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- Limehouse and EASY combine to offer end-to-end document authoring, collaboration, management and archive solutions -

Bury St Edmunds – September 3rd , 2008 – EASY SOFTWARE, (; Europe’s foremost supplier of integrated document management, workflow and archive solutions has today announced a technology partnership agreement with Limehouse Software, the document collaboration, publishing and consultation provider. The new partnership will deliver end-to-end document solutions, from authoring through archiving, to key target markets including local and central government, utilities and legal.

Limehouse Software develops software solutions that unite three key functions – document collaboration, document publishing, and consultation. Its solutions provide an integrated collaborative environment to develop policies and strategies; provides a unified workspace, publishing and delivery services; and facilitate the involvement of stakeholders through real-time collaboration and consultation with communities. More than 250 organisations rely on Limehouse’s solutions to unify information and communication; accelerate the business processes people are involved in; better engage with virtual teams; and encourage socialisation among employees, partner organisations and citizens.

The strength of the combined EASY and Limehouse partnership lies in being able to provide a complete ‘soup to nuts’ approach to managing documents. Limehouse specialises in document authoring and collaboration whereas EASY specialises in document capture and archive thereby giving the customer an end to end solution for multiple authoring and document creation, through to storage archiving and end of life management. Furthermore customers will now be able to capture those unstructured data types and paper documents that form part of the consultation process and benefit from better analysis as a result.

Nic Metcalfe is EASY SOFTWARE’s Partner Marketing Manager and explains the rationale behind the partnership. “Limehouse has an unrivalled reputation in the public sector with more than 50% of the UK’s local authorities as customers. These organisations rely on Limehouse’s suite of document solutions to consult, collaborate and publish complex professional documents, easily and cost-effectively.” Nic continues, “Our partnership extends that capability by adding full document capture, management and archive functions giving the customer complete document visibility and management from cradle to grave.”

“Storing and archiving these vast documents is a big concern for our customers,” notes Paul Broerse, Key Partner Manager of Limehouse Software. “EASY is an established leader in the document capture and archive field and we are delighted to have secured this partnership that will allow us to extend our respective expertise to our customers and benefit from the increased market share and the greater penetration of our existing base that this will create.”

About Limehouse Software

UK and USA-based Limehouse Software was founded in 2002 and specialises in software solutions for complex document creation, collaboration and publishing.

More than 250 organisations rely on Limehouse’s solutions to unify information and communication; accelerate the business processes people are involved in; encourage collaboration among employees and virtual teams and improve engagement with partner organisations and citizens.

In the UK 50% of local authorities depend on Limehouse solutions. Over 150,000 citizens and stakeholders engage online via Limehouse’s uengage™ solution and more than 100,000 documents have been produced using its ucreate™ solution. To find out more, please visit the company website on


EASY SOFTWARE, which was founded in 1990 and is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, is Europe’s foremost provider of integrated document management technologies. Apart from its head office in Mülheim a.d. Ruhr, the company has further branches in Germany and subsidiaries in Austria (Vienna), Singapore, the USA (Philadelphia) and the UK (London and Bury St. Edmunds).

EASY SOFTWARE markets its innovative products worldwide through its distributed sales, service and support organisation. EASY SOFTWARE has received the endorsement of Microsoft and has formed more than 400 strategic alliances with systems integrators and line of business application partners. Further information is available from the EASY SOFTWARE UK website at

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