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Note: Earlier versions of our X1® Professional Client product were known by the names Find, X1® Desktop Search, and X1® Enterprise Client.
August 12, 2010

Network World Names X1 Professional Client as Clear Choice Test Winner

May 4, 2010

Search Pioneer X1 Technologies to be Showcased at FiRe 2010

March 3, 2010

X1 Announces New Version of Premium Email and Desktop Search Solution

November 17, 2009

X1 to Highlight New Product Features at Enterprise Search Summit West

August 24, 2009

X1 Technologies Named on KMWorld's Trend Setting Product List for 4th Year in a Row

August 10, 2009

X1 Technologies Announces General Availability of eDiscovery Search Suite

June 24, 2009

X1 Technologies Announces New Web Indexing and Search Capabilities

May 26, 2009

X1 Technologies Announces New CEO and Chairman

April 27, 2009

X1 Technologies Announces Product Releases

March 23, 2009

X1 Technologies Receives Third U.S. Patent Related to Search Technology

March 2, 2009

X1 Technologies and Shepard Announce Strategic Partnership

February 23, 2009

X1 Technologies Named to KMWorld's 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management

February 2, 2009

X1 Technologies to Preview eDiscovery Solutions at Legal Tech New York 2009

January 26, 2009

X1 Technologies Announces New eDiscovery Solution

January 19, 2009

X1 Technologies Announces New IBM Lotus Notes and Domino Support for Symantec Enterprise Vault

November 17, 2008

X1 Technologies to Present at Butler Group Enterprise Search Strategy Briefing

October 15, 2008

X1 Technologies Announces General Availability of Client Content Connector for Microsoft SharePoint 2007

October 6, 2008

X1 Technologies Announces European Focused Webinar Series

eContent Magazine

October 2008

Review: X1 Professional Client

September 29, 2008

X1 Technologies Announces Vice President of Marketing

September 22, 2008

X1 Technologies Receives U.S. Patent for Quick and Effective Search Over a Network

September 15, 2008

X1 Technologies to be Participant on Panel at Enterprise Search Summit West

August 31, 2008


For the third year in a row, X1 was named on KMWorld's list of Trend Setting Products for 2008.

KM World Trend-Setting Product 2006, 2007, 2008

August 25, 2008

X1 Technologies Named on KMWorld's Trend Setting Product List for 3rd Year in a Row

August 11, 2008

X1 Technologies Offers Unified Microsoft SharePoint 2007 Search

July 21, 2008

X1 Technologies to Sponsor Live KMWorld Webinar

July 14, 2008

Ahead in the Clouds: The Future of Desktop Search

July 7, 2008

X1 Technologies Gets Vista Certification

July 7, 2008

X1 Technologies Earns Microsoft Windows Vista Certification

June 30, 2008

X1 Technologies to Begin Tech Talk Webinar Series

June 23, 2008

X1 Technologies Gets Search Patent

June 23, 2008

X1 Technologies Receives U.S. Patent for Search Efficiency

June 16, 2008

X1 Technologies to Highlight Solutions at Legal Technology Conference

June 10, 2008

X1 Technologies Announces X1 Professional Client 6.2.1

June 9, 2008

X1 Unveils New Enterprise Search Suite for Symantec Enterprise Vault

June 2, 2008

X1 Technologies Announces X1 Enterprise Server 3.3

May 29, 2008

Beyond Search

X1 Technologies Dives into the Sharepoint Search Channel

May 27, 2008

X1 Technologies Earns Certified Partner Status in Microsoft Partner Program

May 21, 2008

X1 Technologies Surpasses 300 Enterprise Customers

May 20, 2008

X1 to Demonstrate Solutions at Enterprise Search Summit 2008

April 10, 2008

PC World

Gartner: Enterprise Search Pervasive by 2012

April 2, 2008

Search Engine Watch

Reinstalling My PC, Part 1: Top Timesavers

March 17, 2008


How can I find files quickly on my hard drive?

March 5, 2008

X1 Technologies Named to KMWorld's 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management List for 3rd Year

February 29, 2008


X1 named to KMWorld's list of 100 companies that matter in Knowledge Management for 3 years in a row.

KM World 100 Companies That Matter in KM 2006, 2007, 2008

February 26, 2008

PC World

About to Buy a Tech Product? Do the Math!

February 5, 2008

Powered by X1 Search, FTI Consulting, announces Ringtail QuickCull

January 23, 2008

X1 Professional Client Named Best Gear of the New year (2008) By Laptop Magazine

November 6, 2007

X1 Technologies Announces X1 Enterprise Search Suite v6 Delivering Integration of Multiple Enterprise Search Systems and Content Sources

November 6, 2007

Globanet Consulting Services and X1 Technologies Announce Partnership

December 4, 2006

X1 Adds Support for Symantec Enterprise Vault to Offer Joint Customers Unified Search

October 23, 2006

CDW Corporation Standardizes on X1 for Enterprise Desktop Search Initiative

October 10, 2006

X1 Technologies Positioned in the Visionaries Quadrant for 2006 Information Access Technology Magic Quadrant

September 25, 2006

X1 Technologies Appoints Howard Silver as Vice President of Engineering

September 20, 2006


X1 Professional Client Download and Review
SnapFiles reviews the X1 Professional Client and awards highest possible five-star rating.

August 24, 2006

X1 Technologies Enterprise Platform Named a "Trend Setting Product of 2006" by KMWorld Magazine

July 21, 2006


Review of Xerox/Visioneer Documate 152
The "combination of relatively fast hardware and an extremely useful selection of software earns the Xerox DocuMate 152 an Editors' Choice."
PC Welt

July 20, 2006

Desktop search gets down to business
When enterprises roll out search applications, it's usually a big IT effort…
Info World

July 20, 2006

Enterprise search vendors bet heavily on BI
The race is on to marry search functionality with business intelligence.
Information Week

June 26, 2006

X1 Makes Desktop Search Client Free
Search software developer X1 renamed its desktop product and set it free Monday by letting enterprises download the once-$75 application without charge.
Network World

June 19, 2006

Yahoo tests enterprise waters with partner X1
The bundling of Yahoo's search toolbar and inclusion of Yahoo Web search technology with the new version of X1 Professional Client could be the beginning of a more extensive integration of Yahoo functionality with X1's products.
Information Today, Inc.

June 19, 2006

X1 Offers Free Desktop Search for the Enterprise
Yes, that headline is correct. You might ask how a provider of desktop search tools can offer this for free.
Market Watch

June 19, 2006

X1 is staying competitive in desktop search wars
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June 19, 2006

Secure Desktop Search for the Enterprise Now Available Free from X1 Technologies
Professional Client Controls User Search Access and Privileges While Adding User Productivity Features

June 19, 2006

X1 Technologies Launches Enterprise Desktop Search Resource Center and Evaluation Kit to Speed Selection and Deployment of Secure Solutions
Website offers wealth of information and free evaluation of X1 solutions for secure enterprise desktop search

June 19, 2006

X1 Technologies Extends X1® Platform with New Content Connectors for Microsoft® Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint®
X1 Content Connectors Deliver Unified Actionable Search for Dominant Enterprise Business Environments

June 6, 2006

John Battelle's Searchblog

X1 Desktop Search Now Free
A pioneer desktop search, X1 Professional is now free to download, edging Google Desktop…
CIO Insight

May 30, 2006

The Battle to Tame Unstructured Data
In the war on infoglut, unstructured data is proving a formidable enemy. But there are ways to harness this unwieldy beast.
April 25, 2006

Visioneer bundles X1 Enterprise Desktop Search client with the Xerox DocuMate 152 scanner
Compact Duplex Scanner Is First To Offer Award-Winning Desktop Search Tool From X1 Technologies

SD Times

April 17, 2006

Desktop search tools seen raising red flags
Consumer tools brought into workplaces expose companies to data leaks.…
March 24, 2006

X1 Technologies Named for Gartner "Cool Vendor" Report

March 15, 2006

PC Magazine 14th Annual Utility Superguide: Incredibly Useful Utilities
Once X1 Desktop Edition indexes your system, you can locate an elusive file, e-mail message, attachment, or contact as quickly as you can type.
SD Times

March 15, 2006

X1 Marks the Spot
As bandwidth grows, it seems, so does the amount of material we store on our systems. And as that volume grows, desktop search tools go from desirable to mandatory…
March 2, 2006

X1 Technologies Named to KMWorld 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management List

KM World
February 21, 2006

Enterprise desktop search
X1 Technologies has unveiled the latest version of its desktop search platform.
February 6, 2006

X1 updates enterprise desktop search product
Version 2.5 gains cluster management, content integration features
X1 Technologies on Monday released an upgrade to its enterprise desktop search tool, adding new capabilities for remote server management, integration with Interwoven's (Profile, Products, Articles) WorkSite 8.0, and a set of SDKs for extending the search platform to other applications.
February 6, 2006

Newest Release of X1 Technologies Platform Takes Enterprise Desktop Search to the Next Level with Extensibility, Actionability and Scalability
New Features in Enterprise Edition 2.5 Include Federated Search, Scalability for Multiple Servers and Content Connector for Interwoven WorkSite 8.0

January 30, 2006

X1 Technologies Extends X1 Platform to Provide Enterprise Desktop Search for the Legal Markets
X1 Content Connector for Interwoven Delivers Unified Actionable Search for Interwoven WorkSite 8

November 16, 2005

X1 Technologies and SoonR Provide Desktop Search of PCs from any Handset with Data Access
SoonR Now Embraces X1® Desktop Search Solution To Enable Remote Access To Information Stored On The Desktop

November 15, 2005

QUALCOMM's Eudora 7 Email Software Increases Productivity with Ultra-Fast Search, Powered by X1 Technologies
New Features Include Ultra-Fast Search, BossWatch, Improved Remote Access and New Secure Encryption Compatibility

November 15, 2005

Viapoint adds X1® Desktop Search Solution to organizer update
Connects organizer to enterprise desktop search

October 31, 2005

X1 Technologies Appoints George B. Holmes as Vice President of Sales

October 13, 2005

X1 Technologies Appoints Industry Veteran as Director of Federal Sales
Bill Follin Brings Track Record of Business Development with the U.S. Federal Government to His Leadership of X1's Growing Federal Sales Efforts

October 5, 2005

X1 Technologies Announces the Release of X1 Workgroup Edition
Secure, Centralized Enterprise Search for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Network Computing
September 1, 2005

X1 Technologies' X1 Enterprise Edition 2.0 Soup-to-Nuts Desktop-to-Enterprise
Lose something? Where did you see it last--on your desktop, in a network share or in your e-mail inbox? X1 Technologies' Enterprise Edition 2.0 can index and search data on the desktop, in message stores or remote file shares, to find missing information quickly.
August 25, 2005

IBM partners with X1 Technologies to deliver a unified search solution
August 25, 2005

IBM Enterprise Search Technology Enables Unified Desktop and Enterprise Search with X1 Technologies Desktop Search Solution

Internet News
August 5, 2005

IBM Melds Desktop, Enterprise Search
IBM has beefed up the search capabilities of its WebSphere Information Integrator OmniFind with the announcement that it will integrate with the X1 Technologies' desktop search software.
Info World
July 1, 2005

Desktop search finds the enterprise
Internet News
June 27, 2005

New Contender for Enterprise Desktop Search?
X1 Enterprise Edition provides a comprehensive view of both user-managed and corporate-managed information assets through a solution sanctioned and managed by IT.
June 27, 2005

The first enterprise search solution with actionable search, X1 Enterprise Edition is released
June 27, 2005

X1® Enterprise Edition Brings Secure, Cost Effective Search to Enterprise Desktops
X1 Enterprise Edition Enables Business Users to Access—and Act upon—Corporate Data to Enhance Productivity and Leverage Existing Information Assets

Computer World
June 14, 2005

X1 lays out enterprise search plans
May 31, 2005

eWeek: Desktop Search Vendors Bid for the Enterprise
May 16, 2005

X1 Team Edition is launched
May 16, 2005

X1 Introduces X1™ Team Edition
Team Edition brings secure, easy to deploy desktop search to small and medium-sized businesses

May 5, 2005

X1 delivers desktop search solution supporting Lotus Notes
May 5, 2005

X1 Releases X1™ Desktop Search for Notes®
Award-Winning Desktop Search now available to the more than 118 Million Users of IBM Lotus Notes®

Internet Week

April 25, 2005

Review: Five Free Desktop Search Tools
"…after I used it for a couple of weeks, it gradually became the default desktop search on my PC, edging out the other programs for its usability and top-notch search results."
April 21, 2005

X1 Technologies secures $10 million in venture financing
April 21, 2005

X1 Technologies Secures $10M in Venture Financing Led by U.S. Venture Partners
Desktop search leader will use funds to deliver award-winning technology solutions for the enterprise

April 19, 2005

WebMessenger partners with X1 Technologies to extend the power of X1 search solution to mobile users
April 19, 2005

WebMessenger Partners with X1 Technologies to Deliver Mobile Extensions to X1™ Desktop Search for Blackberry Devices
Partnership extends the power of the X1 Search platform to mobile users

Information Week
April 19, 2005

X1 Desktop Search Simplifies Your Life
"A good desktop search tool isn't just a search tool—it completely changes how you work with your PC. Mitch Wagner describes his favorite: X1."
Information Week
January 26, 2005

X1 To Search Lotus Notes In Upcoming Beta
January 26, 2005

X1 Announces Support for IBM Lotus Notes
Award-Winning Desktop Search will be available to the more than 118 Million Users of IBM Lotus Notes

January 24, 2005

X1 Technologies Releases X1 Desktop Search Version 5.0
New look and feel; Packed with superior search capabilities, X1 continues to deliver the speed and accuracy that users have come to depend on


January 11, 2005

Yahoo's Desktop Search ready to roll
"…it was impressive to see my search query narrowed down with each keystroke, and returned in a few seconds."
Search Engine Watch

January 11, 2005

Yahoo Launches Desktop Search
January 11, 2005

Yahoo partners with X1 to power their desktop search initiative
January 11, 2005

Yahoo! Introduces Yahoo! Desktop Search Beta
Powerful Desktop Search Application Enables Customer to Instantly Find, Preview, and Access Virtually Any Email or File Stored on Their Computer

CNet News

January 10, 2005

EarthLink teams with X1
December 28, 2004


PC Magazine, Best of 2004
"The truth is, we at PC Magazine are addicted to X1."
December 22, 2004


PC Magazine Technical Excellence Award: Search Tools
December 10, 2004

Yahoo turns to startup to expand into desktop search

December 10, 2004

Yahoo! Partners with X1 for Desktop Search
November 12, 2004


PC Magazine: Supersonic Search Engines
"Put X1 Search up against lightning in a race, and you'd better have a camera to catch the finish."

October 14, 2004

Local PC Search Not Perfect
"X1, from the startup X1 Technologies Inc., is not just fast and accurate but offers considerable control over what's indexed on a PC."

September 20, 2004

Search utility possible solution for Longhorn's missing WinFS

August 16, 2004

"The program looks nice, feels sleek and, important for me, lets you see all the matches in a preview of the entire document — so you don't have to open the original program."

August 3, 2004

eWeek: X1 Updates Desktop Search Client

August 3, 2004

X1 Offers Web-like Search Experience for Personal Data on the Desktop
Latest version of X1 Search increases power, speed and flexibility of searching email, files and attachments

May 4, 2004

The Best Windows Search Tool Ever Created?

May 4, 2004

Forget Windows' Search: New tools can find keywords on PCs in seconds.
"X1's simple interface and reasonable price make it an especially appealing choice."

April 28, 2004

NewsGator, X1 Push RSS-Search Connection
X1™ provides: "…the ability to find something in a couple of seconds rather than a couple of minutes with a normal Outlook search. This really changes the way you look for information in Outlook."

April 27, 2004

X1 and NewsGator partner to provide instant search capabilities of aggregated RSS News and Information — Integrated solution provides instant access to news and information as fast as users can type
April 27, 2004

X1 and NewsGator Partner to Provide Instant Search Capabilities of Aggregated RSS News and Information
Integrated solution provides instant access to news and information as fast as users can type

CBS News

April 26, 2004

How to find old email
X1: "…starts to locate the files as you're typing the word."

Business Week Online

April 26, 2004

Search-Boosters for your PC
"Searches are blindingly fast, with the results appearing as quickly as you can type them."

small business computing

April 2, 2004

Search Your Hard Drive in a Flash
A Software Review of X1 Search from X1 Technologies


April 1, 2004

When Your Files Go Astray, Put a Speedy Sleuth to Work

USA Today

March 30, 2004

Future search efforts will make Google look like 8-tracks

March 23, 2004


PC Magazine: Search at the Speed of Typing
"As we become more dependent on e-mail and information in the files on our PCs, being able to locate messages and documents becomes ever more important. Unfortunately, the search tools built into Windows and most e-mail programs are extremely slow and often lack many useful features. That's where X1 Search 3.0 comes in."


March 28, 2004

X1 Delivers
"Go to www.X1.com and watch the quick demo, (which may just be the best one minute demo of a software product in history)."

Financial Times

March 24, 2004

Simpler ways to sort e-mails
"E-mail can be an immensely valuable information archive, but only if you know how to find what you want."

Sell Brothers Blog

March 19, 2004

"I have absolutely fallen in love with X1. I don't search my email, attachments or file system anymore; I just type a few character into filter fields until the results have narrowed enough to show me what I was looking for. This is but a small part of what WinFS is going to enable and it already saves me hours/month. Highly recommended."

March 16, 2004

X1 Desktop Edition released
JoHo the Blog

March 4, 2004

X1 is the best desktop search engine I've found for Windows

February 18, 2004

X1 Brings Instantaneous Search to Email, Attachments and PC Files
Indexing Technology Lets Users Find Information on Their PCs and Networks As Quickly As They Can Type

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