EnterpriseDB Extends Reach in Japan with K.K. Ashisuto Strategic Partnership

Date -2011-10-05 Leading Software Distributor Ashisuto Becomes Key Distributor of the EnterpriseDB Postgres Plus Advanced Server Database in Japan

BEDFORD, Mass. – October 5, 2011 – EnterpriseDB, the leading worldwide provider of PostgreSQL and Oracle compatibility products and services, and Ashisuto, a leading IT services provider in Japan, today announced that Ashisuto has been named as a Key  Distributor of EnterpriseDB Postgres Plus® Advanced Server database in Japan. Ashisuto will resell and fully support EnterpriseDB’s Postgres Plus line of open source-based database products, ultimately meeting the growing demand for cost-effective alternatives to proprietary databases.

“With this agreement, enterprise customers will now have access to localized training, support and services for the highly scalable open source RDBMS PostgreSQL and EnterpriseDB products and solutions,” said Ed Boyajian, president and CEO of EnterpriseDB. “Given today's tight IT budgets, database expenditures are under the microscope. Ashisuto’s strong foothold in Japan will help accelerate the cost savings for Japanese enterprises while preserving feature value.”

EnterpriseDB enables organizations to reduce IT costs by leveraging PostgreSQL, the world's most advanced open source database. EnterpriseDB products are ideally suited for transaction-intensive applications requiring superior performance, massive scalability, and compatibility with proprietary database products. As a leading distributor of software, Ashisuto provides services, products and end-to-end solutions in Japan. Together, the companies will enable organizations in Japan to harness the power and economic advantages of the PostgreSQL open source database.

About EnterpriseDB Corporation
EnterpriseDB, the Enterprise PostgreSQL Company, provides enterprise-class PostgreSQL products and PostgreSQL services to help IT organizations be successful with the world's most advanced open source database. The company's Postgres Plus® products are ideally suited for transaction-intensive applications requiring superior performance, massive scalability and compatibility with proprietary database products to reduce overall database costs. EnterpriseDB has offices in North America, Europe and Asia. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Bedford, MA, USA. For more information, please call +81-3-6233-7804, or visit www.enterprisedb.co.jp/.


About Ashisuto
K.K. Ashisuto is a leading independent supplier of a large range of software products from hardware manufacturers and software vendors. By combining its expertise in various software products and services, Ashisuto supports large enterprises in each field of information utilization, including operations, database and business intelligence. Ashisuto's mission is to be the premier IT support service provider in Japan.

EnterpriseDB and Postgres Plus® are trademarks of EnterpriseDB Corporation. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners. 

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