TIBCO Spotfire to Host Ninth Annual Energy Forum in Houston

Somerville, Mass.


02 March, 2011


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) announced today the ninth annual TIBCO Spotfire® Energy Forum, to be held March 7-8, 2011. Industry leaders from across the energy sector as well as Spotfire® users will gather at this year's forum to learn and share their insights into how the TIBCO Spotfire analytics platform is being used to help some of the world's leading energy companies.

Overview: Now in its ninth year, the TIBCO Spotfire Energy Forum will specifically offer users focused on the oil and gas industry an opportunity to learn best practices from world-leading energy executives, network with peers, explore new product enhancements in Spotfire and communicate feedback directly to product team members.

The theme of this year's forum is "Unconventionally Turning Data Into Competitive Advantage!" On March 7th, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a complimentary first-come, first-served Spotfire training session from 8:30-11:30 a.m. local time. An afternoon session has already filled. On March 8th, users will have the opportunity to listen and participate in presentations and discussions that will focus on harnessing the power of the TIBCO Spotfire analytics platform to meet the unique challenges of analyzing oil and gas data. Specifically, attendees will learn how to identify the macro trends in operators and leases, as well as discover how to statistically analyze, predict, and map Estimated Ultimate Recovery (EUR).

Spotfire Session: Dr. Michael O'Connell, TIBCO Spotfire's senior director of life sciences, and Tim Crocker, Spotfire's senior solutions consultant will present a breakout session titled "Integrating Spotfire and Statistics Services," which will show attendees how to take a custom TIBCO Spotfire S+® script/function and publish it to the Spotfire library. The presenters will also show attendees how to pull that data function into any Spotfire analysis file and connect the inputs and outputs. The discussion will conclude with a live demonstration of this functionality and an overview of the various execution options that are available to customers.

When/Where: The TIBCO Spotfire Energy Forum is being held on March 7-8, 2011 at the Norris Conference Center in Houston, Texas.

How to Register: To view the detailed agenda and register for the TIBCO Spotfire Energy Forum, please visit: http://www.amiando.com/SpotfireEnergyForum2011.html?page=475049

To learn more about TIBCO Spotfire in the energy industry, please visit: http://spotfire.tibco.com/spotfire-for-you/by-industry/energy/energy-analytics.aspx


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ:TIBX) is one of the leading providers 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. TIBCO Spotfire is the company's in-memory analytics software for next generation business intelligence. By offering a visual, interactive experience, Spotfire helps professionals quickly discover new and actionable insights in information. Learn more at: http://spotfire.tibco.com.

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Lloyd Berry

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