Cognition Solutions plc, the leading supplier of complete business systems to contracting, construction and maintenance organisations, today announced a strategic partnership with Version One, the award-winning author of integrated document management, imaging and OCR solutions. This new partnership brings the benefits of powerful new software functionality and fast return-on-investment for Cognitions clients, both now and in the future.
Version One Ltd, officially named as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in Europe in the 2004 'Deloitte European Technology Fast 500 Awards', is the author of a range of enterprise-wide document management and imaging software solutions. These robust solutions allow the automatic and electronic archiving, retrieval, creation and transmission of an organisations documents, directly from the desktop. Now tightly integrated into the complete Cognition Solutions product portfolio, Version One's software combines sophisticated and powerful functionality with a very fast return-on-investment.
Robert Sim, Cognition Solutions Development Director, comments, "I am delighted to welcome Version One as our strategic partner for Document Management and Imaging solutions. We looked at a number of potential companies, not just at their product but also their willingness to work with us and support us during the development of a truly integrated solution. Version One stood head-and-shoulders above the rest. Our goal in choosing our strategic partner was to work with Best of breed and Version Ones product certainly met this criteria.
He continued, At a time when many organisations are focused much more on achieving excellent value for money, with clear and measurable returns on their software investment, our integration with Version One has enabled us to enhance our already award winning software solution. This will enable us to deliver major productivity gains for all our clients and will provide a very fast return on their investment."
Catherine Murphy, Marketing Manager at Version One, added, "We are absolutely delighted to welcome Cognition Solutions as our strategic partner. Our document management and imaging systems were specifically designed to be quickly and easily integrated into any application, and we are very pleased with the swift and seamless integration that Cognition Solutions have achieved. With a typical return on investment of just four months, the business case for any end-user organisation is overwhelming.