Actuate and CoreMatrix to Develop Rich Visualisations for Salesforce.com Customers Tuesday 30 August 2011 PDF Print We recognised early on that Actuate's BIRT-based applications for BI and rich visualisations are the clear industry leaders Actuate and CoreMatrix Deliver Business Intelligence to the Cloud London, UK – August 30th , 2011 – Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The people behind BIRT® and the leading open source Business Intelligence (BI) vendor and CoreMatrix Systems®, a leading cloud computing consulting company and premier implementation partner of Salesforce.com, today announced that they have formed a strategic alliance. As part of the alliance, CoreMatrix and Actuate will collaborate to develop a BIRT-based application integrated with Salesforce.com. The application will present Salesforce.com end users with interactive dashboards, real-time reporting and analysis for sales, pipeline, account and user data – all in the cloud. "As a premier partner of Salesforce.com we are highly selective when deciding which companies to align ourselves with. We recognised early on that Actuate's BIRT-based applications for BI and rich visualisations are the clear industry leaders, which made our decision an easy one," said Ernie Megazzini, vice president, Cloud Strategy at CoreMatrix. "Actuate and BIRT provide rich, interactive visualisations to companies wanting to harness the value of BI and the proliferation of the Eclipse development environment to better manage their enterprise. We look forward to collaborating on delivering best-of--breed BI solutions for Salesforce.com data." "We are excited to be working with CoreMatrix as they are on the leading edge of cloud computing consulting and implementation," said Nobby Akiha, senior vice president, Marketing, Actuate. "With more than 1,200 Salesforce.com implementations, CoreMatrix has a wealth of expertise that, when paired with the power of Actuate and BIRT, will be a great asset to Salesforce.com customers looking for richer visualisations to present their customer information." About CoreMatrix Systems CoreMatrix (www.corematrix.com) is a leading provider of cloud computing consulting, systems integration, custom application development, and support services for mid-sized to Fortune 500 companies. With experience gained from more than 1,200 cloud computing engagements, CoreMatrix is dedicated to helping customers achieve their objectives and obtain the greatest value from their investments. Customer examples include: American Express® Travel Management Services, 20/20 Companies®, PharmaNet, Wyndham Hotels, Transocean, GTECH®, Citrix® and WebMD®. Actuate – The people behind BIRT Actuate founded and co-leads the Eclipse BIRT open source project. ActuateOne is a unified suite of products for rapidly developing and deploying BIRT-based custom Business Intelligence applications and information applications. Applications built with ActuateOne provide one user experience regardless of task or skill level; are supported by one server for any deployment including cloud and are built with one BIRT design that can access and integrate any data source - including high volume print streams. ActuateOne adds rich data visualisations, including interactivity, dashboards, analytics, and deployment options to web and mobile BIRT applications, helping organisations drive revenue through higher customer satisfaction and improved operational performance. Actuate has over 4,800 customers globally in a diverse range of business areas including financial services and the public sector. Founded in 1993, Actuate is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices worldwide. Actuate is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol BIRT. For more information, visit the company's web site at www.actuate.com or visit the BIRT community at www.birt-exchange.com. PR Contact Carina Birt, Sarum PR PR for Actuate UK +44 1722 411150 Carina@sarumsonsultancy.co.uk This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Sarum PR in the following categories: Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.