Thomson Reuters Chooses TIBCO Spotfire

Scientific Division to Use Spotfire Enterprise Analytics for a Hosted Analytics Solution

Somerville, Mass.


20 January, 2009


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that it has entered into a partnership with the Scientific business of Thomson Reuters ("Scientific") to develop a hosted analytics solution built on the TIBCO Spotfire Enterprise Analytics platform. The solution will be available as a premium service for Scientific's customers.

Scientific provides information that aids pharmaceutical companies in discovering new drugs and accelerating their release to market, helps scientific researchers stay up to date on newly published materials in their field, and enables companies to get the most from their intellectual property and critical competitive intelligence. Spotfire's unique combination of adaptability, speed, and usability supports Scientific's need to quickly develop and disseminate its information with pre-packaged analytical applications to customers around the world.

"There are many companies offering data visualization and analytical tools on the market today. We chose to work with TIBCO because we believe Spotfire is a best of breed visualization provider in the life sciences space. Spotfire's visualization technology speeds data analysis and insight and has the flexibility to allow us to quickly develop and distribute customized analytics applications for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostic, and research organizations," said Torsten Geers, VP of Corporate Development for Thomson Reuters Scientific, Inc.

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TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a leading provider of enterprise analytics software for next generation business intelligence. TIBCO Spotfire products offer a visual and interactive experience that helps professionals quickly discover new and actionable insights in information. Distinguished by its speed to insight and adaptability to specific business challenges, Spotfire rapidly reveals unseen threats and new opportunities, creating significant economic value. Spotfire customers include industry leaders among the Global 2000 that have deployed Spotfire analytics to gain an information advantage over their competitors. For more information, visit

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