SDL Receives Top Content Management Award for its Web Content Management and Structured Content Technologies Divisions
Award Solidifies SDL’s Position in Content Management Sector
Maidenhead, UK, March 4, 2010 – SDL, the leader in Global Information Management solutions, announced today that two of the company’s enterprise technologies divisions have been named in KMWorld’s annual “100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management” list. The award recognizes for the first time SDL’s Web Content Management Solutions for innovation in its SDL Tridion® products for Web Content Management. For the fifth consecutive year running, the award also recognizes SDL’s Structured Content Technologies (formerly “XyEnterprise”), underscoring SDL’s leadership in delivering performance-driven Component Content Management and dynamic publishing software.
“In today’s knowledge economy, SDL Web Content Management Solutions and SDL Structured Content Technologies do more than simply throw sophisticated technology at its customers,” says Hugh McKellar, editor in chief of KMWorld. “They provide real solutions through inspired planning and execution throughout the entire content lifecycle chain.”
The SDL Web Content Management Solutions division, formerly SDL Tridion, provides the ideal user experience across multiple web channels, languages and sites, while integrating with other SDL technologies, to create a comprehensive information platform with global reach. The SDL Structured Content Technologies division has proven success helping global companies accelerate the time to deliver information to global markets, drive down the cost of content development and translation, provide more agility for the overall business and increase customer satisfaction through access to relevant and fresh information.
Companies in KMWorld’s “100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management” were selected based on their agility, commitment to improvement and customer focus. Now in its tenth year, the list is a collaborative compilation of knowledge management practitioners, theorists, analysts, vendors and their customers and colleagues.
“We’re very pleased that two of our five business units have received such high marks from KMWorld,” says Mark Lancaster, CEO at SDL. “These awards highlight how SDL is the only company to be able to deliver a best-of-breed technology for both the web experience and the management of structured technical content. Coupled with our industry innovation in language technology, we have demonstrated our vision of an end- to-end platform for managing the global customer experience.”
The list of companies receiving this distinction will be available online at http://www.kmworld.com and will be published in the March 2010 issue of KMWorld Magazine.
SDL is the leader in Global Information Management solutions, which provide increased business agility to enterprises by accelerating the delivery of high-quality multilingual content to global markets. The company’s integrated Web Content Management, eCommerce, Structured Content and Language Technologies, combined with its Language Services drive down the cost of content creation, management, translation and publishing. SDL solutions increase conversion ratios and customer satisfaction through targeted information that reaches multiple audiences around the world through different channels.
Global industry leaders who rely on SDL include ABN-Amro, Bosch, Canon, FIAT, FICO, Google, Hewlett-Packard, KLM, Microsoft, NetApp, Philips, SAP, Sony and Virgin Atlantic. SDL has over 1000 enterprise customers, and provides access to on-demand portals for 10 million customers per month. It has a global infrastructure of more than 50 offices in 32 countries. For more information, visit www.sdl.com.
About Web Content Management Solutions
SDL’s Web Content Management Solutions division delivers the leading enterprise class Web Content Management platform, SDL Tridion. SDL Tridion enables organizations to deliver a consistent, interactive and highly targeted customer experience, in multiple languages, across multiple Web sites and channels.
About SDL Structured Content Technologies
SDL’s Structured Content Technologies division is the worldwide leader in Component Content Management and Dynamic Publishing software. Leveraging XML standards such as DITA and S1000D, the division’s suite of products empower global companies to efficiently create, share, manage and publish technical information that is up to date and tailored to the interests of their global customers.
The leading information provider serving the Knowledge, Document and Content Management systems market, KMWorld informs more than 45,000 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.
For additional information:
Amy Hall (SDL Headquarters)
Mary Parsons (SDL Americas)
+1 781 756 5454
Carter Maness – Gibbs & Soell, Inc.
+1 520 370 4333