BROOKFIELD, WI - August 1, 2006 - DM Review, a SourceMedia publication and the premier source for business intelligence, analytics, integration and data warehousing, is pleased to announce the winners of its 2006 World Class Solution Awards competition. Originating in 1996, The World Class Solution Awards showcase industry best practices and mark a tradition of excellence within the business intelligence and data warehousing industry. Entries were submitted in categories that reflect mission-critical segments of the market.

DM Review sincerely congratulates the 2006 World Class Solution Award Winners:

End User: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Cardiac Rhythm Management Laboratory
Solution Provider: Visual Numerics, Inc.
Analytic Applications Category

End User: Airlines Reporting Corporation
Solution Provider: Teradata, a division of NCR Corporation
Business Intelligence Category

End User: Accor
Solution Provider: Witness Systems
Corporate Performance Management and Balanced Scorecard Category

End User: MGM Mirage
Solution Provider: IBM
Data Integration Category

End User: Sprint Corp.
Solution Provider: Hewlett-Packard Company
High Availability, Performance and Systems Management Category

End User: Nationwide
Solution Providers: Informatica Corporation and Deloitte
Data Management Category

End User: RBC Financial Group
Solution Provider: Teradata, a division of NCR Corporation
Enterprise Data Warehousing Category

"This is our 10th annual World Class Solution Award, so the tradition continues with DM Review taking the editorial lead by identifying those companies and their solutions providers that are leveraging BI and data management technology for business advantage," said Brian Cronin, publisher of DM Review. "Today's IT leaders and decision-makers rely on this information to guide them with their own business intelligence and data warehousing initiatives."

DM Review commends the panel of judges for their expertise and time commitment to this endeavor. These industry experts include - Sid Adelman, Jonathan Geiger, Larry Goldman, Steve Hoberman, Michael Jennings, Chuck Kelley, Stephan Kudyba, David Marco, Joyce Norris-Montanari, Mary Jo Nott, Clay Rehm and Jonathan Wu - who selected the winners from more than 70 global entries based on the degree to which each implementation solved a business challenge and demonstrated innovation, measurable return on investment and business benefit.

DM Review features the winners in the August issue. For further information, please visit:

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