Datawatch and Laserfiche Partner to Enable World Class ECM Analytics
Long Beach, CA, and Chelmsford, MA - February 8,
2012 - Laserfiche today announced that Datawatch Corporation
(NASDAQ-CM:DWCH) has joined the Laserfiche Professional Developer
Partner (PDP) program, which provides customers with access to a
variety of third-party integrations, configurations, plug-ins and Web
tools. Datawatch's Monarch Report Mining Server (RMS) adds dynamic
information and report analytics functionality to Laserfiche 8.3.
"Organizations have embraced business intel igence as a way to access, analyze and act on core business
data, but traditional business intel igence works only with structured data in relational databases," said
Terry Kerans, general manager, worldwide Monarch sales, Datawatch. "Our integration al ows
organizations to analyze al the rich data contained in Laserfiche--structured, semi-structured and
loosely structured data alike."
The integration wil transform archived reports into live, interactive, Web-enabled data without the
costly requirement for manual data entry. Datawatch and Laserfiche joint customers wil leverage this
integration to analyze reports, statements, invoices, log files, PDF/XPS files, ANSI/ASCII based text files,
EDI reports, XML/HTML files, mainframe data and more.
Users wil have multiple options for viewing the data, including HTML, Excel and PDF, among
others. Web-based analytics views of report data wil be generated by Monarch RMS based on user
requests through a Laserfiche interface.
"According to IDC, data and analytics are a `must have' competency for 2012," said Alex Wilson, Director
of the Laserfiche PDP program. "We're delighted to partner with Datawatch to provide our customers
with a robust framework for gaining analytical insight into their content."
Since 1987, Laserfiche has used its Run Smarter(R) philosophy to create simple and elegant enterprise
document management (ECM) solutions. More than 30,000 organizations worldwide--including
federal, state and local government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies--use Laserfiche(R) software to
streamline document, records and business process management.
The Laserfiche ECM system is designed to give IT managers central control over their information
infrastructure while stil offering business units the flexibility to react quickly to changing conditions. The
Laserfiche product suite is built on top of Microsoft(R) technologies to simplify system administration,
supports the Microsoft SQL platform and features a seamless integration with Microsoft Office(R)
applications and a two-way integration with SharePoint(R).
Laserfiche distributes its document management software through a worldwide network of value-
added resel ers (VARs), who tailor solutions to clients' individual needs. The Laserfiche VAR program has
received the Five-Star Rating from Computer Resel er News/VARBusiness magazine.
About Datawatch Corporation
Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) empowers organizations to transform the massive
amounts of valuable information that is trapped in static reports, PDF files, HTML and other content-
rich, but difficult-to-use data sources, into a dynamic information analytics system that accelerates and
improves decision-making throughout their operations. Datawatch's technology al ows its more than
40,000 customers worldwide to leverage the investments they have made in reports from ERP, CRM and
other custom applications into a high performance analytic information system at a fraction of the cost
and time of traditional approaches. Datawatch is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with
offices in London, Munich, Sydney and Manila, with partners and customers in more than 100 countries
worldwide. For more information, visit www.datawatch.com.