Onyx Software Brings Industry Influencers, Market Leaders Together at Its 2001 Worldwide Customer Conference

Nearly 900 Attendees Gather to Discuss CRM Strategies for Building Customer-

Centric Organizations, Lifelong Business Value and Recurring Revenue



Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from Onyx Software Corp.

    NEW ORLEANS, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Onyx
 Software Corp. (Nasdaq:   ONXS), kicks off its 2001 Worldwide Customer
 Conference in New Orleans today, attracting nearly 900 market influencers,
 technology leaders and customers from around the world.
     Designed to present attendees with exclusive insight and go-to-market
 strategies for the 21st century, this year's conference is themed, "Bring Your
 Business and the Future Together."  The four-day event hosted by Onyx will
 focus on the tools and strategies necessary for building meaningful
 relationships with customers and partners and will include roundtable
 discussions, breakout sessions and hands-on user training.
     Offering innovative views from respected industry authorities, the
 conference will also include a keynote presentation from Don Tapscott, award-
 winning author of "Digital Capital," "Growing Up Digital" and "Digital
 Economy."  Among other scheduled presentations are Brent Frei, Onyx's chief
 executive officer; Lavon Koener, chief revenue officer of Onyx's RevenueLab
 division; Dale Kutnick, CEO of research firm META Group; Kevin Corcoran, chief
 marketing officer of Onyx; Ian Rogoff, vice president of Microsoft
 Corporation's enterprise services and partner group; and Kevin Hoffberg, chief
 knowledge officer of Onyx.
     "This is truly a one-of-a-kind event that attracts some of the brightest
 minds in the business," said Frei.  "Everyone in attendance recognizes the
 need to take customer relationship management to the next level and go beyond
 just streamlining internal operations.  Moving forward, success in this arena
 will be determined by a company's ability to build business relationship
 networks that empower all parties involved at every possible touch point.
 Onyx has had the privilege and opportunity to work with some of the best
 customers in the business, and we firmly believe we have the right technology
 and strategies in place to help them realize lifelong business value and
 recurring revenue.  Together with our partners and customers, we will set the
 standards for the future of CRM."
     The Onyx 2001 Worldwide Customer Conference includes some of the foremost
 names in the world of technology.  Platform Sponsors for the event are Cisco
 Systems, IBM and Microsoft.  AvantGo, Cognos and Genesys Telecommunications
 Laboratories round out the conference's Platinum Sponsors.
 
     About Onyx Software
     Onyx Software Corp. (Nasdaq:   ONXS) is a global supplier of customer-
 centric e-business enterprise applications that power a company's entire
 business world, connecting sales, marketing and service organizations with
 customers and partners.  Onyx products deliver the critical functionality
 needed to attract, acquire and retain partners and customers across all
 channels and touch points providing the flexibility, reliability and
 scalability needed to realize a high return on investment and forge a
 competitive advantage in today's marketplace.  Onyx offers the comprehensive
 mix of technology, strategic services and implementation support to deliver
 enterprise business value through a branded, seamless customer experience.
 Onyx customers include American Express, Broadwing, Commerce One, Credit
 Suisse, Dreyfus, FirstWorld Communications, Portland Trail Blazers, Prudential
 Securities and Sierra Health Services.  Get more information at 888-275-6699,
 info@onyx.com or www.onyx.com.
 
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    NEW ORLEANS, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Onyx
 Software Corp. (Nasdaq:   ONXS), kicks off its 2001 Worldwide Customer
 Conference in New Orleans today, attracting nearly 900 market influencers,
 technology leaders and customers from around the world.
     Designed to present attendees with exclusive insight and go-to-market
 strategies for the 21st century, this year's conference is themed, "Bring Your
 Business and the Future Together."  The four-day event hosted by Onyx will
 focus on the tools and strategies necessary for building meaningful
 relationships with customers and partners and will include roundtable
 discussions, breakout sessions and hands-on user training.
     Offering innovative views from respected industry authorities, the
 conference will also include a keynote presentation from Don Tapscott, award-
 winning author of "Digital Capital," "Growing Up Digital" and "Digital
 Economy."  Among other scheduled presentations are Brent Frei, Onyx's chief
 executive officer; Lavon Koener, chief revenue officer of Onyx's RevenueLab
 division; Dale Kutnick, CEO of research firm META Group; Kevin Corcoran, chief
 marketing officer of Onyx; Ian Rogoff, vice president of Microsoft
 Corporation's enterprise services and partner group; and Kevin Hoffberg, chief
 knowledge officer of Onyx.
     "This is truly a one-of-a-kind event that attracts some of the brightest
 minds in the business," said Frei.  "Everyone in attendance recognizes the
 need to take customer relationship management to the next level and go beyond
 just streamlining internal operations.  Moving forward, success in this arena
 will be determined by a company's ability to build business relationship
 networks that empower all parties involved at every possible touch point.
 Onyx has had the privilege and opportunity to work with some of the best
 customers in the business, and we firmly believe we have the right technology
 and strategies in place to help them realize lifelong business value and
 recurring revenue.  Together with our partners and customers, we will set the
 standards for the future of CRM."
     The Onyx 2001 Worldwide Customer Conference includes some of the foremost
 names in the world of technology.  Platform Sponsors for the event are Cisco
 Systems, IBM and Microsoft.  AvantGo, Cognos and Genesys Telecommunications
 Laboratories round out the conference's Platinum Sponsors.
 
     About Onyx Software
     Onyx Software Corp. (Nasdaq:   ONXS) is a global supplier of customer-
 centric e-business enterprise applications that power a company's entire
 business world, connecting sales, marketing and service organizations with
 customers and partners.  Onyx products deliver the critical functionality
 needed to attract, acquire and retain partners and customers across all
 channels and touch points providing the flexibility, reliability and
 scalability needed to realize a high return on investment and forge a
 competitive advantage in today's marketplace.  Onyx offers the comprehensive
 mix of technology, strategic services and implementation support to deliver
 enterprise business value through a branded, seamless customer experience.
 Onyx customers include American Express, Broadwing, Commerce One, Credit
 Suisse, Dreyfus, FirstWorld Communications, Portland Trail Blazers, Prudential
 Securities and Sierra Health Services.  Get more information at 888-275-6699,
 info@onyx.com or www.onyx.com.
 
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