Pierre Fabre Laboratories Improves Operational Efficiency With TIBCO Software

Integration of Operational Information is a Solid Foundation for Better Business Performance across the Extended Value Chain

Paris, France


11 November, 2010


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that Pierre Fabre Laboratories, the second biggest independent pharmaceutical laboratory in France, has selected TIBCO to optimize its business operations by simplifying the management of systems, information and processes across its extended value chain for improved customer satisfaction.

During the last six months, Pierre Fabre Laboratories has implemented TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™ and TIBCO BusinessConnect™ products in an enterprise-wide integration platform deployment.

Cédric Alègre, application architect, Pierre Fabre Laboratories, commented: "This deployment signals a major change for Pierre Fabre's information systems, and we expect to increase productivity and offer real-time access to information to our users and partners. This business transformation initiative will also improve our responsiveness and agility and is the first step toward a culture of services thinking for increased application reuse."

Pierre Fabre Laboratories chose TIBCO for the flexibility of its licensing model, and for the scalability, ease of development and deployment of its solutions demonstrated during the competitive proof of concept.

"Organisations need efficient business processes, integrity of information across multiple systems and ease of development and maintenance to better serve customers and partners and to remain competitive," said Fabio Pulidori, senior vice president, EMEA Field Operations, TIBCO. "This innovative deployment is seen as a major technology and cultural shift for Pierre Fabre and we are very proud to have been selected as a partner to help them take the first steps towards becoming a real-time company."

TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a provider of infrastructure software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud computing environments. Whether it's efficient claims or trade processing, cross-selling products based on real-time customer behavior, or averting a crisis before it happens, TIBCO provides companies the two-second advantage™ – the ability to capture the right information, at the right time, and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes, and applications in real time. Learn more at www.tibco.com.

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