Fast search & Transfer sets out strategy to beat Google

November 2005
Information World Review;Nov2005, Issue 218, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the strategy of Fast Search & Transfer to out-perform the online information service of Internet service provider Google. The company expected package deals from publishers, like Reed Elsevier, would offer users with a one-stop-shop for scientific information, web and desktop search with the launching of its Personal Search Platform. Lee Philips, director of intelligence solutions at fast, said that the increasing media distribution power of Google was the reason Elsevier approached Fast.


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