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Thursday, June 25, 2009

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Taxonomy Boot Camp 2009

Making content discoverable is the job of a well-constructed, robust taxonomy — and a mission-critical objective for today’s organizations. Designed, developed, implemented, and managed effectively, a taxonomy or categorization scheme ensures people are finding and using precise information in myriad internal data collections and websites.

Now in its 5th year, Taxonomy Boot Camp (November 19-20, San Jose, CA) has proven to be an incredible opportunity to immerse yourself in 2 days of tightly integrated, interactive sessions with some of the leading practitioners and thought leaders in taxonomies. Sessions and speakers will explore the state of taxonomies and the technologies involved, and challenge you to consider how taxonomies and information organization approaches are evolving – and where you’ll fit in that future.

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  Breaking News

E-discovery for SharePoint

Native e-discovery management

As a part of its fourth-generation e-discovery software, Kazeon Systems has announced the eDiscovery SharePoint Manager for SharePoint Server 2003 and 2007.

Kazeon’s new offering provides forensic collection...

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Dynamic decision making

Dynadec debuts new platform

Dynadec has developed what it calls a hybrid optimization software platform to create software solutions that enable enterprises to solve even the most complex problems and maximize their dynamic...

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New from Reprints Desk

PDF article-retrieval solution

Content-workflow company Reprints Desk has introduced the “Mighty Linkout Machine,” an article-retrieval solution that simplifies access to scientific, technical and medical (STM) research for users, offering the potential to...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/New-from-Reprints-Desk-54859.aspx

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Collaborative Businesses Succeed on an ECM Foundation

Business is inherently social: Every day, people work together, share ideas and communicate with each other and with customers and partners. And they do it in more ways and on more platforms than ever before. Teams and content are more and more decentralized, and digital information is increasing exponentially. The size of the digital universe is expected to roughly double every two years. . . .

Read more of the Best Practices in Enterprise Content Management 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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