J.D. Edwards News Bulletin: OneWorld(R) Xe on IBM eServer; U.S. & International Client Additions; New Partnership With DataSweep, Inc.

Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from J.D. Edwards & Company

    DENVER, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- J.D. Edwards &
 Company (Nasdaq:   JDEC), a leading provider of agile, collaborative solutions
 for the Internet economy, today announced the following technology, customer
 and partner news items.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000807/JDELOGO )
 
 
     TECH NEWS
 
     J.D. EDWARDS ONEWORLD XE NOW AVAILABLE ON NEW IBM eSERVER
     April 24, 2001 -- J.D. Edwards now supports the new IBM eServer p660 and
 p620 midrange UNIX servers, which supply industry-leading technology critical
 to running e-business applications.  The eServers, introduced by IBM
 yesterday, are powered by IBM's breakthrough Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI)
 microprocessor technology.  The IBM eServer p660 and p620 servers increase the
 range of manageable and scalable IBM platforms for J.D. Edwards OneWorld(R)
 and OneWorld(R) Xe solutions.
 ... MORE ...  http://www.jdedwards.com/NewsRoom/archive/eserver.asp
 
 
     CUSTOMER NEWS
     Among the company's significant recent customer contracts are clients in
 the consumer packaged goods, real estate, life sciences and
 high-tech/electronics industries.  The list below highlights new clients in
 Brazil, Great Britain, Japan, Scotland and the United States.
 
      Coty Inc.
      (Location: New York) (Industry: toiletry preparations)
 
      New World Pasta
      (Location: Pennsylvania) (Industry: macaroni & spaghetti)
 
      Pier 1 Services Company
      (Location: Texas) (Industry: miscellaneous home furnishings)
 
      Seven-Up Bottling Company, Inc.
      (Location: California) (Industry: bottled & canned soft drinks)
 
      AGCO do Brasil
      (Location: Canoas, Brazil) (Industry: industrial trucks & tractors)
 
      Berlitz Language School
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: schools & educational services)
 
      Cuisine Solutions Brasil Ltda.
      (Location: Brasilia, Brazil) (Industry: food preparations)
 
      Flytour Agencia de Viagens e Turismo Ltda.
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: transportation services)
 
      Laboratorios Gross S.A.
      (Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) (Industry: pharmaceutical
       preparations)
 
      Nadir Figueiredo Industria E Comercio S.A.
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: glass containers)
 
      STEMAC S/A - Geradores Eletricos
      (Location: Porto Alegre, Brazil) (Industry: switchgear & switchboard
       apparatus)
 
      Terra Networks Brasil S/A
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: miscellaneous apparel &
       accessories)
 
      Ove Arup Partnership Limited
      (Location: London, Great Britain) (Industry: engineering services)
 
      Shiseido Japan
      (Location: Tokyo, Japan) (Industry: real estate agents & managers)
 
      The Miller Group
      (Location: Edinburgh, Scotland) (Industry: industrial buildings &
       warehouses)
 
 
     CUSTOMER MILESTONE
 
     J.D. Edwards customer Atlas Copco Wagner Inc. recently went live on
 OneWorld(R) Xe, the latest release of OneWorld(R), featuring collaborative
 commerce technologies.  Based in Portland, Ore., Atlas Copco Wagner is a
 worldwide supplier of four-wheel drive diesel and electric-powered articulated
 underground mining and construction vehicles, including Scooptrams(R) and mine
 trucks.  The company manufactures more than 40 standard LHDs and trucks, as
 well as specialty haulage vehicles for coalmines.
 (http://www.atlascopcowagner.com/)
 
 
     NEW PARTNERSHIP
 
     BETTER VISIBILITY MEANS BETTER PLANNING:
     J.D. EDWARDS SELECTS DATASWEEP AS COLLABORATIVE MANUFACTURING PARTNER
     San Jose, Calif. (April 24, 2001) -- J.D. Edwards is partnering with
 DataSweep Inc., the leading provider of real-time collaborative manufacturing
 solutions, to deliver integrated supply chain solutions to manufacturing
 companies in the high-tech electronics, telecommunications, optical component,
 contract manufacturing, and medical device industries.  The partnership will
 provide enhanced collaboration solutions to J.D. Edwards customers to improve
 their supply chain efficiencies and manage the entire product lifecycle.
 ... MORE ...  http://www.datasweep.com/news/press.asp
 
     ABOUT J.D. EDWARDS:
     J.D. Edwards provides open-systems collaborative commerce solutions.  The
 company's open solutions give organizations the freedom to choose how they
 assemble their internal applications and how they collaborate with partners
 and customers across the supply chain to increase competitive advantage.
 Founded in 1977, J.D. Edwards is headquartered in Denver.  Additional
 information can be obtained by contacting the company via the Internet at
 www.jdedwards.com or at 1-800-727-5333.
 
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    DENVER, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- J.D. Edwards &
 Company (Nasdaq:   JDEC), a leading provider of agile, collaborative solutions
 for the Internet economy, today announced the following technology, customer
 and partner news items.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000807/JDELOGO )
 
 
     TECH NEWS
 
     J.D. EDWARDS ONEWORLD XE NOW AVAILABLE ON NEW IBM eSERVER
     April 24, 2001 -- J.D. Edwards now supports the new IBM eServer p660 and
 p620 midrange UNIX servers, which supply industry-leading technology critical
 to running e-business applications.  The eServers, introduced by IBM
 yesterday, are powered by IBM's breakthrough Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI)
 microprocessor technology.  The IBM eServer p660 and p620 servers increase the
 range of manageable and scalable IBM platforms for J.D. Edwards OneWorld(R)
 and OneWorld(R) Xe solutions.
 ... MORE ...  http://www.jdedwards.com/NewsRoom/archive/eserver.asp
 
 
     CUSTOMER NEWS
     Among the company's significant recent customer contracts are clients in
 the consumer packaged goods, real estate, life sciences and
 high-tech/electronics industries.  The list below highlights new clients in
 Brazil, Great Britain, Japan, Scotland and the United States.
 
      Coty Inc.
      (Location: New York) (Industry: toiletry preparations)
 
      New World Pasta
      (Location: Pennsylvania) (Industry: macaroni & spaghetti)
 
      Pier 1 Services Company
      (Location: Texas) (Industry: miscellaneous home furnishings)
 
      Seven-Up Bottling Company, Inc.
      (Location: California) (Industry: bottled & canned soft drinks)
 
      AGCO do Brasil
      (Location: Canoas, Brazil) (Industry: industrial trucks & tractors)
 
      Berlitz Language School
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: schools & educational services)
 
      Cuisine Solutions Brasil Ltda.
      (Location: Brasilia, Brazil) (Industry: food preparations)
 
      Flytour Agencia de Viagens e Turismo Ltda.
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: transportation services)
 
      Laboratorios Gross S.A.
      (Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) (Industry: pharmaceutical
       preparations)
 
      Nadir Figueiredo Industria E Comercio S.A.
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: glass containers)
 
      STEMAC S/A - Geradores Eletricos
      (Location: Porto Alegre, Brazil) (Industry: switchgear & switchboard
       apparatus)
 
      Terra Networks Brasil S/A
      (Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil) (Industry: miscellaneous apparel &
       accessories)
 
      Ove Arup Partnership Limited
      (Location: London, Great Britain) (Industry: engineering services)
 
      Shiseido Japan
      (Location: Tokyo, Japan) (Industry: real estate agents & managers)
 
      The Miller Group
      (Location: Edinburgh, Scotland) (Industry: industrial buildings &
       warehouses)
 
 
     CUSTOMER MILESTONE
 
     J.D. Edwards customer Atlas Copco Wagner Inc. recently went live on
 OneWorld(R) Xe, the latest release of OneWorld(R), featuring collaborative
 commerce technologies.  Based in Portland, Ore., Atlas Copco Wagner is a
 worldwide supplier of four-wheel drive diesel and electric-powered articulated
 underground mining and construction vehicles, including Scooptrams(R) and mine
 trucks.  The company manufactures more than 40 standard LHDs and trucks, as
 well as specialty haulage vehicles for coalmines.
 (http://www.atlascopcowagner.com/)
 
 
     NEW PARTNERSHIP
 
     BETTER VISIBILITY MEANS BETTER PLANNING:
     J.D. EDWARDS SELECTS DATASWEEP AS COLLABORATIVE MANUFACTURING PARTNER
     San Jose, Calif. (April 24, 2001) -- J.D. Edwards is partnering with
 DataSweep Inc., the leading provider of real-time collaborative manufacturing
 solutions, to deliver integrated supply chain solutions to manufacturing
 companies in the high-tech electronics, telecommunications, optical component,
 contract manufacturing, and medical device industries.  The partnership will
 provide enhanced collaboration solutions to J.D. Edwards customers to improve
 their supply chain efficiencies and manage the entire product lifecycle.
 ... MORE ...  http://www.datasweep.com/news/press.asp
 
     ABOUT J.D. EDWARDS:
     J.D. Edwards provides open-systems collaborative commerce solutions.  The
 company's open solutions give organizations the freedom to choose how they
 assemble their internal applications and how they collaborate with partners
 and customers across the supply chain to increase competitive advantage.
 Founded in 1977, J.D. Edwards is headquartered in Denver.  Additional
 information can be obtained by contacting the company via the Internet at
 www.jdedwards.com or at 1-800-727-5333.
 
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