Ziff Davis Media Deploys FAST ESP

Apr 27, 2004

Fast Search & Transfer (FAST) has announced that Ziff Davis Media, Inc. has signed an agreement to deploy the FAST Enterprise Search Platform (FAST ESP) as its search solution across all of its print and online media holdings. Ziff Davis Media is a special interest media company focusing on the technology, electronic videogame, and lifestyle markets. The company is an information services provider of technology media including publications, Web sites, conferences, events, eSeminars, eNewsletters, custom publishing, list rentals, research, and market intelligence. In the United States, the company publishes ten magazines including PC Magazine, eWEEK, Baseline, CIO Insight, Sync, Electronic Gaming Monthly, Computer Gaming World, Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine, Xbox Nation, and GMR. The company also offers seven targeted technology and gaming sites including PCMag.com, eWEEK.com, ExtremeTech.com, and 1UP.com. The agreement with Ziff Davis Media is based on software license and maintenance fees.