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Search Tools Product Reports
LivePublish NextPage NXT 3 Search Engine
(Formerly Folio siteDirector)
Product Information (no site-search-specific
Search Product Information
Price: contact company
Platforms: Windows NT / 2000
- Integrated closely with NextPage content management system
- Scalable to millions of documents
- Recognizes XML tagging for field data
- Search results hit highlighting
- Access control according to user permissions, domains, document collections,
- Natural-language and content-based searching
- Keywords, Boolean operators, phrases, wildcards, stemming, synonyms, fields,
proximity, nesting, etc.
- Compatible with many file formats, including PDF, Microsoft Word, Excel
Articles & Reviews
document manager (NextPage 2.0) IT Week, March 2000 by Mat Hanrahan
and Herb Bethony
Describes improvements over previous versions, especially the XML orientation,
native file format support, and searching.
Reviews of Earlier Version - Folio SiteDirector
- Folio to
adopt XML, open up Views format Seybold Report on Internet Publishing,
Feb. 20, 1998 by Mark Walter with Matt Hengey
Covers plans to move from a proprietary format to XML as an open standard.
Customers interviewed for the article were also pleased.
Market announces siteDirector 4.1 InfoWorld, December 15, 1998 by Jeff
Includes announcement information, analysis from the Aberdeen Group.
- Folio Adds to SiteDirector: Upgrade
customizes search results InformationWeek, December 7, 1997 by Justin
Includes information on how newspapers are using infoBase and siteDirector.
- Internal Search
Engines Get You Where You Want To Go TechWeb October 15, 1997 by
Good, thorough coverage of AltaVista
eXtension 97, Folio siteDirector 3.1, Ultraseek 1.1, Inmagic/Lycos,
DB/Text Intranet Spider, ISYS:Web 2.0, Maxum Phantom
2.0; Microsoft Index Server 3.0, Netscape
Compass 3.0, Quadralay WebWorks Search
2.0, Verity IntelliServe 1.0, freeWAIS
0.3, WebGlimpse 4.0B1 and SWISH 1.1.
- LLRX - Is an Intranet
in Your Future? Law Library Resource Exchange, May 22, 1997 by Sabriana
Describes the steps to creating a law library intranet, including information
about Folio Views and siteDirector.
solution serves infobases InfoWorld Intranet World, May 12, 1997 by
Short review concentrating on siteDirector, describes the process of installing
and using the product. Rating: "very good".
- Review of siteDirector
3.1 (reading requires registration) Network World, April 21,
1997 by Mark Gibbs
Provides background and context for product, describes difficulties in
installing and configuring the system. Final judgment is that it's powerful,
flexible and fast, but needed work on web server integration.
- Folio Builder
is volumes better PC Week Online, March 31, 1997 by Herb Bethoney
Covers both infoBase and siteDirector, recommends the product for organizations
that need to publish a very large number of documents.