SOURCE: MetaCarta

September 18, 2006 09:00 ET

MetaCarta Selected for KMWorld's List of Trend-Setting Products of 2006

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 18, 2006 -- MetaCarta, Inc., a pioneer in geographic-based business intelligence, is pleased to announce that it has been has been named in KMWorld's List of Trend-Setting Products of 2006.

"Assembling the list of Trend-Setting Products of 2006 is a year-long collaborative effort with editorial colleagues, analysts and, especially, users," says Hugh McKellar, KMWorld editor-in-chief. "Roughly 1,500 products from some 300 vendors were considered, and the ones listed here demonstrate exquisite execution designed for, and with input from, the most important constituency of them all -- their customers."

The complete results of KMWorld's Trend-Setting Products of 2006 are featured in the September 2006 issue of KMWorld magazine and are also available on its Web site at

"We are thrilled to be considered as having one of the trend setting products of 2006 from KMWorld Magazine," said Ron Matros, President and CEO at MetaCarta. "By making unstructured content location-aware, MetaCarta's innovative solutions allow customers to efficiently discover and visualize information in new ways. The technology is being used in cutting edge industries to improve speed and efficiency in the workflow."

About KMWorld Magazine

The leading information provider serving the knowledge management systems market, KMWorld covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management and informs more than 51,000 subscribers about the components and processes -- and subsequent success stories -- that together offer solutions for improving business performance.

About MetaCarta, Inc.

MetaCarta, Inc., a leading provider of geographic intelligence solutions, provides users with map-driven geographic search, geographic referencing, and data visualization capabilities. MetaCarta products make data and unstructured content "location-aware" making that information geographically relevant. These innovative solutions make it possible for customers to discover, visualize, and act on important location-based information. Founded by a team of MIT researchers in 1999, MetaCarta is privately held, with US headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts and offices in Vienna, Virginia and Houston, Texas. For more information, please visit

MetaCarta is a registered trademark of MetaCarta, Inc.

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