Monday, March 19, 2012

ISYS Enterprise Search Acquired by Lexmark

In an effort to grow its enterprise software capabilities Lexmark announced that it has acquired ISYS
ISYS Search Software, is a leader in embedded search and universal information access solutions, today announced its acquisition by Lexmark International, Inc.
ISYS has been a pioneer in the development of Enterprise Search technology. With over 23 years in the search market, it has successfully moved beyond the desktop and delivered high-performance software solutions for business-critical applications such as virtual data aggregation, enterprise content management, text analytics, email archiving, eDiscovery and data loss prevention.
“Lexmark’s acquisition of ISYS recognizes the fundamental strength of our business, our strategic direction and the scale of the market opportunity available in the new world of big data,” said Scott Coles, ISYS CEO. “As organizations look to better identify, analyze and extract value from their expanding enterprise IT assets, the ability to effectively manage and leverage intelligence between the physical and digital world will become increasingly critical for business growth and competitive advantage.
The company joins Perceptive Software, a stand-alone business unit within Lexmark.