DM Review Announces the Winners of the 2001 World Class Solution Awards

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Thomson Financial

    BROOKFIELD, Wis., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- DM Review proudly announces the
 winners of the 2001 World Class Solution Awards. DM Review' s World Class
 Solution Awards are designed to recognize strategic implementations that
 represent world class initiatives in business intelligence, data warehousing,
 analytic applications, customer relationship management, and data acquisition
 and integration. The seven winners were selected from a field of 38 finalists.
 Judges evaluated the initiatives based on business benefits derived from the
 implementation and innovative use of technology to solve a business problem.
 
     This year's winners will be featured in the June 2001 issue of DM Review.
 Recipients of DM Review's 2001 World Class Solution Awards are:
 
     -- Business Objects
        Implementation Site: Owens & Minor
        Category: Business Intelligence
 
     -- IDeaS
        Implementation Site: Hyatt International
        Category: Analytic Applications
 
     -- Kalido Ltd.
        Implementation Site: Shell International Petroleum Company Limited
        Category: Data Warehouse Administration, Design, Management or
        Performance
 
     -- Knosys
        Implementation Site: World Bank Group
        Category: Business Intelligence
 
     -- SAS
        Implementation Site: BMG Direct
        Category: Customer Relationship Management
        Teradata, a division of NCR
        Implementation Site: Coca-Cola Company
        Category: Business Intelligence
 
     -- Trillium Software, a division of Harte-Hanks
        Implementation Site: AT&T
        Category: Data Acquisition and Integration  (Data Quality, Replication,
        Acquisition and Transformation)
 
     "Since 1996, DM Review has presented the World Class Solution Awards to
 recognize innovative, successful business intelligence implementations that
 provide true business value," said Ron Powell, publisher/editorial director of
 DM Review.
     The 2001 World Class Solution Awards were judged by the following industry
 experts: Sid Adelman, principal of Sid Adelman & Associates; Douglas Hackney,
 president of Enterprise Group, Ltd.; Jane Griffin, director of business
 consulting for Andersen; Claudia Imhoff, president of Intelligent Solutions;
 David Marco, president of Enterprise Warehousing Solutions, Inc.; William
 McKnight, managing principal of McKnight Associates; Susan Osterfelt, senior
 vice president in strategic alliances and investments with Bank of America;
 David Raab, principal of Raab Associates; Philip Russom, independent
 consultant; Beth Terlip, president of Terlip Information Engineering
 Resources, Inc.; Barbara Wixom, assistant professor of commerce for The
 University of Virgina; and Ron Powell, publisher/editorial director of DM
 Review.
     If you would like more information about these awards, contact Susan
 Halverson, assistant editor at DM Review, shalverson@dmreview.com.  Submission
 forms for the 2002 World Class Solution Awards will be available in January
 2002.
 
      Proudly celebrating its 10-year anniversary, DM Review, a division of
 Thomson Financial's EC Media Group, continues to provide thought-provoking and
 informative editorial for corporate executives and IT managers. Covering
 business intelligence, e-business, customer relationship management and data
 warehousing across all major industries, DM Review's articles and columns
 provide insights and solutions from two perspectives business and industry.
     For more information visit us online at http://www.dmreview.com.
 
     DM Review is published by Thomson Financial's Banking, Insurance &
 E-Commerce Group, which comprises EC Media Group, American Banker, Faulkner &
 Gray, Sheshunoff Information Services, Thomson Financial Publishing, and
 Thomson Financial Insurance Solutions. The group helps more than 750,000
 clients worldwide monitor industry information; expedite payments processing;
 reduce risk and comply with federal regulation; streamline research and
 analysis; and enhance e-commerce. For more information, visit our Web site at
 http://www.thebankingchannel.com.
 
     Thomson Financial is a US$2 billion provider of e-information and
 integrated work solutions to the worldwide financial community. Through the
 widest range of products and services in the industry, Thomson Financial helps
 clients in more than 70 countries make better decisions, be more productive
 and achieve superior results.  Thomson Financial is part of The Thomson
 Corporation (TSE: TOC), a leading, global e-information and solutions company
 with annual revenues of approximately US$6.0 billion. The Corporation's common
 shares are listed on the Toronto and London stock exchanges.  For more
 information on Thomson Financial, visit http://www.thomsonfinancial.com.
 
 

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    BROOKFIELD, Wis., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- DM Review proudly announces the
 winners of the 2001 World Class Solution Awards. DM Review' s World Class
 Solution Awards are designed to recognize strategic implementations that
 represent world class initiatives in business intelligence, data warehousing,
 analytic applications, customer relationship management, and data acquisition
 and integration. The seven winners were selected from a field of 38 finalists.
 Judges evaluated the initiatives based on business benefits derived from the
 implementation and innovative use of technology to solve a business problem.
 
     This year's winners will be featured in the June 2001 issue of DM Review.
 Recipients of DM Review's 2001 World Class Solution Awards are:
 
     -- Business Objects
        Implementation Site: Owens & Minor
        Category: Business Intelligence
 
     -- IDeaS
        Implementation Site: Hyatt International
        Category: Analytic Applications
 
     -- Kalido Ltd.
        Implementation Site: Shell International Petroleum Company Limited
        Category: Data Warehouse Administration, Design, Management or
        Performance
 
     -- Knosys
        Implementation Site: World Bank Group
        Category: Business Intelligence
 
     -- SAS
        Implementation Site: BMG Direct
        Category: Customer Relationship Management
        Teradata, a division of NCR
        Implementation Site: Coca-Cola Company
        Category: Business Intelligence
 
     -- Trillium Software, a division of Harte-Hanks
        Implementation Site: AT&T
        Category: Data Acquisition and Integration  (Data Quality, Replication,
        Acquisition and Transformation)
 
     "Since 1996, DM Review has presented the World Class Solution Awards to
 recognize innovative, successful business intelligence implementations that
 provide true business value," said Ron Powell, publisher/editorial director of
 DM Review.
     The 2001 World Class Solution Awards were judged by the following industry
 experts: Sid Adelman, principal of Sid Adelman & Associates; Douglas Hackney,
 president of Enterprise Group, Ltd.; Jane Griffin, director of business
 consulting for Andersen; Claudia Imhoff, president of Intelligent Solutions;
 David Marco, president of Enterprise Warehousing Solutions, Inc.; William
 McKnight, managing principal of McKnight Associates; Susan Osterfelt, senior
 vice president in strategic alliances and investments with Bank of America;
 David Raab, principal of Raab Associates; Philip Russom, independent
 consultant; Beth Terlip, president of Terlip Information Engineering
 Resources, Inc.; Barbara Wixom, assistant professor of commerce for The
 University of Virgina; and Ron Powell, publisher/editorial director of DM
 Review.
     If you would like more information about these awards, contact Susan
 Halverson, assistant editor at DM Review, shalverson@dmreview.com.  Submission
 forms for the 2002 World Class Solution Awards will be available in January
 2002.
 
      Proudly celebrating its 10-year anniversary, DM Review, a division of
 Thomson Financial's EC Media Group, continues to provide thought-provoking and
 informative editorial for corporate executives and IT managers. Covering
 business intelligence, e-business, customer relationship management and data
 warehousing across all major industries, DM Review's articles and columns
 provide insights and solutions from two perspectives business and industry.
     For more information visit us online at http://www.dmreview.com.
 
     DM Review is published by Thomson Financial's Banking, Insurance &
 E-Commerce Group, which comprises EC Media Group, American Banker, Faulkner &
 Gray, Sheshunoff Information Services, Thomson Financial Publishing, and
 Thomson Financial Insurance Solutions. The group helps more than 750,000
 clients worldwide monitor industry information; expedite payments processing;
 reduce risk and comply with federal regulation; streamline research and
 analysis; and enhance e-commerce. For more information, visit our Web site at
 http://www.thebankingchannel.com.
 
     Thomson Financial is a US$2 billion provider of e-information and
 integrated work solutions to the worldwide financial community. Through the
 widest range of products and services in the industry, Thomson Financial helps
 clients in more than 70 countries make better decisions, be more productive
 and achieve superior results.  Thomson Financial is part of The Thomson
 Corporation (TSE: TOC), a leading, global e-information and solutions company
 with annual revenues of approximately US$6.0 billion. The Corporation's common
 shares are listed on the Toronto and London stock exchanges.  For more
 information on Thomson Financial, visit http://www.thomsonfinancial.com.
 
 SOURCE  Thomson Financial