DENVER - April 29, 2003 - ISYS Search Software Inc.,
a global supplier of search software for businesses and public sector
organizations, announced it has been included in Gartner Inc.'s 2003 Search
Technology Magic Quadrant report, which was released this week by the
ISYS Search Software is ranked alongside some of the industry's top
companies in the Niche category, which Gartner describes as companies
that focus on a particular segment of the client base, as defined by characteristics
such as size, vertical or project complexity. Their ability to outperform
or innovate may be impacted by this narrow focus. All vendors listed in
the Search Technology Magic Quadrant are evaluated using a variety of
criteria that measure a company's vision and its ability to execute.
"As the search market heats up, ISYS is making a considered effort
to build awareness and demonstrate the strengths of our sixth-generation
technology," said Ian Davies, founder and managing director of ISYS/ISYS
Development. "Being listed among some of our top competitors in Gartner's
report confirms these intentions and illustrates our ability to meet the
needs of organizations operating in key vertical markets."
Established in 1988, ISYS Search Software Inc., is a global supplier
of search software for businesses and public sector organizations. The
company's award-winning ISYS product suite offers comprehensive search
solutions designed to meet the diverse information retrieval and knowledge
management needs of organizations operating in a variety of industries,
including government, legal, law enforcement and recruitment.
ISYS Search Software maintains offices in Sydney, Denver and the
UK. The company's customers include the USDA, Boeing, Perkins Coie, Management
Recruiters International (MRI), the US Department of Justice, Deloitte
Touche Tohmatsu, QANTAS and the IRS. Additional information can be obtained
by phone at 800.992.4797 .
* The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted April 2003 by Gartner, Inc. and is
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Magic Quadrant should not be deemed to be an endorsement of any company
or product depicted in the quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is Gartner's opinion
and is an analytical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific
time period. It measures vendors against Gartner-defined criteria for
a marketplace. The positioning of vendors within a Magic Quadrant is based
on the complex interplay of many factors.
Gartner does not advise enterprises to select only those firms in the
Leaders segment. In some situations, firms in the Visionary, Challenger,
or Niche Player segments may be the right match for an enterprise's requirements.
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