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Tuesday, August 08, 2017

930 Gov

As the Knowledge Management discipline continues to evolve across government, KM professionals will once again meet at DGI’s 5th annual 930gov on September 6th to network and share their respective experiences to improve decision making and improve government operations.

During this one-day, FREE program, KM professionals review strategies, solutions and tools for improved business operations and decision-support. Register for the Knowledge, Information and Data Management Conference @930gov to join other Government IT, knowledge managers, acquisition professionals, and their teams to review FY2018 plans and explore new opportunities.
For the latest updates: @DGIEvents, #930gov.

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Breaking News KM In Practice News Analysis
  • Using AI in an uncertain world
    Human thinking balances AI systems. They can plug each other's blind spots. Humans make judgments based on their worldview. They are capable of understanding priorities, ethics, values, justice and beauty. Machines can't. But machines can crunch vast volumes of data.
Quote of the Week
I swear that too great a lucidity is a disease, a true, full-fledged disease.  — Fyodor Dostoevsky
  Breaking News

KMWorld Unveils 2017 Conference Program

KMWorld 2017 is co-located with Taxonomy Boot Camp, Enterprise Search & Discovery, SharePoint Symposium, and the Text Analytics Forum

Registration is open and the program is now available for the KMWorld 2017 conference, an event that focuses on the fact that people are at the core of knowledge sharing...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/KMWorld-Unveils-2017-Conference-Program-119714.aspx

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Accenture Acquires Search Technologies

Expanded content analytics and enterprise search capabilities will help clients power machine learning solutions, unlocking new intelligence from unstructured data

Accenture has acquired Search Technologies, a Herndon, Virginia-based technology services firm specializing in the design, implementation and management of big data and search analytics. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/Accenture-Acquires-Search-Technologies-119720.aspx

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ASG Technologies Enables Enterprise Digital Transformation with Workspace 10.0

Allows employees to optimize how they access job-critical material, but ensures enterprise control

ASG Technologies has unveiled Workspaces 10.0, an end-to-end enterprise platform that gives users a virtual desktop whenever and wherever they need it to meet the needs of today's...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/ASG-Technologies-Enables-Enterprise-Digital-Transformation-with-Workspace-10.0-119667.aspx

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  KM In Practice

Gaining a better understanding of your target audience

E-commerce marketing solution provides a unified experience to customers across online channels and connected devices.

Home Ice Cream, based in Australia, has selected an e-commerce marketing solution to provide a unified experience to customers across online channels and connected devices. The company will leverage...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/KM-In-Practice/Gaining-a-better-understanding-of-your-target-audience-119741.aspx

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  News Analysis

Using AI in an uncertain world

Human thinking balances AI systems. They can plug each other's blind spots. Humans make judgments based on their worldview. They are capable of understanding priorities, ethics, values, justice and beauty. Machines can't. But machines can crunch vast volumes of data.

Like anything else in life except death and taxes (and even the particulars of those are uncertain), uncertainty is something that humans deal with every day. From relying on the weather...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News-Analysis/Using-AI-in-an-uncertain-world-118960.aspx

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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]

Cognitive Computing [September/October 2017]

Information Governance [September/October 2017]

Mobile Workforce [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


Click here to view the current edition and to participate:
http://www.kmworld.com/BuyersGuide/Default.aspx

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