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Best Practices in BI: 8 Questions CEOs Should Ask Before Investing in BI

No single organizational initiative which warrants preparation, planning and strategy more than its decision to invest in a Business Intelligence (BI) Program. Here are 8 questions CEOs should ask before investing in BI.Read More >>

KM in Practice

Enhancing the digital beauty experience

Leverages customer insights in real timeRead More >> Posted April 21, 2014

PBS gets a DAM upgrade

Stores and manage digital assets, manages workflow processes and tracks and delivers informationRead More >> Posted April 14, 2014

KM Features

Search technology: a spectrum of options

A mainstay of knowledge management technology, search has been growing in sophistication at the enterprise level, but also still offers traditional products for keyword searching and desktop use. Read More >> Posted March 31, 2014

State, local governments struggle to keep up with e-discovery requirements

KMWorld asked two experts, Matthew Nelson and Steve Marsh, who have helped public sector agencies with e-discovery implementations to discuss how government attorneys and IT leaders can work together to cope with the increasing volume of electronic data.Read More >> Posted March 31, 2014

Big data: hype or transformation?

IDC predicts that the market for big data technology and services will hit $32.4 billion in 2017, nearly doubling the predicted size for 2015 and an impressive 10 times the size it was in 2010. Read More >> Posted March 31, 2014

Organizations reap benefits from a knowledge-enhancing Web experience

Companies are using knowledge management to improve the Web experience of customers in life sciences, professional services, mortgage lending and a host of other industries. Read More >> Posted March 31, 2014

Perspectives in Knowledge Management

David Weinberger

David Weinberger

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

The future of books

Twice in the past two weeks I've felt compelled to say that I think books have no future....Read More >>

Moving beyond credentials

Expertise now extends beyond the individual experts. It occurs within networks of conversation. Networked expertise enables us to extend knowledge far beyond the brains and books of individuals....Read More >>

Hogwash or science—Tags are messy and useful

Tags work, but imperfectly, which is how anything that works works.Read More >>

The Future of the Future

The Future of the Future

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

Taking the enterprise of the future to the next level

When we began our journey in search of the enterprise of the future eight years ago, one of the first things we did was build the four-pillar framework, which has pretty much held to this day. The four pillars are: new business ecosystems and strategies (leadership); new organizational designs (organization); new living, working and learning environments (learning); and technology infrastructure nexus (technology).Read More >>

We must all be mentors now

Be sure to create, nurture and grow a mentoring community of practice. Have your best mentors mentor your junior mentors in the art of mentoring...Read More >>

An uncommon view of collaborative competencies

"How do you get the most from working together as a team?"Read More >>

Knowledge Management News

Optimizing learning content

Xyleme and Acrolinx integrate products April 23, 2014

Astera launches cloud-based data integration solution

Complex, hierarchical and unstructured data April 22, 2014

Content enrichment from Access Innovations

Further details on Data Harmony 3.9 April 21, 2014

Omni-channel digital experiences from OpenText

Unveils Experience Suite platform April 17, 2014

Quote of the Week

People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure. 
- Lao Tzu

KMWorld Magazine


Why big volume is not the Big Data story

Organizations have witnessed an unprecedented surge in information generation in what has come to be seen as the era of Big Data—leaving many at a loss as to how all this information can be managed and used. April 08, 2014

The Nexus of Knowledge: People + Information + Context

There's no denying that colleagues (and customers) share information and tacit knowledge when they get together. But in a world of virtual work teams and globally diverse organizations, how do you know who's doing what, and what that might mean to you? March 20, 2014

Bracing for the E-Discovery Dangers of Employee Status Changes

Large organizations deal with employee departures and status changes on a near daily basis. Amidst the frenetic activity that surrounds employee movements, it can be easy for companies to overlook the very serious risk of critical information tied to legal or regulatory obligations being inadvertently deleted. March 12, 2014

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