By Matthew Southwell
KnowledgeView is showcasing its open-platform content management and syndication solutions at this year’s show. Taking pride of place are the vendor’s latest versions of Rapid Publish and Rapid News products.
KnowledgeView is showcasing its open-platform content management and syndication solutions at this year’s show. Taking pride of place are the vendor’s latest versions of Rapid Publish and Rapid News products, which have been developed to cater for the media, governments and B2B e-commerce markets.The Rapid News products suite is designed to handle all aspects of content acquisition, management, publishing and syndication, while Rapid Publish is a powerful content management and cross-media publishing system that helps publishers increase productivity and tap new revenue opportunities.“Gitex provides us with a strategic platform to showcase and demonstrate our award-winning Rapid systems for media, government, and enterprises. It enables us to pursue our goal of consolidating our position in this market, following a number new prestigious wins in recent times,” says KnowledgeView’s director of the Middle East operations, Ammar Al Assam.“We will use this event to highlight our unique solutions that enable our customers to collect news content from multiple sources, enhance it editorially, and create targeted and personalised value-added content services delivered to multiple channels such as web, PDA, SMS and e-mail,” he adds.According to KnowledgeView, the core strength of the Rapid Publish systems is the high degree of automation it provides for the acquisition, auto-classification and delivery of news. Not only does it deliver tools for publishers and enterprises to provide customised and targeted services to countless groups of information consumers, but it makes it possible for different editorial and business units to collaborate, while retaining control and ownership of their content.“Our Rapid Publish and Rapid News solutions go beyond the aspect of news content management… They add new dimensions to publishing and open up new avenues of revenue generation for established content providers, such as newspapers and multimedia publishers,” comments Al Assam.