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Teradata and Microsoft Announce Joint Support for Customers

  • 13 May, 2004 11:58

<p>Teradata announces it has signed a multi-year agreement with Microsoft to ensure that SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services will interoperate with Teradata technology to provide support, flexibility and increased productivity to mutual customers.</p>
<p>As part of the agreement, Teradata will provide its latest release of Teradata Warehouse 7.1 and supply consulting services to assist Microsoft in testing and optimisation.</p>
<p>For further information, please contact Skye Eggleton or Jessica Sealby at Howorth Communications on 02 8281 3810 or email pr@howorth.com.au.</p>
<p>Teradata and Microsoft Announce Joint Support for Customers</p>
<p>SYDNEY, 13 May 2004 – Teradata, a division of NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), announced that it has signed a multiyear agreement with Microsoft to ensure product interoperability by jointly testing Analysis Services in Microsoft SQL Server 2000 and the forthcoming SQL Server 2005 with new releases of Teradata data warehouse solutions.</p>
<p>“Microsoft is working closely with industry partners to continue delivering on its commitment to provide customers with better connectivity,” said Bill Baker, SQL Server business intelligence general manager, Microsoft Corp. “Our relationship with Teradata is an example of this commitment as it ensures that SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services will interoperate with Teradata to provide increased support and flexibility for our mutual customers.”</p>
<p>As part of the agreement, Teradata will provide its latest release of Teradata Warehouse 7.1 and supply consulting services to assist Microsoft in testing and optimisation. The companies will publish best practices for using the products together.</p>
<p>“With this agreement, our customers can leverage the strengths of these combined technologies to better manage their businesses, improve productivity and unlock their enterprise data to truly allow enterprise-driven decision making,” said Scott Gnau, vice president of Teradata product management and portfolio strategy.</p>
<p>About Teradata Division</p>
<p>Teradata, a division of NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), is the global technology leader in enterprise data warehousing, analytic applications and data warehousing services. Organisations around the world rely on the power of Teradata’s award-winning solutions (www.teradata.com) to get a single, integrated view of their business to enhance decision-making, customer relationships and profitability.</p>
<p>About NCR Corporation</p>
<p>NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leading global technology company helping businesses build stronger relationships with their customers. NCR’s ATMs, retail systems, Teradata® data warehouses and IT services provide Relationship Technology™ solutions that maximise the value of customer interactions and help organisations create a stronger competitive position. Based in Dayton, Ohio, NCR (www.ncr.com) employs approximately 28,900 people worldwide.</p>
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<p>NCR and Teradata are trademarks or registered trademarks of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.</p>

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