Index and search partner sites to provide a vertical portal
Define results rankings, so internal pages always come up first
Extensive reporting & analysis tools
Some problems with duplicate pages
Indexes PostScript files.
Articles & Reviews
Intelligent Results: The Key to Direct E-Marketing Leverage Customized Search
Capabilities to Maximize Visitor Acquisition, Retention and Loyalty Sandy
Bay White Paper, January 2001
Company white paper touts the benefits of having "custom vertical search"
-- a combined internal and external search engine, indexing related sites
such as partners. They offer a service that will perform this, ranking the
internal pages first, yet displaying external pages; also includes targeted
advertising and e-commerce. They track clicks in results and provide other
reports, allowing administrators to learn what customers want. The white paper
describes the remote indexing and search process.
another search engineMass High Tech, July 3, 2000 by Matthew French Article takes an thoughtful look at this search technology, service and
benefits, with quotes from the founders.
Services Now OfferedSearch Engine Report, July 2000 by Danny Sullivan
Says the tools for webmasters to manage content are impressive.