LexisNexis Integrates FAST Data Search

Sep 02, 2003

LexisNexis U.S., a provider of news and business information services, and Fast Search & Transfer (FAST), a developer of enterprise search and real-time alerting technologies, has announced that LexisNexis has integrated FAST Data Search with its recently launched LexisNexis Total Search.

FAST's enterprise search technology is powering the search functionality of LexisNexis Total Search, enabling its users to find legal information including existing pleadings, depositions, memos, and other motions written by internal experts, together with information from LexisNexis in one search through the lexis.com user interface.

LexisNexis Total Search is a Web browser-based application designed to provide added value to legal researchers and expand knowledge sharing within and across previously disconnected boundaries - a firm's internal knowledge base and information residing on LexisNexis at lexis.com.

The FAST Data Search suite of enterprise search solutions offers a combination of real-time search technology, business search management tools, and information analysis capabilities. The FAST Data Search product suite supplies an information retrieval solution designed for vertical markets including Financial Services; Government; Media and Publishing; Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals; and Ecommerce applications.

(http://www.fastsearch.com), (http://www.lexisnexis.com)