TEMIS Wins SIIA CODiE Award for Best Science and Technology Information Solution 2014 TEMIS's Luxid® Navigator Earns Prestigious Content Industry Recognition
WASHINGTON and NEW YORK, February 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
TEMIS, the leading provider of Semantic Content Enrichment solutions for the Enterprise, today announced that Luxid® Navigator -Biopharma Edition was awarded the 2014 CODiE Award for Best Science and Technology Information Solution by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries. CODiEs Winners represent the information industry's best products, technologies, and services created by or for media, publishers, and information services providers.
Luxid® Navigator -Biopharma Edition is a user-friendly analytics portal that helps Life Sciences professionals visually explore the world of biopharma data and answer multiple questions with a single tool. Leveraging advanced computational linguistics, the Software-as-a-Service platform charts the biopharma landscape by aggregating and analyzing Life Sciences open data. As a function of the user's topic of interest - for example a disease, intervention, sponsor, or mechanism of action, it dynamically builds intuitive visualization widgets and search lenses presenting all relevant information from the perspectives of clinical trials, news, experts identification, ongoing research, adverse events, and more. This enables Life Sciences professionals to find and share critical information faster, and make better informed clinical, regulatory, and business decisions. Luxid® Navigator - Biopharma Edition can be tested at https://www.biopharmanavigator.com.
"This CODiE award recognizes the unique value resulting from the semantic integration of Life Sciences open data and content into a single analytics portal," said Daniel Mayer, VP Product & Marketing, TEMIS. "Semantic enrichment has become a core requirement for structuring, managing and exploiting information. Luxid® Navigator foreshadows what we believe to be the next major wave of information products leveraging semantics and analytics, in Life Sciences and beyond. And we are hard at work extending Luxid® Navigator to other verticals and applications."
"SIIA's 2014 Content CODiE Award winners' are some of the most innovative, high-impact content products out there," said SIIA Vice President and General Manager for the Content Division Kathy Greenler Sexton. "We congratulate all of this year's CODiE Award winners, and thank them for the contributions they have made to the information industry."
Winners were announced during a special Awards luncheon on January 30 in New York City during the SIIA's annual flagship conference for information industry leaders, IIS 2014: Breakthrough.
TEMIS previously won the SIIA 2013 CODiE Award for "Best Semantic Technology Solution" with Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform. Based on patented and award-winning natural language processing technology, Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform is a powerful and scalable semantic content enrichment solution that recognizes and extracts relevant items of information hidden in plain text and enriches document metadata. By revealing the intimate nature of enterprise informational assets, it helps optimize their management, distribution, access and analysis.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry's only peer-reviewed awards program. The first round review of all nominees is conducted by media, publishing, and information services executives with considerable industry expertise, including members of the industry, analysts, media and bloggers, and bankers and investors. The judges are responsible for selecting the CODiE Awards finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners.
About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards
The SIIA CODiE™ Awards were established in 1986 by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), so that pioneers of the then-nascent software industry could evaluate and honor each other's work. Since then, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose - to celebrate the software and information industry's finest products and services.
TEMIS helps organizations structure, manage and exploit their unstructured information assets. Its flagship platform, Luxid®, identifies and extracts targeted information to semantically enrich content with domain-specific metadata. This enables professional publishers to efficiently package and deliver relevant information to their audience, and helps organizations to intelligently archive, manage, package, deliver, access and analyze increasing volumes of information.
Founded in 2000, TEMIS operates in the United States, Canada, UK, France and Germany, and is represented worldwide through its network of certified partners.
TEMIS' innovative solutions have attracted the business of leading organizations such as AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science), Agence France-Presse, BASF, Bayer Pharma, Bloomberg BNA, BNP Paribas, CABI, Editions Lefebvre-Sarrut, Elsevier, Europol, French Ministry of Defense, French Ministry of Finance, Gannett, Karger, Les Echos, Merck KGaA, Nature Publishing Group, Novartis, OECD, RSNA, Sanofi, Simon & Schuster, Springer Science+Business Media, The McGraw-Hill Companies, Thieme, Thomson Reuters, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Volkswagen and Wiley.
SOURCE TEMIS and SIIA