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Multiple trends in e-discovery intensify use of technology

Several changes in rules for discovery, including new rules for proportionality and shortened timeframes for some actions, are likely to provide further support for fast growth of e-discovery solutions.Read More >>

KM in Practice

Pethealth process time gets a boost from BPM

Company expects to reduce its process time by 150 percent with the BPM solution.Read More >> Posted July 25, 2016

Automated workflow means fewer trips to the filing room

A company, which has been in business for almost 70 years has put its human resource department's paper-based history behind it. Read More >> Posted July 18, 2016

KM Features

Text analytics and beyond

According to Forrester, more than 200 companies are providing text mining or text analytics products, so it is a crowded market.Read More >> Posted July 01, 2016

The open patient movement
Patient advocacy groups lead efforts to make health data flow.

In 2014, Steven Keating, a graduate student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), was diagnosed with a baseball-sized brain tumor. Besides having to go through surgery, chemotherapy and radiation, the experience gave Keating a close-up view of the dysfunctional nature of the U.S. healthcare data ecosystem and led him to become an advocate for open health data.Read More >> Posted July 01, 2016

Entrusting KM to improve communications for banks and their customers

Financial services firms are relying on knowledge management to help customers with their self-service needs, to monitor and process loans more quickly...Read More >> Posted July 01, 2016

Cognitive computing
Cognitive computing and AI: allies or adversaries?

It is clear that accepting "cognitive" and AI as synonyms is too simplistic an approach for today's rapidly moving field. We have a very long way to go in both science and execution before the flip to a machine-driven society takes place.Read More >> Posted July 01, 2016

Perspectives on Knowledge

David Weinberger

David Weinberger

How the Internet is changing knowledge, society, relationships and communication.

Perspective on knowledge: What works is how things work

What we build is based on what we've already understood about how the world works.Read More >>

Perspective on knowledge: Is the Internet making us stupid?

You with the Internet is much smarter than you without the Internet.Read More >>

Perspective on knowledge:
Re-decentralize knowledge

It's a grand decentralized Web except for the commercial entities that exert tremendous power over what we see of it.Read More >>

The Future of the Future

The Future of the Future

How to create an innovative future by today’s thoughts and actions.

The hidden world of deep semantics

By uncovering the rules of aggregation of the basic elements of human speech, we can move smartly toward "less is better" in our approach to semantic analysis.Read More >>

Workforce of the future update

Folks from all walks of life have decided to live and work in an untethered, "free range" world.Read More >>

The world of intangible asset valuation

You can't even begin to address the chaos in the global market if you don't first get a grip on what's inside your organization, especially your brain trust.Read More >>

Knowledge Management News

Nuance to Acquire TouchCommerce for $215 Million

Acquisition adds digital customer engagement solutions and enhances AI capabilities July 22, 2016

Mindbreeze Forms Strategic Partnership to Expand Enterprise Search

Companies will jointly offer enterprise search appliances in Australia and New Zealand July 22, 2016

Microsoft Previews New Business Video Service Called "Stream"

Provides secure destination to manage and share videos for businesses of all sizes July 21, 2016

Lexalytics Introduces New Platform for Pharmaceutical Companies to Gain Insights

The Pharmaceutical Industry Pack will help companies leverage insights from identifying medications, conditions, symptoms and more. July 21, 2016

Web Events

July 26, 2016 | 11:00 am PDT, 2:00 pm EDT

Sharing Enterprise Content Beyond the Firewall

August 23, 2016 | 11:00 am PDT, 2:00 pm EDT

Fueling Your Business with Big Data

September 27, 2016 | 11:00 am PDT, 2:00 pm EDT

Game Changing Breakthroughs in Knowledge Management

October 25, 2016 | 11:00 am PDT, 2:00 pm EDT

Enabling Success with Customer Experience Management

Quote of the Week

Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.  
- Thomas Carlyle

KMWorld Magazine

July/August 2016 Magazine Issue


Top 5 Criteria for Replacing Your Google Search Appliance

Whether you're using the GSA for intranet search, e-commerce site search, public website search, support portal search, or other use cases, finding the right search platform to replace your GSA will be essential to your strategy. July 18, 2016

BPM Technology That Overcomes
Human Aversion to Change

In today's fast-paced business world, organizations need to not only be able to rapidly adapt ongoing processes in response to internal and external factors, but also to do so in a way that delivers optimum performance, business outcomes and customer service. June 08, 2016

KM Renewal: Re-Energizing a Stalled KM Program

KM initiatives often lose momentum over time. They can be re-energized through a combination of business focus, content management and leadership behavior. May 23, 2016

Upcoming Events

Gartner Catalyst Conference 2016

August 15 - 17, 2016

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Complexity Informed Agility in Knowledge Management
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