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A history of enterprise search 2010 – 2019

From 2010 to 2013 there was a rapid consolidation in the enterprise search business. Between 2010 and 2012 Exalead was acquired by Dassault (2010), Autonomy by Hewlett Packard (2011), Endeca by Oracle (2011), Vivisimo by IBM (2012) and ISYS Search by Lexmark (2012)....

Attivio and Autonomy – what does the future hold?

thereforIn the period from 2007 to 2013 a number of small enterprise search software companies were acquired by some of the leading global IT players. The process was started off by Microsoft (with FAST Search) and then IBM (Vivisimo), Oracle (Endeca), Dassault...

Intranet Focus Ltd – the first twenty years

With a Third-Class degree in Chemistry the career options in 1970 were rather limited. However, a life-time interest in libraries, books and reading let me to a position as an Information Officer with the British Non-Ferrous Metals Research Association, at that time...