BERWYN, Illinois, September 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
arcplan, a global Business Intelligence (BI) software innovator today announced a global partnership with Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), the world's leading analytic data solutions company focused on Integrated Data Warehousing, Big Data Analytics, and Business Applications, to provide customers with analysis, planning, reporting capabilities, and real-time mobile analytics for BI. The partnership will provide customers with a unique value proposition by leveraging Teradata's expertise in integrated data warehousing and arcplan's strengths in analytical BI and planning solutions.
By integrating arcplan's suite of products, Teradata's customers will be able to seamlessly access data within their existing IT infrastructure to integrate BI reports instantly while minimizing total cost of ownership.
arcplan connects to the core Teradata database and provides full integration via the new "arcplan OLAP Connector for Teradata" which allows users to answer multidimensional analytical questions by slicing and dicing corporate data stored within the Teradata data warehouse. With this added capability, large data volumes are now accessible for fast analysis over the Web or on any mobile device, including ad-hoc reports for financial analysts as well as intuitive and interactive dashboards for executives and business users.
The suite of arcplan products that Teradata customers will be able to access includes arcplan Enterprise, a lightweight, flexible engine for Web-based reporting and analytics; arcplan Edge, a budgeting, planning, and forecasting (BP&F) solution that comes out-of-the-box with report templates and a workflow engine that allows organizations to streamline the planning process; and arcplan Mobile, which provides real-time access to decision critical data on any mobile device.
arcplan's partnership allows Teradata customers to benefit from BI and planning applications that are rapidly deployed and built without programming.