Ascential Software Corporation Announces New Ticker Symbol.
WESTBORO, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 3, 2001
Ascential(TM) Software Corporation (Nasdaq: ASCL ASCL Alternate Smart Card Logon
ASCL Advanced Sonobuoy Communications/Command Link
ASCL Application Standard Component Library ), the information asset management market leader, today announced that its previous ticker symbol Ticker Symbol
An arrangement of characters (usually letters) representing a particular security listed on an exchange or otherwise traded publicly. When a company issues securities to the public marketplace, it selects an available ticker symbol for its securities which investors "IFMX IFMX Informix Corporation " has been changed to "ASCL".
Informix Corporation recently sold its database business to IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) for $1 billion, and Informix was renamed Ascential Software Corporation, which is the continuing business of the company. The company's stock will begin trading today under the ASCL ticker symbol.
About Ascential Software
Ascential Software is the leading provider of Information Asset Management solutions to the Global 2000. Customers use Ascential products to turn vast amounts of disparate, unrefined data into reusable re·use
tr.v. re·used, re·us·ing, re·us·es
To use again, especially after salvaging or special treatment or processing.
re·us information assets that drive business success. Ascential's unique framework for Information Asset Management enables customers to easily collect, validate, organize, administer and deliver information assets to realize more value from their enterprise data, reduce costs and increase profitability. Headquartered in Westboro, Mass., Ascential has offices worldwide and supports more than 1,800 customers in such industries as telecommunications, insurance, financial services The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.
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