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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

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Coming December 6, 2011


The integration of unstructured text with data analysis is the next evolution of business intelligence. A minimum of 70% of corporate information is actually unstructured data - freeform text, images, audio and video captured from online and offline sources. That's where text analytics comes in. Because information comes from traditional structured data; insight comes from the integration of that vast amount of unstructured content your organization creates every moment. Easier said than done; only in the last few years have the tools even been available to merge text into the decision-making process. But they¹re here now.

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Quote of the Week
The best teacher is not the one who knows [the] most but the one who is most capable of reducing knowledge to that simple compound of the obvious and wonderful. — H.L. Mencken
  Breaking News

Windows to the cloud from Ektron

Offers Azure Cloud Edition

Ektron has premiered Windows Azure Edition, which allows companies to quickly launch new Web sites and marketing initiatives through the Microsoft Windows Azure platform.

Ektron explains Windows Azure is a...

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Bamboo Solutions grows its SharePoint product line

Adds Time Tracking and Management

Bamboo Solutions has christened Time Tracking and Management for SharePoint 2010, which is said to offer the necessary capabilities for workers to report their time, and for timesheet managers...

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FindLaw premieres Legal Pulse

Legal headlines and news has premiered FindLaw Legal Pulse, a product that provides a new content area offering continuously updated legal headlines from around the world, along with news, photo...

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  KM In Practice tunes up its sales order process

AutoTrader, an online automotive marketplace, has deployed software from IBM to simplify and accelerate the electronic sales ordering experience for its dealer and manufacturer customers. is using...

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  News Analysis

Planning now for the future of work

Getting the organization to see the theoretical value, to change their behaviors and attitudes is still a Sisyphean task...

Work. It's what we do for upward of half of our waking hours. The nature of work has certainly changed over the last 100 years, as the United States shifted from...

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Putting the Content Back in Enterprise Content Management

Enterprise content management systems have truly changed the way organizations work. The big players—EMC Documentum, IBM FileNet, Microsoft SharePoint and OpenText—have in many ways transformed day-to-day document-centric processes, helping to automate tedious manual tasks and increase business efficiency. Still, something is missing; we haven't quite achieved panacea... yet . . . .

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

KMWorld Web Events
Coming October 20, 2015
Better Outcomes with Less Effort
The forces of digital disruption and the shifting work styles of next-generation employees are requiring organizations to become more focused and responsive to the needs of both customers and employees than ever before. By empowering your agents with the right tools, you make life easier for your customers by giving them the right answers to their questions the first time.

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

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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:

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  • Social Networking and Collaboration
  • Records Management and Compliance
  • E-Discovery
  • Business Process Management
  • Business and Competitive Intelligence
  • Customer Relationship Management

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