London, UK â 14 September 2005 â Fractal Edge today announced the release of Fractal:Server 2.0 beta, the latest addition to their enterprise product suite.
Offering the same breadth of vision and speed of access as the Companyâs thick client Advanced Data Visualization product Fractal:Intelligence, Fractal:Server 2.0 allows web administrators and other power users to quickly configure Fractal Maps to be delivered within the latest Internet architectures.
"Fractal Edge software provides a powerful and easy to use interface; Fractal:Server offers the ease of web based deployment while being easy to develop for, deploy and maintain," said Jolyon Montague, Head of Information Technology Research, CLSA
Fractal Maps provide the user with an intuitive and easy-to-navigate picture of their data. Hot-spots become instantly recognizable and can be targeted in just one or two clicks giving users the confidence that crucial business decisions are truly informed and accurate.
Citigroup has incorporated Fractal:Server technology into its Best Execution Consulting Services, used by portfolio managers to measure and compare trade execution data. "New methods of trading require a level of abstraction from detail that spreadsheets cannot provide", said Stavros Kokkoris, head of client facing products, Citigroup Equities, speaking in an interview with the Financial Times. All professionals who rely on understanding large or fast moving datasets â from Excel spreadsheets to enterprise databases â can benefit from the vision provided by Fractal Maps.
"Iâm delighted to announce the addition of Fractal:Server 2.0 to the Fractal Edge enterprise product suite. Fractal Maps can now be hosted on web and intranet servers making available this uniquely powerful visualization to large numbers of people - partners, customers and internal staff. Fractal:Server 2.0 enables our customers to share powerful visualization across the business ecosystem," said Richard Laughton, CEO, Fractal Edge