Menlo Park, Calif., March 13, 2000 – Informix Corporation, a technology leader in the software infrastructure for the i.Economy, and Metagenix, Inc. announced a new strategic partnership. Under the partnership agreement, Informix will resell the Metagenix product line, integrated within the Ardent DataStage Suite. Metagenix's MetaTrans software, the first product incorporated, enhances and extends the processing of COBOL data within DataStage by utilizing Metagenix's code-generation technology.

Mikael Wipperfeld, vice president of marketing, Ardent Operations, said, ``We are pleased to enhance our relationship with Metagenix to further enable our data migration and infrastructure offerings. Together, our products provide the powerful tools organizations require for turning legacy data into useful information.''

``We are extremely excited about our agreement with Informix,'' said Lance Carroll, Metagenix's vice president of Sales and Marketing. ``Our product line is a natural extension of the capabilities already featured in DataStage. By integrating our solutions within DataStage, we create a very powerful data- focused solution.''

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