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ILOG Recognized as a 'Great Supply Chain Partner' for Significant Impact on Supply Chain Performance of Customers

Award Also Recognizes Impact on Efficiency and Customer Service

PARIS and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ILOG(R) (Nasdaq: ILOG; Euronext: ILO, ISIN: FR0004042364) today announced that supply chain professionals have chosen the company as one of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Strategies (GLSCS) magazine's "100 Great Supply Chain Partners." The award recognizes vendors and service providers whose technology, logistics, transportation or consulting solutions have made a significant impact on the efficiency, customer service and overall supply chain performance of their customers.

ILOG was selected from a pool of more than 1,800 nominations covering dozens of different industries over five continents. Selection was the result of a six-month process in which logistics and supply chain professionals nominated vendors and service providers in recognition of their outstanding support.

"It's an honor to receive this kind of appreciation from our customers. Over the nearly two decades of our history in optimization and supply chain industry, ILOG has worked with more than 1,000 commercial customers to deliver robust planning and scheduling applications and optimization tools and engines," said ILOG CEO Pierre Haren. "We have partnered with our customers to solve some of their most challenging planning and scheduling problems. We will continue to strive to deliver innovative solutions to help our customers meet complex challenges faced by businesses as we have done in the past."

In a move to strengthen ILOG's presence in the supply chain applications market, ILOG acquired LogicTools, a Chicago-based provider of supply chain planning applications, in April of this year. LogicTools has been a fast-growing and profitable leader in supply chain network design and planning solutions as well as an innovator in the emerging inventory optimization space, which industry analysts believe is strategic and essential to the next generation of supply chain management applications.

The acquisition added LogicTools' more than 200 customers to ILOG's installed base of Global 500 companies in the consumer goods, retail and manufacturing markets. The complete list of the 100 Great Supply Chain Partners for 2007 and accompanying editorial content can be found in the July issue of GLSCS or on the magazine's Web site at

About ILOG

ILOG delivers software and services that empower customers to make better decisions faster and manage change and complexity. Over 2,500 corporations and more than 465 leading software vendors rely on ILOG's market-leading business rule management system (BRMS), supply chain planning and scheduling applications, and optimization and visualization software components to achieve dramatic returns on investment, create market-defining products and services, and sharpen their competitive edge. ILOG was founded in 1987 and employs more than 850 people worldwide. For more information, please visit

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CONTACT: Monika Raj of ILOG, +1-408-991-7128, [email protected]

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