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This one-hour free Webinar does not assume that you should, or should not, use SharePoint. It’s designed to provide an introduction to the full-day workshop sponsored by KMWorld and CMSWatch on Sept. 26, 2008. This Webinar offers a high-level critical view of SharePoint, with candid, independent advice for both business and technology leaders alike.
 
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  Breaking News

X1 takes on SharePoint Search

Announces new Content Connector

X1 Technologies will unveil two new Content Connectors for customers who require a unified enterprise search solution that encompasses Microsoft SharePoint 2007.

X1 reports the first to be generally available...

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Automated document organization

iCONECT and Content Analyst partner

iCONECT, a provider of litigation support and collaboration software, and Content Analyst, which develops conceptual search and advanced text analytics software, announced an integration that automatically identifies...

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  Industry Watch

Emantix brings value to enterprise content

A meaningful platform

Emantix has announced a new software platform that automatically determines meaning, context and relevance in content and digital media. The platform uses semantic and statistical methods to analyze millions of...

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  KM In Practice

Supporting a stronger Special Olympics

Special Olympics International has found an ally in technology. The non-profit organization has learned that fact-gathering is essential to raising money, influencing public policy and generally advancing its cause....

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A Big Data Architecture for Search

Big data has the potential to transform the way we all do business. The gradual merging of enterprise search into the big data world is not a one-way street. For sure, the technologies, skills and expertise, built up over two decades by folks in the enterprise search space, are critical to the effective use of unstructured content in big data applications. Various recent acquisitions testify to this. As a company, we have resisted the temptation to simply slap on a big data label, and follow fashion. Instead, we've asked questions such as, "How can we use big data technologies to improve search systems?"....

Read more of the Best Practices in Analytics for Big Data White Paper. Click here .

KMWorld White Paper Series
***Coming in November/December 2014***
 
Best Practices in Knowledge Management

KNOW THIS:  KNOWLEDGE IS ELUSIVE
 
Many knowledge management gurus will tell you that knowledge cannot be "managed," in the typical sense. Data can be managed. Information can be managed. But "knowledge" is in some kind of fourth dimension, outside of the reach of control.
 
Maybe it's a semantic argument. But there are plenty of people out there who are active knowledge managers--some with business cards that say so!--and spend their days managing their organizations' knowledge just fine, thank you very much.
 
But there IS a point to the pundits' argument: Knowledge is not easy to put your finger on. It's an ethereal thing; it's not simply data, and it's not simply "what's in people's heads" either. It's both. So to conduct knowledge management requires a deep understanding of the business AND the workers who walk in and walk out of your buildings every day.
 
The next KMWorld White Paper--"Best Practices in Knowledge Management"--will try to unravel that knot. If you have a way to address it, please contact:

 
Kathy Rogals
561-483-5190

Information Governance [September 2014]

Knowledge Management for Customer Experience [July/August 2014]

Cloud Computing [July/August 2014]

Knowledge Sharing, Findability and Re-use in the New Workplace [June 2014]

Meet the Leaders in Information Governance [June 2014]

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