Two leading software developers have joined forces to deliver a future-proof web-based solution to retailers and organisations with e-commerce capabilities around the globe. The combined technologies of Zeus Technology and Clickstream Technologies will enable businesses to realise significant time and cost savings in monitoring their online business activities, making it the most attractive commercial proposition currently available on the market.

Market leading Zeus Web Server (ZWS) is the most scalable, high performance web-server software available, providing the power behind thousands of businesses with e-commerce operations worldwide. It boasts the most comprehensive range of features offered by commercial server software.
Clickstream’s DataSherpa™is a high quality automated digital data capture software that links behaviour, transaction and user environment data found in any web site environment.

The two software packages seamlessly integrate to provide added intelligence to a deployment in terms of processing web traffic, user sessions, user’s behaviour and their engagement with content and transactions.

Customers around the globe will be introduced to the benefits of the ZWS and DataSherpa™ solution, which automates processes to save businesses time and money. Collecting complete and accurate customer data, DataSherpa™ allows retailers to make informed business critical decisions. Appointing Zeus as a preferred supplier, Clickstream’s customers will have easy access to a leading global solution that adds value to any e-commerce operation through extra performance, security and reliability.

Steve Palmer, VP of marketing at Zeus Technology says, “We are forging strong partnerships with leaders in their fields to create best-of-breed software solutions that introduce very real benefits to web-enabled businesses around the globe. Forming a strategic partnership with Clickstream enables us to extend our portfolio to offer ZWS customers a high quality data capture product that enables them to automatically save time, and costs.”

Brewster Barclay, CEO of Clickstream, said, “Employing a high quality data capture solution is critical to any organisation with e-commerce capabilities. The ability to track customers and collate accurate data quickly, introduces great competitive advantage. ZWS ideally compliments DataSherpa™, an innovative and flexible software solution that provides reliability and security to websites around the globe.”
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For more information, please contact Zeus Technology press office: Becky Lamont / Denise Thompson / Kim Bithel at Ware Anthony Rust, tel: 01223 566212 / 07951 836898 or email: becky.lamont@war.uk.com / denise.thompson@war.uk.com / kim.bithel@war.uk.com

About Zeus Technology
Zeus Technology is leading the development of innovative application traffic management software. Since 1996, its award-winning solutions have enabled organisations to harness the power of the internet, dramatically improving operations to provide a seamless experience for end-users. Millions of internet services across the globe rely on Zeus infrastructure products for reliability, scalability and security. Reshaping the market with its intelligent approach to Application Infrastructure Management ZeusAIM manages the three essential requirements of traffic management, optimisation and security as a whole. Its flagship product – Zeus Extensible Traffic management (ZXTM) – integrates these functions in a single, scaleable solution. Zeus partners include HP, IBM, Sun Microsystems, Dell, Intel, AMD and Qualcomm. Its customers include eBay, BT, Cable and Wireless, Yahoo, NTT Docomo, AT & T, Qualcomm, NEC Biglobe, Virgin Holidays, Wells Fargo and Play.com. For more information, go to www.zeus.com.

About Clickstream Technologies
Clickstream was formed in 1999 and is based in Cambridge, UK. Clickstream has developed a patented digital data collection software which serves as a unique and consistent platform for obtaining data about visitor behaviour and transactions in any web-based environment. Clickstream’s technology replaces previous data gathering methods (log file analysis, page tagging), fully automates the data capture process and provides the most accurate data set available today to support business decisions in online marketing, e-Commerce, and e-Business. Clickstream fully portable data capture tool gathers, transforms, formats and automatically transmits data to any database for web analytics, business intelligence, business process management, etc. and helps integrating digital data with existing corporate information systems. Customers include Bradford & Bingley Group, Virgin Money, My Travel, UKTV, John Charcoal, Kiwi Bank. For more information go to www.clickstream.com.

Published on: 12:00AM on 4th August 2005