FileNet to Recognize Its Customers' Best ECM Solutions of 2005

Entries Now Being Accepted for Distinctive FileNet Innovation Awards Program



May 03, 2005, 01:00 ET from FileNet Corporation

    COSTA MESA, Calif., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FileNet Corporation
 (Nasdaq:   FILE), the leading provider of Enterprise Content and Business
 Process Management solutions, today announced it is accepting entries for its
 8th annual Innovation Awards Program.  The popular program recognizes the best
 solutions from entries submitted by FileNet's customers and ValueNet(R)
 business partners.  Winners will be announced at an awards banquet during
 FileNet's UserNet Conference in Las Vegas, NV, on November 8, 2005.
 FileNet customers and ValueNet business partners have consistently
 demonstrated FileNet software is an essential enterprise platform for managing
 business content and processes.  The Innovation Awards Program recognizes
 those companies who are using FileNet-based applications and solutions to gain
 a significant and/or unique competitive advantage for their businesses.
     (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000207/FILENETLOGO )
 
     The 2005 Innovation Awards categories are:
 
     Best Enterprise Content Management Solution
     This category focuses on applications and solutions incorporating FileNet
 Enterprise Content Management (ECM) technology to help an organization realize
 significant improvement(s) in business operations.  Applications or solutions
 solving real-world business problems and helping achieve competitive advantage
 will be considered.  One ECM award will be presented for each of the following
 industries:  financial services, insurance, government, manufacturing and
 cross industry.
 
     Best Business Process Management Solution
     This category focuses on applications and solutions that deploy FileNet
 Business Process Management (BPM) technology to increase process performance,
 reduce cycle times, and improve productivity by automating, streamlining and
 optimizing complex processes.  Applications and solutions will be considered
 that integrate enterprise applications, business processes, and content
 management infrastructures to dramatically improve an organization's
 operations.
     A panel of expert judges including media, analysts and FileNet senior
 executives will judge the entries using an independent process developed by a
 third party.
     "Because it showcases some of the best ECM thinking in the industry, the
 Innovation Awards have become one of the highlights of our annual user
 conference," said Martyn Christian, FileNet's chief marketing officer.  "The
 winners and finalists of this program are true thought leaders who have
 derived significant ROI from deploying FileNet's ECM platform to manage their
 content and improve their business processes."
 
     About FileNet
     FileNet Corporation (Nasdaq:   FILE) helps organizations make better
 decisions by managing the content and processes that drive their business.
 FileNet's Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions allow customers to
 build and sustain competitive advantage by managing content throughout their
 organizations, automating and streamlining their business processes, and
 providing a spectrum of connectivity needed to simplify their critical and
 everyday decision-making.
     FileNet ECM products are designed to deliver a broad set of capabilities
 that integrate with existing information systems to provide cost-effective
 solutions that solve real-world business problems.
     Since the Company's founding in 1982, more than 4,000 organizations,
 including more than three quarters of the FORTUNE 100, have taken advantage of
 FileNet solutions for help in managing their mission-critical content and
 processes.
     Headquartered in Costa Mesa, Calif., the Company markets its innovative
 ECM solutions in more than 90 countries through its own global sales,
 professional services and support organizations, as well as via its
 ValueNet(R) Partner network of resellers, system integrators and application
 developers.
 
     Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995:
     This release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and
 uncertainties, including statements regarding the anticipated benefits and
 performance of FileNet's products.  Words such as "anticipates," "expects,"
 "intends," "plans," "believes," "may," "will" and similar expressions are
 intended to identify forward-looking statements.  Among the important factors
 that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the
 forward-looking statements are FileNet's ability to develop, complete,
 introduce, market, distribute and gain market acceptance for its products and
 technologies in a timely manner; unforeseen technical difficulties related to
 the development and optimization of FileNet's products; announcements of
 technological innovations, new products or product enhancements by FileNet or
 its competitors; general market conditions; and other factors detailed in the
 FileNet's filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission,
 including its recent filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q.
 
     Note to editors: FileNet and ValueNet are registered trademarks of FileNet
 Corporation.  All other company or product names referenced in this release
 may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
 
      Contact:
      Carol Thornton
      FileNet Corporation
      (714) 327-3746
      cthornton@filenet.com
 
 

SOURCE FileNet Corporation
    COSTA MESA, Calif., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FileNet Corporation
 (Nasdaq:   FILE), the leading provider of Enterprise Content and Business
 Process Management solutions, today announced it is accepting entries for its
 8th annual Innovation Awards Program.  The popular program recognizes the best
 solutions from entries submitted by FileNet's customers and ValueNet(R)
 business partners.  Winners will be announced at an awards banquet during
 FileNet's UserNet Conference in Las Vegas, NV, on November 8, 2005.
 FileNet customers and ValueNet business partners have consistently
 demonstrated FileNet software is an essential enterprise platform for managing
 business content and processes.  The Innovation Awards Program recognizes
 those companies who are using FileNet-based applications and solutions to gain
 a significant and/or unique competitive advantage for their businesses.
     (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000207/FILENETLOGO )
 
     The 2005 Innovation Awards categories are:
 
     Best Enterprise Content Management Solution
     This category focuses on applications and solutions incorporating FileNet
 Enterprise Content Management (ECM) technology to help an organization realize
 significant improvement(s) in business operations.  Applications or solutions
 solving real-world business problems and helping achieve competitive advantage
 will be considered.  One ECM award will be presented for each of the following
 industries:  financial services, insurance, government, manufacturing and
 cross industry.
 
     Best Business Process Management Solution
     This category focuses on applications and solutions that deploy FileNet
 Business Process Management (BPM) technology to increase process performance,
 reduce cycle times, and improve productivity by automating, streamlining and
 optimizing complex processes.  Applications and solutions will be considered
 that integrate enterprise applications, business processes, and content
 management infrastructures to dramatically improve an organization's
 operations.
     A panel of expert judges including media, analysts and FileNet senior
 executives will judge the entries using an independent process developed by a
 third party.
     "Because it showcases some of the best ECM thinking in the industry, the
 Innovation Awards have become one of the highlights of our annual user
 conference," said Martyn Christian, FileNet's chief marketing officer.  "The
 winners and finalists of this program are true thought leaders who have
 derived significant ROI from deploying FileNet's ECM platform to manage their
 content and improve their business processes."
 
     About FileNet
     FileNet Corporation (Nasdaq:   FILE) helps organizations make better
 decisions by managing the content and processes that drive their business.
 FileNet's Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions allow customers to
 build and sustain competitive advantage by managing content throughout their
 organizations, automating and streamlining their business processes, and
 providing a spectrum of connectivity needed to simplify their critical and
 everyday decision-making.
     FileNet ECM products are designed to deliver a broad set of capabilities
 that integrate with existing information systems to provide cost-effective
 solutions that solve real-world business problems.
     Since the Company's founding in 1982, more than 4,000 organizations,
 including more than three quarters of the FORTUNE 100, have taken advantage of
 FileNet solutions for help in managing their mission-critical content and
 processes.
     Headquartered in Costa Mesa, Calif., the Company markets its innovative
 ECM solutions in more than 90 countries through its own global sales,
 professional services and support organizations, as well as via its
 ValueNet(R) Partner network of resellers, system integrators and application
 developers.
 
     Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995:
     This release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and
 uncertainties, including statements regarding the anticipated benefits and
 performance of FileNet's products.  Words such as "anticipates," "expects,"
 "intends," "plans," "believes," "may," "will" and similar expressions are
 intended to identify forward-looking statements.  Among the important factors
 that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the
 forward-looking statements are FileNet's ability to develop, complete,
 introduce, market, distribute and gain market acceptance for its products and
 technologies in a timely manner; unforeseen technical difficulties related to
 the development and optimization of FileNet's products; announcements of
 technological innovations, new products or product enhancements by FileNet or
 its competitors; general market conditions; and other factors detailed in the
 FileNet's filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission,
 including its recent filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q.
 
     Note to editors: FileNet and ValueNet are registered trademarks of FileNet
 Corporation.  All other company or product names referenced in this release
 may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
 
      Contact:
      Carol Thornton
      FileNet Corporation
      (714) 327-3746
      cthornton@filenet.com
 
 SOURCE  FileNet Corporation