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Ensemble Universal Integration Platform Drives Industry Recognition of Technical, Market Leadership

Cambridge, Mass.—May 17, 2004—InterSystems Corporation today announced that SD Times has named InterSystems to its 2004 Top 100, which annually recognizes the leaders and innovators of the software development industry.

“Each year, the editors of BZ Media’s SD Times 100 look for companies and influencers which set the technical and market leadership for the software development industry,” said Alan Zeichick, editor-in-chief of SD Times. “When choosing the 2004 SD Times 100, we carefully considered each organization’s offerings and reputation with developers, as well as the attention and conversation we’ve heard around the company and its products and technologies, as a sign of leadership within the industry.”

InterSystems is recognized in the SD Times industry ranking in the Integration and Middleware category. The leading database provider in healthcare and a significant player in other industry segments, InterSystems recently launched the Ensemble universal integration platform. Ensemble uniquely enables rapid integration with a comprehensive product that incorporates the functionality of an integration server, application server, high performance object database and a unified development and management environment in a single, architecturally consistent product.

Building on the expertise that comes from successfully deploying database software on more than 100,000 systems, Ensemble has already achieved success in numerous integration projects worldwide. “InterSystems has a track record extending over more than 25 years of successful technology implementations,” says Managing Director, Application Integration Trevor Matz. “The rapid adoption of Ensemble for successful integration projects means that we are continuing our strategy of delivering innovative software products that enable IT organizations to achieve their business objectives in the most effective way possible. We’re extremely proud to be recognized in the 2004 SD Times 100—an honor that illustrates our commitment to customer success.”

About InterSystems

Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, InterSystems Corporation ( has served the needs of IT organizations and independent software vendors for more than two decades. InterSystems’ showcase products, the Caché post-relational database and the Ensemble universal integration platform, enable the rapid creation and fast integration of high-performance applications.

Over four million people use mission-critical applications based on InterSystems’ software. Twenty regional offices serve application developers and integrators around the world, and 24 x 7 support is provided for all InterSystems products.

About SD Times

Launched in February 2000, BZ Media’s SD Times is the newspaper of record for the software development industry. SD Times is published twice monthly in identical print and digital editions, and can also be read online at

Trademark Notes:  Caché is a trademark of InterSystems Corporation.  Other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

Editorial Contacts

Sabrina Kidwai
Shoor & Company
(803) 699-0710

Maureen Flaherty
(617) 621-0600