Document & Records Management

The Federal Department of Education, Science and Training has signed a deal with systems integrator Alphawest to implement the TRIM records management application from Tower Software plus Hummingbird’s EIP and Collaboration software.

Aussies will be able to answer the next census online and submit it over the Internet due to a legislated initiative undertaken by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Three local authorities in South Australia have stepped onto the knowledge and document management ladder by adopting Advanced Data Integration applications provided by Jigsaw Services.

Chief executive officers are knowledge workers too. A new tool from 80/20 Software called Leaders Online has applied the principles of KM to the everyday working lives of executives and board members.

A Kiwi has helped the World Bank focus on knowledge sharing.

Record managers are in demand, but disparities in pay are noticeable.

Knowledge managers of tomorrow have some lessons to learn

Australia’s technology trade deficit continues to grow. The latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics reveal the tech deficit has increased by two billion dollars, whilst the technology workplace continues to be dominated by men.

Classification of business concepts into a working taxonomy is one of the most under-rated elements of knowledge management.

The privacy rights of Australians are under review, in a planned shake-up of the use of public records for direct marketing purposes.