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Enterprise Search Is More About Vision Than Technology

Enterprise Search Is More About Vision Than Technology

The past few months have been a time of "big vision" in the search business. Google and Microsoft shared announcements about their respective visions for enterprise search, and Elastic made an IPO offering that received a strong commitment from the investment community.

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Search Won’t Improve Until We Understand Why People Search, Not Just How

Search Won't Improve Until We Understand Why People Search, Not Just How

Throughout our working lives there will be many occasions when we realize there is a gap between the information we have and the information we need. Our search for that information doesn't always mean we turn to an enterprise search application.

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The Clue to Your Digital Workplace Problems Lies in Your Employees’ Work-Arounds

The Clue to Your Digital Workplace Problems Lies in Your Employees' Work-Arounds

When I look at the search logs of enterprise search applications it's common to find roughly 30 of the top 50 queries are employees hunting down applications. A previous client logged around 8,000 searches a month related to their teleconference service alone.

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