SOURCE: Recommind


August 22, 2011 17:00 ET

Allens Arthur Robinson Selects Recommind for Complete Knowledge Management and Enterprise Search Solution

Recommind's Decisiv Search and Matters & Expertise Tools Will Overhaul the Firm's Information Management Infrastructure

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Aug 22, 2011) - Recommind, the leader in predictive information management software, today announced that Allens Arthur Robinson, a leading international law firm, has selected Recommind's Decisiv Search, Matters & Expertise and also the QwikFind toolbar, to update the firm's knowledge management and enterprise search capabilities. Based on Recommind's CORE (Context Optimised Relevancy Engine) platform, the deployment will provide sophisticated information management capabilities across all of Allens Arthur Robinson.

Recommind's predictive information management software will be available to Allens Arthur Robinson's 1800 employees in its 14 offices throughout Australia and Asia. Initially, Decisiv Search will be run over the firm's existing knowledge repository, followed by the addition of the Matters & Expertise module to overhaul the entire enterprise search process. With the added Matters & Expertise module, employees will be able to easily locate colleagues with the most relevant experience and knowledge to answer a specific query, regardless of where they are based. Furthermore the implementation of Recommind's QwikFind toolbar will provide easy access to Decisiv Search from the desktop toolbar to Microsoft Office applications; search will always be a query away.

Following a comprehensive evaluation, Allens Arthur Robinson selected Recommind's solution, due to the superior technical performance of Recommind's products as well as, Recommind's expertise, reputation and proven track record in the professional services sector. "During our evaluation, we were extremely impressed with the capabilities of Recommind's solutions," said Rachel O'Connor, director of knowledge services at Allens Arthur Robinson. "It was clear that Recommind really understood our requirements, and the performance of the technology demonstrated that it was tailored to our needs as a law firm. The collaboration, the wealth of experience and the ease of implementation that were offered were very attractive."

"With its experts and resources spread across Australia and throughout Asia, it's essential that Allens Arthur Robinson has the tools in place to ensure its lawyers are able to locate the information they need as quickly and accurately as possible," said Derek Schueren, GM, Information Access and Governance at Recommind. "We are excited Allens Arthur Robinson selected us for their enterprise search needs and look forward to working with them for years to come as we continue to expand into the Asia and Australian marketplace."

About Decisiv Search
Recommind's Decisiv Search substantially reduces the time and costs involved in conducting research, while improving the quality of work produced by the end user. Using Recommind's patented CORE™ platform, Decisiv Search dramatically improves access to a wide variety of information across large, distributed enterprises and returns results in context for more accurate understanding and 'actionability' of the information. Decisiv Search utilises powerful concept-based search technology to connect relevant information in document management, records management, portal and e-mail systems and myriad other applications and databases with the users that need it.

About Recommind
Recommind is the leader in predictive information management software, delivering search-powered business applications that transform the way enterprises, government entities and law firms conduct eDiscovery, enterprise search, and information governance. Recommind's solutions are all built on the CORE (Context Optimised Relevancy Engine) platform, which automatically accesses, organises and analyses large volumes of information in context from myriad sources. With greater control over and more accurate access to information, organisations can lower risk, heighten productivity, increase the value of information assets and improve competitiveness and profitability. Recommind customers include AstraZeneca, BMW, Cisco, Clifford Chance, DuPont, Marathon Oil, Morgan Lewis, US Department of Energy (DOE), White & Case and Wilmer Hale. Recommind is headquartered in San Francisco and has offices in Boston, London and Bonn, Germany. For more information, e-mail or go to

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