November 14, 2007 11:30 ET

FileONE™ Launches New Expansive Product Line Increasing Efficiencies for Secretary of State Filing Offices

CARY, NC--(Marketwire - November 14, 2007) - FileONE, the market leader in providing business services filing systems to Secretary of State offices throughout the United States, recently announced development of a new software platform as well as expansion of its consulting services.

"As we have grown, we've substantially increased our capacity to develop and deliver new, progressive solutions. Our customers have shared their needs with us, and we have focused our development expertise and industry knowledge on creating ways to meet these needs," stated FileONE President, Bob Sydnor.

The new product and service offerings include:

--  FileONE SystemWorks™. Currently in development, FileONE
    SystemWorks™ will consolidate the industry's most recognized subject
    matter expertise into a next-generation software suite to meet the evolving
    needs of Secretary of State offices. Leveraging best practices captured
    during implementations for twenty-five percent of the Secretaries of State
    across the United States over eight years, FileONE SystemWorks™ provides
    an opportunity for Secretaries of State to increase efficiencies and
    customer responsiveness. Now, Secretary of State offices can provide even
    more online services, including Uniform Commercial Code Registration,
    Business Entity Registration, Trademark Registration, Notary Registration
    and Lobbyist Registration and Ethics and Campaign Financing Reporting.
--  FileONE ServiceWorks™. By combining its knowledge base and industry
    expertise, FileONE has developed a series of services for its customers.
    These include application customization, implementation, system training,
    disaster recovery, support/maintenance and remote indexing. Teaming with
    Secretary of State customers to accomplish mutual goals, FileONE has
    harnessed the power of best practices in these areas to help their
    customers make even greater gains in information precision, accuracy and
--  FileONE SOSKB Services™. FileONE has partnered with 12
    jurisdictions to deliver the Secretary of State Knowledge Base (SOSKB),
    owned by the North Carolina Secretary of State. FileONE will continue to
    meet the needs of its current SOSKB partners while offering a long-term
    growth path.

"We are looking forward to offering Secretary of State filing offices even more ways to increase their efficiency and ability to respond to their customers," said Ben Hartmere, FileONE's Vice President of Business Development. "We're especially excited about FileONE SystemWorks™, a highly configurable system that is easily supported and optimized for individual Secretary of State users. We are using our industry-leading domain knowledge to deliver the most comprehensive, feature-rich application in the market."

FileONE, Inc. (formerly OAS) joined Election Systems & Software (ES&S) in March 2007. FileONE products and services increase the efficiencies of Secretary of State filing offices easing access to information related to filing and managing of Business Entity, UCC, Trademark and Notary filings through integrated applications, reporting systems and consulting services.

Election Systems & Software, Inc. (ES&S) is the world's largest and most experienced provider of total election management solutions. For more than three decades, ES&S has been the election industry leader, and has grown to support a customer base of nearly 1,700 jurisdictions in the United States. In 2006, nearly 67 million voters in the United States cast ballots using ES&S voting systems.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Ben Hartmere
    Vice President, Business Development
    919.854.4123 x. 107
    Email Contact