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  Table of Contents
Breaking News Inside KMWorld
  • Bridging context and best practice
    Those who accept that the tool cannot "do the whole job" realize the KM manager's special challenge is to identify the dimensions of best practice that continue to lie beyond the tool's grasp. It is to discover and manage the bridge between the fully known procedures of IT operations and the skills necessary to deal with the ever-surprising uncertainty and ambiguity of real practice.
KM In Practice
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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.  — Aristotle
  Breaking News

Develop and deploy rich, smart process applications

Kofax takes to the cloud

Kofax has released TotalAgility 7.1, an enhanced version of its smart process application development and deployment platform, as well as TotalAgility Cloud, which delivers the platform as a multitenant...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/Develop-and-deploy-rich-smart-process-applications-95288.aspx

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Video content platform for Microsoft suite

RAMP offers VCP for Microsoft Business Productivity suite

RAMP has launched a video content platform (VCP) for organizations that have standardized on Microsoft Business Productivity infrastructure.

RAMP says its technology automatically transcribes the audio tracks in business videos...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/Video-content-platform-for-Microsoft-suite-95189.aspx

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Open source business process management

Red Hat launches JBoss BPM Suite 6

Red Hat has released Version 6 of its open source business process management suite. Red Hat explains JBoss BPM Suite 6 is a platform for business process management that...

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  Inside KMWorld

Bridging context and best practice

Those who accept that the tool cannot "do the whole job" realize the KM manager's special challenge is to identify the dimensions of best practice that continue to lie beyond the tool's grasp. It is to discover and manage the bridge between the fully known procedures of IT operations and the skills necessary to deal with the ever-surprising uncertainty and ambiguity of real practice.

The real promise of KM is better business practice. IT's promise is different, more efficiently meeting technical specifications, delivering better value than a legacy system, better metrics about more data...

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  KM In Practice

Enhanced pricing system for alcohol distributor

Visibility across the three-tier system of alcohol distribution

Republic National Distributing Company (RDNC) has chosen a price management solution to optimize alcoholic-beverage pricing. The company, which distributes wine and spirits and operates in 20 states, chose the...

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The Value of KM Across an Enterprise

The world of knowledge management (KM) is changing. Successful organizations no longer use intranets or shared folders to communicate between departments and with clients. The new age of knowledge management integrates silos of information and provides employees with the tools necessary to provide customers with relevant, timely information, thereby improving customer satisfaction and increasing the productivity of each employee…

To read more of this Best Practices in Knowledge Management White Paper article, Click Here.

KMWorld Web Events
Coming March 14, 2017
Increasing Productivity with Collaboration
Information abhors a vacuum. It only benefits you when it can be easily shared and communicated among others. The degree to which you can apply tools and policies that enhance collaborative knowledge sharing will be the decade's greatest advancement.

Coming April 18, 2017
Mastering BPM and Case Management
BPM and workflow served us well for quite a long time. But everything changes, and evolves. Collaboration and process improvement remains as important as ever. Case management, for example, is becoming the latest growth area for software developers looking to create new vistas for true collaboration platforms—not merely simple business processes.

Coming May 23, 2017
Taking Information Governance to the Next Level
Controlling information access and distribution will be a critical matter as the mobile workforce increases in size and stature. The global nature of business also complicates the matter. And a hotly increasing amount of litigation demands extra scrutiny over how you and your employees care for information. But information is a difficult thing to manage and control.

Coming June 20, 2017
Best Practices in Enterprise Video and Digital Asset Management
The world has changed from "document-centric" to "everything-centric." The value in video, sound, even still photographs has gradually become more obvious—and important—to business managers worldwide. As a result, subjects such as storage requirements, format adapters, viewing tools have also grown in concern. It's no longer a paper moon...

Coming July 25, 2017
Leveraging Text Analytics in Your Organization
Determining what content really contains is a critical skill for 2017 information man-agers. Text analytics will be a new frontier for just about everybody. The ability to ana-lyze, examine, cull out the garbage and discover the gems is the new effort at work in the document management business.

Coming August 22, 2017
Best Practices in Intelligent Search and Discovery
Intelligent search can provide you with unique business advantages over your rivals. It can drive effective customer self-service, provide your customer support teams with necessary and timely insights, and unlock important information necessary to drive innovation in your enterprise. Join us for a roundtable webinar on the best practices in intelligent search and discovery.

Coming September 19, 2017
Game Changing Breakthroughs in Knowledge Management
Knowledge management has taken its share of hits, but there is a renewed enthusiasm for reaching for the value in corporate knowledge, both tacit (in the minds) and explicit (written down.) New technologies, such as text analytics, and new policy efforts are truly changing the game for KM.

Coming October 24, 2017
Enabling Success with Customer Experience Management
It's where your customer touchpoints meet your operations. And it's getting more complex. That's why the customer experience is the highest priority. When a customer contacts you, that's BEST opportunity to convert him or her to a loyal customer.

Coming November 14, 2017
Deriving Knowledge Insights with Cognitive Computing
Cognitive Computing and machine learning have the ability to transform knowledge management in the enterprise. Join us for this roundtable webinar on using cognitive computing to re-imagine KM and what it can do for your organization.

Coming December 12, 2017
The Future of Enterprise Content Management
Good content management splays a pivotal role in an organization's ability to manage input and output of information, and can make the difference in whether the company understands its content value, or whether it's lost in the weeds. We will opt for the former, and find ways to help organizations reconstruct their ECM programs so that information does not go wasted.

KMWorld White Paper Series

***Coming in April 2017***
Best Practices in Customer Experience

Customer Experience. We think one of the vast challenges for businesses seeking a competitive edge is how they treat their customers. And it is as much a "philosophy" as a business issue. So learning from the leaders in customer experience should be revealing and guiding. Are you a leader in this critical aspect of business ?

What will be the next "have-to" trend? Share your strategies and go-to-market approaches.

You can participate in this White Paper opportunity by contacting:

Kathy Rogals
kathy_rogals@kmworld.com
561-483-5190

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***Coming in April 2017***
Best Practices in Knowledge Management for Financial Services

In Financial Services Information is Imperative. There are special challenges facing the financial and banking community:

* Changing terms and regulations
* Providing support for customers and staff
* Implementing the highest level of security to keep customers safe

Solutions for customer relationship management, business process management, reporting and knowledge management must communicate with each other.

The next KMWorld White Paper: "Best Practices in Knowledge Management for Financial Services " will address this complex landscape. If you have a way to address it, please contact:

Kathy Rogals
kathy_rogals@kmworld.com
561-483-5190

 

 

E-Discovery [January 2017]

BPM and Case Management [January 2017]

Knowledge Management [November/December 2016]

Cognitive Computing [October 2016]

Information Governance [September 2016]

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  • Customer Relationship Management


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