SAN CARLOS, Calif. — November 10, 2009 — MarkLogic Corporation, a leading provider of infrastructure software for information applications, today announced that it has been honored as a finalist in the 2009 KMWorld Promise and Reality awards. Utilizing a rigorous judging and selection process, the KMWorld Promise and Reality awards honor companies that are tangibly providing customers with innovative technology solutions. Selected finalists are also helping customers implement and integrate knowledge management practices into their business processes.
According to Hugh McKellar, editor in chief, KMWorld magazine, “MarkLogic was chosen because it shows great potential to move beyond simply delivering technology to working with clients to ensure that both the technology and the knowledge processes exemplify a clear, innovative vision.”
In addition to this recognition from KMWorld, earlier this month MarkLogic was named to the “Innovative Information Access Companies Under $100M to Watch1” list by industry analyst firm IDC. Earlier this year, MarkLogic celebrated its fifth year of recognition in KMWorld magazine’s 2009 “100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management” for its commitment to providing organizations with innovative solutions that demonstrate agility combined with a full understanding of the forces that affect, and will affect, their customers.
“We are pleased to see that the company’s strong momentum is matched by continued recognition from thought-leaders in the industry,” said Tracy Eiler, vice president of marketing, MarkLogic Corporation. “These accolades are a testament to MarkLogic’s ability to deliver on our promise to customers. We provide them with an infrastructure that goes beyond conventional database and search technologies to meet the broader requirements of next-generation information applications.”
The KMWorld Promise and Reality award winners, chosen by a panel of judges, will be announced at the KMWorld 2009 conference, which will take place November 17–19, 2009 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif.
KMWorld (www.kmworld.com) is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 50,000 subscribers about the components and processes – and subsequent success stories – that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc. (www.infotoday.com).
MarkLogic helps customers create value from complex data faster. Our platform ingests data from any source, creating and refining metadata to support powerful models. Customers use these models for deep search and query, building enterprise applications and bringing unique insights to analytics and machine learning.
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