On the Semantics of Search

I’ve always been taken by the term Information Management. As with so many phrases in the computer lexicon, this is one that has become both very specialized – focusing primarily upon the various and sundry database applications that a given organization uses – and rather vague. Vendors seize upon this vagueness by claiming that their […]

Taxonomies, Content Management and Governance

Good governance is on everyone’s minds these days.  It’s a concern that extends well beyond the Washington Beltway.  As applied to managing your enterprise content, including taxonomies, it is not just an abstraction. Good governance drives the overall performance of your content program, including: –How easy it is for users to find information –How users […]