AltaVista Company is the world's leader in search technology. Our patented
technology continues to set the pace, making AltaVista the preferred search
engine among Web users and the leading provider of search software to
enterprise. AltaVista's search site delivers one of the most powerful search
resources on the Web, offering highly targeted vertical search centers, such
as Shopping and News. AltaVista licenses its search software to more than
1,000 of the world's leading e-commerce firms, portals and enterprises.
Headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., AltaVista is a majority-owned operating
company of CMGI Inc.