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6 de janeiro de 2009

Fair Isaac Joins The Green Grid

6 de janeiro de 2009
In keeping with its commitment to sustainability and green technology, Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE: FIC), a leading provider of analytics and decision management technology, today announced that it has become a member of The Green Grid, a global consortium dedicated to advancing energy efficiency in data centers and business computing ecosystems.

Through its deployment of cloud computing, virtualization and other advanced technologies, Fair Isaac has quickly become recognized as a leader in green data center management. The company recently announced its sustainable enterprise initiative, a company-wide program designed to reduce its carbon footprint through energy and natural resource conservation, while also delivering operational savings.

Among Fair Isaac's areas of focus are its information technology infrastructure, reducing employee travel and commute miles through the use of meeting and collaboration technology, and using post-consumer paper products wherever possible while decreasing overall consumption of paper.

"As an IT company ourselves, we appreciate the value of sophisticated technologies for solving business and environmental challenges," said Christopher Rence, chief information officer at Fair Isaac. "Innovation always involves risks, but like our customers, we've learned to be smart about managing that risk to get the results we're after."

Fair Isaac's membership in The Green Grid is particularly relevant because of that organization's mission to provide industry-wide recommendations on best practices, metrics and technologies that will improve overall data center and business computing energy efficiencies.

"The Green Grid's mission is closely aligned with our view that technology can be employed to help solve some enormously vexing problems" said Laurent Pacalin, chief marketing officer at Fair Isaac and co-founder of the Clean Tech Open. "Rather than choosing between data center performance and environmental responsibility, we're finding ways to choose both. Good decisions can be more powerful than compromises."

About Fair Isaac
Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE:FIC) transforms business by making every decision count. Fair Isaac's Decision Management solutions combine trusted advice, world-class analytics and innovative applications to give organizations the power to automate, improve and connect decisions across their business. Clients in 80 countries work with Fair Isaac to increase customer loyalty and profitability, cut fraud losses, manage credit risk, meet regulatory and competitive demands, and rapidly build market share. Fair Isaac also helps millions of individuals manage their credit health through the www.myFICO.com website.

Statement Concerning Forward-Looking Information
Except for historical information contained herein, the statements contained in this news release that relate to Fair Isaac or its business are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the success of the Company's Decision Management strategy, its ability to recruit and retain key technical and managerial personnel, the maintenance of its existing relationships and ability to create new relationships with customers and key alliance partners, its ability to continue to develop new and enhanced products and services, competition, regulatory changes applicable to the use of consumer credit and other data, the possibility that the anticipated benefits of acquisitions, including expected synergies, will not be realized and other risks described from time to time in Fair Isaac's SEC reports, including its Annual Report on Form 10 K for the year ended September 30, 2008. If any of these risks or uncertainties materializes, Fair Isaac's results could differ materially from its expectations. Fair Isaac disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

Fair Isaac is a registered trademark of Fair Isaac Corporation in the United States and in other countries.

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Greg Jawski
Américas

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Darcy Sullivan
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Saxon Shirley
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Marisa Arribas
América Latina

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+1 786 482 7231

Camila Placa
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