Acxiom Climbs to No. 18 PositionOn 2010
InformationWeek 500 ranking
Company Also Ranks Among Top 5 in Consulting and Business Services Category
September 16, 2010 02:04 PM Eastern Daylight Time
MONARCH BEACH, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Acxiom Corporation (Nasdaq: ACXM), a global
leader in marketing services and technology, today announced that it ranked 18th on the 2010 InformationWeek
500 as well as among the top five companies in the Consulting and Business Services category.
This is the highest ranking Acxiom has achieved in the seven consecutive years it has been listed on the
InformationWeek 500, which includes the top technology innovators in the U.S. Last year, Acxiom ranked 63rd on
Since its founding more than 40 years ago, Acxiom has provided the most secure, reliable and high performance
technology services to clients, leveraging enterprise cloud solutions to help transform their IT infrastructures.
Acxiom’s cloud solutions enable clients to deploy services on-demand, reduce costs and risks and optimize IT
operations. The company is a global leader in consumer data processing with approximately 2.5 trillion records
processed per month and more than 30 trillion records per year.
“This recognition confirms our ability to offer transformative technology that addresses both present-day needs and
future demands. Our massively parallel processing cloud computing infrastructure is especially suited for our
customers with the most demanding information-intensive requirements," said John Meyer, Acxiom chief executive
Acxiom’s ranking reflects its move toward Transformation as a Service, a combination of methodology, services and
tools designed to migrate legacy environments into cloud-enabled environments. Acxiom’s standardization,
consolidation and virtualization of large IT infrastructures provide clients with higher performance capabilities at more
efficient costs and reduced risk.
“For 22 years, the InformationWeek 500 has honored the most inno