SOURCE: NextPage

January 23, 2008 10:17 ET

NextPage Named as 2008 Infoworld Top Technology of the Year

NextPage Document Retention Was Named as Best Document Retention System

DRAPER, UT--(Marketwire - January 23, 2008) - NextPage, a leader in proactive information risk management, today announced that its Document Retention product was named by the InfoWorld Test Center as one of the 2008 Technology of the Year winners. Each year InfoWorld independently tests and evaluates hundreds of IT products and recognizes the most groundbreaking and valuable products on the IT landscape. NextPage Document Retention was singled out as the most innovative enterprise product in the Data Management category.

"Managing the risk of unstructured and unmanaged information is a top priority for CIO/CSO's this year. Enterprises are faced with addressing the risk in a way that protects the organization while still enabling the business to excel. Our platform for addressing risk does just that," said Darren Lee, President and CEO of NextPage. "The InfoWorld award is another milestone for our company and showcases our groundbreaking technology as a premier platform for managing documents on the edge, increasing compliance and reducing the cost of e-Discovery."

Phillip J. Windley of InfoWorld wrote that NextPage "Document Retention is a distributed document management tool that will actually get used. Once installed... [NextPage] Document Retention agents unobtrusively observe document actions on each user's machine to keep track of documents as they move around the network. Its light touch will dovetail nicely into established workflows."

NextPage Document Retention is an information risk management application built on the NextPage platform. It tracks and classifies documents across e-mail, hard drives, removable media and servers, enables policy execution across the edge and monitors compliance to document retention policies.

The InfoWorld Award is the fifth major industry honor NextPage has received since the beginning of 2007. The company's flagship product, NextPage Document Retention, was named as a 2007 KM World Trend-Setting Product; preceded by the prestigious CODiE Award from the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) for Best Document Management Solution; and recognition as a finalist in the Best New Product or Service in Computer Software for The 2007 American Business Awards.

About NextPage

NextPage delivers the only proactive information risk management platform that mitigates enterprise risk, increases document policy compliance and reduces the cost of e-Discovery. With patent pending technology, NextPage tackles the risk by tracking all documents and versions across the enterprise (hard drive, shared drives and e-mail), seamlessly classifying, executing distributed policy and reporting on enterprise-wide compliance. NextPage has been awarded 2008 InfoWorld Technology of the Year and KMWorld Top 100 companies that matter in 2008. For more information visit www.nextpage.com.

About InfoWorld Media Group

InfoWorld Media Group helps IT Decision Makers choose the right technology, within the context of a cohesive strategy for business impact at their organizations. InfoWorld identifies and promotes emerging technology segments that add unique value for the organizations that implement them, as well as the vendors that provide those solutions. Using an integrated communications approach including online, events, research, and a continued investment in an independent Test Center, InfoWorld analysts and editors provide hands-on analysis and evaluation, as well as expert commentary on issues surrounding emerging technologies and products. Visit InfoWorld at http://www.infoworld.com.

About International Data Group

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