ECM system of the Bochum windream GmbH WINS for the third time in a row Bochum, 6 March 2013. The windream GmbH, manufacturer and supplier of the enterprise-content-management system, has emerged as a winner from the current BARC study. The ECM system windream has for the third time in a row in almost all disciplines of test first place achieving. Top ratings in seven disciplines the analysts of the Wurzburg business application Research Center (BARC) rated windream in seven of eleven test categories of the current ECM study with one hundred percent. This brand was barely missed in the other three disciplines. Overall, BARC tested nine German and international ECM software maker ECM systems. Windream again emerged victorious from this field. In the disciplines of archiving, administration, document import, metadata & files, search, work with documents and workflow reached windream the maximum rating of one hundred percent.
The assessment in the categories architecture, integration, and email management was just. Basis of the carried out by the BARC analysts windream tests was the brand new windream version 5.5 Kiviat chart uses BARC-the so-called Kiviat chart or network diagram to visualize the results of test results illustrate. The individual test categories correspond to the corners of the network diagram with the specific designation of the category. Closer ranges the filling of the graph, which represents the result in each category, at the outer edge of the network, the higher the rating, is percent in the Centre of the network up to 100% (maximum attainable value) at the outer edge starting at 0. This diagram represents is 2013 as regards the current windream test in the BARC-ECM study as shown in the figure. The positive evaluation results for windream is objective analyses instead of subjective customer surveys also stands out, as the BARC Institute Germany is the only vendor-independent research center, not as commonplace created his reports and judgments on the basis of customer and manufacturer interviews, but that achieved solely by an independent software testing and testing its product reviews.