DocStar Recognized by Nucleus Research in ECM Technology Value Matrix for the Second Half of 2014

DocStar ECM Delivers Highest Level of Usability With Strong Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Leadership Attributes

SCHENECTADY, NY–(December 17, 2014) – DocStar announced today that Nucleus Research has placed DocStar ECM enterprise content management software as a Facilitator in its latest release of the ECM Technology Value Matrix. Nucleus also placed DocStar as the highest rated vendor for Usability, noting its well-designed interface and workflow capabilities. This is the first time DocStar eclipse has appeared on the matrix.

The Nucleus Research Value Matrix evaluates the value vendors provide to their customers based on usability and functionality as well as innovations to compete within the evolving ECM market. The Value Matrix can be found on Nucleus Research’s website.

In the new Value Matrix, Nucleus noted that the DocStar ECM platform includes intelligent data capture, document indexing, automated workflows, versioning control and mobile accessibility. They also noted that DocStar’s short-term product enhancements will help streamline uploading, tagging and searching content, as well as save time to locate and connect data from various sources by implementing the ability to search multiple resources at once. DocStar ECM also offers industry-leading accounts payable (AP) automation.

“DocStar ECM is an elegant, intuitive product that allows our customers to securely and quickly store, share and access content from any device and any location,” said Gregg Laird, Vice President and Principal at DocStar. “DocStar’s placement on the Nucleus Value Matrix demonstrates our commitment to combining advanced functionality that is easy to use and delivers the fastest return on investment.”

DocStar ECM integrates with major ERP solutions including SAGE, Microsoft Dynamics, Oracle, Netsuite and SAP, and can be deployed in the cloud (private or hosted by AWS) or on-premises.

Recent research by Nucleus concluded that an investment in enterprise content management produces a return on investment (ROI) of $7.50 for every $1 invested.

About DocStar

Founded in 1996, DocStar™ is an award-winning developer of web-based enterprise content management solutions for organizations of any size. Available either on-premises or as a cloud hosted service, DocStar solutions allow enterprises to gain control over documents, improve records retention and increase operational efficiency.

Nearly 8,000 organizations in North America, including Wendy’s, Harley Davidson, Mohawk Fine Papers and Michigan State University, trust DocStar to increase productivity, reduce cost through process automation and reduce transaction cycle times.

DocStar was awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ by the Albany Business Review in 2013 and 2014, ‘Best Channel Vendor‘ in the ECM Software category for 2 consecutive years by Business Solutions magazine and awarded ‘5-Star Rating‘ in CRN’s 2014 Partner Program.

For additional information on our company or products, visit and find DocStar on LinkedIn.

About the Nucleus Research Value Matrix

There is nothing ‘magic’ about the Nucleus Research Value Matrix, which categorizes vendors according to usability and functionality. This determines which solutions provide the most value to organizations, helping with technology and business decisions. Nucleus issues the Value Matrix twice a year. For more information, go to Nucleus Research.