SOURCE: Kalido


February 16, 2010 08:00 ET

TechWeb's Intelligent Enterprise Awards Kalido a Place on 2010 Editors' Choice List

Data Governance Leader Recognized for Rapid Prototyping Capabilities, Sophisticated Business / IT Collaboration and Every-Domain Master Data Management

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - February 16, 2010) -

  • Kalido, the leading independent provider of enterprise data governance solutions, today announced that for the second consecutive year, it won an Editors' Choice award from InformationWeek Business Technology Network's Intelligent Enterprise.

  • In naming Kalido a "Company to Watch," Intelligent Enterprise stated, "Kalido is as well known for rapid data warehouse development and modeling as it is for its master data management (MDM) software. Diversity is also shown in Kalido's support for Oracle- and SQL Server- and Netezza-based data warehousing... We like this company's prospects."

  • In their eleventh year, the Intelligent Enterprise Editors' Choice Awards guide enterprise IT professionals to technology providers that lead the way in innovation and business optimization.

  • According to the Intelligent Enterprise press release, the selection process involved a tremendous amount of research and assessment of the past year's coverage and reader feedback by the Intelligent Enterprise editorial staff. The award selection was a collaborative endeavor, with extensive input from seven Intelligent Enterprise contributors. Intelligent Enterprise Editor-in-Chief Doug Henschen was responsible for the final selection of award winners. Award nomination collaborators included:
    • Rajan Chandras, integration expert and author
    • Cindi Howson, BI Scorecard
    • Seth Grimes, Alta Plana
    • David Linthicum, data integration and Enterprise 2.0 expert
    • Curt Monash, Monash Research
    • Alan Pelz-Sharpe, CMS Watch
    • David Stodder, information management and BI expert

Attributed to Doug Henschen, editor-in-chief of Intelligent Enterprise:

  • "Intelligent enterprises aren't just surviving in challenging times, they are optimizing, innovating and thriving with the help of the technology and service providers highlighted in this year's Editors' Choice awards."

Attributed to Bill Hewitt, president and CEO of Kalido:

  • "We have repeatedly seen that neither data management nor business processes can truly be effective without a combined approach to both. Our solutions are designed to meet this need by enabling effective data governance. We are honored that Intelligent Enterprise views Kalido's commitment to diversity in support of business requirements as being worthy of recognition."

About InformationWeek Business Technology Network's Intelligent Enterprise
Intelligent Enterprise ( is part of the InformationWeek Business Technology Network -- a power network of industry-leading and trusted brands that provide professional business technology buyers with the information, perspective and tools they need to make optimal technology decisions. As the only site exclusively focused on the ever expanding universe of enterprise applications and processes that drive better business decisions, Intelligent Enterprise is the expert voice on what architectures, applications and processes that run the business and move it forward. The site connects the people, the processes and the technologies that meet operational and strategic goals, as well examines how the enterprise can close the gap between analysis and action.

About Kalido
Kalido delivers industry leading solutions for turning bad data into meaningful business information. Developed through years of successful best practice implementations, Kalido's robust, business-model driven information management engine governs data across the enterprise and automatically feeds information to industry standard BI platforms. Kalido® software is implemented at over 250 locations in more than 100 countries with market leading companies. More information about Kalido can be found at:

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