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Tuesday, December 08, 2015

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  Table of Contents
Breaking News Inside KMWorld KM In Practice ViewPoints
  • 16 Knowledge Management Myths Debunked: Misconceptions of KM
    Session video and transcript from KMWorld 2015. Stan Garfield, Community Evangelist, Global Knowledge Services, at Deloitte, discusses 16 views of KM that are widely held but not necessarily supported by practice. He debunks these myths and shares research to support the misconceptions.
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  Breaking News

New KMWorld Study Looks at Knowledge Management Maturity

New survey finds that fully-functioning KM systems remain a rarity today

Knowledge management is becoming more important than ever as the digital economy expands, but few organizations have actually advanced their KM efforts sufficiently to fully embrace the unfolding opportunities. For companies...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/New-KMWorld-Study-Looks-at--Knowledge-Management-Maturity-107966.aspx

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SAP Aims to Simplify Information Management for the Digital Economy

Updated EIM products simplify how data is used in business processes and shared across business networks

The digital economy holds the potential to help companies derive instant insights to improve business models, processes, and work. New enterprise information management (EIM) product innovations from SAP SE are targeted...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/SAP-Aims-to-Simplify-Information-Management-for-the-Digital-Economy-107977.aspx

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Qlik and Veeva Systems Partner to Provide Pharmaceutical Industry with Customer Insight

New mobile application provides visual analytics, reporting, and dashboarding

Qlik, a provider of visual analytics software, is integrating its mobile visual analytical applications with Veeva CRM Mobile for self-service data discovery and user-driven guided analytics. The collaboration represents the...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/Qlik-and-Veeva-Systems-Partner-to-Provide-Pharmaceutical-Industry-with-Customer-Insight-107979.aspx

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  Inside KMWorld

Cognitive computing, machine learning and personalization:
New marketing constructs or new capabilities?

An emerging and related field of interest is that of cognitive computing—a catchall term to describe computers that interpret and "understand" human communications and respond with appropriate information. Apple's Siri is an example of that class of software. IBM's Watson computer famously beat a human at "Jeopardy."

Personalization is one incarnation of a longstanding objective that embodies the essential elements of knowledge management—the right information in the right context at the right time. From the customer or user’s...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/Editorial/Features/Cognitive-computing-machine-learning-and-personalization--New-marketing-constructs-or-new-capabilities-107050.aspx

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  KM In Practice

Giant Eagle moves to the hybrid cloud for greater flexibility

A new solution is designed to provide flexible, consumption-based pricing...

Giant Eagle, a large food, fuel and pharmacy retailer, is overhauling its IT infrastructure with a hybrid cloud solution from IBM Cloud.

The new solution is designed to...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/KM-In-Practice/Giant-Eagle-moves-to-the-hybrid-cloud-for-greater-flexibility-107987.aspx

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  ViewPoints

16 Knowledge Management Myths Debunked: Misconceptions of KM

Session video and transcript from KMWorld 2015. Stan Garfield, Community Evangelist, Global Knowledge Services, at Deloitte, discusses 16 views of KM that are widely held but not necessarily supported by practice. He debunks these myths and shares research to support the misconceptions.

[The following article is a transcript of a video of Stan Garfields's keynote session at KMWorld 2015 in Washington, DC. View the full session video at the bottom of this page.]

ABCs for Optimizing Your Knowledge Base

A knowledge management system can have tremendous benefits for your employees—providing them consistent, accurate answers to a variety of complex issues and questions, and helping them work more efficiently and effectively. But knowledge bases can be effective only if they contain the right information. For many organizations, determining what knowledge to add to the knowledge base is a big challenge…

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

KMWorld Web Events
Coming January 30, 2018
Top Trends In KM for 2018
Crucial information and valuable knowledge tends to be scattered throughout organizations. Every day, new, important tools and best practices emerge that allow for the rapid discovery and application of knowledge and information in critical business applications. Join us to learn how the top trends in KM and information discovery can impact your organization, including new technology developments in analytics, cloud adoption, cognitive computing, information governance, and security.

Coming February 27, 2018
How to Optimize Your SharePoint Strategy
This year finds SharePoint undergoing major changes, with the arrival of SharePoint 2016 on-premise, the impending SharePoint 2019 Server, and Microsoft's rapid innovation on the Office 365 platform. Whether you've committed to on-premise, cloud, or hybrid, the choices facing you as an enterprise business or IT leader have never been more critical.

Coming March 20, 2018
Powering Your Organization with Smart Collaboration
Smart collaboration is not optional in today's organizations. Information is only valuable when it can easily be shared and communicated among others. The degree to which you can apply tools and policies that enhance knowledge sharing and foster collaboration will ultimately determine how successful your organization will be.

Coming April 17, 2018
Best Practices in Information Governance
Controlling information access and distribution will become ever more critical as the mobile workforce increases in size and stature. The global nature of business also complicates the matter. An increasing amount of legislation and litigation demands extra scrutiny over how you and your employees care for information. Balancing data privacy with usability remains challenging.

Coming May 15, 2018
How to Succeed with Information and Knowledge Management in the Cloud
Cloud-based information and knowledge management can provide powerful solutions for your organization. With benefits like cost reduction, ease of use and access, and better knowledge sharing, using cloud-hosted KM and information management solutions can have a significant ROI. Join us to see how to succeed with KM in the cloud.

Coming June 26, 2018
Cognitive Computing, AI, and Next Gen KM
We are on the verge of a new era in computing and information management. Cognitive systems and artificial intelligence are changing the way organizations search for and discover important information. New technologies impact how information is analyzed to create knowledge. Join us to hear how cognitive computing and AI are setting the stage for next-gen KM.

Coming July 31, 2018
Harness the Power of Text Analytics
Determining the actual business value resident within your content is a critical skill for 2018 information managers. Text analytics will be a new frontier for just about everybody. The ability to analyze, examine, cull out the garbage, and discover the gems is the new effort at work in the document management business.

Coming August 21, 2018
Cognitive Search and Analytics in Action
Cognitive Search and Analytics 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 as we help you evaluate where, when, and how to use cognitive search and analytics in your organization.

Coming September 18, 2018
Game Changing Breakthroughs in Knowledge Management
A renewed enthusiasm about knowledge management is evident, particularly in the digital workplace. Discovering the value in corporate knowledge is amplified by new technologies, such as text analytics, cognitive search, machine learning, natural language processing, mobile email management, and new policy efforts. Attend this webinar to discover game changing breakthroughs to bring knowledge management to the next level in your organization to boost business performance.

Coming October 30, 2018
How Knowledge Management Can Improve Customer Experience
The importance of customer experience can't be overstated. 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 the BEST opportunity to convert him or her to a loyal customer.

Coming November 27, 2018
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 11, 2018
The Future of Enterprise Content Management
Good enterprise content management (ECM) plays a pivotal role in an organization's ability to manage input and output of information. It 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 March/April 2018***

Best Practices in Enterprise Content Management

ENTERPRISE CONTENT MANAGEMENT: IN TRANSITION.

ECM is facing a turning point. Or a tipping point. A shift toward the cloud; a response to social media; a meaningful way to handle the variety of formats… ECM has a difficult way to go.

But not an impossible one. Many vendors are now looking at the new ECM landscape as an opportunity, not an uphill battleground. There are many trusted advisors and worthy partners who are poised to change the way content is treated as value in the world’s organizations. It’s complex, sure, but it’s going to happen.

Let’s learn about your approach to the New World of ECM. Be part of this next KMWorld White Paper: “Best Practices in Enterprise Content Management.” Show the world what the world will soon look like. 

To participate in this White Paper opportunity, contact:

LaShawn Fugate
lashawn@infotoday.com   
859-361-0667 

Stephen Faig 
sfaig@infotoday.com 
973-224-2930 
 
Adam Shepherd 
ashepherd@dbta.com
908-795-3705 

Knowledge Management [November/December 2017]

Mobile Workforce [September/October 2017]

Cognitive Computing [September/October 2017]

Information Governance [September/October 2017]

Protecting Sensitive and Private Content [July/August 2017]

KMWorld Buyers' Guide

The only comprehensive sourcebook, in print and on the Web, to solutions in:

  • Content and Document Management
  • Social Networking and Collaboration
  • Records Management and Compliance
  • E-Discovery
  • Business Process Management
  • Business and Competitive Intelligence
  • Customer Relationship Management


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