Knowledge Management

You never know how the information and data you collect today will be used in the future.  The integrity of information and data management practices is always tested when information and data is reused. This really rings true when it’s accessed for a purpose other than was originally intended, or as in the following example, following a significant period of time between uses.

OpenText is having another stab at weaning us off email as a collaboration tool, with a new social media add-on to its ECM platform it calls Bandaroo.

Australian technology company Nuix and big data analytics company Teradata have formed a partnership to integrate Nuix’s data processing and indexing engine with Teradata’s Aster Analytics.

The Citadel Group was founded in 2007 and listed on the Australian Stock Exchange in 2014. Following the recent acquisition of TRIM/RM specialist integrator Kapish, IDM asked Managing Director Miles Jakeman about future roadmap for the company of over 250 staff nationwide which has grown organically and thorough acquisition to now offer managed solutions and consulting expertise in enterprise IT, cybersecurity, health information systems, unified communications, education & training. 

Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has announced that it has entered into a partnership with the artificial intelligence software provider, Kira Systems. Kira is software that, using artificial intelligence, searches and analyses text in contracts, delivering improved levels of speed, efficiency and quality to processes, adding value to clients.

Google has announced a new enterprise search tool called Google Springboard designed to help users to find the needed information with more efficiency. The new app searches for information across all Google Apps including Drive, Gmail, Calendar, Docs, and Contacts.

According to a new market research report, the global text analytics market has a potential to reach $US6.5 billion by 2020, with predictive analytics providing insights on unstructured text as the major driver.

DocsCorp has announced that its document comparison application, compareDocs, is now available as a Windows 10 Universal application.

Japanese tech-giant Fujitsu will showcase its end-to-end digital modernization approach at its World Tour roadshow, due to reach Australian shores in July under the theme ‘Human Centric Innovation in Action’. The program will focus on the rapid acceleration of digital technologies and examine the ways in which they are fuelling innovation and transformation. The Australian stop-over will be hosted at the Hilton Sydney on Thursday 21st July and at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on Tuesday 26th July.

While a lot of speculation remains around Dell's proposed $US60 billion-plus acquisition of EMC, which could close any time in the next few months, the company’s Enterprise Content Division is bringing its key executives to Sydney on June 9 for a full day seminar on the future landscape of content management in the digital era.