"MetaDot Corporation, an Open Source portal application
provider offering free, self-service content and community
management software for the Internet, announced today the creation
of its Open Services Team and sponsorship by Schlumberger Limited,
a global leader in technical services."
"The open architecture design of MetaDot software enables
multi-platform technology integration for a broad range of clients,
with a focus on small- and medium-sized corporations. The MetaDot
Portal Server provides an environment for layout, design and
branding of a site, including personalization of information,
publishing and subscription capabilities and data aggregation
services in a variety of formats. The Open Services Team adds value
to these existing products and services by providing swift and
seamless implementations for customers worldwide."
"MetaDot's Open Services Team will provide us with fast
implementation and customization of their flexible and robust
product and will enhance our capability to deploy IT solutions
within Schlumberger," commented Jean Chevallier, vice president of
information technology of Schlumberger Limited."