objects su Red Hat, i clienti potranno distribuire le informazioni ad un vasto numero di utenti in modo efficace e sicuro, riducendo allo stesso tempo il tempo e gli sforzi dedicati all'amministrazione, al training e alla data integration dei sistemi. Inoltre, Linux rappresenta una alternativa di grande valore alle piattaforme proprietarie, con il vantaggio di offrire un costo contenuto.

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