SAND Technology Signs Global OEM Agreement to Distribute SAP BusinessObjects Solutions
SAND information management solutions to incorporate SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence, Crystal Reports and Xcelsius as user interfaces to SAND/DNA product suite
Hamburg, November 3, 2009 – SAND Technology Inc. (OTCBB:SNDTF), an international provider of data management software and best practices, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Business Objects Software Limited, Ireland to distribute SAP BusinessObjects software worldwide. According to the agreement, SAND is authorized to sell SAP BusinessObjects web analytics and reporting components bundled together with its SAND/DNA solutions for intelligent information management.
“We are excited to sign this agreement, which brings many potential benefits for customers in all industries,” said Christian Niemann, Vice President, SAND Technology Germany. “Combining the SAND/DNA Scalable Corporate Information Factory software solution with SAP BusinessObjects components like Crystal Reports, Xcelsius and Web Intelligence will allow our clients to build powerful web analytics and reporting environments on the foundation of a robust and efficient information management infrastructure.”
SAND Technology’s SAND/DNA Scalable Corporate Information Factory includes a nearline software component that serves as a repository for corporate detail data, enabling implementation of a truly data-centric enterprise data architecture that allows organizations to face the challenges of data growth and regulatory compliance efficiently and cost-effectively.
Implemented as an extension to existing enterprise data warehouse architectures, the SAND/DNA Scalable Corporate Information Factory makes it possible for organizations to guarantee satisfaction of all Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with users, while helping to keep TCO under control by minimizing hardware and administrative resource requirements.