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MERETHIS Chooses ActuateOne to Extend Centreon BI Beyond Open Source Eclipse BIRT

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), the people behind BIRT® and the leading open source Business Intelligence (BI) vendor, today announced that MERETHIS, the company behind the open source monitoring platform Centreon, has extended from Open Source Eclipse BIRT to ActuateOne® to meet its clients’ evolving information visualization and analysis needs.

From open source Eclipse BIRT to ActuateOne

Since its release in 2009, Centreon BI has used open source BIRT from Eclipse. In response to rapidly changing customer requirements for additional BI functionality, including advanced interactive report development and customization tools, MERETHIS decided to upgrade Centreon BI to ActuateOne. ActuateOne provides value added capabilities for BIRT and will enable MERETHIS to offer more innovative, user friendly functionality to its Centreon end users, helping them to become more efficient.

“Centreon BI, now based on ActuateOne, will provide users with interactive viewing and customization functionality, with high usability and interactivity over the web,” commented Julien Mathis, Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer at MERETHIS. “The update is designed to make it easier to build customized operational or analytical dashboards for large data volumes.”

Centreon BI: Optimal Performance for Information Systems

Centreon BI summarizes the changes and trends in information system activity and analyzes the information using packaged templates or customized dashboards, helping businesses to respond appropriately.

“By enhancing Centreon with ActuateOne, organizations can take advantage of a single, integrated tool to monitor network domains, servers and critical business applications, and also generate and disseminate in-depth and modular reports via all channels,” said Mat Sugumaran, Head of MERETHIS’ BI project. “Centreon BI effectively manages information systems by measuring performance using indicators and dashboards.”

“We are excited to add MERETHIS to the growing number of ISVs that are upgrading to ActuateOne after working with open source BIRT,” said David Armstrong, VP of OEM and SaaS at Actuate Corporation. “Actuate’s OEM customers have experienced dramatic increases in adoption of their BIRT-based applications by garnering enthusiastic customer reception to the interactive, highly intuitive interfaces ActuateOne enables. We have no doubt that the market reception for Centreon BI will be positive.”

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 visualizations, including interactivity, dashboards, analytics, and deployment options to web and mobile BIRT applications, helping organizations drive revenue through higher customer satisfaction and improved operational performance.

Actuate has over 5,000 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.

About MERETHIS

MERETHIS is a French company specialized in IT monitoring.

Born in 2003, under the name of Oreon, Centreon was intended to supply an interface of configuration to Nagios©. In order to structure all the realizations and numerous users' requests, MERETHIS becomes in 2005, the software provider of Centreon. This major step allows the project to evolve at the international level and it is during that period that it takes the new name of Centreon. With over 45 000 users and 90 committers, Centreon software suite has been a huge success. Evolving from its first goal, Centreon is now dedicated to IT infrastructure and application monitoring for service performance.

In order to offer all the essential necessary features required for a professional service availability and network performance monitoring, the Centreon software suite has been evolving to meet the needs of the most demanding Information Systems Division while bringing the flexibility of Open Source Software.

  • Centreon BAM : Improve quality of service (SLA) by monitoring and analyzing the operation of your business processes
  • Centreon MAP: studio for mapping applications and infrastructure components
  • Centreon BI : Design and create decision-making tools you can use to analyze and share the activity of your information system
  • In 2011 MERETHIS released CES (Centreon Enterprise Sever). CES provides pre-configured out-of-the-box tools to automate the monitoring of essential system resources deploy alert management and business service management and set up your monitoring portal and console.

More at: www.centreon.com

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