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April 2007 [Volume 16, Issue 4]


Just when knowledge workers thought IT might be getting a handle on managing burgeoning e-mail, instant messaging (IM) and other content, the goal line keeps moving. There is not only an ever-expanding amount of content, but also it is coming from a greater variety of sources, and new requirements for capture and classification of live content are arising from regulation, litigation and governance demands. Posted April 01, 2007

Law firms face all the same problems with e-mail that other industries do, only more so. Posted April 01, 2007

Enterprise search solutions have traditionally been ahead of Internet search in terms of sophistication and effectiveness. Now some of those technologies are being directed toward the Web, with much success. Posted April 01, 2007

Government offices are starting to take advantage of enterprisewide knowledge management systems to share information across widely dispersed offices that handle everything from criminal arrests to land management to taxation. Although many of the technologies that enable that sharing, like enterprise content management systems, have been around for several years, numerous state, county and local governments are still in the beginning stages of their programs. Posted April 01, 2007

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Industry Watch

Extending Exalead Posted March 28, 2007

BI built on search Posted March 28, 2007

Open Text announces enhancements Posted March 28, 2007

News Analysis

Last summer, in a very quiet acquisition, Microsoft purchased a health intelligence software product called Azyxxi, which was the brainchild of Dr. Craig Feied, Dr. Mark Smith and Fidrik Iskandar of MedStar Health. That acquisition by Microsoft underscores the importance of “smart systems integration,” a phrase I use to describe “systems of systems” that perform exceptionally well together, are highly reliable and really change the way people work. Posted March 28, 2007

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David Weinberger

Posted April 01, 2007

The Future of the Future

Posted April 01, 2007

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