FileNET Corporation, a provider of enterprise content management solutions, and NS Solutions Corporation, a solutions provider and information technology consulting company, have announced a new strategic partnership to penetrate the Japanese ECM market. The partnership will have a strategic focus on developing and marketing solutions for the Financial Services, Insurance, Pharmaceutical, Government, Manufacturing and Utilities markets in Japan. With this newly formed partnership, FileNET aims to build its presence further throughout the region. NS Solutions, which has been involved in the technical drawing and content management business for more than 15 years, has more than 400 customers in Japan. FileNET's business model encompasses partnerships with independent software vendors, system integrators, and application developers that can deliver expertise in addressing the needs of specific markets.