Hyperion, Crystal Decisions Team on Analysis
As part of the deal, Hyperion will embed Crystal Decisions' Web-based query, reporting and information delivery solutions for relational and multidimensional data into Hyperion's analytic platform.Hyperion Solutions Corp. announced Wednesday that it has entered into a licensing and reseller agreement with the Crystal Decisions subsidiary of Seagate Technology LLC. As part of the deal, Hyperion will embed Crystal Decisions Web-based query, reporting and information delivery solutions for relational and multidimensional data into Hyperions analytic platform. The combination of the technologies would give customers broader and easier access to relational and multidimensional data, according to officials of both companies.
Crystal Decisions has offered connectivity to Hyperion products for more than five years, but the expanded business and technical relationship is expected to provide even better access to relational data gleaned from operational systems since the two companies will work on joint development projects together to streamline the integration between their respective products.