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Thomson Reuters Enhances Research and Analytics Tools
The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters acquired German-based AVEDAS, which specializes in the development and implementation of current research information systems. Combining the two companies creates a single platform for streamlining research management workflow and providing analytics insights.
AVEDAS will join Thomson Reuters’ InCites research evaluation tool as part of Thomson Reuters’ Scholarly & Scientific Research unit. CONVERIS 5, AVEDAS’ flagship research management workflow solution, will become part of InCites and also integrate with Thomson Reuters’ Web of Science citation index data.
CONVERIS 5 complements InCites by supporting universities, research institutions, and funding agencies in data collection and management across the research life cycle. It includes modules for graduate student management, award management, research analytics, publications management, and data integration.
Source: Thomson Reuters
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