TRIGO WINS IBM BEACON AWARD FOR HOT LINUX SOLUTION.Trigo Technologies, Brisbane, Calif., a provider of Product Information Management software and services, has been honored with the 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) Beacon Award for "Hot Linux Solution" for Trigo Product Center. Trigo Product Center is a comprehensive Product Information Management solution that allows companies to exchange, manage, analyze and deliver comprehensive, relevant, and unique product information via multiple channels across and beyond the enterprise. Trigo Product Center allows global retailers, CPG CPG
central pattern generators. firms, manufacturers and distributors to accelerate new product time to market, reduce cost of ownership and increase reliability.
The IBM Beacon Awards recognize IBM Software Business Partners who have excelled in providing quality e-business solutions and services to customers based on IBM WebSphere, DB2, Lotus, and Tivoli middleware technologies. The Hot Linux Solutions award recognizes Trigo Product Center as the premier enterprise software solution that meets the following criteria:
-- has been implemented in the marketplace
-- has demonstrated a high return on investment and low total cost of ownership for customers
-- has a proven track record vis-a-vis reliability, performance, security and stability
-- has a compelling customer testimonial
-- runs on IBM eServer This article is about the IBM family of computer servers. For the open access electronic text archive, see EServer.org.
IBM eServer was a family of computer servers from IBM Corporation. hardware or leverages IBM middleware for Linux such as DB2 Universal Database, Lotus Domino, the Tivoli product family or WebSphere Application Server.
Alpha Purchase, a leading Japanese virtual distributor of MRO MRO
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The currency market, also known as the Foreign Exchange market, is the largest financial market in the world, with a daily average volume of over US $1 trillion. products and services that maintains an e-catalog of 200,000 products, relies on Trigo Product Center for key product information that enables more flexible customer service and a stronger competitive edge. "Trigo is a core component of this business model, which means that almost all of our customer interactions involve data that has been created, managed, and provisioned by Trigo," said Alpha Purchase's Takao Tanabe Takao Tanabe (16 September 1926) is a Canadian painter.
Born in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, the son of a commercial fisherman, he was interned with other Japanese-Canadians in the British Columbia interior during World War II. . "Customer service and flexibility are some of Alpha Purchase's competitive advantages in the Japanese market, and we owe a lot of our competitive advantage to our work with Trigo."
"It is a tremendous honor to have IBM select Trigo to win the Beacon Award as a leading example of enterprise software on Linux delivering compelling solutions with high return on investment," said Tom Reilly Tom Reilly may refer to:
"IBM is pleased to recognize Trigo with a Beacon Award, highlighting its commitment and innovation using IBM products The following is a list of products from the International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation and its predecessor corporations, beginning in the 1890s, and spanning punched card machinery, time clocks, and typewriters, via mainframe computers and minicomputers, to microprocessors, PCs, and services," said Scott Cooper
For more details about the winning solutions and award finalists, visit http://www.ibm.com/partnerworld/software.
About IBM PartnerWorld for Software
IBM PartnerWorld for Software is a marketing and enablement program designed to create new revenue and marketing opportunities for IBM Business Partners, and provide customers with e-business solutions including products, services, technologies and marketing. The fastest way to get more information about IBM PartnerWorld for Software is through the IBM PartnerWorld home page at http://www.ibm.com/partnerworld/software.
Trigo Technologies, Inc., is the leading provider of Product Information Management software and services. Trigo Product Center is the first comprehensive Product Information Management solution that allows companies to exchange, manage, analyze and deliver comprehensive, relevant, and unique product information via multiple channels across and beyond the enterprise. Global retailers, CPG firms, manufacturers, distributors and other large corporations have chosen Trigo to increase speed to market, grow sales, reduce expenses and enhance customer service through the improvement of content, quality and processes around product information. Trigo's growing customer base comprises many Global 1000 companies, including Alpha Purchase, Buhrmann, Corporate Express, Moore, Royal Philips Electronics, Staples, and xpedx. Trigo Technologies is headquartered in San Francisco San Francisco (săn frănsĭs`kō), city (1990 pop. 723,959), coextensive with San Francisco co., W Calif., on the tip of a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, which are connected by the strait known as the Golden with European headquarters in Amsterdam.
Trigo is backed by leading venture capital firms Name Location Founding date Managing Partners/Directors Specialty Capital managed
5AM Ventures Menlo Park, CA; Waltham, MA 2002 John Diekman, PhD (managing partner), Scott Rocklage, PhD (managing partner), Andrew Schwab (managing partner) life sciences $200M  including Bessemer Venture Partners Bessemer Venture Partners is a private venture capital firm with offices in Silicon Valley, New York, Massachusetts, China, and India. It has backed such companies as Ciena, Flarion, Parametric Technologies, Skype, Staples, VeriSign and Veritas. , Globespan Capital Partners, Mayfield, and Symphony Technology Group.
For more information, visit http://www.trigo.com or call 650/827-0500.