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Jan Knight Product review of Manzama Insights (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
2nd October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of our product review of Manzama Insights, a specialised market intelligence tool that collects and analyses company and industry insights, we take an in-depth look at the technology behind the product. We highlight how to monitor companies and industries and how artificial intelligence is used within the product.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3261

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Jan Knight Product review of Manzama Insights (sources - content & coverage)
1st October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of our updated product review of Manzama Insights, a specialised market intelligence tool that uses artificial intelligence and big data analytics to collect and analyse company and industry insights, we look at the impressive scope of content available through the product, ranging from mid-sized newspapers to larger city publications. We also examine the diverse range of industries covered and the product's geographic coverage.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3261

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Jan Knight Product review of Manzama Insights (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
30th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Manzama Insights is a specialised market intelligence tool that uses artificial intelligence and big data analytics to collect and analyse company and industry insights. Formerly aimed at lawyers, the product is now well suited to any profession and it has an ever-expanding international client base. In part one of Jinfo's updated review, we introduce the company and platform, key advantages, value and development plans as well as the changes that have been made to the product since it was last reviewed in 2018.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3261

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Robin Neidorf Comparison of satisfaction: Factiva and Nexis
24th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Factiva from Dow Jones and Nexis from LexisNexis are the dominant players in the current awareness and intelligence markets, positions they have held for a long time. In this special survey, Jinfo seeks to establish what each product's users like and don't like about the services provided.

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Chris Porter InfoDesk update - Making the most of external and internal data
24th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo last reviewed the InfoDesk product suite in September 2017. Two years on, the data services provider has added new features and enhanced the capabilities of existing services. In this must-read mini review, Chirs Porter examines the key changes and describes what they mean for customers.

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Andrew Lucas Technology update - auto-summarisation and web scraping
24th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

This article looks at auto-summarisation and web scraping technologies, explaining what they are and how they came about, and highlights specific use-cases. We also look at some of the key players in this area, including Moreover, which forms the basis of the LexisNexis news monitoring product, Newsdesk, Ozmosys, M-Brain's Opoint, Wide Narrow, and InfoNgen, as well as a number of free tools that can be used for these tasks.

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Andrew Lucas Case study of Comintelli Intelligence2day in action
23rd September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Comintelli's Intelligence2day is a cloud-based competitive intelligence platform that provides a single point of access to multiple sources of information, both internal and external. Jinfo reviewed the product earlier this year and, in this case study, we see how Comintelli partnered with a Germany-based manufacturer to implement Intelligence2day so it could more effectively share information across the company.

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Robin Neidorf Jinfo survey - current awareness and intelligence 2020 (part 4 - evaluation)
23rd September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

As part of our survey results looking at customer preferences in relation to news aggregation services and current awareness, we wanted to get a clearer view of how the provision of current awareness is changing and what respondents and their stakeholders want to get out of it. In this final part, we take a closer look at which activities they engage in with regard to the provision of current awareness and intelligence, how they track to measure the reach and value of current awareness, and its perceived importance within the organisation.

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Robin Neidorf Jinfo survey - current awareness and intelligence 2020 (part 3 - satisfaction with primary suppliers)
20th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In addition to gathering information about how information teams think about current awareness overall, we use our annual survey to gauge satisfaction with primary suppliers. In the third part of our survey results looking at customer preferences in relation to news aggregation services and current awareness, we look at customer satisfaction with primary suppliers of current awareness solutions such as Nexis.com and Dow Jones' Factiva.

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Robin Neidorf Jinfo survey - current awareness and intelligence 2020 (part 2 - system components)
19th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of our survey results looking at customer preferences in relation to news aggregation services and current awareness, we look at which components are part of the provision of current awareness to an organisation and any premium products licensed for current awareness. In addition, we examine no-cost sources used, such as competitor websites and social media, as well as content aggregation platforms.

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Robin Neidorf Jinfo survey - current awareness and intelligence 2020 (part 1 - introduction)
18th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo has been surveying its customers about their preferences in relation to news aggregation services and current awareness since 2007 and our latest research brings a fresh perspective to this area. In this first part, we look at some of the organisations who took part in the survey, where and how current awareness and intelligence systems are managed and deployed throughout the organisation, and how much time is taken up with providing this service.

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Andrew Lucas The ins and outs of intelligence system APIs
12th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Interest in the adoption of intelligence platforms is growing, with organisations using them to manage multiple content streams and to enable workflow collaboration around the discovery and insights generated from the analysis of the combined datasets. Jinfo takes a look at the use of APIs within intelligent systems and at some of the vendors in this area, along with their offerings.

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Scott Vine Product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
12th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The final part of our product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint, which provides a single point of access to all of a client's internal and external research information, offers our overall view of the product, including its potential in helping clients maximise the value they get from their internal and external content. We also highlight the help and training that's available, the competitive landscape including WideNarrow and Aurora FirstLight, and the company's product development plans and pricing.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3250

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Dale Moore Q&A with Inzyon - adopting an "insights-based approach"
12th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Inzyon is a management consulting company dedicated to supporting customers to develop and improve their capability to identify and make use of insights in all areas of their business. Jinfo recently spoke to Gabriel Anderbjörk, CEO of the company, to find out a bit more about the company and how it helps organisations uncover their real value to enable better business decisions.

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Andy Tattersall Shedding light on emerging technologies
12th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Emerging technologies such as AI, text mining and machine learning are increasingly affecting the information environment and have a huge range of potential uses, particularly for current awareness. However, definitions of these technologies aren't always clear and in this article we attempt to explain them and how they can be used to improve processes.

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Scott Vine Product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts, APIs, administration)
11th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of our product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint, which provides a single point of access for all of a client's research information, we look at the technology behind the product's search functionality, how users can collaborate and share their research content, and the wide range of administrative options available.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3250

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Scott Vine Product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint (sources - content & coverage)
10th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The second part of our latest product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint, which provides a single point of access for all of a client's internal and external research information, looks at the wide range of content that's supported within the product. This part lists the content partners, including Informa, Clarivate Analytics, EBSCO and Mintel, as well as the languages supported.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3250

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Scott Vine Product review of Northern Light's SinglePoint (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
9th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Northern Light's SinglePoint provides a single point of access for all of a client's internal and external research information. In the first part of our latest product review, we provide some background information on the company and product, see what's changed since we last looked at the product in 2016, and examine the key advantages SinglePoint brings to its users.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3250

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Chris Porter Product review of FT.com (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
5th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The final part of our product review of FT.com, the digital version of the Financial Times, looks at the value offered by the product along with help and training, its closest competitor, The Wall Street Journal, future product development plans, and its pricing model.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3245

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Chris Porter Product review of FT.com (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
4th September 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of our product review of FT.com, the digital version of the Financial Times, we explore the search and user interface, including its topic tracker. We also look at its variety of alerting options and popular article-sharing feature, its API support, and support for administrators.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3245

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