Sinequa and S21sec Announce the Signing of a Comprehensive Partnership Agreement

Sinequa and S21sec announce the signing of a comprehensive partnership agreement and combine their expertise in digital security management

Online PR News – 05-June-2009 – – Sinequa leader of Enterprise Search and S21sec, a leading digital security company, announced the signing of a comprehensive partnership agreement and combine their strengths in digital security management. This partnership will allow S21sec to distribute the Sinequa Corporate Search Solution in the Americas and the Iberian Peninsula, and secondly to embed Sinequa Corporate Search in the heart of its digital surveillance Software as a Service (SaaS) offering.

The objective is to develop and improve S21sec’s search engine skills for both internal development and to enable sales and integration of the Sinequa Corporate Search solution. Under this agreement, the S21sec R&D and sales teams will receive regular training on Sinequa.

S21sec tested and evaluated different search engine technologies on the market, and previously worked with a competitor before the signature of this agreement. Sinequa Corporate Search has been selected as the best solution in terms of security management, but also for its flexibility of integration, performance and its semantic and linguistic technology.

S21sec brings to Sinequa its expertise in the field of digital security technologies including Bitácora Log Management and Bitácora Horizon. With S21sec, Sinequa’s customers will soon benefit from additional security management for their information systems, to protect confidential information and prevent information leaks.

Sinequa and S21sec are known for their security expertise. This alliance creates a unique value proposition for the European and Latin American markets in the area of digital security, with a 360° protection of information from external and internal sources. Both companies offer analytical applications including fraud detection (e-crime), monitoring and analysis of trends.

"Sinequa’s technology will allow S21sec to offer our customers in Spain and Latin America high quality digital monitoring services due to the configuration options, including personalized and semantic search," said Xabier Mitxelena, CEO of S21sec. "The acceptance of our solutions by Sinequa and the possibility to integrate the Sinequa Corporate Search technology, gives us the opportunity to increase our presence in the French market,” continued Mitxelena.

"With S21sec we strengthen our international ambition for Europe and America. Our two companies share the same dedication to customer satisfaction. Many important values bring our companies together. We have already identified a significant number of our existing customers interested in our new joint offering and S21sec already has highly skilled technical and consulting teams trained on Sinequa Corporate Search," said Jean Ferré, President of Sinequa.

About S21sec –

S21sec is a leading company in the field of IT security services worldwide. Founded in 2000, S21sec has more than 270 internationally known experts and certified engineers focused on protecting the most important value for an organization: digital assets, information and image. An important factor placing S21sec as one of the most active companies working against online fraud is the close collaboration with international organizations such as CERT and law enforcement agencies around the world.


Sinequa is a world leader in Enterprise Search with customers and resellers in most European and American countries. Its exclusive software offering is a unified search solution also providing expertise location with demonstrated ROI and low TCO.

Sinequa Corporate Search is very efficient in environments with numerous sources where volume, security and connectivity are complex to address.
Organizations such as Bouygues Construction, EADS Group, Saint-Gobain, Atos Origin, the French Ministry of Defense, S21Sec, L’Oréal, Kaplan Finance, Le Monde, Les Echos and trust Sinequa.