PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kapow Software, a leading innovator in the application integration market, today announced that KMWorld selected Katalyst, the company's self-service integration platform, as a "Trend-Setting Product of 2012." The final selections were made by a combination of KMWorld editorial colleagues, industry analysts, system integrators, vendors, line-of-business managers and end users from a list of more than 700 products. They reviewed the previous year's technology advancements, with particular attention toward those products that represent new or business-critical direction for the industry at large.
"Kapow Software's Kapow Katalyst integration platform is especially strong for content management and enterprise search, two core areas of interest for our KMWorld readership," said Hugh McKellar, executive editor at KMWorld magazine. "Kapow Software automation improves business performance by letting line-of-business workers run the integration workflows and big data queries they need. This self-service approach is exactly what business users are demanding more of, and Kapow Software is ready to deliver it."
Kapow Katalyst is the first Integration as a Self-Service™ software platform that lets enterprises quickly create and deploy a variety of automated workflows that connect, crawl, integrate, and automate all types of internal and external applications without requiring APIs, coding, or consultants. Kapow Software is forcing IT and KM managers to rethink their traditional approaches to creating value and innovating new services from applications and data.
"We're honored to be selected as one of KMWorld's trend-setting products of 2012," said Rick Kawamura, vice president, marketing, at Kapow Software. "Our Kapow Katalyst self-service integration platform helps business leaders drive more productivity, gain competitive advantage, and create new opportunities for top line growth and innovation. We empower organizations of all kinds through the many business benefits of rapidly integrated applications in just hours or days versus weeks or months."
The complete list of KMWorld's Trend-Setting Products for 2012 are featured in the September 2012 print issue and online at www.kmworld.com.
About Kapow Software
Kapow Software is a leading innovator in the integration market with its intuitive, powerful application integration platform that harnesses the power of cloud, mobile, social and big data without the need for consultants, coding or APIs. Its Integration as a Self-Service™ platform is the first of its kind to empower employees and IT leaders to collaborate in new ways to help modernize the workplace, increase agility and improve business results. Kapow Software is trusted by more than 600 large global enterprises, including Audi, Intel, Fiserv, Deutsche Telekom and more than a dozen federal agencies for process automation, application integration, big data collection, mobile enablement, content migration, web data intelligence, social media monitoring and other mission-critical solutions. For more information, please visit: www.kapowsoftware.com.
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 45,000 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)
Kapow Katalyst, Integration as a Self-Service and Kapow Software are trademarks of Kapow Software.
SOURCE Kapow Software