January 24, 2008 09:15 ET

Ipedo Adds Support for Netezza

Integration Allows Drag-and-Drop View Creation; On-the-Fly Data Source Combination

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - January 24, 2008) - Ipedo, a global provider of enterprise information virtualization software, today announced support for the Netezza Performance Server® appliance. Ipedo XIP can now create virtual views that combine data from Netezza with data from other relational databases and Web Services.

With this integration, customers can easily explore data in Netezza servers using Ipedo's graphical modeling interface to create virtual tables for use in BI and reporting applications. Data in Netezza can be combined with data from other relational databases, data marts and Web Services, giving organizations the most complete set of information available to make critical business decisions.

"We are increasingly seeing Netezza appliances in use in our customer base, and we wanted to make it as easy as possible for our customers to include this data in their models," said Nick Zhang, CEO of Ipedo. "We are pleased to now be able to offer optimized support for Netezza to allow broader data sets to be used in critical business applications."

Netezza's enterprise-class streaming analytic™ appliance, combined with Ipedo's powerful data virtualization platform, provides high-performance terascale analytics with real time information virtualization. Working together, these products provide the highest speed analytical processing with the broadest, most flexible real time data integration capabilities on the market. Also part of the integration, Ipedo's query federator can now take advantage of Netezza's high-speed query engine, improving response time to critical business queries.

"By formalizing their connectivity with the Netezza appliance, Ipedo is able to service the needs of our joint customers more effectively," said Vishal Daga, Director, Partner Marketing, Netezza Corp. "Many organizations today are facing analytic scenarios that require data to be combined on the fly across multiple systems. By partnering with companies like Ipedo, we are providing our customers with greater flexibility in implementing such capabilities around Netezza."

Ipedo XIP is a powerful data virtualization platform that allows organizations to aggregate and present information in real time, without the need to perform bulk data movement. Ipedo's patented approach treats existing corporate databases and Web Services as a single, virtual data source that applications or users can access using industry-standard protocols. This allows users to gain customized access to the information they need, in a context that makes sense, all while leveraging existing IT investments. With its dual SQL and XQuery engines, Ipedo XIP is the only information virtualization server built from the ground up to emulate today's database architectures. Ipedo XIP also contains a powerful set of performance and security management capabilities that balance user needs with corporate policies.

About Ipedo

Ipedo is a leading provider of enterprise information virtualization software that helps organizations make better use of their information through virtualization. The award-winning Ipedo XIP platform uses advanced query distribution and caching technologies to create a virtual data layer that delivers data instantly to users, while reducing the cost and complexity moving and combining disparate data sources. Leading organizations around the world in financial services, government, life sciences, manufacturing, telecommunications and high technology rely on Ipedo to power a range of business critical applications. Ipedo is headquartered in Redwood City, California, and available on the Web at

Ipedo, Ipedo XIP and Dual-Core Query Architecture are trademarks of Ipedo. All other products and services mentioned are trademarks of their respective companies.

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