SOURCE: Rocketinfo Inc.

October 13, 2006 16:11 ET

Rocketinfo Selected by Convera to Provide News Aggregation for Government Professionals

NEWPORT BEACH, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 13, 2006 -- Rocketinfo (OTCBB: RKTI), creators of, the world's deepest and fastest search and delivery service of current news, media video and expert blog feeds via RSS, today announced its selection by Convera (NASDAQ: CNVR), a leading provider of search technologies for professional workers. Rocketinfo is providing access to its 30,000 news, RSS and weblog sites, including 16,000 timely current news sources to power relevant intelligence gathering in the Convera search solution serving knowledge professionals in government.

"Our search site is designed to provide government workers with a more professional search experience; one that examines unstructured Web content but is less focused on consumer popularity," said Kurt Gastrock, chief operating officer of Convera. "We found Rocketinfo to be an established leader for real-time news and content aggregated from thousands of reputed publishers. This highly relevant content adds additional value to our search query results."

Marco Hegyi, president & CEO of Rocketinfo, said, "Rocketinfo is proud to work with Convera to deliver news aggregation services from trusted publishers to its search site. Government knowledge workers, on average, spend 7.7 hours each week conducting online searches. Rocketinfo enriches with a wide breadth of news sources, which together with Convera's search technology helps to reinforce the collection of intelligence and power informed business decisions."

Rocketinfo powers search engines, custom enterprise search, intranet portal and collaboration technology developers with real-time news and content as an embedded value added feature delivering market intelligence, media monitoring and streamlined research. Beyond real-time news and content channels feeding internal intelligence gathering in the enterprise and government, Rocketinfo also provides strategies and solutions for publishing custom news feeds to public audiences via corporate websites, industry portals or newsletters. All of Rocketinfo's products and services can be privately labeled or co-branded.

About Rocketinfo

Founded in 1998, Rocketinfo (OTCBB: RKTI) provides the fastest, largest and best aggregation of RSS feeds of news sites, articles, press releases, trade pubs and expert blogs.

Rocketinfo continuously searches and indexes over 16,000 news sites, 30,000 RSS and weblog sources to provide customized content channels for external publishing of current news and business information and internal gathering of competitive research, market intelligence, media monitoring. Experience the fastest search of the largest collection of real-time RSS news feeds by visiting today and take our Rocket RSS Scanner for a spin. More information on our products and services is available at

About Convera®

Convera® is a leading provider of search technologies for professional workers. Convera has developed a unified product platform that makes sense of vast amounts of information -- wherever it resides -- across multiple data formats, languages and meanings. Based on proprietary technologies that extract relevant results from public and private data, Convera enables professionals to quickly retrieve exactly the information essential for action. The Convera search platform, TrueKnowledge Platform™, is delivered as a hosted service, software or a bundled hardware and software package. Thousands of government and business professionals in 40 countries rely on Convera search solutions to power a broad range of mission critical applications.

The preceding includes forward-looking statements which involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties which may cause Rocketinfo Inc.'s actual results in future periods to differ materially from forecasted results. For a list and description of such risks and uncertainties, see Rocketinfo Inc.'s reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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