|By Business Wire||
|August 26, 2014 03:04 AM EDT||
Kofax® Limited (NASDAQ: KFX)(LSE: KFX), a leading provider of smart process applications for the business critical First Mile™ of customer interactions, today announced Kofax’s Kapow Enterprise™ has been named a Trendsetting Product of 2014 by KMWorld Magazine. Kapow was recognized for its rapid integration of any legacy data, making it actionable and accessible across the organization.
“The plethora of data that exists within organizations can uncover new insights that will impact how knowledge workers engage with colleagues, partners and customers,” stated Hugh McKellar, editor-in-chief at KMWorld. “Kofax Kapow was selected by the panel because it is a well-reasoned innovation that meets a real business need.”
KMWorld’s Trend-Setting Product awards began in 2003. More than 650 offerings from vendors were assessed by the judging panel, which consists of editorial colleagues, analysts, system integrators, vendors themselves, line-of-business managers and users. All products selected demonstrate clearly identifiable technology breakthroughs that serve the vendors’ full spectrum of constituencies, especially their customers.
“Kapow automates the acquisition and integration of information, especially web data, to an organization’s business applications without coding,” commented David Caldeira, Senior Vice President, Product and Solution Marketing. “We are continuing to identify areas where Kapow can automate data driven business activities, and in our latest Kofax Kapow Enterprise 9.4, we’ve made it easier for organizations that rely on office productivity products such as Microsoft® Excel® to instantly aggregate data to analyze patterns and discover insights. Business users can better deliver near real-time reporting and exchange data between business applications, groups and partners.”
KMWorld (www.kmworld.com), a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc. (www.infotoday.com), is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 40,000 subscribers.
Kofax is a leading provider of smart process applications for the business critical First Mile of customer interactions. These begin with an organization’s systems of engagement, which generate real time, information intensive communications from customers, and provide an essential connection to their systems of record, which are typically large scale, rigid enterprise applications and repositories not easily adapted to more contemporary technology. Success in the First Mile can dramatically improve an organization’s customer experience and greatly reduce operating costs, thus driving increased competitiveness, growth and profitability. Kofax software and solutions provide a rapid return on investment to more than 20,000 customers in financial services, insurance, government, healthcare, business process outsourcing and other markets. Kofax delivers these through its own sales and service organization, and a global network of more than 800 authorized partners in more than 75 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit kofax.com.
© 2014 Kofax Limited. Kofax is a registered trademark and First Mile and Kofax Kapow are trademarks of Kofax Limited. All other registered trademarks and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Chris Van Tuin, Chief Technologist for the Western US at Red Hat, has over 20 years of experience in IT and Software. Since joining Red Hat in 2005, he has been architecting solutions for strategic customers and partners with a focus on emerging technologies including IaaS, PaaS, and DevOps. He started his career at Intel in IT and Managed Hosting followed by leadership roles in services and sales engineering at Loudcloud and Linux startups.
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