TIBCO Honors Innovative Customers with Trailblazer Awards

Awards Celebrate Successful Applications of TIBCO Solutions

Palo Alto, CA


26 October, 2017


TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, API management, and analytics, today announced the winners of the TIBCO® Trailblazer Awards. The annual Trailblazer Awards are presented to three North American organizations who best implemented TIBCO technology into their business practices this past year. Murray D. Rode, chief executive officer, TIBCO, presented the awards at a ceremony during TIBCO NOW® San Diego.

The awards recognize achievements in digital transformation through strategically incorporating TIBCO solutions into business strategies. Recipients are thought leaders in their respective fields who shared best practices during the customer event.

"We're proud to acknowledge customers across industries who are using TIBCO software to improve their customers' experiences, launch new ventures, and efficiently expand their digital business," said Mr. Rode. "At TIBCO, we're fortunate to collaborate with some of the world's most innovative business leaders. We want to thank our customers and congratulate this year's recipients on this achievement."

Pioneer Award

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) facilitates the strategic marketing of agricultural products in domestic and international markets. The AMS Cotton and Tobacco Program provides supply chain services and standards used by industry in more than 50 countries. This year, the program expects to test 20 million bales of raw cotton valued at about $6.6 billion. The availability of timely and accurate data facilitates operations, marketing, and manufacturing processes. To meet the evolving needs of customers, the program used TIBCO Spotfire® to transform the analysis and dissemination for thousands of data points from paper-based to near real-time graphical analysis. The web-based analytics solution makes it possible to spot trends in the classing operation and anticipate problems, facilitating an impressive level of increased overall operational efficiency.

Transformer Award

Nielsen understands the importance of knowing what consumers watch and buy so they can give their clients the most complete view of trends and habits worldwide. To drive digitalization and streamline global operations in over 100 countries, Nielsen chose TIBCO® Connected Intelligence technologies including TIBCO BusinessWorks™, TIBCO Enterprise Message Service™, Spotfire®, TIBCO® Enterprise Runtime for R (TERR™), TIBCO StreamBase®, TIBCO LiveView™, TIBCO® Patterns, and TIBCO® Managed File Transfer. This has enabled Nielsen to build tool sets for mobile applications, data-driven processes, web portals, and process automation, which are revolutionary for both Nielsen and the industry. To date, Nielsen has delivered an executive level, real-time view of the global operations team, achieved tens of millions of dollars in efficiency gains, shortened the data collection lifecycle, and improved data quality for their consumers.

Visionary Award

Iron Mountain Incorporated, the global leader in storage and information management services, chose TIBCO Connected Intelligence technologies to support its Business Process Management Outsourcing (BPMO) services for its Latin American operations. TIBCO provides Iron Mountain the ability to scale, deliver services and provide the development and administration resources capable of supporting large growth. The core BPMO services built on TIBCO BusinessWorks, Enterprise Message Service, TIBCO BPM Enterprise, TIBCO BusinessEvents® and Spotfire help Iron Mountain customers achieve significant business outcomes. For example, the service helped a Brazilian customer reduce government fines by more than 80 percent with the automation and visibility provided by the TIBCO platform. For Iron Mountain banking customers, the BPMO service has dramatically reduced new customer enrollment from 45 minutes to 15 minutes.

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Lloyd Berry

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