Helps law firms and clients securely access and exchange information anytime, anywhere via the OpenText Cloud
WATERLOO, ON, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - OpenText™ (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC) today announced the availability of OpenText Tempo Express offered specifically to the legal industry. This vertically-focused solution based on OpenText Tempo Express combines the powerful information access capabilities of OpenText eDOCS DM with the secure, cloud-based file sharing functionality of OpenText Tempo, providing legal staff and their clients the first solution of its kind to securely access sensitive documents and information at any time, from any mobile device.
This new offering lets firms quickly set up a private solution for sharing and syncing content in the cloud, offering all the ease of use of consumer-oriented document sharing services as well as rigorous records management and security to ensure that attorneys have fast, defensible access to work product. By integrating eDOCS DM with OpenText Tempo Express, this new offering leads the way for law firms to deliver increased client satisfaction through enhanced collaboration, content sharing and ease of use, as well as improved response times with on-demand access to content anywhere, including from mobile devices, such as tablets and smart phones.
Additionally, the internal hosting capabilities of this combined offering help users to maintain better control of intellectual property and mitigate the risk of leaked client data. The OpenText Tempo Express/eDOCS DM solution offers an alternative to external, consumer-facing services and helps prevent users from circumventing the IT department to secure these services on their own.Faced with the growing trend of consumer technologies spreading into the business organization, IT departments face the threat of losing control over the solutions used by employees. Because of the critical importance of maintaining client confidentiality, the legal industry is especially challenged to find safe and secure cloud solutions that give their firm a competitive edge while safeguarding confidential client information. OpenText understands this and offers an integrated, enterprise-class product suite designed specifically to support a law firm's business practices and proactive compliance needs throughout the matter lifecycle - from client intake through the final disposition.