Oita Bank selects SAS® Marketing Automation on Teradata to revitalize its business intelligence capacities.
Japan-based Oita Bank has selected SAS, the leader in business analytics software and services, and Teradata, the world’s largest company solely focused on data warehousing, to help revitalize its business intelligence capabilities. With the help of SAS Marketing Automation, Teradata Active Enterprise Data Warehouse platform, and the Teradata AccessNavigatorWeb query tool, Oita Bank can store six times the previous volume of data and process that data three times faster to meet ever-changing marketing needs.
Memphis Police Department reduces crime rates with IBM predictive analytics software.
IBM today announced that Memphis Police Department (MPD) has enhanced its crime fighting techniques with IBM predictive analytics software and reduced serious crime by more than 30 percent, including a 15 percent reduction in violent crimes since 2006.
MetroPCS connects with Netezza's TwinFin.
Netezza Corporation, the global leader in data warehouse, analytic and monitoring appliances, today announced that MetroPCS Wireless, Inc., the nation’s leading provider of unlimited, flat-rate no annual contract wireless communications service, has selected the Netezza® TwinFin™ appliance and ADRM Software’s CDMA Wireless Data Model to be the foundation for its enterprise data warehouse (EDW).
SAP extends offer to acquire Sybase, Inc.
SAP AG announced that its indirectly wholly-owned subsidiary, Sheffield Acquisition Corp., has extended the expiration of its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Sybase, Inc., at a price of $65.00 per share, to 9:00 p.m., New York City time, on July 26, 2010, unless further extended. The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 9:00 p.m., New York City time, on July 16, 2010. The tender offer is being made pursuant to an Offer to Purchase, dated May 26, 2010, as amended, and in connection with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated May 12, 2010, by and among SAP America, Inc., Sheffield Acquisition Corp. and Sybase, which SAP and Sybase announced on May 12, 2010.
Teradata and ESRI offer customers advanced geospatial intelligence.
Teradata Corporation and ESRI announced that their new relationship will enable customers to integrate business and geospatial data in a single database, perform advanced analytics and deliver geospatial intelligence to business users to improve decision-making.