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Actuate Launches BIRT Exchange

Developer Community Site, a Dedicated Resource for Eclipse BIRT and the Actuate BIRT Product Line

San Mateo, Calif. – September 24, 2007

Core News Facts:

 BIRT Exchange:  
Available on BIRT Exchange:
About BIRT:
The Eclipse BIRT project is a top level Eclipse Foundation project initiated and led by Actuate with the goal of providing a powerful and flexible reporting design tool for application and report developers. To date, Eclipse BIRT has surpassed one million downloads and has a large, active and growing developer community across all types of organizations. Major software companies such as IBM, BEA, Borland and Zend have incorporated BIRT into their product lines.

IBM:  http://www.actuate.com/ready_for_rational
BEA: http://e-docs.bea.com/alcs/docs51/pdf/devguide_alcs51.pdf
Borland: http://www.borland.com/us/products/silk/silkcentral_test/
Zend: http://www.zend.com/products/zend_platform/features_comparison/birt

Related Online Resources:
Ask BIRT video:
 http://www.birt-exchange.com/modules/wfdownloads/singlefile.php?cid=2&lid=143
BIRT 2.2 video with indexed menu: http://www.birt-exchange.com/modules/wfdownloads/singlefile.php?cid=2&lid=163
Interview conducted by Michael Coté, RedMonk: http://www.birt-exchange.com/modules/wfdownloads/singlefile.php?cid=2&lid=162
BIRT on Ohloh: http://www.ohloh.net/projects/490?p=Eclipse+BIRT
Actuate Del.icio.us page: http://del.icio.us/Actuate
Summary of Actuate’s 2007 Open Source Software Survey: http://www.actuate.com/open_source_survey
BIRT Exchange Screenshots: http://www.actuate.com/images/BIRT-Exchange-screenshots.zip
Actuate Logo: http://www.actuate.com/images/Acrgb.gif

BIRT Exchange Quick Links:
BIRT Exchange:
http://www.birt-exchange.com/
User-generated content:  www.birt-exchange.com/modules/wfdownloads/index.php?contenttype=-1
Support for BIRT: http://www.birt-exchange.com/html/support/services.php
Info on designing BIRT reports:
www.birt-exchange.com/modules/solutions/solution.php?solution_id=2
Info on deploying BIRT reports:
www.birt-exchange.com/modules/solutions/solution.phpsolution_id=5
Info on enabling end user reporting:
www.birt-exchange.com/modules/solutions/solution.php?solution_id=3
BIRT developer forums:
http://www.birt-exchange.com/modules/forum/
Demos on BIRT capabilities and BIRT-related

About Actuate (NASDAQ:BIRT) – The BIRT Company ™

Actuate provides software to more than 3.5 million BIRT developers and OEMs who build scalable, secure solutions that save time and improve brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights to over 200 million of their customers, partners and employees. Actuate founded and supports BIRT – the open source IDE – and develops BIRT iHub™ – the world-class deployment platform – to significantly improve productivity of developers working on customer facing applications. Actuate's BIRT Analytics™delivers self-service predictive analytics to enhance customer engagement using Big Data. The Actuate Customer Communications Suite™ empowers organizations to easily transform, process, personalize, archive and deliver high volume content and individualized correspondence. Actuate is headquartered in Silicon Valley with more than 5,000 enterprise customers in financial services, technology and government. Visit actuate.com and developer.actuate.com.

Copyright © 2014 Actuate Corporation. All rights reserved. Actuate, legodo, BIRT iHub, BIRT iHub F-Type, BIRT Analytics, Actuate Customer Communications Suite, The Actuate Document Accessibility Appliance, BIRT onDemand, BIRT Viewer Toolkit, and the Actuate logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Actuate Corporation and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and certain other countries. The use of the word "partner" or "partnership" does not imply a legal partnership relationship between Actuate and any other company. All other brands, names or trademarks mentioned may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Contacts:

Kate Lynch, Corporate Communications, Actuate
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