Exalead, European leader of search solutions and information access software in the enterprise and on the web, announced that Coface has selected Exalead CloudView as an information access platform to launch EasyNumber, its new on-line search and business identification service.  Coface and Creditreform Germany had teamed up in 2007 to develop a universal business identification number called EasyNumber.  The numbering system currently covers approximately 50 million company records and plans to reach 100 million records within three years. 

Founded in 2000 by search engine pioneers, Exalead® is a global software provider in the enterprise and Web search markets. Exalead’s worldwide client base includes leading companies such as Price Waterhouse Cooper, Michelin, American Greetings and Sanofi Pasteur, and more than 100 million unique users a month use Exalead’s technology for search.  Exalead is an operating unit of Qualis, an international holding company, with offices in London, Paris, San Francisco, Glasgow, and Milan.  Source: Exalead

BIIA Newsletter April 2009 Issue