A look at various types of information an organization needs and how to obtain it. The focus is on external sources (as opposed to internal sources as in BI).
We look at information using the 6W framework - why, what, where, when, who and why
Discovery<br />Discover new information<br />Discover new sources of information Information about Information<br />
Tracking<br />Track the sources for new and updated information <br />examples: alerts, feed readers, page trackers, trend trackers<br />
Filtering<br />Separate Signal from Noise. <br />Filter without loss<br />
Extraction<br />Extract useful information from text<br />Entities<br />Relationships<br />Trends<br />
Refine and Share<br />Refine Information by Collaborative Editing, Tagging, Annotations. <br />Identify useful actionable intelligence and share within your Organization, <br />Customers and Industry<br />