Latest Version of Award-Winning Search Solution Includes Distributed
Indexing, Greater Connectivity, Personalized Ranking, Improved Security and a
New User Interface
PALO ALTO, CALIF. & QUEBEC, October 16 /CNW/ - Coveo Solutions Inc., a
global provider of secure, enterprise search solutions, announced today the
availability of Coveo Enterprise Search (CES) 5.0, the first
commercially-viable enterprise search solution for today's complex data
environments. The latest version of Coveo Enterprise Search distinguishes
itself within the marketplace by offering the following rich array of new
-- Distributed indexing capabilities enhance the overall end-user
experience in environments such as Microsoft(R) SharePoint, while reducing
network load caused by indexing by up to 40%. Through the use of index
"mirrors," data located in different geographic locations is automatically
synchronized into a single, integrated set of index results, enabling an
optimized balance in speed and relevancy, and a more scalable approach to
-- More free connectors - Coveo continues to expand the free library of
powerful connectors that expand the flexibility of CES by allowing businesses
to index content from the most commonly used enterprise repositories including
Salesforce.com, Microsoft Exchange, Documentum and Symantec Enterprise Vault.
With API connectivity to Google OneBox for Enterprise, users can also obtain
federated query results from content in enterprise repositories and business
applications, such as SAP, Cognos and Business Objects.
-- Real-time ranking - Query Ranking Expressions (QRE) allow
administrators and end-users to easily customize the rank of search results,
enabling specified data to have a greater or lessened emphasis within the
-- Enhanced SharePoint functionality - Users see better results faster
than ever. With improved search navigation, live indexing and quick views of
search results from Microsoft(R) Office SharePoint Server 2007 libraries,
users can now get to the right information in record time.
-- Audio-video search in multiple languages - A media player for
Microsoft(R) Silverlight(TM) is included, as are audio-video search
capabilities in UK English and French, empowering businesses to extend their
searches to include a wide assortment of content from Web 2.0 applications,
such as webinars, podcasts and other critical audio/video content.
-- Secure interoperability - New security options, including early- and
late binding, enable search across the enterprise for quick and easy access to
all relevant information within user security profiles.
-- Industry's most intuitive search interface - CES 5.0's user interface
includes pop-up "quick views," documents thumbnails, and the ability to
subscribe to RSS feeds of search results. Users can customize and further
refine their search queries by selecting sets of data to include or exclude
from the search results - such as document formats, dates, languages, authors,
"As critical enterprise content continues to double at alarming rates,
enterprises are increasingly requiring secure search solutions that quickly
and accurately find the right information in a wide variety of formats from
distributed silos of data," said Laurent Simoneau, Coveo's president and CEO.
"Coveo Enterprise Search 5.0 accurately retrieves the most hard-to-find
information - including audio and video - and is tightly integrated with
today's most powerful enterprise solutions, offering businesses a robust and
independent layer on top of their existing information repositories. This
drives business efficiencies, increases ROI and lowers the total cost of
ownership. A growing number of global businesses are quickly realizing Coveo
is one of the most collaborative enterprise search solutions on the market
while remaining the most agile, requiring only hours or days to deploy instead
"Scalability is the biggest challenge with any enterprise service. Search
technology may need to grow 100 or 1,000 times its initial deployment size,
and support the many types of users across the enterprise. It must be easy to
install and manage in pilots and departments. It also must handle many types
of documents, which are written in styles ranging from a product data sheet to
a 1,000 page reference manual. And more than just documents - it should be
capable of indexing audio, people, blogs, wikis, and other modern content.
Coveo Enterprise Search really does an excellent job of addressing these
enterprise scalability needs," says Susan Aldrich, Senior VP of Patricia
Based on leading edge technologies and winner of numerous industry
awards, Coveo Enterprise Search delivers the best value in the enterprise
search marketplace with out-of-the-box document level security, unparalleled
accuracy, consumer-style ease of use, and an implementation of less than 24
Test drive Coveo Enterprise Search 5.0 free by visiting: www.coveo.com.
About Coveo Solutions, Inc.
Coveo offers search solutions that empower enterprises to securely access
critical information as needed. Whether it's to meet regulatory compliance,
improve customer response, protect intellectual property or improve
organizational efficiencies, Coveo's enterprise search technology enables
organizations to find, understand and act on critical information located
anywhere in the enterprise. Coveo's enterprise clients include HP, Procter &
Gamble, CA, Rabobank, PwC, Deloitte, Nomura, National Grid, AMN Healthcare,
Lockheed Martin, NATO, NASA, AC Nielsen, US Navy, Verizon, Yellow Pages Group
(Canada) and ESPN.
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