Traction Software Brings FAST-Enabled Search to Blogs and Wikis
Traction Software Brings FAST-Enabled Search to Blogs and Wikis Traction Goes Beyond Blogs and Wikis, Offering Integrated FAST InStream Search Technology to Enable Secure Search, Entity Extraction and Drill Down Navigation PROVIDENCE, RI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 18, 2006 -- Traction® Software, the leading developer of products for secure, scalable, web-based collaboration, today announced the general availability of its Traction® TeamPage™ FAST Search Module. The Module is an integrated and easily installed option, based on Fast Search & Transfer's FAST InStream™ OEM search technology solution.
"The FAST InStream option adds tremendous value to TeamPage's hypertext model, particularly for companies using TeamPage blog and wiki capabilities for commercial, pharma, or government intelligence and project communication," said Greg Lloyd, President and Co-Founder, Traction Software.
By embedding FAST InStream, TeamPage now delivers state of the art search and content drill-down that is as good or better than that of the most capable content and document management systems on the market today and
- Extends the TeamPage standard search capability by adding permission- filtered search across over 370 formats of documents attached to Traction TeamPage blog posts or stored in TeamPage web folders.
- Adds linguistic analysis to automatically extract and rank relevant key words and entities.
Entities include company names, person names, locations, and e-mail addresses.
- Provides interactive drill-down navigation, including AND and OR selection, enabling users to quickly understand their search set and narrow tens or hundreds of thousands of results down to just a few that are highly relevant using keywords, entities, and metadata attributes.
- Adds a "Find Similar" choice to posts, comments and search results to make it simple to find other relevant content.
- Adds automatically calculated Rank order to Newest First and Oldest First sort options.
Rank order is determined by automatic linguistic and link analysis.
- Adds search by content types including posts, pages, comments, emails and files.
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About Traction® TeamPage™
Traction TeamPage combines wiki style group editing, the simplicity of a blog, and a unique model for commenting and secure, scalable communication.
About FAST InStream
FAST InStream is an industry-leading OEM search technology specifically designed to increase the value of enterprise applications and boost ROI by leveraging the power of FAST Enterprise Search Platform (FAST ESP™) technology.
About Traction Software
Traction Software provides business and government organizations with enterprise software that allows groups and teams to communicate more effectively.
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SOURCE: Traction Software