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I am disillusioned enough to know that no man's opinion on any subject is worth a damn unless backed up with enough genuine information to make him really know what he's talking about. — H. P. Lovecraft
  Breaking News

Extreme data management

Tackling unstructured and semi-structured content

We all know of the imperative of managing the extreme—and sometimes debilitating—volume of data in today's organizations. In early March, Digital Reef emerged from two years of stealth mode...

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Ignify debuts eCommerce 4.0

Zero-touch order fulfillment

Ignify has announced eCommerce 4.0, the latest and most advanced version of its end-to-end online storefront and business commerce platform. The newest release integrates with all Microsoft Dynamics ERP...

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Free e-learning

New offering from Geo On-Demand

Geo On-Demand, a new entry in the e-learning market, has introduced the FREEdom Program, a no-cost e-learning solution.

The company reports organizations of all sizes can sign up one employee...

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  KM In Practice

WCM and text mining for leisure activites

The French company Relaxnews has selected software from Nstein to launch a worldwide information system for leisure activities. The company is deploying Nstein’s Web content management (WCM)...

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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 .

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***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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