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Breaking News KM In Practice
Quote of the Week
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play. — Immanuel Kant
  Breaking News

What's on their minds?

Appinions launches new platform

Appinions (formerly Jodange) has launched a new software platform that enables a view of the opinions key influencers are expressing across the Web, social media and blogs. The company...

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A helping hand for SAP

Open Text's Extended ECM

Open Text has announced a series of enhancements to Extended ECM for use with SAP solutions (which is also resold by SAP as SAP Extended ECM).

The enhancements...

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OCR on the go

New iPhone apps from ABBYY

ABBYY has introduced a new series of mobile mini-applications for the Apple iPhone. ABBYY LinkGrabber, ABBYY MailGrabber and ABBYY PhoneGrabber each capture one specific type of contact data—a link,...

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  KM In Practice

Easier content delivery for Norwegian universities

An organization that provides course packs for Norwegian universities will use search and repository database technology to provide faster and more affordable content delivery. Kopinor has selected

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BPM makes ethics reporting easier

To help meet compliance requirements, the National Eye Institute has deployed a business process management (BPM) solution. The NEI, which is part of the National Institutes for Health, has...

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Three Tips for Measuring Voice in the Sea of Big Data

Big data is a hot topic in business IT today. But while the term is ubiquitous in today's business and IT publications, it has proved difficult for many companies to understand what big data actually means for them. Individual companies are working to understand what big data sources will be valuable to them, and what the nature of that value is. They are struggling to fully understand what big data sources they already have, what additional sources they need, and how to realize the value of the data in each source.

At the heart of these efforts is the realization that their businesses cannot remain competitive without soliciting and incorporating feedback from all customer sources.

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

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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:

 
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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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