Tuesday, March 23, 2010
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When the best leader's work is done, the people say, 'We did it ourselves.' — Lao Tzu
  Breaking News

Easy enterprise collaboration

Socialcast's enterprise activity stream engine

Socialcast has released Ease (enterprise activity stream engine), which features an expanded technology platform designed to support enterprise collaboration through activity streams, the company says.

Socialcast adds that Ease can...

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Business process modeling and analysis

Global 360 introduces analystView 3.0

Global 360 has announced analystView 3.0, which gives business analysts and Microsoft Visio users integrated process modeling and analytics functionality within Visio Premium 2010.

Key simulation and optimization features of...

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EDRM meets e-discovery

Index Engines and Venio partner

Index Engines and Venio Systems have partnered to provide customers and service partners with a cost-effective, end-to-end solution for e-discovery following the electronic discovery reference model (EDRM).

Index...

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  KM In Practice

Altour chooses cloud-based service for e-mail needs

To travel company Altour, e-mail is crucial. It’s not only the primary mode of communications for travel agents and other staff, it’s also embedded in many automated aspects of...

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Semantic Analysis of Unstructured Data

Big data is a much-hyped subject. In fact, the term is rather misleading because it seems to relate only to the volume of data, while ignoring its heterogeneous nature. Accordingly, the general definition of "big data," as suggested by Gartner, also considers the complexity and variety of data, thus focusing on the relevance of highly heterogeneous and unstructured information and how it can be analyzed in various forms. In particular, apart from the growing network of machines and equipment, social interactions are a further source of big data. With the exchange of messages in a wide variety of formats, on various platforms, and through multiple channels, large amounts of data are generated that demand analysis and interpretation.

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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.
 
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