Simba’s Data Connectivity Technologies Offer Solutions for Hyperion Customers

Vancouver, BC – April 25, 2006 – Simba Technologies Inc., a leader in standards-based data connectivity solutions, announced today that it has joined the Hyperion Global Partner Program as a Software Partner. Through this partnership, Simba plans to offer its class-leading data connectivity products to enable Hyperion customers to connect third-party applications with their Hyperion infrastructure. Additionally, Hyperion’s HAIC for SAP BW embeds Simba’s RelationalCube technology to provide connectivity to SAP BW via SAP’s OLAP BAPI interfaces.

Hyperion’s top-rated partner program will provide Simba with a wide range of marketing, sales and technical benefits. It will also allow the company to collaborate and work more closely with Hyperion in the course of planning and developing Simba’s solutions.

“Simba is recognized as the leading provider for multi-dimensional and relational data connectivity,” said Amyn Rajan, President and CEO of Simba Technologies. “Partnering with Hyperion will further solidify our reputation by enabling Simba’s products to feature even greater compatibility and functionality between Hyperion and our standards-based data connectivity products.”

Hyperion Solutions Corporation is the global leader in Business Performance Management (BPM) software. Hyperion offers Hyperion ® SystemT 9 – the most complete set of performance management applications integrated with the broadest set of business intelligence (BI) capabilities into a single, modular Business Performance Management system.

Simba Technologies focuses on providing unsurpassed standards-based data connectivity products and services, allowing standardized access to a client’s proprietary data from the most popular analytic and business intelligence tools in the market. The company’s SimbaEngine SDK and SimbaProvider SDK are the leading products for relational and multi-dimensional data connectivity.

Participating in the Hyperion Global Partner Program will allow Simba to continue developing high-quality standards-based data connectivity solutions for implementations including Hyperion’s products.

 About Simba Technologies Inc.

Simba Technologies Inc. ( is the recognized world leader in standards-based data access products, solutions, and services. Simba delivers data connectivity and interoperability solutions to many of the world’s leading companies on various platforms, including Windows, Solaris and Linux. Simba’s best-in-class products support multiple interfaces, including ODBC, JDBC, OLE DB, OLE DB for OLAP (ODBO), XML for Analysis (XMLA), ADO, ADO.NET, ADOMD, and ADOMD.NET.

Simba’s software is used worldwide. Its customers include leading independent software vendors and global enterprises, like ALG Software, Descisys, Hyperion, MIS AG, and SAP AG.