TROY, N.Y., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- GlobalSpec, the Internet's leading
product discovery gateway for engineers and other technical buyers, recently
announced a strategic partnership with vertacross, inc. vertacross is a B2B
marketplace dedicated to bringing suppliers and users of automation and
control products together in one convenient, supplier-neutral venue. As part
of the agreement, GlobalSpec's SpecSearch will be available on the vertacross
web site. SpecSearch, an innovative search engine, allows engineers to search
for components using parameters based on engineering specifications; search
results include only relevant products.
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"This partnership is strategic for us as it increases the exposure of the
GlobalSpec product line to the European engineering community," said John
Schneiter, co-founder and Chairman of GlobalSpec. "Our relationship with
vertacross further demonstrates our commitment to be the premier engineering
resource for users worldwide."
"Our partnership with GlobalSpec is an example of how vertacross continues
to build and expand its value offering," said Marcus Boerkei, President and
CEO of vertacross, inc., based in Research Triangle Park, NC. "It provides an
easy way to review and compare detailed product specifications and reinforces
vertacross' vision to be the 'go to' site for users and specifiers of
automation and control solutions."
vertacross, inc. offers a supplier-neutral business-to-business online
marketplace for the automation and control industry, designed to support the
customer-from planning to purchasing. Serving as a comprehensive industry web
resource, vertacross delivers the latest and most relevant industry
information, products, contacts and news. The company maintains NAFTA
headquarters in Research Triangle Park, N.C. and the European Community
headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany. To learn more information about
vertacross, inc., visit http://www.vertacross.com.
GlobalSpec, the first Web-based, centralized engineering design gateway,
connects engineers and technical buyers with the products and manufacturers
they need based on engineering specifications. GlobalSpec's SpecSearch(SM) is
an advanced parametric and universal engineering component search system that
provides users access to bias-free information from more than 21 million
product specifications and access to more than 12,000 contactable suppliers
arranged in more than 1,600 product areas. Information about GlobalSpec and
its services can be found at http://www.globalspec.com.
GlobalSpec.com(R) and SpecSearch(SM) are registered marks of
GlobalSpec.com, Inc. in the United States.