KMWorld NewsLinks - August 07, 2018

News

Rising Network to Use Smart Contract Technology to Manage Agreements Process with Blockchain

The Agreements Network's legal reference layer is a novel tool for tracking important information like chain of custody for assets, but also supports creation of new products that will transform legal contracting

MessageBird Integrates WhatsAPP for Business API into its Platform

The integration with MessageBird enables businesses to provide SMS fallback for urgent messages to ensure customers receive the intended communication regardless of internet access

Silwood Technology and IDERA Partner to Resell Safyr

IDERA will boost support for customers invested in ERP and CRM systems

KM In Practice

Looker adds key ingredient to burger chain’s recipe for success

Before Looker, Five Guys JV's reporting was a time-consuming process that required input from the development team

The Future of the Future

A deep future approach to KM

We're familiar with the near-term portion of the time spectrum—from femtosecond lasers used in eye surgery to high-frequency trading in milliseconds on the major securities exchanges. Unfortunately, the extreme opposite end of the time spectrum, the "deep future" receives little if any attention. Decisions in fields such as genetic engineering, nuclear energy, geopolitics and the like can have serious implications for human civilization. But the impact of those decisions might not become apparent for many thousands of years and hundreds of generations.