IT enablers for:
Index to off-line knowledge (pointers to people, external documents, etc.)
On-line text-based repository
- natural language techniques, ...
- Document Databases, SGML/XML, ...
Explicitly engineered knowledge
- Knowledge engineering, Knowledge discovery, ...
Most companies porduce and consume huge amounts of paper
there are major efficiency problems such as:
revision control, component re-use, house style
Strucutured documents mak alla this easier
documetn databases. SGML.XML gives units below the document
The Information management problem - the answer to your question os here - on my desk computer internet intranet, etc
Search engines are drowning
even structured data isnít enough
one persons place is another persons locatipon
there is a need standardised description of document
The kwy fom moving from documetn management to inforamtion management
strcutured docuemtn creation from legacy text
semi-automatic creation of metadata
just-in-time rough creation of specialised documents