Vancouver, BC and London, UK – February 15, 2011 – Simba Technologies Inc., industry’s choice for standards-based relational and multi-dimensional data connectivity, announced today that it will be making a special presentation at UK Oracle User Group (UKOUG) Business Intelligence & Reporting Tools SIG meeting in London, UK on Thursday, February 17th, 2011. Simba’s presentation is entitled, “Use New BI Features in Excel with Oracle OLAP”.

 Presentation Synopsis

Oracle OLAP Option provides the Oracle database user with the opportunity to build a robust Business Intelligence framework enabled by the user’s tool of choice. While most companies have selected a BI tool on which to standardize, the overwhelming enterprise tool of choice is still Excel. Simba will show how Oracle OLAP is enhanced by the visual features of Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 to drive Business Intelligence throughout the enterprise in addition to your usual BI tools.

Time: Thursday, February 17th, 2011 – 11:50am to 12:35pm

Location: Oracle City Office, London, UK

Event registration and details can be accessed at:

 About UK Oracle User Group

UK Oracle User Group (UKOUG) is an independent, not for profit membership organisation created to support Oracle stakeholders. Established over 25 years ago, UKOUG now has over 8,000 member contacts. UKOUG leverages on the collective strength of the combined Oracle community, acting as a single independent voice to influence the future design, functionality and technology that is key to all Oracle users.

 About Simba Technologies Inc.

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

Simba’s MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP product enables direct connectivity from familiar applications like Microsoft Excel to the Oracle OLAP Option database for easy ad hoc business intelligence analysis and reporting. For more information on MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP, see:

Simba’s software is used worldwide. Its customers include leading independent software vendors and global enterprises such as Microsoft®, Oracle®, Infor®, SAP® and Teradata®.

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