TEMIS’s Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform and Luxid® Navigator – Biopharma Edition Both Earn Prestigious Content Industry Recognition
Washington, D.C. and New York, NY – December 19th, 2013 – TEMIS, the leading provider of Semantic Content Enrichment solutions for the Enterprise , today announced that two of its analytics products were named finalists for the 2014 SIIA CODiE Awards. Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform was named for Best Semantic Technology platform, tools and applications and Luxid® Navigator – Biopharma Edition was named for Best Science and Technology Information Solution.
Finalists represent the information industry’s best products, technologies, and services created by or for media, publishers, and information services providers.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, announced TEMIS as one of 91 CODiE Award content finalists across 26 categories.
“We are proud to see Luxid® considered as a pillar of the information industry, built on a powerful and constantly evolving technology and targeting multiple applications with the same relevance and efficiency,” said Eric Bregand, CEO of TEMIS.
“The CODiE Awards competition was extremely competitive this year and our finalists set the standard for innovation and quality in the media, publishing and information service markets,” said Kathy Greenler Sexton, VP & General Manager for the Content Division at SIIA. “Each and every finalist should be commended for their innovation and market-leading products and services. I look forward to seeing them all at the Information Industry Summit in January.”
About Luxid® Navigator – Biopharma Edition (named for Best Science and Technology Information Solution) : Luxid® Navigator – Biopharma Edition is a user-friendly portal application that helps Life Sciences professionals visually explore the world of biopharma data and answer multiple questions with a single analytics tool. The Software-as-a-Service platform charts the biopharma landscape based on Life Sciences open data. It dynamically builds a custom dashboard of intuitive visualization widgets that organizes available information revolving around your specific topic of interest – be it a disease, intervention, sponsor, or mechanism of action for example and provides dedicated search lenses from the perspectives of clinical trials, news, experts identification, ongoing research, and more. Thanks to advanced computational linguistics, Luxid® Navigator classifies, categorizes and deeply links its data, enabling Life Sciences professionals to work faster, provide critical information to their peers, and make fast and informed clinical, regulatory, and business decisions.
About Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform (named for Best Semantic Technology platform, tools and applications): TEMIS’ flagship Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform is based on patented natural language processing technology that recognizes and extracts relevant items of information hidden in plain text, such as entities, relationships, topics and categories and enriches content with domain-specific metadata. Luxid® helps organizations to efficiently structure, manage and exploit their unstructured information assets, for example by efficiently packaging and delivering targeted, relevant information to their stakeholders, and enabling the analysis, discovery and sharing of actionable insights to optimize their business.
During the SIIA’s annual flagship conference for information industry leaders, IIS 2014: Breakthrough on January 29 & 30th in New York City, all finalists will have the opportunity to showcase their products to the 300+ information industry leaders in attendance. CODiE winners will be announced at a special Content CODiE Awards luncheon that concludes the conference on January 30th.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry’s only peer-reviewed awards program. The first round review of all nominees is conducted by media, publishing, and information services executives with considerable industry expertise, including members of the industry, analysts, media and bloggers, and bankers and investors. The judges are responsible for selecting the CODiE Awards finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and the scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Details about each finalist are listed at http://www.siia.net/codies/2014/finalists.asp
About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards
The SIIA CODiE™ Awards, originally called the Excellence in Software Awards, were established in 1986 by the Software Publishers Association (SPA), now the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), so that pioneers of the then-nascent software industry could evaluate and honor each other’s work. Since then, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose – to showcase the software and information industry’s finest products and services and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.
TEMIS helps organizations structure, manage and exploit their unstructured information assets. Its flagship platform, Luxid®, identifies and extracts targeted information to semantically enrich content with domain-specific metadata. This helps organizations to intelligently archive, manage, package, deliver, access and analyze increasing volumes of information.
Founded in 2000, TEMIS operates in the United States, Canada, UK, France and Germany, and is represented worldwide through its network of certified partners. TEMIS’ innovative solutions have attracted the business of leading organizations such as AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science), Agence France-Presse, BASF, Bayer Pharma, Bloomberg BNA, BNP Paribas, Editions Lefebvre-Sarrut, Elsevier, EMC, Europol, French Ministry of Defence, French Ministry of Finance, Gannett, Karger, Invest in France Agency, Les Echos, Merck KGaA, Nature Publishing Group, Novartis, OECD, PSA Peugeot-Citroën, RSNA, Sanofi, Simon & Schuster, Springer Science+Business Media, The McGraw-Hill Companies, Thieme, Thomson Reuters, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Volkswagen and Wiley.
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