October 22, 2014 | San Mateo, CA And Quebec City, QC

Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition Now Generally Available

Global Sitecore Partners & Customers Take Advantage of Solution s Capabilities & Ease-of-Use

Coveo today announced the general availability of Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition, the company’s advanced search solution for Sitecore websites. The product has been downloaded by more than 50 Sitecore partners worldwide since the beta version was announced at the Sitecore Symposium in Las Vegas on September 9, and is now available free of charge to all Sitecore partners and customers.

Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition is what the Sitecore community was waiting for. A powerful site search solution that is fast to deploy, easy to manage and integrates seamlessly with Sitecore,” said Scott Powell, Vice President, eCommerce & CMS, NTT Data. “Combined with the Enterprise Edition, Coveo’s new offering allows organizations to scale their search solution with their website.”

This new product is an enterprise-class website search solution fully integrated with the Sitecore Experience Platform. Managed directly through the Sitecore administration console, it ships with a flexible JavaScript & HTML UI, enabling Sitecore developers and partners to build fully customized search pages using the Coveo framework and toolkit. To ensure marketers and administrators know precisely what visitors are searching for and how successfully they are connecting with high-impact content, Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition delivers an actionable and easy-to-use analytics engine, fully integrated with the Sitecore Experience Analytics Engine.

“Search is such a critical driver of site performance. With the GA release of Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition, companies large and small can start building high-performance search into their sites,” said Darren Guarnaccia, Chief Strategy Officer, Sitecore.

To ensure each site visitor is always exposed to the site's most relevant content, messaging and product offers, Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition provides administrators with an actionable analytics dashboard and tools to easily tune the solution's relevance engine.

New Resources to Support SI Partners & Developers

To ensure companies can take full advantage of the capabilities of Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition, Coveo is announcing new resources for partner and developer communities:

  • Answers.coveo.com: A community portal where Sitecore partners, developers, and users can share best practices and have their questions addressed by experts from the Coveo team.
  • Source @ Coveo: A technical blog that provides insights for taking full advantage of the Coveo for Sitecore solution.
  • Sitecore Search Best Practice Hangouts: An informal quarterly online group session co-hosted by the Product Manager and Lead Developer of Coveo for Sitecore, and open to the entire Sitecore partner community.

For organizations ready to take advantage of Sitecore's Experience Database (xDB) to personalize the website experience for their visitors, Coveo continues to offer Coveo for Sitecore - Enterprise Edition. This edition provides full integration with the xDB, letting administrators personalize the search-driven content each visitor is exposed to based on their unique profile, history and site activity. Coveo’s enterprise edition enables the swift and secure indexing of any third-party content source - including CRM systems, external product catalogs, legacy knowledge bases and more - so administrators can leverage and display any external data with ease on their Sitecore website.

To learn more about Coveo for Sitecore or to download your free copy of Coveo for Sitecore - Free Edition, please visit www.coveo.com/sitecore or call 1.800.635.5476 in North America or 00800 2673 7642 to speak with a Coveo specialist.

About Sitecore

Sitecore is the global leader in customer experience management. The company delivers highly relevant content and personalized digital experiences that delight audiences, build loyalty and drive revenue. With the Sitecore® Experience Platform™, marketers can own the experience of every customer that engages with their brand, across every channel. More than 4,000 of the world’s leading brands - including American Express, Carnival Cruise Lines, easyJet, Heineken and L'Oréal trust Sitecore to help them deliver the meaningful interactions that win customers for life.

For more information, visit: www.sitecore.net

About Coveo

Coveo provides search solutions that deliver actionable, personalized knowledge to every employee, support agent, customer, and website visitor. Recognized as the Most Visionary Leader in Enterprise Search by Gartner in 2014, Coveo's Search & Relevance technology unlocks the full value of intranets, customer service applications, and websites by securely connecting, consolidating, and analyzing in real-time an organization's diverse knowledge streams, and providing users with unified search, dynamic 360-degree views of information, contextual content recommendations, and automated expertise finding.

Over 700 customers worldwide use Coveo to unify knowledge and make it actionable. With corporate headquarters in Quebec City, Canada, U.S. headquarters in San Mateo, CA, and offices around the world, Coveo and its network of certified systems integrator partners deliver search-driven knowledge solutions to organizations across every vertical and in every geography.

Coveo is a strategic partner of Salesforce.com and Sitecore, and has been recognized by Gartner as a leader in its 2014 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Search. For more information, please visit www.coveo.com, and follow us on the Coveo blogLinkedInTwitter, and YouTube.

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