9 June 2010
Expert System, leading provider of semantic software that searches, discovers, classifies and interprets text information, today announces it has won the prestigious National Award for Innovation in ICT (information and communication technology) & Service Design in Services. Also known as the “Award of Awards,” it is the highest Italian award given for innovation.
Expert System won the Award of Awards for the development of its advanced semantic technology, Cogito® Monitor. Expert System developed Cogito Monitor to identify and analyze business reputation and consumer sentiment on Web 2.0 platforms. Judges praised Expert System for having created “a technologically advanced instrument based on the sophisticated interpretation of the meanings of messages, which enables organizations to monitor their reputation on the Web.”
“Receiving an award of this caliber, directly from the hands of President Napolitano, was an emotion that I can’t even describe, said Stefano Spaggiari, CEO of Expert System. “We are truly thankful our hard work and technological innovation is being recognized and this drives us to continue to develop bring even more advanced semantic solutions to our customers.”
Cogito Monitor semantically searches and analyzes online comments in real time. The software automatically understands the meanings and intentions of Web-based text and can correctly identify not only who or what is being discussed, but also how it is being discussed. It is the ideal solution to gain a better, more accurate understanding of a company’s reputation, its evolution, its competitors and its customers.