Datawatch Named to KMWorld Magazine’s “100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management” for Four Years Running

 

Chelmsford, Mass.—March 5, 2015—Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH), a leading global provider of visual analytics solutions, has once again been named one of the “100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management” by KMWorld Magazine – for the fourth year in a row.

 

The KMWorld annual award recognizes companies that offer tools to analyze, augment, enhance, manage and extend information assets to maximize potential for organizations of all sizes. The judging panel was comprised of industry analysts, theorists, practitioners and KMWorld editors.

 

“Since we first published it a decade-and-a-half ago, our list has recognized organizations leading the way in the knowledge economy,” said Hugh McKellar, editor-in-chief, KMWorld Magazine. “The criteria for inclusion on the list vary, but those listed have things in common. Each has either helped to create a market, redefine it, enhance or extend it. They all share a fundamental motivation to innovatively meet and anticipate the widely diverse needs of customers with robust solutions to meet evolving customer requirement challenges.”

 

Datawatch was selected by the judging panel for offering an analytic system that makes it easy to extract data from content-rich sources. Datawatch offers the only visual analytics platform that leverages any data at any speed to glean more valuable insights for improving business. This ability to acquire, prepare and transform data from structured and multi-structured sources such as PDFs and log files, as well as real-time streaming data, into visually rich analytic applications allows users to dynamically discover key factors that impact their business operations.

 

KMWorld’s judges recognized the power to perform visual discovery against any data at any speed is where the knowledge management industry is heading,” said Ben Plummer, chief marketing officer and senior vice president, Strategic Alliances. “Datawatch is honoured to be recognized for leading the industry in this regard again.”

 

About KMWorld

KMWorld (www.kmworld.com) is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 30,000 subscribers about the components and processes – and subsequent success stories – that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc. (www.infotoday.com).

 

About Datawatch Corporation

Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) provides the only platform for visual analytics to leverage any data at any speed – delivering valuable insights for improving business. The unique ability to acquire, prepare, and transform data from structured and multi-structured sources such as PDF and log files, as well as real-time streaming data, into visually rich analytic applications allows users to dynamically discover key factors that impact any operational aspect of their business. This ability to perform visual discovery against any data at any speed sets Datawatch apart in the big data and visualization markets. Organizations of every size, worldwide     use

 

Datawatch products, including 93 of the Fortune 100. Datawatch is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with offices in New York, London, Frankfurt, Stockholm, Singapore, Melbourne, and Manila and with partners and customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. See the Whole Story for yourself by downloading the free trial at datawatch.imarc.io/free-trial.

 

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Investor Contact: Datawatch Investor Relations investor@datawatch.com

Phone: (978) 441-2200 ext. 8323

 

 

Media Contact:

Sarah Bernardi Datawatch Corporation

Sarah_Bernardi@datawatch.com Phone: (978) 441-2200 ext. 8387

Twitter: @datawatch

 

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