SOURCE: Prolifics


October 19, 2009 11:20 ET

Prolifics Offers Legal Information System Accelerator for Legal Departments and Law Firms

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 19, 2009) - Prolifics, the largest cross-brand systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies, today announced that it continues to offer unique and innovative industry solutions such as its Legal Information System (LIS) Accelerator based on IBM WebSphere Portal.

As one of IBM's highly specialized WebSphere Portal Service Providers with over 230 implementations, and winner of the IBM Best Portal Solution Award, Prolifics specializes in delivering high-performing and scalable Portal solutions. These deep skills combined with Web Content Management, have enabled Prolifics to create custom legal portals and knowledge management systems for such clients as Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, and most recently, a Legal Information System for IBM Legal.

"Prolifics was recommended to us as an IBM Business Partner with highly specialized J2EE and WebSphere Portal expertise," says Nathanial Kanner, Supervisor of Application Development for Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. "They helped us design and deploy a robust portal solution that provides our employees with consolidated and secure access to company resources and services."

The LIS Accelerator is a custom portal solution that incorporates best-of-breed portal technology from IBM and expert consulting services from Prolifics. It provides attorneys and support staff in legal departments and law firms with a Web-based business tool that can allow instant access to both external legal resources, such as LexisNexis® and Westlaw®, in addition to internal information on cross-departmental projects and contracts.

The portal provides the ability to find and collaborate with other attorneys online, look up all the documents related to a particular client, and manage status and workflow of ongoing projects. The LIS solution is tailored to meet organization's business and technical requirements with such features as: customized views, research, projects & documents, people directory, calendar and email integration, team collaboration, FAQs and RFIs, workflows and business intelligence reporting -- and more.

About Prolifics

Founded in 1978, Prolifics is the largest systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies, having garnered awards for technical excellence across IBM's entire software portfolio. A Premier Level IBM Business Partner, Prolifics provides expert services including architectural advisement, design, development, and deployment of SOA and Portal projects of any size.

Prolifics is a registered servicemark of JYACC, Inc. d/b/a Prolifics.

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