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infomediary

(INFOrmation interMEDIARY) An information provider that gathers content from several sources and functions as a data aggregator for a target audience.
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Another problem is with thirdparty infomediaries, when all involved do not take responsibility for consumer service, Huneke says.
0 serves the needs of ISPs, ASPs (application service providers) and CSPs (commerce service providers) who want to provide outsourced, hosted e-commerce services for vertical portals, infomediaries and new breed "net marketmakers.
Infomediaries are firms that sit between web sites and users and control the flow of data back and forth.
Most act as infomediaries, using information provided by the user to broker a sale.
Rocketinfo's technology can find, index and distribute our content at lower costs and higher rates of speed than any other infomediaries.
Let's look at some of the specific types of roles that infomediaries perform to enable the operation of a digital value network.
the leading information content industry research and advisory firm, the industry slowdown in 2001 has left Primary Publishers struggling to find and exploit new electronic distribution channels, and prompted News Aggregators & Infomediaries to reposition themselves as full-service providers of content, proprietary technology, and other services.
Comprised of industry-leading enterprise application and middleware developers, systems integrators, consultancies, e-service providers and infomediaries, the RosettaNet SP Board's primary focus is to drive critical development and implementation strategies in support of key RosettaNet initiatives.
Clickshare provides an infrastructure for anonymously sharing customers on the Internet, facilitating one-click exchanging of digital content among content owners and other infomediaries.
New infomediaries such as ScreamingMedia and iSyndicate are helping to shake loose new distribution channels for content and putting a lot of price pressure on traditionals.
Ask Jeeves also syndicates its solutions to portals, infomediaries, and content and destination sites to help companies increase e-commerce and advertising revenue.
Clickshare facilitates one-click sharing of digital content and users among content owners and other infomediaries.