Acando's Business Intelligence solutions defy the economic cycle

Pressmeddelande   •   Sep 15, 2008 11:49 CEST

Deliveries and order values are now increasing within BI, Business Intelligence, in several different sectors. Acando has received orders of approximately 11 MSEK during the past weeks.

Acando has a strong growth within Business Intelligence. Solely during the past four weeks the company has received orders exceeding 11 MSEK for several customer projects within logistics, finance, insurance and manufacturing.

The company is in immediate need of experienced business driven BI consultants that have an understanding for Microsoft and its architecture, with knowledge of Business Objects or with SAS competence. Combinations are also welcome.

"BI is one of the areas where we have strongest growth, since the effect for our customers is so quick. We believe that BI with immediate payback will be demanded regardless of the economic cycle", says Lars Wollung, CEO Acando.

Acando has recently won a prize for best BI Solution
Acando has won a .NET Award with their solution "Better care with Business Intelligence" for Capio. For a BI-driven portal that has sustained quality that enables Capio to release time and resources for health care and more individual patient care. The prize was won in the category Information Worker and received September 4 2008.

Further information is available from:
Lars Wollung, CEO, Acando, +46 8 699 7309.
Marianne Olsson, Communications Manager, Acando, +46 8 699 7450,

Acando is a consultancy company that in partnership with its clients identifies and implements business improvements through information enabled by technology. Acando provides a balance of high business value, short project times and low total cost. Acando's annual turnover exceeds EUR 150 million and the Group employs more than 1,100 professionals in six European countries. Acando is listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange. Acando's corporate culture is based on three core values: Team spirit, Passion and Results.