Business Objects (Nasdaq:BOBJ), the worldâ€™s leading provider of business intelligence (BI) solutions, today announced that readers of Intelligent Enterprise have again recognized Business Objects for providing the â€œBest Business Intelligence Suite.â€ The company received an Intelligent Enterprise 2006 Readersâ€™ Choice Award based on the quality and performance of BusinessObjectsâ„¢ XI Release 2, which provides a complete solution for performance management, reporting, query and analysis, and enterprise information management. Intelligent Enterprise readers also recognized Business Objects for providing leading products in the â€œBest Data Quality and Profiling Softwareâ€ category. This is the sixth straight year Business Objects was honored with an Intelligent Enterprise Readersâ€™ Choice Award.
â€œBusiness intelligence solutions have become mission-critical for companies looking to improve operations and make more strategic business decisions,â€ said David Stodder, editor-in-chief of Intelligent Enterprise. â€œThe imperative to deploy solutions that are robust and feature-rich, yet easy to use and cost-effective is not lost on our readers, who have again recognized Business Objects as the go-to company for the best BI suite. Being a winner of a Readersâ€™ Choice Award for six straight years is a testament to the ongoing innovation and leadership of Business Objects.â€
â€œBusinessObjects XI Release 2 is the result of years of experience developing mission critical business intelligence solutions for customers in every sector of the market around the world, and is the foundation upon which our customers transform the way they work through intelligent information,â€ said John Schwarz, CEO of Business Objects. â€œWeâ€™re thrilled that the readers at Intelligent Enterprise recognized Business Objects as providing the best BI suite, and for honoring our contribution to data quality and profiling solutions.â€
BusinessObjects XI Release 2 is the latest version of the industryâ€™s most advanced and complete business intelligence platform. The release brings unprecedented simplicity to end users, delivers trusted information, and makes it easier for customers to standardize on a single BI platform. For additional information on BusinessObjects XI Release 2, please visit http://www.businessobjects.com/businessobjectsxi.
The full list of Intelligent Enterprise 2006 Readerâ€™s Choice Award winners can be seen in the January 1, 2007, issue of the magazine or viewed online at http://www.intelligententerprise.com/print_article.jhtml?articleID =196603898. (Due to its length, this URL may need to be copied/pasted into your Internet browser’s address field. Remove the extra space if one exists.)