IHS and SAE International to Enable Semantic Access to Premium Automotive and Aerospace Engineering Content

  IHS and SAE International to Enable Semantic Access to Premium Automotive
  and Aerospace Engineering Content

Business Wire

BOSTON -- November 27, 2012

IHS (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of information and analytics, and
SAE International, today announced a new agreement that leverages IHS
Goldfire’s leading semantic technology to unlock the technical research and
applied engineering advancements contained in SAE International’s aerospace,
automotive and commercial vehicle technical papers (1988-present).

Under the agreement, IHS Goldfire will enable engineers, researchers and other
innovation practitioners to semantically access full-text indexed SAE
Technical Papers.

Using IHS Goldfire's state-of-the-art semantic question answering technology,
subscribers to the SAE Digital Library can better find, access and leverage
the rich content within SAE Technical Papers. Results are categorized and
presented in a form that efficiently reveals the information that is essential
to making informed decisions about product and process designs.

“IHS is a global leader in information and analytics,” said Scott Sward,
director of sales and marketing for SAE International. “We are pleased to be
working with them to help make SAE content a more relevant and useful tool for
engineering and academic professionals.”

“IHS is pleased to announce this expanded relationship with SAE
International,” said Jeff Jarvis, director, strategic partnerships, IHS. “A
large number of IHS Goldfire customers use SAE’s Technical Papers as an
integral part of their corporate knowledge base. We are pleased to offer
semantic access to this content to our users.”

IHS Goldfire customers interested in learning more should visit
http://inventionmachine.com/SAE.

About IHS (www.ihs.com)

IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in
critical areas that shape today’s business landscape. Businesses and
governments in more than 165 countries around the globe rely on the
comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery
methods of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed
and confidence. IHS has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly
traded company on the New York Stock Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in
Englewood, Colorado, USA, IHS is committed to long-term, sustainable growth
and employs more than 6,000 people in 31 countries around the world.

About SAE International

SAE International is a global association of more than 133,000 engineers and
related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial vehicle
industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and
voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm
is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In
Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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