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Ardent

(Ardent Software, Inc., Westboro, MA) A database vendor formed in 1998 as the merger of VMARK Software, Unidata and O2 Technology. Its products included the UniVerse and UniData databases and DataStage data warehouse utility. In 2000, Ardent was acquired by Informix, which later sold its database business to IBM and renamed itself Ascential Software Corporation, concentrating on asset management. See UniVerse, UniData, DataStage and VMARK.
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This effort among Ardent Mills, the fans and the Colorado Rapids has shown what teamwork is all about.
Ardent Mills spokeswoman Mary Ann Strombitski said that the name and new sign are just another step in the process.
Selecting the Denver area as the home for Ardent Mills will allow us to offer great quality of life for employees, provide excellent service to our customers and position the business for long-term growth," says Dan Dye, who currently serves as president of Horizon Milling and will lead Ardent Mills as CEO once the new company is formed.
Ardent Mills also will tap the market knowledge, transportation logistics, consumer insights, food ingredients and culinary expertise currently available through ConAgra Foods, Cargill and CHS.
8220;This Letter of Supply award is an acknowledgment of Namtek's expertise with Ardent solutions and denotes our ability to solve complex data management problems in the areas of governance, risk management and compliance,” said Keith Turgeon, President and cofounder of Namtek.
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An Ardent insider said: "Despite what he said Edward is involved.
A statement issued by Ardent read: "There has obviously been a serious misunderstanding over the last few days about the issue of filming at St Andrews following Prince William's arrival at the university.
Then, in 1999, Ardent acquired Prism Solutions, effectively doubling its data warehouse sales force to 110, gaining 400 blue-chip customers, expanding its mainframe data capabilities, adding SAP warehouse interfaces and increasing its European and Asian presence.
With the roll-out of the new products, Ardent says its DataStage Suite now comes in three flavors.