Press Release

SpotOn Systems Honored by IBM Cognos for Spatial Analysis Integration Technology

Ottawa - June 11, 2009 - SpotOn Systems Inc. today announces it has received IBM Cognos' 2009 "Global ISV Technology Partner of the Year" award. This award recognizes SpotOn Systems as an outstanding provider of products, services, and technology expertise that help IBM Cognos customers improve performance management.

(Left to Right) Chris Ovens, General Manager, SpotOn Systems; Mel Zeledon,  Sr.VP, Global Alliances IBM Cognos; Darren Nelson, CTO SpotOn Systems

SpotOn Vantage, released in October 2008, enables IBM Cognos 8 BI customers to embed live, interactive maps from top geographic information system (GIS) vendors such as ESRI within their reports.  "The result is the world's most comprehensive integration of spatial analysis providing the geographic perspective for IBM Cognos BI customers.", said Nelson. "Every data point, regardless of the business, has a location."

"SpotOn Systems is honored to be recognized as IBM Cognos' ISV Technology Partner of the Year," said SpotOn Systems CTO, Darren Nelson.  "This award is a tremendous validation of the expertise that SpotOn Systems offers, and of the significant benefits that our after-market solutions such as SpotOn Vantage deliver to IBM Cognos BI customers."

SpotOn Vantage, released in October 2008, enables IBM Cognos 8 BI customers to embed live, interactive maps from top geographic information system (GIS) vendors such as ESRI within their reports.  "The result is the world's most comprehensive integration of spatial analysis providing the geographic perspective for IBM Cognos BI customers.", said Nelson. "Every data point, regardless of the business, has a location."

SpotOn Systems' honor was announced at the Partner Awards ceremony held recently at the Partner Summit as part of IBM Cognos Customer Forum 2009 event in Orlando, Fl.

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