Heidelberg and Frankfurt, Germany – October 11th, 2011 – TEMIS, the leading provider of semantic content enrichment solutions, has signed an agreement with Thieme Publishing Group to license Luxid®, TEMIS’ award winning semantic software. Under the agreement, Thieme, the renowned German medical publisher, will use Luxid® to assist in the semantic enrichment and categorization of its electronic content.
“Our electronic products already do an excellent job in supporting the specific needs of our professional customers. Luxid® will be an extremely useful tool in helping us to continue improving our offering in order to better assist our clients”, said Udo Schiller, Thieme’s Publishing Director.
“The partnership with Thieme Publishing Group further reinforces TEMIS’ position as the leading provider of content analytics solutions in the publishing sector. The Pharmaceutical and Medical industries, as well as the STM Publishing sector, are important fields of application for our solutions”, said Stefan Geißler, Managing Director of TEMIS Germany and co-founder of TEMIS. “We are very happy that our extensive work in this area has received yet another endorsement following Thieme’s decision to license our technology.”
TEMIS and Thieme Publishing Group will both exhibit at the upcoming Frankfurt Book Fair which will take place in Frankfurt, Germany from October 12th to 16th. You can meet them respectively at booths # 4.2 N448 and # 4.2 E400.
Thieme Publishing Group is a privately held scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher in medicine, worldwide especially in the field of neurosurgical content, in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 140 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include Thieme eJournals, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty.
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