DataAssist Spatial bringing cost advantages to channel partners

DataAssist Spatial bringing cost advantages to channel partners
Launched especially for Indian & South African markets the solution aims to make business easier

Online PR News – 02-March-2010 – – March 02, 2010 | Woodmead, Sandton: Innovations in business intelligence technologies may have made life simpler for representation of business critical data but the growth of organizational complexities has increased the concern for consumer friendly solutions. The most prevalent exemplar has been the acquisitions of Cognos by IBM and Hyperion by Oracle and Business Objects by SAP arising customers apprehension about ongoing product support, product direction, and migration efforts. With that the need for simpler but intelligent business tools are gaining ground and addressing this concern Edge Evolve, a leading provider of business intelligence (BI) software, has launched its latest product -- the DataAssist Spatial Module, with GIS functionality, to bring relief to data critical businesses, only for Indian and South African markets.

The DataAssist Spatial Module application is an innovative business intelligence component, business analysis and decision support application that geographical maps as basis of representation of business critical data. Its suite of visualization, analysis, printing and reporting tools helps companies enhance their investment by combining mission critical business, demographic, lifestyle and financial data. With the specialized GIS functionality equipped Spatial Assist customers across multiple industries can now effectively synthesize detailed data into information and present this content in an understandable manner.

Vendors and customers benefit from DataAssist because of its cost effective price points with increased performance, scalability, and data visualization through GIS integration. There are several of these examples. Customers are now aggressively inquiring and migrating to DataAssist as their enterprise BI standard and replacing their existing installations because it gives greater efficiency and faster access to the information they need. These customers are expanding their use of DataAssist to affordably provide multiple users with an online reporting application, enabling them to run reports and analyze data related to their supply chain within franchised based structures. DataAssist end users can perform sales, category, and inventory analyses more effectively to track product sales, product mix, and inventory levels. Unlike other traditional business intelligence tools DataAssist Spatial Module provides information on the desktop through a simple interface that enables users to make more informed decisions about their business.

For channel partners Edge Evolve acts more than a mere distributor of products. It expands the scope of the traditional distributor by adding more value to its channel partners and customers. This is done by assisting partners in defining target markets, sales, product implementation and support. Furthermore Edge also provides to partners and facilitates the training of end users whenever required.

Presently, DataAssist is also offering a license replacement program for customers and OEM partners of Business Objects, Hyperion and Cognos. The offer is valid till 31st July 2010 for customers in Africa and India only.

About Edge Evolve:

Edge Evolve is a leading provider of business intelligence (BI) software. It provides and manages ICT solutions that help clients achieve their business goals. Evolve strives for excellence, value and innovation in service and product delivery to their clients. Edge has distinguished itself as a worthy partner with the prerequisite industry-specific expertise and experience supplying a variety of services to customers. It provides services in three verticals, namely Business Consulting Services, IT Consulting & Integration Services and Software Integration.

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