Proxicom and eGrail Form New Alliance

Partnership to Deliver Multi-Channel, Multi-Language Content Management

Solutions to Global Corporations



Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from eGrail Inc.

    RESTON, Va. and BETHESDA, Md., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Proxicom, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   PXCM), a leading e-business consulting and development company
 delivering multi-channel solutions to Fortune 500 companies, and eGrail Inc.,
 a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class content management software,
 today announced a partnership that will enable the implementation of content
 management solutions across multiple channels and in multiple languages. With
 this alliance, Proxicom and eGrail will help enterprise-class companies easily
 manage the content that they deliver to their constituents via the Web and
 wireless devices.
     "Combining our expertise and delivery in industry-leading multi-channel
 solutions with eGrail's easy-to-use, powerful content management platform will
 allow us to address the needs of our enterprise clients," stated Mark Belles,
 vice president of alliances for Proxicom. "eGrail's platform provides us with
 a cutting-edge and technically sophisticated solution offering."
     "Proxicom is a pioneer in delivering multi-channel solutions, so it is a
 tremendous win for eGrail to be selected as one of their recommended software
 vendors for client solutions," said Joseph Payne, president and CEO of eGrail.
 "Relationships with leading consulting organizations like Proxicom will enable
 us to focus on developing and selling enterprise software. We expect this
 relationship to highlight our ability to support global corporations seeking
 to manage and deliver content in multiple channels and maintain sites in
 multiple languages."
     eGrail Enterprise Content Server is the most flexible and cost-effective
 content management solution in the marketplace today, designed to address the
 needs of global organizations. eGrail Enterprise Content Server enables an
 unlimited number of users to contribute digital assets, templates and content
 to a centrally managed database in an intuitive and flexible manner. Users can
 collaborate simultaneously, any time and anywhere there is Internet access.
 This enables companies to easily manage workflow and control how content is
 delivered to multiple channels in multiple languages.
 
     About Proxicom
     Proxicom, Inc. is a leading e-business consulting and development company
 that delivers innovative Internet and multi-channel solutions for Fortune 500
 companies and other global, forward-thinking businesses. Our 1,000 strategy,
 creative and technology professionals provide specialized e-business
 development expertise for the following global practices: Automotive and
 Manufacturing, Communications and High Tech, Consumer Goods and Retail,
 Energy, Financial Services, Media and Entertainment and Service Industries.
 Founded in 1991, Proxicom has developed and built e-businesses for such blue-
 chip companies as America Online, General Electric, General Motors, Merrill
 Lynch, Marriott International, NBC, and Toyota Motor Sales, USA, among many
 others. With its headquarters in Reston, Va., Proxicom has offices in Boston,
 Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, Paris, Rome, San
 Francisco, and Sausalito, Calif. For more information, please visit
 http://www.proxicom.com or call 1-877-PROXICOM.
 
     About eGrail Inc.
     eGrail is a worldwide provider of enterprise-class content management
 software. The company's platform, eGrail Enterprise Content Server, addresses
 the needs of global companies seeking to quickly develop, deploy and maintain
 Web sites in multiple languages across multiple communications channels.
     eGrail Enterprise Content Server's flexible, object-based architecture
 enables companies to easily manage workflow and control how content is
 delivered. For multi-language, multi-channel Web sites, eGrail Enterprise
 Content Server allows organizations to create one site structure with a
 default language and default channel. From this single structure, content can
 be translated into multiple languages and then automatically rendered into
 multiple channels, enabling organizations to easily address the content needs
 of all of their global constituents.
     Based in Bethesda, Md., eGrail is a privately held company with a direct
 presence in North America, Western Europe and Japan. A growing number of
 global organizations across many industries rely on eGrail to address their
 content management needs. To get more information, view a demo or sign up for
 a free webinar on eGrail Enterprise Content Server, please go to
 http://www.egrail.com .
 
     eGrail and eGrail Enterprise Content Server are either trademarks or
 registered trademarks of eGrail Inc.
 
 

SOURCE eGrail Inc.
    RESTON, Va. and BETHESDA, Md., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Proxicom, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   PXCM), a leading e-business consulting and development company
 delivering multi-channel solutions to Fortune 500 companies, and eGrail Inc.,
 a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class content management software,
 today announced a partnership that will enable the implementation of content
 management solutions across multiple channels and in multiple languages. With
 this alliance, Proxicom and eGrail will help enterprise-class companies easily
 manage the content that they deliver to their constituents via the Web and
 wireless devices.
     "Combining our expertise and delivery in industry-leading multi-channel
 solutions with eGrail's easy-to-use, powerful content management platform will
 allow us to address the needs of our enterprise clients," stated Mark Belles,
 vice president of alliances for Proxicom. "eGrail's platform provides us with
 a cutting-edge and technically sophisticated solution offering."
     "Proxicom is a pioneer in delivering multi-channel solutions, so it is a
 tremendous win for eGrail to be selected as one of their recommended software
 vendors for client solutions," said Joseph Payne, president and CEO of eGrail.
 "Relationships with leading consulting organizations like Proxicom will enable
 us to focus on developing and selling enterprise software. We expect this
 relationship to highlight our ability to support global corporations seeking
 to manage and deliver content in multiple channels and maintain sites in
 multiple languages."
     eGrail Enterprise Content Server is the most flexible and cost-effective
 content management solution in the marketplace today, designed to address the
 needs of global organizations. eGrail Enterprise Content Server enables an
 unlimited number of users to contribute digital assets, templates and content
 to a centrally managed database in an intuitive and flexible manner. Users can
 collaborate simultaneously, any time and anywhere there is Internet access.
 This enables companies to easily manage workflow and control how content is
 delivered to multiple channels in multiple languages.
 
     About Proxicom
     Proxicom, Inc. is a leading e-business consulting and development company
 that delivers innovative Internet and multi-channel solutions for Fortune 500
 companies and other global, forward-thinking businesses. Our 1,000 strategy,
 creative and technology professionals provide specialized e-business
 development expertise for the following global practices: Automotive and
 Manufacturing, Communications and High Tech, Consumer Goods and Retail,
 Energy, Financial Services, Media and Entertainment and Service Industries.
 Founded in 1991, Proxicom has developed and built e-businesses for such blue-
 chip companies as America Online, General Electric, General Motors, Merrill
 Lynch, Marriott International, NBC, and Toyota Motor Sales, USA, among many
 others. With its headquarters in Reston, Va., Proxicom has offices in Boston,
 Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, Paris, Rome, San
 Francisco, and Sausalito, Calif. For more information, please visit
 http://www.proxicom.com or call 1-877-PROXICOM.
 
     About eGrail Inc.
     eGrail is a worldwide provider of enterprise-class content management
 software. The company's platform, eGrail Enterprise Content Server, addresses
 the needs of global companies seeking to quickly develop, deploy and maintain
 Web sites in multiple languages across multiple communications channels.
     eGrail Enterprise Content Server's flexible, object-based architecture
 enables companies to easily manage workflow and control how content is
 delivered. For multi-language, multi-channel Web sites, eGrail Enterprise
 Content Server allows organizations to create one site structure with a
 default language and default channel. From this single structure, content can
 be translated into multiple languages and then automatically rendered into
 multiple channels, enabling organizations to easily address the content needs
 of all of their global constituents.
     Based in Bethesda, Md., eGrail is a privately held company with a direct
 presence in North America, Western Europe and Japan. A growing number of
 global organizations across many industries rely on eGrail to address their
 content management needs. To get more information, view a demo or sign up for
 a free webinar on eGrail Enterprise Content Server, please go to
 http://www.egrail.com .
 
     eGrail and eGrail Enterprise Content Server are either trademarks or
 registered trademarks of eGrail Inc.
 
 SOURCE  eGrail Inc.