ICONICS Announces Compatibility with SQL Server 2012

Foxborough, MA – February 15, 2012 – ICONICS, a leading supplier of HMI/SCADA, Energy Management and Manufacturing Intelligence Software Solutions for Windows operating systems, announced recently its compatibility with the new SQL Server 2012.

According to Microsoft Corp., “SQL Server 2012 delivers a powerful new set of capabilities for mission-critical workloads, business intelligence and hybrid IT across traditional datacenters and private and public clouds. Features such as Power View and SQL Server Data Tools expand the self-service BI capabilities delivered with PowerPivot, and provide an integrated development environment for SQL Server developers. The new ColumnStore Index delivers over 10x data warehouse performance gains.”

ICONICS integrates a wide number of its products with SQL Server 2012 to leverage such cutting edge features, along with powerful business intelligence features such as the ICONICS StreamInsight™ complex event processing engine in its AnalytiX® solutions. The company also continues to support earlier versions, including SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2005 in multiple products.

“ICONICS customers can now take advantage of SQL Server 2012’s advanced BI capabilities,” said Herain Oberoi, Director, SQL Server Product Marketing, at Microsoft. “We’re excited to see the benefits of this release add value to the energy management and manufacturing arena.”
SQL Server 2012 is compatible with ICONICS GENESIS64™ HMI/SCADA suite, Hyper Historian™ high-speed data historian, Energy AnalytiX® advanced energy management system and Facility AnalytiX® predictive tools for facilities management.

“Ensuring compatibility with Microsoft’s new SQL Server 2012 demonstrates how ICONICS and Microsoft remain committed together to providing leading edge technology for the benefit of our shared customers,” said Melissa Topp, Senior Solution Sales Evangelist at ICONICS.

For over two decades, ICONICS has been a leading provider of award-winning enterprise manufacturing intelligence and automation software solutions. With over 250,000 installations worldwide, ICONICS solutions deliver real-time visibility to enterprise operations and control systems, helping companies in the Automotive, Building Management, Food & Beverage, Oil/Gas/Petrochemical, Machine Builders, Pharmaceutical/Biotech, Renewable Energy, Water/Wastewater, Utilities and Government Infrastructure sectors to become more profitable and agile.

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 ICONICS Background Information

ICONICS, a Microsoft award winning, Gold Certified Partner of the Year, provides solutions to improve productivity, reduce integration time and operating costs and optimize asset utilization with visualization and automation software. Founded in 1986, ICONICS has 250,000 installations in over 60 countries worldwide. ICONICS meets the demanding application challenges of the automotive, building automation, food and beverage, government infrastructure, manufacturing, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, renewable energy, utilities and water/wastewater industries. As a managed Microsoft ISV Partner, ICONICS designs its solutions to leverage Microsoft technologies, including multiple Windows platforms (including Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008), Microsoft .NET, Silverlight, SQL and SharePoint Portal Server. ICONICS is the honored recipient of multiple Microsoft awards and achievements.

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