ERM and EarthSoft announced today the commencement of a three-year hosting contract for the global use of EQuIS. ERM staff worldwide can now access EQuIS databases using EQuIS Professional as well as EQuIS Enterprise modules. EQuIS Professional tools provide expert-system decision support and data analysis capabilities. EQuIS Enterprise then extends Professional with web modules for a Build, Serve & Push reporting paradigm for graphics and charts.ERM also purchased an Unlimited Site License of the EQuIS Data Gathering Engine (EDGE). EDGE supports ERM’s EQuIS workflows with efficient field data collection of geo-environmental data with real-time checking for correctness and completeness. EQuIS software manages technical or scientific data for air, water, soil, limnology, and other sample types and is the most widely used environmental data management software in the world. EQuIS is used by seven US EPA Regions, more than 25 states, a variety of cities, counties and public agencies, many large multinational industrials, and most large consulting firms. All major labs have EQuIS. EQuIS licensing is available for both internally supported and hosted database operations. EQuIS is easily scalable from a single user to multi-server, globally deployed, privately labeled, comprehensive EQuIS data management via private, public, and hybrid clouds. Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting services. ERM has over 140 offices in 40 countries and employ around 4,000 people. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for their clients. Over the past five years ERM has worked for more than 50 per cent of the Global Fortune 500 delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing. For further information about EQuIS, please visit www.earthsoft.com or write firstname.lastname@example.org.