Posts Tagged ‘Firestring’

Nokusa EI Partners with Firestring on Semantic Engine, Serendipity

IT Web recently reported, “Nokusa EI has established a partnership with Firestring – one of the most significant new information management tools to arrive in the enterprise space. ‘The system has huge potential in using the principals of social media for business,’ says Kotze. ‘What we do as humans is collaborate. While an organisation may exist in the sense of bricks and mortar, it’s the interaction of people that actually constitutes the work of the company. Firestring allows people in large organisations to interact instinctively and organically, and in addition, it brings information and people together through its semantic engine. The engine, Serendipity, automatically tags information on behalf of users, which means manual indexing to bring structure to information is no longer necessary’.” Read more

Britehouse Acquires 60% Stake in Firestring

According to a new release out of Britehouse, “Britehouse Holdings has formally announced its acquisition of a 60% stake in Firestring for an undisclosed amount. Britehouse is a market leader in delivering SAP and Microsoft services, as well as solutions designed specifically for the new world of work, which is mobile, social and increasingly semantic. Firestring has developed a unique and revolutionary social-semantic engine that analyses large volumes of corporate unstructured information and creates automated meta-data tags, thus creating unprecedented levels of corporate information ‘findability’.” Read more