Hummingbird Ltd., a global provider of integrated enterprise content management (ECM) and network connectivity solutions, has announced the general availability of Hummingbird Enterprise eDOCS for Microsoft SharePoint, which provides access to and interaction with content managed by Hummingbird Enterprise through Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003. eDOCS for Microsoft SharePoint will also integrate with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 when it is launched.
eDOCS for Microsoft SharePoint provides workers using SharePoint Technologies with access to Hummingbird's document management and records management capabilities in support of regulatory compliance. eDOCS for Microsoft SharePoint is a collection of customizable web parts, which expose the functionality of Hummingbird Enterprise within Microsoft Office SharePoint environments, providing a central point of access to documents, folders, and workspaces. It offers fully customizable document/folder views based on secure metadata and login access rights.
Hummingbird has also announced the creation of a partner program specific to its LegalKEY proactive compliance systems. The LegalKEY product suite is designed to assist law firms in managing client/matter information from initial business intake through to final disposition. This newly created program certifies partners to resell and implement LegalKEY Records Management, Conflicts Management and Critical Dates Management applications. In order to sell and implement LegalKEY applications, partners must complete a three-level certification process, including Sales Certification, Implementation Certification and Administrative Certification. Hummingbird has initiated the LegalKEY Certified Partner Program initiative with the following partners: ADV Document Systems, DocMan Technologies, EIM International, Matrix Logic Corporation, and Onward Technologies.