Chicago, IL and Stockholm, Sweden – June 7, 2012 – EPiServer, an innovator in multichannel digital marketing and e-Commerce software, announced today the availability of EPiServer Find, a big data product designed for content retrieval applications and onsite search. Customer experience, a highly valued online metric, can be dramatically improved by matching visitors with content faster.
EPiServer Find can be applied to classic site search and effectively handles free text search for websites with unstructured content. With editorial control over website search results, businesses can deliver smart content to visitors that accounts for out-of-the-box searching and linguistic variability. Realizing the importance of content performance, the solution allows for automatic website optimization improvements based on informed search statistics. Sites are arranged in a way that allows visitors to seek and find exactly the content they need to move them toward a conversion goal.
“Our customers need to improve online experience to differentiate and improve business results. We believe great content retrieval is at the heart of great content management, so we have responded with an improved solution for re-use of unstructured content and improved site search,” Bob Egner, VP Product Management of EPiServer said. “This information retrieval technology allows developers to create data-oriented applications in hours instead of weeks.”
Not all online content is structured hierarchically. EPiServer Find also supports sophisticated navigation scenarios. For companies with online content including user-generated content, products, articles and other forms of unstructured content, the product’s advanced content retrieval capability provides personalized, efficient content delivery across an organization’s communication channels.
EPiServer Find is available on June 15, 2012 at www.episerver.com/find . To learn more about the complete suite of EPiServer products and solutions, visit www.episerver.com
Merritt Group, Inc.
EPiServer connects ecommerce and digital marketing to help business create unique customer experiences which generates business results. EPiServer's platform combines content, e-commerce and multi-channel marketing capabilities to work full-circle for businesses online, from intelligent optimization, lead-generation through to conversion and repeat business.
Sitting at the centre of the digital marketing ecosystem, EPiServer empowers online and IT professionals to create superior customer experience for more than 20,000 websites worldwide. Built on .net, and supported by a pioneering partner network of over 630 partners in over 30 countries, EPiServers platform gives customers the ability to deliver the right content to the right person in the right format at a time that suits them. This approach means customers can maximize their investment in digital marketing and increase ROI. The company was founded in 1994 and has offices in the United States, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, The Netherlands, South Africa, Australia, Spain, UAE and the United Kingdom. EPiServer is controlled by the IK2007 Fund. IK Investment Partners is a European private equity firm with Nordic roots, managing €5.7 billion in fund commitments.