Brookfield, WI, December 22, 2008 — SourceMedia and DM Review are pleased to announce the winners of the 2008 Innovative Solution Awards.

Competitive advantage is based on innovative uses of technology across and beyond the organization that result in high impact and value creation. DM Review’s Innovative Solution Award was created to recognize solutions that are groundbreaking and provide quantifiable business value. DM Review is proud to recognize the innovation and inventiveness of the forward-looking companies honored today. Congratulations to the 2008 DM Review Innovative Solution Award winners.

Business Intelligence/Analytics: State of Louisiana, Department of Social Services
with Information Builders

Business Process Management: Concur
with Appian

Data Integration: Pfizer Inc.
with Composite Software

Data Management: SureScripts
with Initiate Systems

Data Warehousing: Abbott Laboratories
with Kalido

Data Warehousing: Convergence CT
with IBM

Enterprise Application Integration: Univé Verzekeringen
with AmberPoint

Enterprise Content Management: Reed Business
with Teragram Corp.

Other: CNH
with Consona Corp.

Performance Management: Presbyterian Healthcare Services
with Actuate Corporation

Performance Management: Schneider National, Inc.
with Cognizant Technology Solutions

“We were impressed with the quality of submissions this year, many of which demonstrated the innovative use of different technologies in tandem,” says Jim Ericson, DM Review Editorial Director. “It reflects the creativity that IT and business leaders are bringing to bear in solutions directed at specific business problems.”

DM Review editors took a great deal of care and time in considering each submission for its innovativeness and business value. The editors review case studies and product pitches everyday. Based on this experience, DM Review editors deliberated extensively to choose the solutions they felt best exemplified unique software solutions or a new application of traditional software to achieve exceptional business value from 71 submissions received in eight categories.

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