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February 16, 2012

EXASOL Included in 'Magic Quadrant' by Gartner

Gartner (News - Alert) has listed Nuremberg-based EXASOL AG in the “Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems,” the company has announced.

Facilitating the rapid analysis and evaluation of data, EXASOL AG, based in Nuremberg in Germany, develops a data management system. Business processes are optimized and secure foundations for decision-making are generated, which give companies of all industry sectors a sustainable competitive edge by implementing the solution from EXASOL.

Specifically developed for enterprise warehouse applications and business intelligence solutions, EXASolution is a relational high-performance database, the company stated in a press release.

“Not only is the 2012 listing in the Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems a milestone in our company’s history, we believe it also underlines our power of innovation,” said Steffen Weissbarth, CEO of EXASOL AG. “During the past years, we have been able to continuously extend our position in the data warehousing market, such as by introducing EXACloud. We will keep pushing this development in 2012.”

Evaluating the vendors for ability to execute and completeness of vision, Gartner analysts Donald Feinberg and Mark A. Beyer looked into the DBMS market in their annual report. Gartner does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings nor does it endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization.

Recently, the company announced that it has joined the NetApp Alliance Partner Program as an Advantage Alliance Partner. The NetApp and EXASOL collaboration delivers flexible infrastructure solutions for analytic data warehouse management that can grow on-demand with customers' businesses, help them capitalize on opportunities, and increase long-term competitive advantages.

Together, flexible and efficient NetApp IT infrastructure solutions and EXASOL tuning-free, relational high performance Database EXASolution provide customers with a high performance data warehouse management solution.

Raju Shanbhag is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Raju’s articles, please visit his columnist page.

Edited by Jennifer Russell

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