Nirvana Systems Goes Live on SunGard’s PowerData Feed for Its Proprietary Technical Analysis Applications

New York, NY – August 22, 2005 – SunGard announced today that Nirvana Systems has gone live on SunGard’s PowerData Feed, which supplies Nirvana Systems’ OmniTrader and VisualTrader software with delayed and end-of-day pricing data. Nirvana Systems’ OmniTrader and VisualTrader are proprietary trading analysis and modeling applications used by more than 40,000 individual investors.

Steve Belknap, chief operating officer of Nirvana Systems, said: "Our requirements for a data provider were high data integrity, quality in the people supporting us, and excellence in the organization overall, and SunGard was the best choice for us. Our technical analysis applications depend heavily on reliable pricing data to produce accurate end results for our customers, and PowerData Feed helps meet our needs with superior speed and precision."

With PowerData Feed, Nirvana Systems was able to continue utilizing its existing communications network provider, and improve the speed of its end-of-day downloads from 30 minutes to less than 10 seconds. In addition to delayed and end-of-day pricing data, PowerData Feed helps maintain Nirvana Systems’ corporate records databases with data on stock splits, dividends, and other corporate activity.

"SunGard is pleased to deliver the high-speed market data Nirvana Systems needs to supplement its applications and help effectively serve its customers," said Janet Crowley, president, data management solutions, SunGard. "SunGard continues to enhance PowerData to reliably deliver both real-time and delayed data and flexible service offerings for dynamic applications, user desktops, databases and calculation engines."

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