According to Start, this year's Hottest Companies provide innovative and influential technology that provides value for manufacturers "more successfully than their competitors." Revenue growth was also considered in the selection process; Documentum license revenue grew 45 percent from 2002 to 2003.
"We are extremely pleased to be recognized as a leading technology provider by such an influential manufacturing publication," said Dave DeWalt, president and chief executive officer for Documentum. "Documentum has strong presence in the manufacturing industry, and this award is a testament to the quality of our technology and the effort and dedication of the entire company."
Manufacturing Companies Rely on Documentum
Documentum has hundreds of customers in both discrete and process manufacturing industries, including Bayer AG, BOC Gases, Chevron, Maytag, Pfizer, Sony and Whirlpool. These companies use Documentum to fulfill their challenging content management, collaboration and compliance requirements.
Documentum provides enterprise content management(ECM) solutions that enable organizations to unite teams, content, and associated business processes. Documentum's integrated set of content, compliance and collaboration solutions support the way people work, from initial discussion and planning through design, production, marketing, sales, service and corporate administration. With a single platform, Documentum enables people to collaboratively create, manage, deliver and archive the content that drives business operations, from documents and discussions to email, Web pages, records and rich media. The Documentum platform makes it possible for companies to distribute all of this content in multiple languages, across internal and external systems, applications and user communities. As a result, Documentum's customers, which include thousands of the world's most successful organizations, harness corporate knowledge, accelerate time to market, increase customer satisfaction, enhance supply chain efficiencies and reduce operating costs, improving their overall competitive advantage. For more information, visit Documentum on the Web at http://www.documentum.com/.
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