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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Web Event Coming October 26, 2010
Why Content Matters: How to Search, Find and Prosper from Your Information
Join us Tuesday, October 26th, 2010, for a special roundtable Web event to learn which areas of your business can derive the greatest value from information optimization; where enterprise content management and search intersect, and how they complement each other; the criteria for selecting an overall search platform that can be tailored to your specific departmental needs; how to measure ROI on your search implementation; the role that open source search software can play in your efforts to control costs and improve information access; real world use cases; how Enterprise Search 2.0 intersects with enterprise "knowledge ecosystems" including and moving beyond ECM; and the benefits of providing composite views of information that are specific to the needs of different audiences.

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Breaking News KM In Practice
Quote of the Week
The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts, while the stupid ones are full of confidence. — Charles Bukowski
  Breaking News

Truly unified information access

Attivio rolls out new solutions

Attivio has unveiled five unified information access (UIA) solutions, based on its flagship Active Intelligence Engine (AIE).

They include:

AIE for Enterprise Information Integration, which is designed to overcome costly and...

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Content Analyst and TCDI partner

Extending analytics capabilities

Content Analyst and TCDI have announced a strategic partnership whereby TCDI will incorporate Content Analyst Analytics Technology (CAAT) into its proprietary e-discovery application suites: Discovery WorkFlow and...

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IBM buys PSS Systems

Adds to governance suite

IBM has acquired privately held PSS Systems. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

PSS Systems' software helps organizations analyze, automate and implement information governance policies across electronic...

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  KM In Practice

Transforming media management

A content management services company based in London will integrate business process management (BPM) software to generate new, more efficient workflows for projects.

itfc has chosen Active Endpoints’...

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E-Signatures—What Starts Digital, Stays Digital


It is difficult to talk about managing enterprise content without mentioning electronic signatures. E-signatures make it possible to create end-to-end digital workflows. They help maximize ROI from ECM, while enhancing productivity, compliance, security and analytics. For these reasons, we're seeing a spike in e-signature implementations with storage and collaboration tools like Box, Microsoft SharePoint and other ECM technologies . . . .

To read more of this  Best Practices in Enterprise Content Management article, Click Here.

KMWorld Web Events
Coming October 20, 2015
Customer Experience Management
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. But how are you doing at that? Most companies would say "OK." But "OK" is not good enough. Customers matter most. Make sure of that.

Coming October 27, 2015
The Future Of KM
Knowledge management has hit plenty of bumps in the road over the years. KM has been frequently the target of disbelievers and dubious bean-counters. Those days are gone. Thanks to recent advances in better analytics and less expensive start-up costs, KM is now back in favor of the ruling class, and adopted widely by the working class, too.

Coming November 10, 2015
Where Are We With Search?
Search was once the golden god of information management. But in many ways, it's been consumed and adopted into content management and BI-type applications so that it has little to add except as a sideline. Is that true? Does enterprise search have a role? Now is your time to tell the world what enterprise search still means, and why it matters.

Coming December 01, 2015
One of the most expensive, and information-intensive, processes in business today. And in 2015, it will only get worse. Every company will get sued. Get used to that. And the rules for discovering electronically created and stored information are only getting stricter. So go get some information on the rules and structures for providing the appropriate and necessary back-up for your litigation. Start here.

KMWorld White Paper Series

***Coming in January 2016***
Best Practices in BPM & Case Management

The Case for Case Management

By now we’ve all become familiar with BPM--business process management. It started with simple workflows for transactional processes, then graduated to a more intense management environment that addressed more complex business procedures. But it was always just that: procedure management. The daily in and out of doing the same thing over and over… just in a better way. Not a bad thing. Still works today.

But we've moved it up a notch. Where BPM was focused on repeatable transactions and processes, the emerging case management trend is intended to address all the unpredictable events that happen every day in business. As BPM "suites" grow to adapt to these elusive changes in the environment, a new category of products has emerged. We call it “Case and Business Process Management.”

Does that sound like your marketplace? It should, if you want to move forward into this next era of business automation. You can make your mark on this market by participating in the next KMWorld White Paper—"Best Practices in BPM and Case Management.”

And you can do that by contacting:

Kathy Rogals

Collaboration Solutions [October 2015]

Information Governance [September 2015]

KM for Customer Experience [July/August 2015]

Cloud Computing [July/August 2015]

Enhancing SharePoint [June 2015]

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:

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Nov 02, 2015 - Nov 05, 2015
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Nov 02, 2015 - Nov 03, 2015
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Nov 02, 2015 - Nov 04, 2015
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