Empolis Information Management GmbH, leading provider of smart information management software solutions, announced today that it has once again been selected as “Trend-Setting Product of the Year 2016” by US-based magazine KMWorld for its Empolis Smart Cloud (ESC). The KMWorld judging panel – composed of users, knowledge management experts, industry and technology analysts, as well as journalists – selected Empolis from numerous applicants.
With ESC, Empolis solutions become entirely available as a Software as a Service (SaaS), in addition to traditional on premise installations; highly available with security and contractually assured data protection according to strict German laws included.
“Cloud technology only makes industrial digitalization possible. Our customers value the capability of quickly utilizing new services in the area of Big Data analytics and for testing innovative business models, without big investments”, explains Empolis CEO, Dr. Stefan Wess.
KMWorld Editor Sandra Haimila says, “Each year we look for software products that break new territory in helping organizations achieve their knowledge management goals. These products are designed, developed and perfectly timed to fill a niche in the marketplace before users are even aware that such functionality and flexibility have been missing. Designated as the KMWorld Trend-Setting Products of 2016, these offerings hold the promise for the marketplace.”
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