Nexis, Nexis Newsdesk and Nexis Uni Named SIIA Business Technology Product CODiE Award Finalists

08 May 2020 21:42

2020 CODIE Award finalists

Nexis®, Nexis NewsdeskTM and Nexis Uni® are finalists for 2020 SIIA CODiE Awards—Nexis for Best Business Information or Data Delivery Solution, Nexis Uni for Best Library Reference or Educational Database, and Nexis Newsdesk for Best Content Search and Discovery Solution. CODiE Award finalists represent the best products, technologies, and services in software, information and business technology.


Nexis® provides access to diverse premium content —a unique combination of news, company, financial, legal, regulatory, industry and market research data—all in one comprehensive database. Nexis® has been the preferred choice of trusted information for over 45 years helping users identify developing trends, counter competitive threats and reveal emerging opportunities.

Nexis was honored as one of 150 finalists across the 40 business technology categories. Judges noted the strength of the content along with the abilities to search across all content in a single search and narrow in on search results through advanced functionalities. One judge commented, “It's an easy to use product with more flexibility and also resulting in more precise results.” Another wrote, “Professional grade service with strong content and credibility.”

Nexis NewsdeskTM

Nexis NewsdeskTM is a leading global media monitoring and analysis platform , which helps clients comprehensively search, analyze, monitor, and share market intelligence, all within a single tool.

Nexis Newsdesk has won CODiE awards for the past three consecutive years and continues to make improvements to how users can search, analyze and share news and media content. One of this year’s judges wrote, “Media professionals of all categories can analyze and research all media types all over the world.” Along with the breadth of content, all judges touted Nexis Newsdesk for being "highly customizable."

Nexis Uni®

The Nexis Uni® academic research solution  is uniquely aligned to the needs of today’s digital natives. As a leading research provider for college students, Nexis Uni offers trusted content of more than 15,000 news, legal and business sources that students and librarians alike have come to expect from LexisNexis.

Nexis Uni was a finalist in 2020, and the product has seen improvements over the past year. One of this year’s judges noted, “This database provides one of the best search fields I have ever used. It is extremely useful for history, law and teaching research skills. Last year when reviewing this product, I thought it was great. This year I think it’s even better.” The judges also noted document previews, intuitive searches, folders, and personalization as strengths.

About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards

The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence.  For more information, visit

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry's only peer-recognized awards program. Business technology leaders including senior executives, analysts, media, consultants and investors evaluate assigned products during the first-round review. Their scores determine the SIIA CODiE Award finalists which accounts for 80% of the overall score. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and the scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Business Technology category winners will be announced May 18 during an online winner announcement ceremony.

Details about each finalist are listed at

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