Scottsdale, Ariz. – May 19, 2010 – JDA® Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: JDAS), The Supply Chain Company®, today announced that i2® Technologies, Inc., acquired by JDA on Jan. 28 2010, has been positioned by Gartner, Inc., in the Leaders Quadrant of the “Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems.” In the same report, published on April 13, 2010, JDA was positioned in the Challengers Quadrant. Both solutions offer a comprehensive planning and execution platform that help shippers, carriers and third-party logistics providers more effectively manage the complexities of a multi-modal logistics network.
“We consider the positioning of JDA and i2 in the TMS quadrant by Gartner a confirmation of JDA’s collective domain expertise and our ability to translate our understanding of the market’s challenges into best-in-class solutions for companies worldwide,” said JDA Chief Product Officer Namita Dhallan. “The combined power of the JDA and i2 TMS solutions gives JDA the unmatched capability to deliver even greater transportation and logistics efficiencies, value and innovation to our customers.”
About The Magic Quadrant
The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2010 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner’s analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the “Leaders” quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
About JDA Software Group, Inc.
JDA® Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: JDAS), The Supply Chain Company®, is a leading global provider of innovative supply chain management, merchandising and pricing excellence solutions. JDA empowers more than 6,000 companies of all sizes to make optimal decisions that improve profitability and achieve real results in the discrete and process manufacturing, wholesale distribution, transportation, retail and services industries. With an integrated solutions offering that spans the entire supply chain from materials to the consumer, JDA leverages the powerful heritage and knowledge capital of acquired market leaders including i2 Technologies®, Manugistics®, E3®, Intactix® and Arthur®. JDA’s multiple service options provide customers with flexible configurations, rapid time-to-value, lower total cost of ownership and 24/7 functional and technical support and expertise. To learn more about JDA Software, please visit www.jda.com or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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