Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Kroll Ontrack is recognized as 2007 trend setter by KMWorld

Engenium® search information access technology platform recognized for its total cost of ownership and ease of use

Minneapolis – Oct. 2, 2007 – Kroll Ontrack, a leader in providing services and software that help customers recover, search, analyze, present and produce data efficiently and cost-effectively, was recognized as a 2007 KMWorld Trend Setter for its Engenium® Search Information Access Platform. KMWorld’s Trend Setter award is given annually to forward-thinking organizations that produce innovative or cutting-edge technologies that solve real business problems.

"More than 650 individual products were considered by our team of editors, analysts, integrators and users,” said Hugh McKellar, KMWorld editor-in-chief. “Each and every company whose products were chosen for this year's list of Trend-Setting Products is being acknowledged for its willingness to listen and serve its customers in useful and innovative ways."

The Engenium Search Platform empowers knowledge workers with the ability to make better, faster and more informed decisions by enhancing critical knowledge with a full range of search capabilities, from keyword to conceptual. It also provides non query based automation information organization and navigation capabilities. The platform is currently deployed in numerous defense, intelligence and commercial applications, providing users unparalleled search accuracy.

"This award reaffirms the importance of information access technology and the impact Engenium Search has in helping knowledge workers thrive in an ever-expanding knowledge economy," said Dave Chaplin, vice president of advanced search technologies for Kroll Ontrack. “Combining the power of our conceptual search engine with our automatic clustering engine, Engenium Search connects people with people, information with related information and people with relevant information, without the need for human supervision.”

Engenium Search provides intelligent search and search-related products designed to improve information access for business users. Incorporating a full range of search capabilities from keyword to conceptual and automatic clustering in its patented and award-winning products, Engenium Search helps users find business information with greater precision, speed and intelligence than conventional keyword-based search products.

About KMWorld

The leading information provider serving the knowledge management systems market, KMWorld covers the latest in content, document and knowledge management and informs more than 50,000 subscribers about the components and processes and subsequent success stories that together, offer solutions for improving business performance.

About Kroll Ontrack

Kroll Ontrack provides technology-driven services and software to help consumers as well as legal, corporate and government entities recover, search, analyze, produce and present data efficiently and cost-effectively. In addition to its award-winning suite of software, Kroll Ontrack provides data recovery, advanced search, paper and electronic discovery, computer forensics, ESI consulting, and trial consulting and presentation services. Kroll Ontrack is a technology services division of Kroll Inc., the global risk consulting company. For more information about Kroll Ontrack’s Engenium Search product, please visit www.engeniumsearch.com.