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Moderated by KMWorld publisher Andy Moore, this expert panel will discuss the many challenges and opportunities that result choosing a possible SharePoint implementation or an alternative, including filling in the gaps, such as records management, governance, compliance and big data; what controls can you put in place to reduce your risk of exposure; and the challenges that SharePoint can bring to an organization, and possible alternative solutions.

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  Table of Contents
Breaking News Industry Watch KM In Practice News Analysis
  • Big data, cows and cadastres
    Digital information is doubling every few months. A gigabyte of data is nothing compared to a petabyte. Analytics is the key to unlocking the value of "huge flows of structured and unstructured information."...
Quote of the Week
Abstract knowledge is always useful, sooner or later. — Robert A. Heinlein
  Breaking News

Consona and CDC merge to form Aptean

Enterprise application software solutions

Enterprise application software providers Consona and CDC Software have merged to form Aptean. The combined company reports it has more than 9,000 customers, 1,500 employees...

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ABBYY strengthens translation and localization position

Acquires Connective Language Services

ABBYY reports its Language Services division has acquired Connective Language Services in a move to expand its service offerings in the North American market.

ABBYY Language...

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  Industry Watch

Alfresco Mobile App

Alfresco has launched Version 1.3 of its mobile app, which highlights support for the iPhone and iPad. Alfresco Mobile 1.3 includes additional security measures through full-time data encryption for...

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/Industry-Watch/Alfresco-Mobile-App-84248.aspx

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  KM In Practice

Analyzing the Olympics

Attensity has released an analysis of the top social media conversations regarding the 2012 Summer Olympics, which ended with a closing ceremony Sunday in London.

Using Attensity Analyze, its social...

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  News Analysis

Big data, cows and cadastres

Digital information is doubling every few months. A gigabyte of data is nothing compared to a petabyte. Analytics is the key to unlocking the value of "huge flows of structured and unstructured information."...

What is big data? Speakers at a conference I attended in the spring explained that billions of Twitter messages shoot around each day. Digital information is doubling every few months....

Continue Here: http://www.kmworld.com/Articles/News/News-Analysis/Big-data-cows-and-cadastres-83489.aspx

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Cloud Solution for Information Management

Organizations are increasingly keeping their information in the cloud. The use of cloud-based drives, boxes and repositories in the average organization is multiplying. For most organizations the last few years have been a balancing act between the greater perceived security of keeping information on premise managed by servers in the organization's own server room, versus the utility of hiring a commercial service hosted using multi-tenanted software…

To read more of this Best Practices in Cloud Solutions for the Enterprise White Paper article, Click Here.

KMWorld Web Events
Coming October 25, 2016
Enabling Success with Customer Experience Management
Managing the customer experience: 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. Today, the right knowledge management strategy can empower your customer support operations in ways it could never do before.

Coming November 15, 2016
What Cloud Solutions Can Most Affect Your Enterprise
The SaaS model has already changed into a myriad self-serve models and continues to morph as the cloud allows increased access to employees and customers for business and consumer attraction. There is now little doubt that cloud services and solutions can really be trusted to deliver many of the same capabilities, security, and service levels as those delivered by traditional IT. But where does the cloud fit into your organization?

Coming December 06, 2016
The Future of Content Management
Content management will always play a pivotal role in an organization's ability to manage input and output of information. It can make the difference in whether the company understands its content value, or loses it in the weeds. We will opt for the former, and find ways to help organizations construct their content management programs so that information does not go wasted.

KMWorld White Paper Series

***Coming in November/December 2016***
Best Practices for the Mobile Workforce

WORKERS ON THE MOVE

A mobile workforce changes the game in many ways. For one, having workers absent from their desks diminishes the interaction with colleagues—the water cooler/coffee machine un-meetings—that can lead to helpful solutions and emerging insights. That kind of camaraderie should not be taken lightly.

Mobile workers also need a very different infrastructure. There needs to be a means of supporting those who work from their cars, or their homes or from the beach for that matter, that is very different from the in-place systems that have been put in place and are monitored and tested on a usual basis. There is very little in place (in most companies) to ensure that workers “in the field” have effective and secure access via their mobile devices to the same information assets they are accustomed to from their desktops.

The world will get more mobile, not less. Now is the time to address those challenges. What does your company bring to the mobile workforce arena? To participate, please contact:

Kathy Rogals
kathy_rogals@kmworld.com
561-483-5190

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***Coming in November/December 2016***
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
kathy_rogals@kmworld.com
561-483-5190

 

Cognitive Computing [October 2016]

Information Governance [September 2016]

Intelligent Search [July/August 2016]

Cloud Computing for the Enterprise [July/August 2016]

Enhancing SharePoint [June 2016]

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