About Us



Norconex is an Ottawa-based but global-oriented enterprise search solutions provider that helps businesses better organize, access, and search their digital content. Our team of search specialists is highly experienced in a diverse array of search implementations, which are always customized to a client’s needs. Yet, we’re just as much experts in service as we are search, which is why we’re dedicated to providing positive customer experiences and after-care support.

Management team

Pascal Essiembre, President of Norconex
Pascal Essiembre
Khalid Halomoud, Norconex Professional Services Lead
Khalid AlHomoud
Professional Services Lead
Valerie Draper, Business Development Lead
Valerie Draper
Business Development Lead
Claudia Gauthier, Finance and Administration Lead
Claudia Gauthier
Finance and Administration Lead


We work with all kinds of search technologies and search-related products from a variety of enterprise search vendors – to truly ensure we can offer the best solution to even the most unique requirements. Below is a sample of just some our technology partners.

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“The Google Search Appliance (GSA) provides fast, relevant search for your intranet or website. An on-premise, easy-to-deploy solution, the GSA provides your organization with high relevancy right out of the box, can be customized to meet your specific needs, and scales easily as your content grows.”
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“Solr is the popular, blazing fast open source enterprise search platform from the Apache Lucene project. Its major features include powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering, database integration, rich document (e.g., Word, PDF) handling, and geospatial search. Solr is highly scalable, providing distributed search and index replication, and it powers the search and navigation features of many of the world’s largest internet sites.”
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“Founded in 1996 and utilizing a unique combination of technologies borne out of research at Cambridge University. The company currently has a market cap of $4 billion with offices worldwide. Autonomy’s position as industry leader is widely recognized by analysts including Gartner, Forrester Research and Delphi. Delphi calls Autonomy the fastest growing public company in the space.”
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“Microsoft SharePoint 2013 makes it easy for people to work together. SharePoint 2013 enables you and your employees to set up web sites to share information with others, manage documents from start to finish, and publish reports to help everyone make informed decisions.”
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“Attivio’s Active Intelligence Engine™ rapidly delivers comprehensive, high-value insight the way you want it, when you want it — regardless of what applications or sources you rely on.”
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“Coveo is a team of search experts who fulfill the growing need in businesses for different types of search-powered solutions specific to unique business problems. Whether you need to access email, CRM applications, archives, multimedia or other types of content, our search-powered applications offer world-class competence. But with a radically more agile model for deployment, implementation and support. Not to mention enjoyment.”
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“The Endeca Information Access Platform is built specifically to address an emerging market that is fundamentally changing the way people access and interact with information. The platform is powered by MDEX Engine™ technology, a new class of database designed for exploring information, not managing transactions. Its innovative architecture, including a flexible data model, summarizing query mechanism, and proprietary data-management algorithms, unites the ease of search with the analytical power of business intelligence.”
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“Founded in 2000 by search-engine pioneers, Exalead is a global provider of software that is designed to simplify all aspects of information search and retrieval for organizations of all sizes.”
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“Apache Lucene is a high-performance, full-featured text search engine library written entirely in Java. It is a technology suitable for nearly any application that requires full-text search, especially cross-platform.”
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“Elasticsearch is a flexible and powerful open source, distributed real-time search and analytics engine for the cloud.”

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