SOURCE: TheBrain Technologies

March 08, 2007 11:00 ET

TheBrain Technologies Is Named One of KMWorld's 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management for Its 5th Year

MARINA DEL REY, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 8, 2007 -- TheBrain Technologies (, the leading provider of visual search and content management software, was selected by KMWorld Magazine as one of the prestigious "100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management" for a fifth consecutive year.

"If there is a single trait shared by the '100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management,' it is their determination to treat their entire constituency chain, from top to bottom, with respect and without hubris," said Hugh McKellar, editor-in-chief of KMWorld. "Clearly, attitude alone doesn't warrant inclusion on the list; attitude must be accompanied by elegance in the design and implementation of their software."

The list is conceived as a way to recognize some of the organizations leading the way in the knowledge economy. The list was complied by McKellar's KMWorld colleagues, KM practitioners, theorists, analysts, vendors and their customers.

"TheBrain continues to be a market leader in dynamic mind mapping, visualization and enterprise knowledge management," said Hugh McKellar, editor-in-chief of KMWorld. "BrainEKP stands out by providing a time tested visual interface that organizes information like the human brain with associative connections and an enriched context of visual relationships."

TheBrain Technologies has been included in this list for 5 consecutive years. BrainEKP™ has been deployed by over 50 enterprise customers worldwide. "Corporate Brains" are used for: intranets, database visualization, competitive and government intelligence, sales and marketing support, IT management, and customer service knowledgebases. In addition, TheBrain's patented user-interface is OEMed by leading information publishers including Encyclopedia Britannica.

"We are pleased to be recognized as a market leader in knowledge management for our fifth year," said Shelley Hayduk, Vice President of Marketing of TheBrain. "TheBrain's visual linkages continue to make a dramatic impact on individuals and companies alike, from helping solve key investigations to helping support staff get the right answers to their customers faster. With TheBrain, users have a seamless experience from the connections they make in their heads to what they see on their computer."

About KMWorld

The leading information provider serving the Knowledge, Document and Content Management systems market, KMWorld informs more than 50,000 subscribers about the components and processes -- and subsequent success stories -- that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc.

About TheBrain Technologies

TheBrain Technologies is a leading provider of visual search and content management software. TheBrain's Enterprise Knowledge Platform, BrainEKP™, combines a natural language search engine with visualization that enable users to see and discover information faster. TheBrain's customers include: Encyclopedia Britannica, Navy Special Warefare, Park Nicollet, Medtronic, US Department of Defense, California Casualty Insurance, and other Fortune 1000 organizations. TheBrain's PersonalBrain™, mind mapping software, is helps users see and organize their files, web pages and ideas from their perspectives. Visit or e-mail

TheBrain, BrainEKP, and PersonalBrain are trademarks or registered trademarks of TheBrain Technologies LP. All other corporate names stated herein are the property of their respective companies. © 2007 TheBrain Technologies LP.

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