September/October 2017, Trend-Setting Products 2017 [Volume 26, Issue 8]
KMWorld Trend-Setting Products of 2017
The offerings on our list of 2017 KMWorld Trend-Setting Products result from innovation and imagination, as well as from evolution, gaining additional features over time. The products reflect the ingenuity of the developers and the diversity of invention. More than anything else, our 2017 Trend-Setting Products have captured our attention because of their ability to meet business needs by transforming information into insight.
Digital asset management: diverse and expanding
Current DAM technology is mature and effective, but interesting advances are also being made that incorporate geolocation, artificial intelligence (AI) and other capabilities.
Emerging content formats challenge e-discovery
The sheer volume of potential discovery information from the IoT will tax the technical capabilities of those responsible for that task, whether they are in-house legal departments or litigation support services.
Creating a knowledge infrastructure for the ‘learning health system’
The idea that the healthcare industry can study the data being created in electronic health records (EHR) to foster ongoing improvement is not a new one, but it is gaining momentum. A "learning health system" is one that commits to the use of data as a byproduct of care for continuous learning.
Shaping healthcare’s future with genomic data
The growing relevance of genetic data in the modern healthcare landscape is attributed to multiple factors, the most prominent of which is likely cost.
Project teams and KM – Part 1
Organizations win when project teams learn from collective experience
As a project team moves a project toward completion, it constantly discovers new contextual information, better ways of doing things and less successful methods that other teams should avoid. By insisting that project teams document and share what they learn, organizations can ensure that relevant best practices and lessons are applied in other, similar projects and situations.
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Accellion:kiteworks
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: ASG:Mobius 7.0
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Access Innovations, Inc.: Data Harmony 3.12
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Adlib: Adlib Elevate Platform
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: bpm’online:bpm’online studio
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Cambridge Semantics: Anzo Smart Data Lake
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Empolis: Empolis Smart Cloud
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Extensis Portfolio 2017
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: LUCIDEA: Inmagic Presto
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Mindbreeze: Mindbreeze InSpire
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Verint: Verint Workforce Optimization for the Mid-Market
Trend-Setting Product of 2017: Panasonic: PremierOCR / PremierCOMPRESSION
People Power, Thinking & Tech
People are at the core of knowledge sharing—the key to high-functioning organizations along with all types of thinking including design, customer-focused, creative, critical, complex and more
Perspective on knowledge: Representing the world
The rejection of representationalism is being hastened by the rise of new technology— machine learning—that is refuting some of our old common-sense ideas.
Picked up from the podium
Two themes are top of mind at this stage of the new AI era: "Training data is the new ‘oil' for the AI economy," and "deep learning has left the labs and become mainstream.