JasperSoft Business Intelligence Software Now Available on Red Hat Exchange

Red Hat Validates, Supports World's Most Widely Deployed Open Source BI


May 10, 2007, 01:00 ET from JasperSoft Corporation

    RED HAT SUMMIT, SAN DIEGO, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- JasperSoft
 Corporation, the market leader in open source business intelligence (BI),
 today announced that both JasperServer and JasperAnalysis have been
 selected by Red Hat as key open source BI applications to be offered
 through Red Hat Exchange.
     To maximize the value of the partnership for Red Hat customers,
 JasperSoft will be offering custom editions of its products that are
 optimized for Red Hat Exchange. Both JasperServer RHX Edition and
 JasperAnalysis RHX Edition have been optimized to run on Red Hat Enterprise
 Linux, delivered through Red Hat Network and supported by Red Hat.
     "Red Hat's rich Linux legacy will be a great asset to extending
 JasperSoft's technology, which is already the most widely deployed open
 source BI software," said Paul Doscher, CEO of JasperSoft. "By offering
 one-stop shopping for finding the best open source software, RHX will
 further accelerate adoption of open source and BI in the enterprise."
     With more than two million product downloads from over 200 countries
 around the world, more than 20,000 deployments, 6,000 customers, and 23
 global partners, JasperSoft leads the market in bringing enterprise-quality
 open source BI technology to organizations of all sizes and budgets.
     JasperSoft Business Intelligence is a comprehensive suite of fully
 supported BI products providing data access, analysis, and reporting that
 enable BI for everyone. JasperSoft Business Intelligence includes
 JasperReports, the world's most popular open source Java reporting
 software, as well as JasperServer, JasperAnalysis, iReport, and JasperETL.
 The suite is available in both open source and professional editions.
     "Today we are thrilled to announce the availability of JasperSoft
 Business Intelligence software through Red Hat Exchange," said Donald
 Fischer, vice president of Online Services at Red Hat. "We are always
 pleased to offer our customers more choices. Now, through Red Hat Exchange,
 we will be able to provide access to leading open source solutions such as
 JasperServer RHX Edition and JasperAnalysis RHX Edition."
     Other open source companies whose solutions are available through RHX
 include Alfresco, GroundWork Open Source, SugarCRM and Enterprise DB. For
 more information on RHX, visit www.redhat.com/rhx.
     About JasperSoft
     JasperSoft is the market leader in open source business intelligence
 (BI). With more than two million downloads worldwide and more than 6,000
 commercial customers in 81 countries, JasperSoft offers the most widely
 used open source BI software in the world. The JasperSoft Business
 Intelligence Suite is comprised of an interactive reporting server,
 graphical and ad hoc report design interfaces, OLAP analysis, an ETL data
 integration engine, and a Java reporting library for scalable small,
 medium, and large enterprises, for use as either stand-alone or embedded BI
 applications. JasperSoft is based in San Francisco and is backed by leading
 venture capital firms Morgenthaler Ventures, DCM, and Partech
 International. More information is available at www.jaspersoft.com and
     About Red Hat
     Red Hat Exchange helps you compare, buy, and manage open source
 business applications. All in one place. All from one trusted source. We've
 done the work of choosing the right application for you: RHX features
 profiles, ratings, prices -- even free trials -- for every application. And
 working in collaboration with our partners, applications are validated to
 run on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, delivered through Red Hat Network, and
 supported by Red Hat. You'll find the right solution faster--and have the
 confidence of Red Hat behind it. For more information please visit
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     (for JasperSoft)

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