Fast Search & Transfer (FAST) announced an OEM partnership with AskMe under which FAST will serve as the search foundation for AskMe Enterprise, a solution for creating and managing Employee Knowledge Networks (EKN). AskMe Enterprise will be integrated with FAST InStream, an OEM-specific enterprise search solution developed to meet the complex application-based search requirements of independent software vendors (ISVs). AskMe connects employees with the most relevant internal expertise to solve problems, share ideas, and collaborate. Resulting lessons learned are automatically disseminated to other employees to promote organizational learning and also captured by the system into a knowledgebase for future reuse. ,