Deep Web Technologies Partners with Softlink America

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Partnership delivers next-generation federated search to Softlink Liberty Clients.

We share a similar philosophy of using best-of-breed technology to help people find the most relevant information.

Deep Web Technologies (DWT), a leader in federated search, is excited to announce its partnership with Softlink America, specializing in library and information management solutions . This partnership makes Deep Web Technologies’ next-generation federated search platform, Explorit ®, available to Softlink Liberty customers. Explorit allows users to submit a real-time search in parallel to multiple information sources (including the library’s catalog) and retrieve aggregated, ranked and de-duplicated results. Explorit also includes the ability to deliver search results quickly by displaying results incrementally and an alerting capability that delivers new and relevant results to a user’s inbox or RSS reader. Deep Web Technologies recently introduced new features in their latest release including Visual Clustering, Full-text filters & additional Facets that are included in the search results.

Abe Lederman, President of Deep Web Technologies said, “We are excited to be working with Softlink because of their commitment to their customers, their long distinguished history and their excellent reputation in the marketplace.”

Softlink America General Manager, Catherine Leonard, commented on the partnership, “We are always looking for ways to help support librarians, information specialists and knowledge managers and chose Deep Web Technologies as a partner in federated search for the quality of their product and the focus of the company. They are dedicated to federated search and we share a similar philosophy of using best-of-breed technology to help people find the most relevant information. Seamless integration with Liberty and Explorit is another way for librarians to market their resources to their users.”

About Deep Web Technologies
Deep Web Technologies ( creates custom, sophisticated federated search solutions, based on its Explorit ® Research Accelerator, for clients who demand precise, accurate results. Explorit performs real-time searches of multiple information sources, in parallel, merging the results into a single results page. Serving Fortune 500 companies, the Alliance, the U.S. Department of Energy, the Defense Technical Information Center, Stanford University, the Texas Medical Center, and a wide variety of other customers, partners and research and library alliances, Deep Web Technologies has built a reputation as the “researcher’s choice” for its advanced, agile information discovery tools.

About Softlink America
Softlink has been exclusively dedicated to the development and support of advanced Library Management Solutions for nearly 30 years. Softlink is currently working with more than 10,000 libraries across 108 nations and all library sectors. Selected by thousands of libraries worldwide as the software partner of choice, Softlink supports the needs of recognized leaders in the library and information management industry across the globe.

The Softlink America team, headquartered in Seattle, Washington, is comprised of experienced library and qualified IT professionals committed to creating world-leading solutions for customers.

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