Knowledge Management intro

According to Gartner Group Knowledge Management  is “a discipline that promotes an integrated approach to identifying, capturing, evaluating, retrieving, and sharing all of an enterprise’s information assets. These assets may include databases, documents, policies, procedures, and previously un-captured expertise and experience in individual workers.”

In other words it is gathering and processing any relevant  information, employees’ experiences, research/studies outcomes by the company in order to success, establish/achieve goals.

What is knowledge to the company? How company gains the knowledge? Continue reading “Knowledge Management intro”

Spotfire – a slow user experience and quick overview.

Spotfire is a Business Intelligence tool, something like SAS with excel feel, it is possible to use its vast functionalities without in-depth code knowledge. It is next step from excel with sharing and interactive possibilities. It has nice light and you would think user friendly interface till you start digging into it. It seems pretty intuitive for experienced excel users but it is not. To be able to use it quite smoothly it takes some time and energy. Continue reading “Spotfire – a slow user experience and quick overview.”