WhiteLight and LOGISIL Enter Into Global Alliance

Leading International Systems Integrator Teams Up With Premier Analytics

Software Company to Provide Solutions to Insurance, Financial Services

And Government Sectors



Apr 10, 2001, 01:00 ET from WhiteLight Systems, Inc.

    PALO ALTO, Calif., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteLight Systems, the
 leading provider of next-generation analytic applications, announced today it
 has entered into a cooperative marketing alliance with LOGISIL, an
 international software and services company based in Montreal.  With its
 extensive experience in providing business intelligence solutions to the
 insurance, financial and government sectors, LOGISIL will provide professional
 services such as business intelligence systems design and integration
 consulting as part of an implementation plan that introduces the WhiteLight
 Analytic Application Suite into a company's business processes.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990329/SFM010 )
     "WhiteLight's Analytic Application Suite has been recognized by leading
 global insurance companies and financial institutions as the platform of
 choice for transforming very large data sets into actionable predictive
 models, bringing positive results to the bottom line," said Dennis McGinn,
 chief executive officer of WhiteLight.  "Through our alliance with LOGISIL we
 gain strong vertical expertise, as well as seasoned and expert consultants.
 Together, WhiteLight and LOGISIL will support international implementations of
 the industry's leading analytic platform."
     The alliance brings together WhiteLight Systems' renowned analytics
 platform with LOGISIL's team of IT consultants and specialists trained and
 experienced in LOGISIL's proven methodologies for developing and implementing
 effective analytic solutions that transform operational data into useful
 information.  Services to be delivered on behalf of WhiteLight by LOGISIL
 include architecture design, systems analysis and implementation.
     "Of all the applications that we reviewed in selecting an alliance
 partner, WhiteLight Systems' Analytic Application Suite was the one that was
 best aligned with what we excel at -- designing and implementing business
 intelligence solutions that focus on creating predictive models," said
 Salim Kanji, president of LOGISIL.  "Adding WhiteLight into our product line
 up will allow us to create the kind of predictive analytics solutions that our
 customers in the insurance, financial services and government sectors
 require."
 
     About WhiteLight
     Founded in 1992, WhiteLight Systems, Inc. is a privately held company
 based in Palo Alto, Calif., with regional headquarters in New York, Europe and
 Latin America.  WhiteLight provides next-generation analytic applications that
 revolutionize a company's ability to make critical business decisions.  With
 the WhiteLight Analytic Application Suite, companies can quickly create and
 deploy analytic applications that combine the modeling flexibility of
 spreadsheets with the data analysis of conventional business intelligence
 tools.  WhiteLight's customers include Barclays, J.P. Morgan Chase, UUNET,
 Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, Lehman Brothers and Grupo Televisa.  For more
 information about WhiteLight, visit http://www.whitelight.com .
 
     About LOGISIL
     Founded in 1986 by a group of actuaries, LOGISIL is renowned for its work
 with insurance companies as well as financial and government institutions.
 Logisil is a software and services company based in Montreal, Canada, serving
 North America and Europe with 250 consultants specializing in New
 Technologies, E-Business and Business Intelligence.  LOGISIL's client base
 includes such stellar customers as Bank One International, Bankers Life and
 Casualty of New York, Charles Schwab Canada, ManuLife, Sun Life and Standard
 Life, among others.  For more information, visit http://www.logisil.com .
 
     NOTE:  WhiteLight is a registered trademark of WhiteLight Systems, Inc.
 All other trademarks and registered trademarks are held by their respective
 owners.
 
 

SOURCE WhiteLight Systems, Inc.
    PALO ALTO, Calif., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteLight Systems, the
 leading provider of next-generation analytic applications, announced today it
 has entered into a cooperative marketing alliance with LOGISIL, an
 international software and services company based in Montreal.  With its
 extensive experience in providing business intelligence solutions to the
 insurance, financial and government sectors, LOGISIL will provide professional
 services such as business intelligence systems design and integration
 consulting as part of an implementation plan that introduces the WhiteLight
 Analytic Application Suite into a company's business processes.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990329/SFM010 )
     "WhiteLight's Analytic Application Suite has been recognized by leading
 global insurance companies and financial institutions as the platform of
 choice for transforming very large data sets into actionable predictive
 models, bringing positive results to the bottom line," said Dennis McGinn,
 chief executive officer of WhiteLight.  "Through our alliance with LOGISIL we
 gain strong vertical expertise, as well as seasoned and expert consultants.
 Together, WhiteLight and LOGISIL will support international implementations of
 the industry's leading analytic platform."
     The alliance brings together WhiteLight Systems' renowned analytics
 platform with LOGISIL's team of IT consultants and specialists trained and
 experienced in LOGISIL's proven methodologies for developing and implementing
 effective analytic solutions that transform operational data into useful
 information.  Services to be delivered on behalf of WhiteLight by LOGISIL
 include architecture design, systems analysis and implementation.
     "Of all the applications that we reviewed in selecting an alliance
 partner, WhiteLight Systems' Analytic Application Suite was the one that was
 best aligned with what we excel at -- designing and implementing business
 intelligence solutions that focus on creating predictive models," said
 Salim Kanji, president of LOGISIL.  "Adding WhiteLight into our product line
 up will allow us to create the kind of predictive analytics solutions that our
 customers in the insurance, financial services and government sectors
 require."
 
     About WhiteLight
     Founded in 1992, WhiteLight Systems, Inc. is a privately held company
 based in Palo Alto, Calif., with regional headquarters in New York, Europe and
 Latin America.  WhiteLight provides next-generation analytic applications that
 revolutionize a company's ability to make critical business decisions.  With
 the WhiteLight Analytic Application Suite, companies can quickly create and
 deploy analytic applications that combine the modeling flexibility of
 spreadsheets with the data analysis of conventional business intelligence
 tools.  WhiteLight's customers include Barclays, J.P. Morgan Chase, UUNET,
 Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, Lehman Brothers and Grupo Televisa.  For more
 information about WhiteLight, visit http://www.whitelight.com .
 
     About LOGISIL
     Founded in 1986 by a group of actuaries, LOGISIL is renowned for its work
 with insurance companies as well as financial and government institutions.
 Logisil is a software and services company based in Montreal, Canada, serving
 North America and Europe with 250 consultants specializing in New
 Technologies, E-Business and Business Intelligence.  LOGISIL's client base
 includes such stellar customers as Bank One International, Bankers Life and
 Casualty of New York, Charles Schwab Canada, ManuLife, Sun Life and Standard
 Life, among others.  For more information, visit http://www.logisil.com .
 
     NOTE:  WhiteLight is a registered trademark of WhiteLight Systems, Inc.
 All other trademarks and registered trademarks are held by their respective
 owners.
 
 SOURCE  WhiteLight Systems, Inc.