TAMALE SOFTWARE LAUNCHES LATEST VERSION OF INVESTMENT-RESEARCH TOOL

1 April 2008

Tamale Software, Inc. today announced the general availability of Tamale RMS (Research Management Software) Version 2.4. Incorporating enhancements such as easy portfolio-level integration of investment-research data, and fast operation on a 64-bit server, Tamale RMS 2.4 dramatically raises the bar on this breakthrough research-tool's flexibility, customizability, and overall applicability.

"Intuitive, client-driven enhancements are what we've focused on with RMS 2.4," commented Mark Rice, CEO of Tamale. "Our commitment is to an ever more efficient research process and improved workflow for the buy-side community. The latest version of Tamale RMS - with which Tamale is extending its already significant lead in the RMS space - is very much in that tradition. RMS 2.4 is yet another example of Tamale Software's dedication to robust, enterprise-grade enhancements of the user experience."

Other notable Tamale RMS 2.4 features include:
* Tamale Livewire, an e-mail solution that automatically categorizes incoming emails and provides investment professionals with a clear view of relevant information in less time;
* Tamale Research View, a customizable tool for visually sorting, grouping, filtering, and retrieving vast amounts of information almost effortlessly; and
* A vastly enhanced E-mail Adapter that providers’ users with the ability to submit key research to Tamale and categorize it not only by ticker, but also by type of research - making it easier and faster than ever to track models, call reports, and other key data points.

Tamale RMS is the recognized market leader in research management and was named the best front office innovation of 2007 by THE BANKER magazine. It is an easily configurable and customizable software solution that supports the research and investment decision making workflow.

Tamale RMS is locally installed on a managed appliance that is proactively monitored by the Tamale support team. In addition, Tamale RMS features an open architecture that allows funds to customize and integrate RMS with other applications.

Today more than 1,700 investment professionals at over 120 hedge funds, traditional asset management firms, pension funds, endowments, funds of funds, and private-equity firms rely on Tamale RMS to support their research process.

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