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Business Process Management (BPM) allows organizations to streamline complex processes. Through a combination of analyzing, modeling, automating, measuring, and optimizing, enterprises and institutions can dramatically improve business processes. See below for the latest BPM news, trends, and solutions.

Knowledge management in 2021: KM enters a new stage

The knowledge graph stage emerged in full at KMWorld Connect 2020

Robotic Process Automation 101

If you have legacy systems and high-volume, repetitive tasks, RPA can probably save you time and money—but there are some things you should never automate

How to hire your organization’s first knowledge manager

Common pitfalls to avoid and skills to look for when hiring your first KM manager

Identifying new risks to ensure business continuity amid a pandemic

As the key source of information for an organization, knowledge managers must leverage and distribute new information using learning techniques that are most appropriate for the organization's varying audiences

Review is not the most expensive part of e-discovery

Reviewing documents isn't what drives document review costs

Why a virtual agent makes sense in good times and bad

The current situation highlights how technology can help—particularly with disruption, a remote workforce, and the need to keep businesses running.

The call center of the future: WFH is here to stay

Companies that take advantage of the real benefits associated with remote teams will be better able to compete in the future

Smarter content connections: The key to digital business process innovation

To transform everyday business processes and create new employee/customer/supplier experiences, organizations first need to be able to link related content intuitively—and that requires unfettered inter-systems integration, an open approach to data exchange, and targeted use of AI

The new omnichannel priority for retail supply chains

Retailers need to predict where demand will occur, across brick-and-mortar and online channels, and efficiently fulfill the right quantity of products to thousands and even millions of locations

Knowledge management and the impact of COVID-19

Executives at leading knowledge management software and services organizations are reflecting on the lasting impact we can expect

Knowledge management and the new normal

James Carroll, partner and director at TetraVX,  and Kevin Beasley, CIO at VAI, explain the importance of security and privacy safeguards in the new COVID-19 WFH world

Creating an intelligent automation toolkit

When deployed separately, robotic process automation and digital process automation technologies add immense business value, but when they are strategically combined, an entirely new level of business optimization is possible

The 'Interaction of Things' is coming of age

IoT devices are starting to impact the personal lives of consumers, but the part of the economy likely to be most affected in the 2020s will be the industrial sector

Proven strategies to manage a work-from-home workforce

The business world has evolved in recent years as more companies have opted for an increasingly distributed and mobile workforce through the widespread adoption of collaboration and conferencing technologies

David Weinberger's new book, Everyday Chaos, is honored with Axiom Award

When you try to develop a machine learning application that affects people, you quickly learn that fairness is far more complex than we usually think, and also that fairness almost always requires us to make difficult trade-offs

Vibrant network ecosystems are turning supply chains into competitive weapons

The old paradigm for supply chain networks has run its course, and the future is in multi-enterprise, or multi-party business networks

Why low-code solutions are critical to optimize digital transformation strategies

One of the most impactful innovations in IT is the democratization of the application development process

Today's contact centers: Q&A with Anand Janefalkar, founder and CEO of UJET 

Today's contact centers need to create seamless data flows and connect information between new and existing systems and technologies, according to Anand Janefalkar, founder and CEO of UJET

BPM moves to the next level

We are again at the crossroads as the industry doubles down on digitally transforming operations to deliver personalized, consistent customer experiences that are integrated across all points of interaction

How today’s businesses benefit from intelligent automation

While at first they may be apprehensive thinking that new technology could "take my job," employees discover that automation is not meant to replace them but to serve them by performing tedious, time-consuming tasks