Autonomy ControlPoint Named a Trend-Setting Product of 2011 by KMWorld Magazine

By Autonomy Corporation Plc, PRNE
Sunday, September 11, 2011

CAMBRIDGE, UK and SAN FRANCISCO, September 12, 2011 -

Industry Chooses Information Compliance Platform that Offers Real-Time Control and Complete Visibility of Structured & Unstructured Data

Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU. or AU.L), a global leader in infrastructure software for the enterprise, today announced that its ControlPoint solution has been selected by KMWorld magazine as a Trend-Setting Product of 2011. Autonomy ControlPoint is the industry’s first information compliance platform that enables real-time control and complete visibility of all content.  ControlPoint empowers organizations to manage their unstructured content in true alignment with growing corporate, legal or regulatory standards. ControlPoint works transparently with an organization’s content sources to address the critical task of ensuring that a single information compliance infrastructure can be implemented.

Hugh McKellar, KMWorld’s editor-in-chief, said,”KMWorld’s Trend-Setting Product awards began in 2003. This year, more than 800 products were assessed by our judging panel, which consists of editorial colleagues, analysts, system integrators, vendors, line-of-business managers and users. The products selected all demonstrate clearly identifiable technology breakthroughs that serve the vendors’ full spectrum of constituencies, especially their customers. We are proud to acknowledge Autonomy for its industry-leading information compliance platform.”

Powered by Autonomy IDOL, ControlPoint provides visibility into the potential risk of both structured and unstructured data with its unique ability to understand and process the meaning of information. Autonomy ControlPoint is a centralized policy authority for enforcing information governance policies across distributed content, including content residing in repositories such as Microsoft SharePoint, Autonomy WorkSite and content found on share drives.  The solution facilitates critical governance tasks and drastically reduces prohibitive storage costs through de-duplication, manage in place control, and intelligent retention management to systematically remove redundant, outdated, and trivial content.

“In today’s rapidly changing business climate, compliance has risen to the top of every organizations list of concerns,” said Mike Sullivan, CEO of Autonomy Protect. ”Our modular approach allows organizations to enable functionality based on their compliance, legal and IT organizations’ requirements. We are honored to be recognized as a “2011 Trend-setter” by KMWorld magazine and look forward to continuing to help global corporations lower their compliance risks with Autonomy products.”

Please visit for more information on Autonomy ControlPoint.

About KMWorld

KMWorld ( is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 45,000 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. (

About Autonomy

Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU. or AU.L), a global leader in infrastructure software for the enterprise, spearheads the Meaning Based Computing movement. IDC recently recognized Autonomy as having the largest market share and fastest growth in the worldwide search and discovery market. Autonomy’s technology allows computers to harness the full richness of human information, forming a conceptual and contextual understanding of any piece of electronic data, including unstructured information, such as text, email, web pages, voice, or video. Autonomy’s software powers the full spectrum of mission-critical enterprise applications including pan-enterprise search, customer interaction solutions, information governance, end-to-end eDiscovery, records management, archiving, business process management, web content management, web optimization, rich media management and video and audio analysis.

Autonomy’s customer base is comprised of more than 25,000 global companies, law firms and federal agencies including: AOL, BAE Systems, BBC, Bloomberg, Boeing, Citigroup, Coca Cola, Daimler AG, Deutsche Bank, DLA Piper, Ericsson, FedEx, Ford, GlaxoSmithKline, Lloyds TSB, NASA, Nestle, the New York Stock Exchange, Reuters, Shell, Tesco, T-Mobile, the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. More than 400 companies OEM Autonomy technology, including Symantec, Citrix, HP, Novell, Oracle, Sybase and TIBCO. The company has offices worldwide. Please visit to find out more.

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