Click here to read ProQuest’s press release about the addition of the Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts content set to ProQuest Dialog.
BOSTON, MA, Feb. 6, 2018 — Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) today launched Clinician Insights™, an open and freely accessible website that offers physicians and other healthcare clinicians instant, searchable access to abstracts of articles published in over 5,000 of the world’s premier medical research journals and research presented at over 200 global medical conferences during the past 15 months.
Clinician Insights enables users to easily browse the latest research and conference papers in 16 clinical specialties to glean useful and timely information to support their patient care initiatives. The website, which requires no registration to use, enables integrated search across multiple content sources, and delivers informative search summaries and article abstracts. In addition, users can save custom searches and bookmark articles, receive email search alerts about new research or news in their clinical specialty, and create custom dashboards with only the topics an individual cares most about.
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BOSTON, MA, Dec. 6, 2017 — Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) today announced the first commercial delivery of the machine learning-enabled SinglePoint v11, Northern Light’s platform for competitive intelligence and market research. The go-live, at an industry-leading computer software company, is the first in a series of customers deployments scheduled for the next quarter, and represents a significant evolutionary step toward the notion of an automated market research assistant.
SinglePoint provides users single-search access to and analysis of primary and licensed secondary research content, relevant social media postings, and business news. Tens of thousands of marketing, sales, and product development professionals at global enterprises use SinglePoint every month.
SinglePoint v11 features powerful machine learning capabilities for cognitive search based on Google’s TensorFlowlibrary of machine learning algorithms. Northern Light’s machine learning solution enables the system to automatically synthesize, refine, and present critical information distilled from large collections of market intelligence content within a SinglePoint portal. This changes the search process profoundly.
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Click here to read the Wolters Kluwer Health press release about Ovid Insights, their new current awareness service for healthcare professionals, powered by Northern Light.
Knowledge management executive at InterContinental Hotels Group receives honor
from Women in Travel and Tourism International
BOSTON, MA, Aug. 7, 2017 – Ilene Strongin-Garry, Manager, Knowledge Management and Sharing Culture Champion at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) and a Northern Light® SinglePoint™ portal administrator for the past five years, has received a 2017 “Outstanding Woman in Travel Research” award from Women in Travel and Tourism International (WITTI).
Strongin-Garry was honored recently as part of the annual WITTI Awards program based on the evaluation results of a panel of peers from WITTI, an association with a network of over 14,000 women working in the travel industry around the globe. She was selected from among more than 80 nominees.
“We are excited for and extremely proud of Ilene for receiving this significant industry recognition,” C. David Seuss, CEO of Northern Light, said. “She is a consummate knowledge management professional that understands how to deliver high value business intelligence to decision makers within IHG.
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Northern Light to provide curated content from 6,500 Web-based business news sources to Comtex
for integration into its financial news feeds
BOSTON, MA, July 18, 2017 – Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) today announced it has entered into a news distribution partnership with Comtex News Network, Inc. Under the arrangement, Northern Light will provide Comtex with curated content from reliable Web-based business news sources, which Comtex will integrate into its custom information feeds to its clients. Comtex is calling its offering Comtex Web Topics Powered by Northern Light.
Comtex News Network, Inc. is a leading news aggregation service specializing in the financial news and content marketplace.
Northern Light aggregates 40,000 stories per day from 6,500 Web-based business news sources. The company will supply Comtex with topical collections of citations, including article titles and sources, summaries of the articles, and links to the original content. Users will be able to click through to news websites to read the full text. Comtex users will have access to an archive of 20 million articles dating back 24 months.
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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love” Northern Light delivers a new research portal that is music to the ears of executives and research pros
BOSTON, MA, June 16, 2017 – Exactly fifty years ago today, the Monterey Pop Festival opened its gates and kicked off what later became known as the San Francisco “Summer of Love.” To celebrate the anniversary, Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) is unveiling two radical innovations in strategic market research portals that it will begin delivering to customers this summer. This announcement marks the beginning of Northern Light’s “Summer of Love (For Our Customers).”
The innovations are embedded in SinglePoint™ version 11, a new release of Northern Light’s strategic research platform for competitive intelligence and market research insights used by hundreds of thousands of professionals at global enterprises. Version 11 features a mobile-first, responsive user interface built with Material Design, Google’s set of state-of-the art application interface principles, guidelines, and UI treatments that are becoming an industry standard for web application design. Version 11 delivers an aesthetically pleasing, modern enterprise application interface with great flexibility for clients to configure their own unique branding and artistic treatments for their market research portals. In addition to being fully responsive across all devices from smartphones to PCs, SinglePoint v11 uses “cards” to visually organize content on the portal. All user controls are reimagined to be mobile-friendly, simple to understand and easy to operate with a click on a big screen or with a tap on a small one.
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BOSTON, MA, June 9, 2016 – Northern Light® will showcase its enterprise strategic research portal application, SinglePoint™, along with related mobile apps and Millie™, a free, web-based competitive intelligence assistant, at the SLA 2016 Annual Conference in Philadelphia, June 12-14, at booth #225.
The SLA conference is an annual event for information professionals organized by the Special Libraries Association. The 2016 SLA conference features over 200 events including educational programs, networking events, receptions, and tours.
Large enterprises deploy Northern Light SinglePoint to provide employees single-search access to and analysis of primary and licensed secondary research content, relevant social media postings, and business news. Northern Light also offers mobile apps for Apple, Android, BlackBerry and Windows smartphones that complement SinglePoint portals. Any content in a SinglePoint portal can be made available to authorized users of the enterprise version of Northern Light’s mobile apps. Free, publicly available versions of the apps deliver industry news for the IT, telecommunications, pharmaceutical and life sciences industries.
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BOSTON, MA, Feb. 17, 2016 – Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) today added to its library of free business news apps for popular smartphones with the release of Northern Light Pharma News™. Northern Light Pharma News features pharmaceutical industry news feeds aggregated from 40,000 business and technology stories a day from 6,300 web business and technology news sources, including industry trade journals, global newspapers, and industry authority blogs.
Northern Light Pharma News is the second industry-specific edition in Northern Light’s family of mobile news apps. The company launched Northern Light IT News last year. Versions optimized for the financial services, healthcare, agribusiness, and energy industries will follow.
Users of Northern Light Pharma News can select from news feeds on 60 pharmaceutical industry topics – including disease states, clinical trials, the drug research pipeline, and many more – richly nuanced based on Northern Light’s in-depth understanding of the market intelligence needs of life sciences professionals. In addition, users can opt to receive news feeds on 30 leading pharmaceutical industry competitors.
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BOSTON, MA, Dec. 22, 2015 – Northern Light® today reported that 2015 was its most successful year since launching the company in 2003 with an exclusive focus on providing strategic research portals to the world’s leading research-driven enterprises. Billings increased 21 percent over 2014, and the company added seven Fortune 1000 clients in the information technology, pharmaceutical, healthcare, insurance and publishing industries.
Also in 2015 Northern Light launched its first mobile apps, Northern Light IT News™, available for iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone devices. In addition, Northern Light launched Millie™ (http://millie.northernlight.com), the first market and competitive intelligence portal available free on the web. Millie is structured as a series of industry-specific dashboards – information technology, life sciences, healthcare, financial services, energy, agribusiness, chemical, and food and beverage – making it easy to find useful information in a self-service environment. Visits to Millie have increased steadily since its debut in July.
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