SOURCE: Recommind

August 23, 2005 09:00 ET

Recommind Partners With MDY

Recommind's MindServer Enterprise Search Brings Conceptual Search and Categorization Capabilities to Leading Records Management Vendor

BERKELEY, CA and PHOENIX, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 23, 2005 -- Recommind, the leading provider of search and automated categorization systems for law firms, today announced a partnership with MDY, the leading provider of records management software and service. MDY customers will be able to easily connect the advanced search and categorization capabilities of Recommind's MindServer into their MDY FileSurf record management solution, enabling clients to integrate and manage all physical and electronic records across the organization as well as conducting broad searches across a range of information sources and locations.

"We are pleased to announce this partnership between Recommind and MDY at ILTA '05," said Robert Tennant, Recommind's CEO. "Both firms are committed to providing the legal community with the most advanced records management and enterprise search capabilities available. MindServer Legal Enterprise Search is a powerful tool through which MDY FileSurf customers can quickly access the files and information most relevant to their search."

Recommind's MindServer platform provides easy-to-use search and categorization capabilities that reduce time and costs associated with organizing, finding, and using textual information in documents, presentations, news articles, emails and web pages. Recommind has developed a connector to integrate MindServer Legal Enterprise Search with MDY records management technology. MindServer Legal Enterprise Search is specifically optimized to the needs of today's digital law firm.

"MDY and Recommind are working together to integrate our technologies, thereby offering clients the most comprehensive access to all of their documents of record," said Mark Moerdler PhD., president of MDY. "By announcing this partnership, more MDY FileSurf and MindServer customers will be able to access this powerful combined resource where lawyers can quickly and easily search records from any document source, across any office location."

About Recommind

Recommind's search & automated categorization systems automatically organize, manage, and distribute huge volumes of text from multiple sources. With faster access to the right information, organizations in law, media/publishing, life sciences, and government can save time, enhance the quality of work product, increase the value of information assets, and improve competitiveness and profits. Founded by researchers from the University of California at Berkeley, MIT, and Brown University, Recommind is headquartered in Berkeley, Calif., and has offices in Bonn, Germany. For more information go to

About MDY

MDY is the leading provider of both records management innovation and systems integration solutions to both business and government. MDY's unique mix of software and services gives organizations a single point of accountability in gaining complete control over their information management needs. This helps organizations reduce risk, comply with government and industry regulations, and effectively implement knowledge management policies, best practices and procedures. For more information visit

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