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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

KMWorld 2012
may be over but don't miss the footage of John Seely Brown in his keynote, Learning & Knowledge Sharing.

By exploring play, innovation, and the cultivation of the imagination as cornerstones of learning, Brown creates a vision of learning for the future that is achievable, scalable, and one that grows along with the technology that fosters it and the people who engage with it. Gain insights from our experienced speaker to apply in your organization for better communication, collaboration, innovation, and knowledge-sharing.

Watch it now!

  Table of Contents
Breaking News Inside KMWorld 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

Enhanced, personalized, self-service search

Coveo and Sitecore renew partnership for customer experience

Coveo and Sitecore have strenthened their alliance to bring more personalized enterprise search, increased relevance and advanced customer engagement. Coveo integrates seamlessly with Sitecore’s Customer Engagement Platform...

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SharePoint 2013 keyword tagging from Pingar

Better organization, search and business insights

Pingar has released Metadata Extractor for SharePoint 2013, which can be installed and managed by individuals without administrative role access. Pingar says records managers, business analysts, content managers and...

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Secure cloud collaboration from InfraScale

FileLocker available for download

InfraScale has unveiled FileLocker, which protects data by encrypting it locally, in transit and again in the cloud. The result, reports InfraScale, is two layers of encryption—one...

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  Inside KMWorld

Collaborate, innovate, adapt!
Collaboration taps into social networks to aid productivity

"Enterprise social software solutions are being used in 67 percent of organizations surveyed in 2012, up from 43 percent in 2011..."

Whether or not any given software solution was first built as a collaboration tool, chances are that it now has at least some collaborative capability. Every software product from content...

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  KM In Practice

BPM helps charity revamp its budget process

Practical care and support to members of the armed forces, veterans and their families

To make its budget process more efficient, The Royal British Legion has launched a new workflow and business process management (BPM) system. The U.K. service charity, which provides practical...

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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

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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