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Seehausen a. Staffelsee, Bavaria, Germany, 2009/02/10 - Password, the leading German resource for Information Professionals, has honoured Norbert Weitkämper, founder and CEO of Weitkämper Technology GmbH, as "Man of the Year 2008".
One reason is his vision of emerging trends in search technology, another the new search engine of the company, called HitEngine, because of its outstanding technology and its groundbreaking possibility of changing user behavior.
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 in Germany. Every year, the Award honours the crème de la crème of the german information business community.
Weitkamper Technology (weitkamper.com) delivers solutions for Intelligent Search, Navigation and Classification. XSEARCH Software helps you to unlock the power of your data. It helps your users find exactly the information they need. In a new, intuitive way. We develop the HitEngine, offering all hits while typing, as well as search enhancements for using »on top« of your search engine or database system – without any need of changing their architecture. For easy integration within a few days. Our core products are:
• XSEARCH HitEngine;
• XSEARCH Knowledge Retrieval;
• XSEARCH Linguistic Engine;
• XSEARCH Clustering Engine;
• XSEARCH DidYouMean;
• XSEARCH Suggest;
• XSEARCH Federated Search;
• XSEARCH Summarizer;
• XSEARCH Facet Navigator.
Established in 1994, Weitkämper Technology has been focused on how to make search work better for more than a decade.
Our partnership with technology leaders helps us to realize the full potential of search. Customers include Babcock, BMW, Bosch, Electrolux, the German Ministry of Finance, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung FAZ, Beck, 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 Discovery. Their HitEngine has received the 2008 Award "Product of the Year".
Contact: Weitkämper Technology GmbH Reindlweg 3 82418 Seehausen a. Staffelsee Germany.