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Click to view the article Helen Josephine How to help your team cope and embrace continuous change
Monday, 16th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Information centre teams know that their services will need to change if they are to continue to be relevant and add value to their organisations. A recent Jinfo Community session explored this topic and provided some specific steps you can take to actively engage in continuous improvement. Robin Neidorf, Jinfo's director of research, also presented specific actions that can be taken to improve your understanding of the elements of process improvement and the psychological barriers to change.



Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Dow Jones DNA (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
Monday, 16th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third section of Jinfo's four-part review of Dow Jones DNA, a developer's toolkit, we look at the user interface, specifically how it enables developers to extract, manipulate and analyse content from Dow Jones services. We also look at filtering options, particularly Dow Jones Intelligent Indexing which is a key differentiator against competitors, and output options in the form of DNA Snapshots and its related API.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2891



Click to view the article Clare Painter Translation rights and licensing of online content
Friday, 13th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The more visible your specialist online content becomes, the greater the chance of seeing more permission requests for reuse. Most of the time the material will be used in its original language but sometimes people may want to translate your material and make it available for their local market. This raises awareness of your brand and reputation but you also need to consider the legal implications of this and in this article copyright expert Clare Painter highlights some of the issues involved and offers tips on how to negotiate a licence in this area.



Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Dow Jones DNA (sources - content & coverage)
Friday, 13th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of Jinfo's review of the Dow Jones DNA, Chris Porter takes a look at the comprehensive range of content sources available to platform users, including newspapers, newswires, magazines, television and radio transcripts and social media and the benefits of access to Factiva's pre-configured source groupings for text mining and data analysis.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2891



Click to view the report Click to view the report Product review of Dow Jones DNA
Thursday, 12th October 2017

In our product review of the new Dow Jones Data, News and Analytics platform (DNA), we look at its unique ability to enable developers to extract, manipulate and analyse content from Dow Jones services. DNA Snapshots, the primary focus of this review, supports rapid downloading of very large...



Click to view the report Click to view the report Insights and Actions report for the Research Focus "Define and manage value for current awareness"
Thursday, 12th October 2017

This Insights & Actions Report collects a full thematic index of content from the Jinfo Research Focus, "Define and manage value for current awareness" in a convenient PDF package for download and offline reading. Includes the key insights: Value comes from the technology Spend...



Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Dow Jones DNA (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
Wednesday, 11th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The new Dow Jones DNA platform integrates premium news, data and analytics from Dow Jones directly into workflows and builds insight capabilities through analytics. In part one of Jinfo's review we introduce the company and platform, its client base, key advantages, value and development plans and look at the DNA Snapshots and Streams services and the DNA Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2891



Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Guide to value in the Jinfo Research Focus "Define and manage value for current awareness"
Tuesday, 10th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Co-producer Andrew Lucas selects publishing highlights from the articles and research published in the Research Focus "Define and manage value for current awareness", from this year's survey to interviews with premium suppliers.



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Comparing product satisfaction for Factiva vs Nexis users
Friday, 6th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Factiva and Nexis remain the leaders in premium products for news and current awareness. Read our analysis of how satisfied those users are with their choice, improvements they'd like to see and whether they're actively seeking alternatives.



Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of S&P Capital IQ (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
Thursday, 5th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Andrew Lucas concludes the Jinfo product review of the S&P Capital IQ platform by considering the value provided by the product. He also looks at the new pricing model introduced by S&P Global Market Intelligence last year and speculates on the new platform expected to be launched later this year.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2885



Click to view the article Jan Knight Mini review of LexisNexis Newsdesk - recent enhancements
Wednesday, 4th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

LexisNexis Newsdesk is an award-winning, global media monitoring and analysis platform that was last reviewed by Jinfo in March 2016. In this new mini review, Jan Knight looks at how the product has continued to improve with key developments such as the newly enhanced Analysis Builder and user interface, whilst remaining a valuable tool for PR professionals and others involved in business development, marketing and communications.



Click to view the report Click to view the report Jinfo current awareness survey 2017
Wednesday, 4th October 2017

As part of Jinfo's  Research Focus, "Define and manage value for current awareness" , we surveyed 120 respondents across the world and across industries about their current awareness resources and services provided. This report includes analysis of the survey in five sections:...



Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of S&P Capital IQ (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
Wednesday, 4th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part three of the Jinfo product review of the S&P Capital IQ platform, Andrew Lucas looks at the user interface and considers the advanced search and analytical capabilities along with the other "rich functionality" in the platform. He also looks at some of the changes that have taken place since the last Jinfo review.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2885



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo current awareness survey 2017 (part 5 - priorities and actions)
Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo's recent current awareness survey gathered information on current activities, priorities and organisational attitudes from respondents in order to study the category of news and the provision of current awareness services. Robin Neidorf, Jinfo's director of research, takes a look at the results and the key priorities and actions that the analysis highlights for those running information services.



Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of S&P Capital IQ (sources - content & coverage)
Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of the Jinfo product review of the S&P Capital IQ platform, Andrew Lucas looks at the extensive collection of corporate and market data available in the product as well as the quality standards applied by S&P Global Market Intelligence and new sources added since our last review in 2015.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2885



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo current awareness survey 2017 (part 4 - satisfaction with primary product)
Monday, 2nd October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We focus on satisfaction with premium products in this section of the analysis of our 2017 current awareness research, including Factiva and Nexis as well as a range of others named as primary product for current awareness.



Click to view the report Click to view the report Product review of S&P Capital IQ
Monday, 2nd October 2017

The S&P Capital IQ platform is a web-based platform providing highly structured, in-depth financial data and information on over 63,000 public and 4.5 million private companies, as well as data on markets, industries and people. The platform provides sophisticated tools for analysis,...



Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of S&P Capital IQ (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
Monday, 2nd October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part one of Jinfo's updated product review of the S&P Capital IQ platform, Andrew Lucas looks at what changes have taken place since Jinfo's last product review in 2015. Most notably, S&P Capital IQ joined forces with SNL Financial to become S&P Global Market Intelligence in late 2015. S&P Global Market Intelligence has continued to add functionality and content to its platform which provides insights into companies, markets and industries. 

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2885



Click to view the report Click to view the report Subscription update for information services management
Friday, 29th September 2017

This monthly update collects the current content relevant to those responsible for information service management, information strategy and content procurement in a convenient PDF package for download and offline reading. Includes: Product review of the InfoDesk product suite In...



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo current awareness survey 2017 (part 3 - commentary on technology)
Thursday, 28th September 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

This year's current awareness research also looks at the technology aspects of service provision, from the platforms themselves to the source materials that feed them and how these impact on self-service versus full provision. We also highlight the importance of different variables when selecting platforms.



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