Tuesday, November 15, 2011

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GOVERNING INFORMATION IN THE AGE OF SHAREPOINT

Through the use of real-life examples and best practices in information management, this special one-hour roundtable-style Web event will look at the many aspects of information governance in the age of SharePoint.

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  Table of Contents
Breaking News Industry Watch Inside KMWorld KM In Practice
Quote of the Week
When the best leader's work is done, the people say, 'We did it ourselves.' — Lao Tzu
  Breaking News

New MarkLogic release

Packing a wallop of Hadoop with real-time analytics

MarkLogic has announced a new version of its namesake product, MarkLogic 5, which is said to help organizations get smarter answers faster by analyzing structured, unstructured and semi-structured data...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/New-MarkLogic-release-78767.aspx

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Discover Technologies updates DiscoverPoint

Search enhancements for SharePoint

Discover Technologies has reported the immediate availability of the DiscoverPoint search enhancement tool. The update results from two years of development and testing in live SharePoint environments, the company...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News/Discover-Technologies-updates-DiscoverPoint-78871.aspx

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  Industry Watch

HiSoftware new compliance and security solutions help ensure safety of SharePoint content

HiSoftware is launching a new version of HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff for SharePoint (SP), and debuting HiSoftware Security Sheriff SP, which the company describes as the first content-aware compliance and...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/Industry-Watch/HiSoftware-new-compliance-and-security-solutions-help-ensure-safety-of-SharePoint-content-78796.aspx

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  Inside KMWorld

Competitive intelligence—
Gaining insight to enhance decision-making

"Companies should decide on their goals, articulate the key decisions that will be made in the next couple of years and define the audience for the information."..

Competitive intelligence (CI) entails gathering and analyzing information about a company's market and its competitors, to support both long-term strategic planning and daily decision-making. Many software tools are available to automate...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/Editorial/Features/Competitive-intelligence---Gaining-insight-to-enhance-decision-making-78449.aspx

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  KM In Practice

Sportif gets grip on escalating e-mail dilemma

Sportif USA, a maker of outdoor apparel, has chosen an e-mail management solution for archiving and protecting its large Outlook mailboxes. The company has deployed Metalogix Archive...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/KM-In-Practice/Sportif-gets-grip-on-escalating-e-mail-dilemma-78812.aspx

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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.

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

KMWorld Web Events
Coming September 16, 2014
Create a Process-Driven Digital Enterprise
Please join us for an exclusive and free webinar designed specifically for professionals tasked with transforming the business into a digital enterprise. During this one hour webinar, learn about major process pain points in organisations and what you can do about it; benefits from structured processes with agility for ad-hoc collaboration; how you can model, automate, manage, and monitor processes on one platform; and ways to identify the right resources, tools, and areas to maximize return.

KMWorld White Paper Series
***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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  • Customer Relationship Management


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