Prestigious Award: Comperio Front Named KMWorld Trend-Setting Product of 2009

Aug 24, 2009, 08:00 ET from Comperio

BOSTON, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Comperio today announced it was awarded the "Trend-Setting Product of the Year" by KMWorld magazine. The annual award highlights innovations that represent best-in-class products. "The award confirms Comperio's position as leading provider of search middleware," says CEO of Comperio, Jorn Ellefsen.

For seven consecutive years, the independent magazine KMWorld, with more than 50,000 subscribers, votes on the most innovative and trend-setting products within the IT industry. Among the previous award winners are Google (Google Apps), IBM (Omnifind), Microsoft (Sharepoint), Symantec, and BEA Systems.

Hugh McKellar, KMWorld Editor-in-Chief says, "This year's edition has been compiled through briefings with vendors themselves, along with analysts input, users and system integrators. Our mission is to select those that deliver a robust and strong solution to increase customer value and satisfaction." More than 800 different products have been evaluated in the award process. "Comperio has leveraged search technology in an innovative way and fills a growing demand in the market," says Hugh McKellar.

"Comperio Front represents a major step forward in the search industry. The product works complimentary with the customer's existing search investments and leverages the search-best-practices collected from hundreds of search projects -- all contained within the value-added software, Comperio Front. The search software enables companies to dramatically reduce time to market, streamline search operations and truly make search a powerful tool to monetize and improve business productivity," says Jorn Ellefsen.

"The award recognizes our long-term development efforts and underlines the importance of an innovative search middleware in the market," concludes Jorn Ellefsen.

About Comperio

Comperio ( delivers Enterprise Search solutions to improve business productivity and internet business monetization. The solutions are built with the leading search middleware Comperio Front to enrich enterprise search platforms. Comperio's vision is to build the world's most acknowledged search solutions through customer driven innovation.

About KMWorld

KMWorld ( is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 50,000 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. (

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