San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) January 24, 2006
Jigsaw Data Corporation, the online global marketplace for buying, selling and trading business contact information, and Textual, today announced a partnership to offer free downloads of Textual’s Anagram‘ technology to Jigsaw members. The partnership enables members to streamline the process of uploading contacts into Jigsaw and increases the overall accuracy of the business contact database.
Anagram technology allows Jigsaw members to quickly capture and upload contact information such as name, email address and phone number from emails, web sites and documents with only a couple keystrokes. Automating the entry of contact information increases efficiency and eliminates re-typing errors, making it easier for members to contribute to the growth and accuracy of the database
“The abundance of contact information available on the Internet has primed the market for tools for managing contact data,” said Nicholas Maddix, CEO of Textual. “By integrating Anagram and Jigsaw, we are combining two intelligent tools that are revolutionizing the data management landscape and challenging traditional content collection and entry methods.”
“Anagram helps us simplify the data entry process for our members, whose contributions are critical to the growth of the Jigsaw database,” said Jim Fowler, CEO and co-founder of Jigsaw. “By making it easier and faster for our members to add contacts, we are moving another step forwards towards our goal of mapping every organization on the planet.”
Jigsaw (http://www.jigsaw.com) is an online marketplace where members buy, sell and trade business contact information. Jigsaw offers a directory of business contacts that shortens the time required of sales, marketing and HR professionals to find the contacts they need. The database is built and maintained by the global membership, resulting in the most up-to-date corporate directory in existence. Jigsaw Data Corporation is located in San Mateo, Calif., and is funded by El Dorado Ventures and Norwest Venture Partners.
Textual (http://www.getanagram.com) is the creator of compact and efficient software technologies for streamlining the data entry process from unformatted, human-readable data. Its powerful Anagram™ Technology, oriented towards CRM and PIM applications, captures customer and lead contact information as well as appointment and event data from plain text, regardless of source. Textual has adapted Anagram™ Technology to be used with a variety of different databases under license and as a standalone product called Anagram™.
Antenna Group Public Relations (for Jigsaw)
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