Over the past six months, Seagate Technology has made major moves to refocus their majority-owned subsidiary, Seagate Software, and put all the emphasis on their business intelligence products. These products were acquired in the early to mid-1990's with the purchase of Crystal Computer Services (Crystal Reports), and Holistic Systems (Holos OLAP product). In the meantime, Seagate has divested their network and storage management products to Veritas Software Corporation.
Impromptu, Oracle Reports, Computer Associates/Platinum Technology Forest and Trees and InfoReports, and Brio/Sqribe reporting tools, among others. Given the strong commitment displayed by Seagate, customers should feel confident that the products will continue to be supported and improved. User Recommendations Customers investigating a query/reporting tool should evaluate Seagate Software's solutions. The company has taken bold steps, especially in their free software initiative , to gain market share