Prism Solutions Inc, Sunnyvale, California has announced version 2.0 of its Prism Directory Manager, a tool that imports meta data created by software engineering tools and tab-delimited files, and integrates it into an information directory that enables developers to document the content and structure of a data warehouse by exporting the meta data in CDIF – Computer-Aided Software Engineering Data Interchange Format – into chosen database repositories. Directory Manager now enables users to launch query tools via icons and to exchange and share meta data among various data warehouse components. It includes links to Business Object SA’s Business Objects, Hewlett-Packard Co’s Intelligent Warehouse, Information Advantage Inc’s DecisionSuite and MicroStrategy I nc’s DSS Agent and Architect. Including the information directory, two directory builder user licences, 10 directory navigator licences, and one software engineering import or meta data interface, the package costs from $60,000 on Unix-based databases and $75,000 for DB2. Additional software engineering import or meta data interface options cost $10,000 each, additional navigator user is $450, and additional directory builder users are $4,000. It ships in the current quarter.