Enterprise Search in Law Firms

This Beyond Search post caught my attention.  Steve Arnold does an excellent job of pointing out the deficiency’s in SharePoint  when it is used to solve full scale search problems in law firms. Information management and even more important, finding information...

Deep Web

Tuesday, December 30, 2008 8:00 p.m. EST This LLX.com article by Marcus P. Zillman offers a wealth of information.  Most librarians will have already learned about this summary through their own sources.   For those of you who are not librarians I think you will find...

Classification – Ever Important

Saturday, December 27, 2008 7:30 am EST In follow up to my post “Wikis Add to Information Overload” I want to talk a bit more about classification and structure. Portals, Intranets, KM systems, Wiki”s and other information tools often are...

Wikis Add to Information Overload

This Information Week article has a quote that stopped me in my tracks. And the biggest problem: wiki sprawl. SocialText has a search function, but it’s so easy to create a new wiki page, people do that rather than look for one that exists to build on. At first...

E-Discovery and Arbitration

This is an interesting essay about how e-discovery is threatening the benefits of arbitration that made it so popular back in the day. So what is really happening? Privacy is threatened e-discovery is driving up costs and time to settle disputes How did e-discovery...