IBM plans to add Baidu.com\u2019s hard-disk search technology in Lotus Notes as part of a technology partnership, the two companies announced Wednesday.Baidu\u2019s hard-disk search technology (Japanese) can be used to search for information in Chinese and English. Adding the technology to Lotus Notes will give users better search capabilities for Chinese-language information, the two companies said. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.IBM is the latest company to strike a partnership with Baidu. Last month, the search provider announced a deal with Intel to jointly develop search technology for laptops, mobile phones and home PCs. Further details of that partnership are expected to be announced at a later date.Baidu, which is China\u2019s most popular Internet search engine, also has a partnership with Nokia for mobile search in China.IDG News Service\u2019s parent company, International Data Group, is an investor in Baidu through its venture-capital arm, IDG Ventures.-Sumner Lemon, IDG News ServiceFor related news coverage, read IBM Goes Open Standard With Upcoming Notes Release.Check out our CIO News Alerts and Tech Informer pages for more updated news coverage.