EDS Selects Convera for The U.S. Navy And Marine Corps Info Search

Jan 14, 2003

EDS has selected Convera to provide advanced search, retrieval, and information discovery capabilities to users of the Navy Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI), an enterprise-wide network linking more than 300 U. S. Navy and Marine Corps shore facilities in the continental U.S. and several overseas locations. Convera's RetrievalWare search, retrieval, and categorization technology will help more than 360,000 Navy and Marine Corps personnel in their information-centric warfare efforts by effectively categorizing and searching across petabytes of data to enable discovery and collaboration on information. Convera will provide EDS its technology in an information utility model that allows EDS to provide its NMCI customers secure access to any data, regardless of data type by using the advanced network infrastructure built by the EDS NMCI team. Data access is based on security measures in accordance with the NMCI contract awarded EDS.