Factiva and NewsGator Technologies Partner on Enterprise RSS

May 06, 2005

Factiva, a provider of digital business content and services to the enterprise, and NewsGator Technologies, Inc., a RSS software platform company, have announced an agreement to jointly release enterprise RSS that will bring a business RSS solution to corporate users around the world. The agreement is designed to allow all existing Factiva customers to access their Factiva content via the NewsGator Online and NewsGator Microsoft Outlook RSS readers at no additional charge to their existing Factiva contracts. Factiva content will also be available in NewsGator premium products at an additional charge. Further, the companies announced that they are working together on other opportunities in the enterprise RSS space. Current Factiva customers will be able to transform their existing track folders, both group and personal, into RSS feeds and view them via the NewsGator Business Subscriptions beginning on May 19. Additionally, Factiva's Editor's Choice feeds will be available for all NewsGator premium subscribers in early June.
(www.factiva.com; www.newsgator.com)