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TPF Contact:  

Hitachi Data Systems
Anita Randza
3555 S. Madison Ave.
Tulsa,  OK  74105
Office:  (918) 743-2522
Mobile:  (918) 605-6930
email: anita.randza@hds.com

Hitachi Data Systems and TPF

Hitachi Data Systems provides superior performance and availability to the world's largest TPF-based travel and financial systems. Hitachi understands and meets the varied requirements of TPF customers: from the reliability of banking systems, the fast response of financial systems to the massive transaction volume of airline systems. HDS realizes that each TPF shop has unique needs and challenges that will require a solution fitting your TPF environment. Hitachi Data Systems understands TPF and has the experience and knowledge to meet your TPF needs. From building your solution, to delivering the solution, to enjoying the superior support of your TPF business and technical needs after you buy, HDS delivers solutions and support that is the best in the TPF industry.

About Hitachi Data Systems

Hitachi Data Systems leverages global R&D resources to develop storage solutions built on industry-leading technology with the performance, availability and scalability to maximize customers' ROI and minimize their risk. By focusing on the customer's perspective as we apply the best hardware, software, and services from Hitachi and our partners, we uniquely satisfy our customers' business needs. With approximately 3,400 employees, Hitachi Data Systems conducts business through direct and indirect channels in the public, government and private sectors in over 170 countries and regions. Its customers include more than 50 percent of Fortune 100 companies. For more information, please visit our Web site at http://www.hds.com.

About Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd., (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 384,000 employees worldwide. Fiscal 2006 (ended March 31, 2007) consolidated revenues totaled 10,247 billion yen ($86.8 billion). The company offers a wide range of systems, products and services in market sectors including information systems, electronic devices, power and industrial systems, consumer products, materials and financial services. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at http://www.hitachi.com.