IBM Enhances Free Enterprise Search Software

Nov 30, 2007

IBM unveiled a new release of the free IBMOmniFind Yahoo! Edition enterprise search software with web search servicespowered by Yahoo! that enable users to further customize and personalize theirsearches. The new version of IBM OmniFind Yahoo! Edition offers the ability toseparate content into different searchable document collections, an improvedadministration console that simplifies setup and management of the search tool,and enhanced search support based on the latest open source Lucene indexing library.Other enhancements improve the performance, indexing and custom search fieldcapabilities, as well as support for additional browsers. IBM introduced IBMOmniFind Yahoo! Edition last December to address the growing need for ano-cost, full-featured search product that eliminated financial and technologybarriers to information access. Since its launch, nearly 25,000 users havedownloaded IBM OmniFind Yahoo! Edition and global organizations of all sizesare using it to improve their enterprise search experiences.