Organon Selects Vivisimo 5.5

Vivisimo announced the selection of its Vivisimo Velocity 5.5 enterprise search platform by Organon

April 24, 2007

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PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Vivisimo (, a leading provider of enterprise search software and expertise, today announced the selection of its Vivisimo Velocity 5.5 enterprise search platform by Organon.

A global manufacturer of prescription medicines that improve the health and quality of human life, Organon will implement Vivisimo Velocity ( for more than 11,000 users to increase productivity and efficiency without tradeoffs in security, scalability and fault tolerance that are frequently associated with enterprise search. The Velocity search platform will yield precise and intuitive results that are essential for the pharmaceutical company Organon to impact its core therapeutic fields.

Organon will provide an interactive demonstration of the Velocity deployment at the upcoming European Text Analytics Conference in Amsterdam ( on Friday, April 27th. The summit delivers an innovative and informative meeting point for the unstructured data space and provides attendees the opportunity to gain insight on the latest deployments for text analytics technologies with real success, from the end users themselves.

Organon chose Velocity as its enterprise search engine after outperforming against competitive market offerings based on specific criterion; testing for accuracy of results, speed, user interface, scalability, fault tolerance, security, and overall usability. Built for scalability, Velocity 5.5 is a milestone in the evolution of enterprise search technology, empowering customers such as Organon to expand beyond the traditional limitations of departmental inquiries to enterprise-wide search without compromising reliability. As a result, Velocity 5.5 provides a dependable, usable and stable end-user search experience across all corporate departments.

After an exhaustive evaluation of many enterprise search platforms and vendors, Velocity’s attention to detail across several critical areas including usability, security, scalability and fault tolerance, made the company stand out as the obvious winner,” said Arnold Verstraten, Manager Web Applications eCollaboration of Organon. “Our decision to select Vivisimo’s Velocity enterprise search engine platform is a clear indication of our commitment to providing users the best tools necessary to increase efficiency and productivity for the common good of the company.

Besides the tool, the proactive and committed attitude of Vivisimo, which outperformed the competition during the pilot phase, was a strong reason for the selection.”

Vivisimo Inc.

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