Teradata(R) Warehouse Selected for Advanced Data Management Program at Ohio's Wright Center of Innovation; In Addition, Teradata Supply Chain Intelligence Solution Will Support New Business School Programs, Training and Research.DAYTON, Ohio Dayton is a city in southwestern Ohio, United States. It is the county seat and largest city of Montgomery County. As of the 2005 census estimate, the population of Dayton was 158,873. -- The Wright Center of Innovation for Advanced Data Management and Analysis (WCI WCI Western Climate Initiative
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WCI ADMA, based at Wright State University, is committed to creating new high wage, high-tech jobs in Ohio through business growth driven by commercializing leading-edge research in advanced data management and analysis. Specifically, WCI ADMA focuses on technologies linked to improving the acquisition, management, analysis and delivery of large volumes of complex data. This will result in the enhancement of knowledge management and discovery, quality and security, and the representation of data through visualization and fusion using simulation, modeling and other techniques.
NCR is a founding member of the WCI ADMA program along with other prominent Ohio technology companies such as LexisNexis, Reynolds & Reynolds, Standard Register and Cincom Systems (Cincom Systems, Inc., Cincinnati, OH, www.cincom.com) One of the largest and most experienced software companies in the world. Founded in 1968 by Thomas Nies, who has the distinction of being the longest-serving company chief in the industry, Cincom sells manufacturing, financial and . Wright State University is WCI ADMA's lead institution with cost-share commitments from four other universities (Kent State University, Ohio State University Ohio State University, main campus at Columbus; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered 1870, opened 1873 as Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College, renamed 1878. There are also campuses at Lima, Mansfield, Marion, and Newark. , University of Cincinnati The University of Cincinnati is a coeducational public research university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Ranked as one of America’s top 25 public research universities and in the top 50 of all American research universities, , and University of Dayton The University of Dayton is one of the ten largest Catholic schools in the United States and is the largest of the three Marianist universities in the nation. It is also home to one of the largest campus ministry programs in the world. ) and the Air Force Research Lab at Wright Patterson Air Force Base is collaborating through the Wright Brothers Institute.
The Teradata warehouse solution for WCI ADMA being installed at Wright State University is a two-node 5400E with a storage capacity of 1.6 terabytes running on the latest releases of Teradata database, utilities and tools, including Teradata Warehouse Miner.
"We needed a robust, scalable environment to support the growth of data centric applications aligned with our long-range goals, and Teradata was chosen because it is a powerful, scalable system that can grow as WCI ADMA grows," said Ken Berta, WCI ADMA chief marketing officer.
In addition to the data warehouse solution package, Teradata will contribute and implement its supply chain intelligence software to support the development of the new master's in logistics program at the Raj Soin School of Business at Wright State University. This will enable students to gain first-hand experience in the emerging Data Intensive Supply Chain(C) that will enhance the performance of Ohio's manufacturing logistics businesses.
"This was a unique contract because NCR is a founding member of WCI ADMA," said Greg Stipp, Teradata Solutions vice president. "WCI ADMA also affords us the opportunity to participate in advanced research projects with Wright State University - projects that have significant long-range potential to develop a Supply Chain Center with WCI ADMA and Wright State University."
The Teradata Warehouse provides parallel database technology including a suite of data access and management utilities that can be augmented with a broad portfolio of Teradata analytical tools and consulting services to deliver detailed business insight and enhance the value of a business's information environment.
About the Wright Center of Innovation
The Dayton, Ohio-based Wright Center of Innovation for Advanced Data Management http://www.wci-adma.net/ is a world-class center focused on market-driven research, development and commercialization of information technology-enabled capabilities and solutions. Utilizing a new R&D Center housed at Wright State University and the resources of other Ohio university Ohio University, main campus at Athens; state supported; coeducational; chartered 1804, opened 1809 as the first college in the Old Northwest. There are additional campuses at Chiillicothe, Lancaster, and Zanesville, as well as facilities throughout the state. collaborators, WCI ADMA is targeting a $50 billion market opportunity that leverages the strength of regional industry partners. This focus on rapidly bringing innovation to market will drive the creation of higher per capita income Noun 1. per capita income - the total national income divided by the number of people in the nation
income - the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time jobs and sustainable economic development to the region. The state of Ohio has provided $11.1 million in capital funding to establish the WCI R&D Center at WSU WSU Washington State University
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WSU Walter Sisulu University . These funds are part of Ohio's Third Frontier Initiatives sponsored by Governor Bob Taft and managed by the Ohio Department of Development http://www.thirdfrontier.com/. In addition, a variety of the region's cornerstone businesses, academic, government and nonprofit partners have committed in excess of $32 million in matching resources to support WCI-ADMA.
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NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR) is a leading global technology company helping businesses build stronger relationships with their customers. NCR's ATMs, retail systems, Teradata(R) data warehouses and IT services provide Relationship Technology(TM) solutions that maximize the value of customer interactions and help organizations create a stronger competitive position. Based in Dayton, Ohio, NCR (www.ncr.com) employs approximately 28,300 people worldwide.
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