5
Oct
2011

KnowledgeLake and Brainware Join Forces to Serve Microsoft Customers

Microsoft Partner of the Year and Intelligent Data Capture Pioneer join to deliver state-of-the-art solutions for enterprise efficiency

October 4, 2011, Ashburn, VA and St. Louis, MO - Brainware, Inc.,the leading provider of intelligent data capture and enterprise search solutions, and KnowledgeLake, the market leader in Microsoft SharePoint ECM solutions, announced today that the two companies have joined forces to enable their solutions to interact, optimizing the return on global users' investment for SharePoint and other Microsoft enterprise platforms. This partnership reflects Microsoft's culture of encouraging its ISV partners to build upon diverse areas of expertise and innovation, creating complementary solutions that benefit the Microsoft user community.

"We are very excited about pairing the KnowledgeLake Capture solution with the Brainware intelligent data capture platform," stated Chris Caplinger, CTO of KnowledgeLake. "This will provide our customers with a better solution for automatically classifying and performing data extraction on large volumes of documents. This joint effort enables KnowledgeLake and Brainware to leverage the strengths of each other's products and provides KnowledgeLake customers with another option for intelligent document handling."

"As a three-time Microsoft Partner of the Year and fellow Microsoft Managed ISV Partner, KnowledgeLake has proven credibility in addressing the challenges, needs and dynamics of enterprises using Microsoft SharePoint, SQL Server and other key platforms to manage their data-centric processes," said Carl Mergele, Chief Executive Officer at Brainware. "Brainware offers the most advanced technology in the world for transforming paper documents into usable business intelligence, so these two organizations make for natural partners in providing the world's largest and most complex businesses with applications that enable efficiency and visibility, giving users the data they need, when they need it."

About KnowledgeLake

KnowledgeLake, Inc. develops document imaging related products and solutions for Microsoft SharePoint. KnowledgeLake extends the ECM capabilities of SharePoint, enabling businesses to reduce mailing costs, streamline operations, and achieve regulatory compliance using familiar Microsoft products that most businesses already own and use. KnowledgeLake products and solutions are deployed globally in thousands of organizations in many different horizontal and vertical industry sectors including public sector, healthcare, financial services, transportation and more. For more information, visit www.knowledgelake.com.

About Brainware, Inc.

Brainware, Inc. is an innovative provider of intelligent data capture and enterprise search solutions that help Global 2000 companies eliminate costly manual data entry, rapidly process large volumes of documents and retrieve data from across the enterprise. Its solutions were built from the ground up to manage unstructured data without templates, exact definitions, taxonomies or indexing. Headquartered in Ashburn, Virginia, Brainware maintains global sales and support operations through its North American, U.K. and European offices. Brainware customers include Airbus, Alcon, Anadarko, BB&T, Baylor Health Care System, British American Tobacco, BSkyB, Clear Channel Communications, Cleveland Clinic, Continental Airlines, CORT, Frontier Communications, Gardner Denver, Halliburton, Her Majesty's Prison Service, Johns Manville, Kimberly-Clark, KPMG, NEC, NHS/Steria, Newell Rubbermaid, Old Dominion Freight Line, Philip Morris International, Rabobank, Resurrection Health Care, Reynolds & Reynolds, Rockwell Automation, Shell, Southern Company, Sun Chemical, The Bank of New York Mellon/SourceNet, TriZetto, and many others. For more information, please visit www.brainware.com.