WESTBORO, Mass., November 29, 1999 - Ardent Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARDT) today announced a strategic partnership with Firstlogic, Inc., the developer of i.d.Centric data quality software that helps companies cleanse and consolidate data in database marketing, data warehousing, and e-business applications. Under the partnership agreement Firstlogic will develop and support a link between its customer data quality tools and Ardent's DataStage Suite.
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We recommend that customers building warehouses from legacy data, which is typically dirty or non-conformed, evaluate the solution provided by Ardent. The vendor should be questioned on how tightly the products will be integrated.