Evanston, IL October 17, 2008 -- Aginity LLC, a professional services firm that helps its clients build advanced analytics into software-as-a-service (SaaS) businesses, has signed a partnership with data warehouse appliance leader Netezza.
The alliance will equip Aginity's clients with the data analytic platform needed to deploy more agile, intelligent applications at a lower total cost and at a faster time-to-market.
The partnership will also allow Aginity to help its clients pursue more aggressive data-centric business models that leverage advanced analytics working against terabytes of data. The Netezza data warehouse appliance platform is perfect for building agile, active data warehouse solutions that deliver insights to demanding customers who require near real-time response rates. No other data warehouse platform allows Aginity to achieve the same kind of performance at the same price point and with Netezza's reduced total cost of ownership advantages.
Speaking on the occasion, Kim Strayer, Director, Channel Sales, Netezza Corporation, said: "Netezza is excited to partner with a firm of Aginity's caliber whose expertise in customized, agile software development and business intelligence solutions will enhance the value proposition of Netezza's data warehouse appliance."
Addressing the significance of the alliance, Aginity CEO Douglas Grimsted said, "We are excited about our ability to leverage this partnership to help our customers to pursue more opportunities to be competitive at a much better price point than any of the database alternatives. Businesses that bet on their data, require high data intensiveness, and desire innovative solutions for new data-centric business models, will find the partnership to be of particular relevance to their ambitions."
Netezza (NYSE Arca: NZ) is the global leader in data warehouse appliances that dramatically simplify high-performance analytics for business users across the extended enterprise, delivering significant competitive and operational advantage in today's information-intensive marketplaces. The Netezza Performance Server® (NPS®) family of streaming analytic™ appliances brings appliance simplicity to a broad range of complex data warehouse and analytic challenges. Customers who have realized the benefits of Netezza appliances include Ahold, Amazon.com, CNET Networks, Debenhams, Department of Veterans Affairs, Epsilon, Nationwide, Neiman Marcus, Orange UK, Premier, Inc., Ross Stores, Ryder System, Inc., The Carphone Warehouse and Virgin Media. Based in Marlborough, Mass., Netezza has offices in Washington, DC, the United Kingdom and Asia Pacific.
For more information about Netezza, please visit: www.netezza.com
About Aginity, LLC
Aginity, LLC is a software product development company that specializes in building software that leverages data and analytics. Aginity's experience and methodology ensure clients execute against their business objectives and get a high-quality product to market quickly and efficiently.
Aginity specializes in designing and constructing scalable data factories and data production systems by integrating diverse components and implementing the processes and tools that make them run efficiently. The systems Aginity builds are true factories, incorporating quality control, traceability and active process management to create flexible solutions that work together end-to-end.
Aginity's services include software product development, execution of customized ETL solutions, data factory design and implementation, and real-time data warehousing
Intelligent Software Delivery: Aginity's approach to software development, combines an agile methodology with a deep understanding of a customer's business objectives to launch market-ready software products faster but with fewer risks.
To learn more about Aginity, please visit www.aginity.com