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Seehausen a. Staffelsee, Bavaria, Germany, 2009/02/06 - After its first presentation at Online Information in London, the HitEngine of Weitkämper Technology has won the renowned Award "Product of the Year 2008".
Password, the leading German resource for Information Professionals, has selected the HitEngine because of its outstanding technology and its groundbreaking possibility of changing user behavior.
Norbert Weitkämper, CEO of Weitkämper Technology, accepted the Award in London. "With our new HitEngine, hitting the Return key to run a search is no longer required. By providing a list of choices as the letters are entered, it shortens the repetitive search process. Our research for years in the field of efficient index structures was finally successful - and the problem of minimal entropy is solved", says Norbert Weitkämper. "We are delighted to receive this prestigious Award from Password. It's one more stimulation to realize the full potential of search".
Password is the leading German language information resource for Information Professionals. Its print and online newsletters reach nearly every supplier and user in the field of information publishing.
About Weitkämper Technology
Weitkämper Technology (weitkamper.com), established in 1994, delivers solutions for Intelligent Search, Classification and Navigation. Their products help people to find, explore and understand information. In a unique, intuitive way.
Customers include Babcock, Beck, BMW, Bosch, Electrolux, McKinsey, Ministry of Finance, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung FAZ, Wolters Kluwer and many more.
In honor of its pioneering work, the company has received the digita, the European Comenius Medal and the German Innovation Price ITK 2007 and 2008 in the field of Knowledge Management.