WALTHAM, Mass.- July 14, 2008 - Oco, Inc., a leading provider of software as a service (SaaS) business intelligence (BI) and data integration solutions, announced today they have formed a partnership with Business Objects, an SAP company. Oco will become a strategic go-to-market solution provider to BusinessObjects™ Business Intelligence OnDemand. Customers will acquire leading-edge on-demand business intelligence and data integration capabilities that are tailored to their specific industry and business requirements, allowing them to address almost any business issue, deploy very rapidly, and generate a return on investment in weeks.
This relationship brings together leading technology, tools, and expertise into the most comprehensive end-to-end business intelligence solution delivered on-demand. Together, the companies’ advanced SaaS-based technologies provide business intelligence solutions for customers across a variety of industries such as retail and manufacturing, and enable both companies to expand their market reach, functionality, and offerings. The partnership agreement includes joint sales, marketing, services, and product development efforts.
“We are pleased to partner with industry leader, Business Objects, and combine our business intelligence expertise to deliver powerful, business-focused solutions to address customer needs,” said William Copacino, president and CEO of Oco, Inc. “We believe this alliance of business intelligence leaders will benefit our customers and accelerate market adoption of SaaS-based BI.”
“Oco’s industry-specific service offerings and its delivery approach complement our ad hoc reporting, advanced dashboards, and OnDemand business model,” said Mani Gill, vice president of OnDemand at Business Objects. “The partnership will enable us to reach more customers and provide them with a comprehensive, end-to-end solution that is quick and simple to deploy.”
The joint solution is available immediately from Business Objects, an SAP Company, and from Oco, Inc. For more information, please visit www.oco-inc.com/partnerBO or www.ondemand.com.
About Oco, Inc.
Oco’s on demand business intelligence solutions provide essential business visibility, delivering an integrated set of actionable reports and KPIs from multiple data sources to any user in just weeks. Oco’s comprehensive solution dramatically reduces the timeframe, cost and risk of traditional business intelligence implementations with deployment on a fixed-cost, fixed-time basis. For more information about Oco, please visit www.oco-inc.com.
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