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Cognitum Points To Use Cases For Semantic Knowledge Engineering

Cognitum’s year got off to a good start, with an investment from the Giza Polish Ventures Fund, and it plans to apply some of that funding to building its sales and development teams, demonstrating the approaches to and benefits of semantic knowledge engineering, and focusing on big implementations for recognizable customers. The company’s products include…

Semantic Tech's Growing Influence In The E-Discovery Market

The e-discovery market is a growing one, with Gartner this year estimating electronic data discovery software sales will reach $2.9 billion by 2017. The same research firm just recently positioned where vendors fall in that space, with the release of its Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery software. As recounted here, semantic technology is becoming an increasingly…

Semantic Tech Can Take Pain Out Of eDiscovery

Last month Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck, of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, issued an opinion in a gender discrimination case that had this to say about computer-assisted review: “Computer-assisted review is an available tool and should be seriously considered for use in large-data-volume cases where it may save the…

Infochimps Talks Data Scraping

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by Angela Guess A recent interview with CEO Nick Ducoff, CTO Flip Kromer and Business Development Manager Dick Hall of Infochimps takes a look at the legal and technical difficulties involved in data scraping. The article provides a bit of background on Infochimps, the startup that “released a scrape of Twitter data that was later…

Defining Information Governance

by Angela Guess Chris Maxcer recently discussed the topic of information governance, noting that “At first glance, information governance may seem like just another buzzword phrase, competing for attention in the vast landscape of similar terms covering similar topics. If information is data, how does information governance differ from data governance? And where do information…