Bridgeline Digital Expands Relationship With Perceptive Software, Enhances Enterprise Search as Key Efficiency Driver for

Bridgeline Digital Expands Relationship With Perceptive Software, Enhances
Enterprise Search as Key Efficiency Driver for Customers

Evolving, Scalable Perceptive Search Technology Provides Bridgeline's iAPPS
Customers With Greater Performance, Visibility for eCommerce, Content
Management

SHAWNEE, Kan. and BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

News Facts

  *Perceptive Software and Bridgeline Digital jointly announced that they
    have committed to a long-term agreement that will see Bridgeline's iAPPS®
    platform augmented with Perceptive Enterprise Search technology. With this
    enhanced integration, Bridgeline Digital, the global developer of the
    iAPPS® platform, an integrated, web-based content management, commerce,
    marketing and analytics digital engagement solution, will boost their
    platform's search and indexing capabilities for optimal customer
    satisfaction.
  *Based on prior experience as a Perceptive Software Integration Kit client,
    Bridgeline Digital determined that Perceptive Enterprise Search was an
    effective way to deliver a faster, more easily implemented
    platform—bringing an accelerated time to value—with more transparency, and
    the scalability to easily accommodate Bridgeline's multi-tenant
    architecture.
  *In addition to streamlining search for end-users, Perceptive's search
    technology enables Bridgeline to provide customers with reporting metrics
    that help them take advantage of new opportunities and catch problem areas
    quickly.
  *Perceptive's technology also gives Bridgeline built-in, web-based
    administration capabilities that can be used to create new indexes for
    testing and development.
  *Index creation and maintenance tasks will be automated, and the search
    interface can be customized with ease, thus eliminating manual development
    and need for intervention by support personnel.

Supporting Quotes

  *"Our customers are focused on delivering personalized web experiences that
    engage and convert site visitors – search is a huge part of that," said
    Brett Zucker, Chief Technical Officer at Bridgeline. "In addition to
    working with us closely and attentively to tailor a solution that
    effectively meets those concerns, Perceptive Software has demonstrated a
    commitment to pushing the boundaries for search, always staying ahead of
    the next challenge. By making Perceptive a cornerstone of our platform, we
    are certain our customers will have the most advanced, user-friendly and
    manageable tools available for eCommerce and content management."
  *"By fortifying the iAPPS platform with Perceptive Enterprise Search,
    Bridgeline Digital can implement its solution more quickly, resulting in
    immediate gains and revenue opportunities for Bridgeline and its
    customers," said Scott Coons, President and CEO, Perceptive Software.
    "Furthermore, Bridgeline can deliver top-notch analytics that provide
    visibility and control for customers whose businesses demand faster and
    more accurate responsiveness than ever before. Perceptive Software's
    commitment to developing world-class search technologies ensures our
    customers will be able to manage their most pervasive and demanding
    operations, and partners such as Bridgeline can develop stronger and more
    comprehensive platforms that excel in the face of new challenges."

Supporting Resources

  *About Perceptive Search
  *Perceptive Software on Twitter
  *Perceptive Software on LinkedIn
  *Perceptive Software on YouTube
    
  *About the iAPPS® Platform
  *Bridgeline Digital on Twitter
  *Bridgeline Digital on LinkedIn
  *Bridgeline Digital on Facebook

About Bridgeline Digital

Bridgeline Digital (Nasdaq:BLIN), The Digital Entertainment Company™, enables
its customers to maximize the performance of their mission critical websites,
intranets and online stores. Bridgeline's iAPPS® platform deeply integrates
Web Content Management, eCommerce, eMarketing and Web Analytics to help
marketers deliver online experiences that attract, engage and convert their
customers across all digital channels. Bridgeline provides end-to-end Digital
Entertainment solutions and boasts an award-winning team of interactive
service professionals. Headquartered in Burlington, Mass., with nine
additional offices throughout the U.S. and an Asia Pacific headquarters in
Bangalore, India, Bridgeline has thousands of customers that range from middle
market organizations to Fortune 1000 companies. To learn more, please visit
www.bridgelinedigital.com or call (800) 603-9936.

About Perceptive Software (www.perceptivesoftware.com)

Lexmark's Perceptive Software (NYSE:LXK) builds intelligent capture, content
management, process management, enterprise search and integration products
that connect the unstructured printed and digital information across
enterprises with the processes, applications and people who need it most.

CONTACT: Robert Zoch
         Public Relations, Perceptive Software
         o: 703-948-5831 m: 203-739-5274
         robert.zoch@perceptivesoftware.com
        
         Brian Bolton
         SVP of Marketing, Bridgeline Digital
         o: 781-497-3013 m: 617-818-8594
         bbolton@blinedigital.com

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