ProClarity Counted Among Top Finalists for the 2005 Microsoft Global ISV Partner of the Year Special Recognition Award

Company Continues to Lead Microsoft Analysis Services Market

UK, London: July 5, 2005 – ProClarity Corporation, a leading innovator of business intelligence (BI) technology for the enterprise, today announced it has been nominated as a finalist for Microsoft Corp.’s Global ISV (independent software vendor) Partner of the Year Special Recognition Award which recognizes partners that develop packaged software solutions based on Microsoft technologies. ProClarity is nominated for this award for creating robust software to meet specific customer needs and market demand.

"Each year, our partners continue to set new standards with the level of solutions they develop and implement for our mutual customers," said Allison Watson, vice president of the Worldwide Partner Sales and Marketing Group at Microsoft. "We are thrilled to recognize ProClarity as one of the partners leading the field in this category."

ProClarity continues to be the innovator and market-leading vendor of third-party products on the Microsoft platform. Working in conjunction, the ProClarity product family and Microsoft SQL Server platform provide organizations with a comprehensive and cost-effective reporting and analysis solution.

"It is a true honor to be recognized as a finalist for the Microsoft Global Partner of the Year Award," said Bob Lokken, president and CEO for ProClarity. "We’ve had great success leveraging Microsoft technology to deliver robust and cost-effective business intelligence solutions that enable organizations to better understand their data and achieve greater corporate performance."

The Microsoft Partner Program Awards recognize Microsoft Partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions over the past year. Multiple awards are distributed in four categories: Partner of the Year for Technology Innovation, Partner of the Year for Sales and Marketing, the Specialization Excellence Awards and the Microsoft Initiative Awards. Winners for the 2005 Microsoft Partner Program Awards will be announced July 9 in Minneapolis at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference.

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