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Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2013/03/25 - TIBCO Software Inc. today announced it has acquired Maporama Solutions, a privately-held, cloud-based provider of location intelligence and geospatial analytics solutions (NASDAQ: TIBX) - TIBCO.com. NASDAQ: TIBX
Maporama Solutions enables enterprises to compress decision-making cycles, optimize resource allocation, and match supply with demand within the context of location. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Maporama provides a powerful complement to TIBCO Spotfire® as well as TIBCO's event-enabled infrastructure, cloud, loyalty, and social software platform products.
"By combining Maporama's digital mapping and geospatial capabilities with Spotfire's market-leading analytics and data discovery platform, we will increase the value we provide to our customers, enabling them to solve new location-based business problems and make more informed decisions," said Lars Bauerle, VP Spotfire Product Strategy. "With 80% of business data having a location component, wide global adoption of mobile devices, and an increasing need for real-time information, enterprises are seizing new opportunities around customer loyalty, transportation, and supply chain efficiency. We are excited about these powerful geospatial capabilities and look forward to providing enhanced enterprise-class solutions to our customers."
About Maporama Solutions
Maporama Solutions combines the strengths of geographic information and business intelligence to add value to enterprise data, assist decision making, optimize resource allocation and match supply with demand in the context of location. With more than 12 years of experience and a customer portfolio of more than 100 international clients, Maporama occupies a unique position among Location Intelligence specialists, focusing on the "geovisualization" of business data.
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