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Click to view the report Click to view the report Overview - Usecasehub from Evalueserve
Friday, 15th December 2017

In this overview we report on our early insight into Evalueserve's beta product, Usecasehub. The tool is designed to create a process framework for your company's portfolio of analytics projects from idea generation through to measurement. It's aimed at improving results, speed of time-to-market...



Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
Friday, 15th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part 3 of our product review of Nexis, provider of premium curated business, industry and news information, Chris Porter looks at the technology, particularly enhancements to the search and user interface and the quick search and power search features. He also looks at the wide range of post-processing and output options and possible future improvements to the system.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925



Click to view the article Amy Affelt How information skills make a difference to data analytics
Thursday, 14th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Whether or not your organisation currently has big data initiatives in place, you should care about the data analysis process. If you are able to find high quality data, ensure that it is uncorrupted and applicable to research projects, review it to understand its implications, and communicate its meaning and impact to stakeholders, then you will be taking several concrete steps toward becoming an integral part of data teams in your organisation.



Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (sources - content & coverage)
Thursday, 14th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part 2 of Jinfo's product review of Nexis, a provider of premium curated business, industry and news information from across the world, Chris Porter looks at recent content enhancements as well as additional languages, the expansion of web news coverage as well as the newly-enriched indexing.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925



Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
Wednesday, 13th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We introduce the newly-enhanced Nexis in the first part of Jinfo's product review of the provider of premium curated business, industry and news information from across the world.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Part 2 - a closer look at Usecasehub (technology, value)
Wednesday, 13th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We delve further into Usecasehub, a tool from Evalueserve to govern and evaluate the success of analytics use-cases. We examine the user interface for data analytics and heads of department, how it can aid collaboration, be customised and implemented. Competitors such as Lucidea and SharePoint are highlighted along with evaluation of the value that a purpose-built solution like Usecasehub can bring.



Click to view the report Click to view the report Product review of Nexis
Wednesday, 13th December 2017

Our in-depth product review of Nexis, a provider of premium curated business, industry and news information, looks at how this global premium news database and research platform has evolved since our last full review over two years ago. This review: Introduces Nexis and highlights...



Click to view the report Click to view the report Market landscape - IHS Markit
Tuesday, 12th December 2017

In this market landscape we look at IHS Markit, created from a 2016 merger of IHS and Markit to focus on business intelligence, data and analytics and specialisation in energy, financial services and transportation. IHS products include consulting; directories; market insights, forecasts...



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Part 1 - introduction to Usecasehub (challenges to solve, key advantages, contact details)
Monday, 11th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Find out how Evalueserve's beta product, Usecasehub, can create a process framework for your company's portfolio of analytics projects from idea generation through to measurement to improve results, speed time-to-market and ensure effective knowledge sharing.



Click to view the article Graham Southorn How will news provision look in 2020?
Wednesday, 6th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

What will current awareness services look like in the next few years? Jinfo's latest Community session set out to answer this question by looking at what information teams provide today, and what users can expect in the future. Technological trends may reduce some of the manual burdens, allowing information teams to focus on higher-value services. Participants discussed ways in which organisations can prepare for future technological changes and make their services more effective and cost-efficient.



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Ensure your information team is essential to data analytics projects
Friday, 1st December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Robin Neidorf outlines early results from our survey on data analytics needs and concerns and highlights which essential skills will enable an information team to become a must-have resource in an organisation's data strategy, and which are the skills with the biggest gaps between need and ability.



Click to view the article Rebecca Gebhardt Brizi Data analytics as the domain of the information professional
Friday, 1st December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Organisations are starting to see that knowledge, information and data are the new competitive advantage. Internal departments collaborate to improve products and enhance deliverables, but with different content and datasets, outcomes are often ill-defined. Information professionals are perfectly positioned to solve this problem, and with their unique skill set they can understand the multiple uses of data and find business solutions. This article looks at some of the ways information professionals can make their role and work essential to their organisations and ensure they are invited to the table for future projects.



Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
Friday, 1st December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of Jinfo's new product review of premium global news database Factiva, Sophie Alexander looks at its value, key product developments over the past two years, help and training, pricing, the competitor landscape, including Nexis as well as similar solutions such as Vable and Avention's OneSource.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917



Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
Thursday, 30th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of the new Factiva product review, we take a look at news aggregator Factiva's functionality. The review covers the wide range of tools available to process content. We also cover new features such as secure single sign-on, languages available, search features such as search builder and the newly developed expert searches which allow you to track author content.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917



Click to view the report Click to view the report Subscription update for information services management
Thursday, 30th November 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 Factiva Our in-depth product...



Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (sources - content & coverage)
Wednesday, 29th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of the Factiva product review, Sophie Alexander looks at the full range of content available in traditional and social media through global news aggregator Factiva. She describes its exclusive content and geographical spread. New content acquisition is also covered.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917



Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
Tuesday, 28th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the first part of our new in-depth product review of Factiva, Dow Jones' premium news aggregation service, we introduce the company and product and give Jinfo's view on the value the product offers, along with changes since the product was last reviewed.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917



Click to view the report Click to view the report Product review of Factiva
Tuesday, 28th November 2017

Our in-depth product review of Factiva, Dow Jones' premium news aggregation service looks at how this global news database and research platform has evolved since our last full review two years ago and how it is tackling issues such as use of content for data analytics and better access to news...



Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Q&A with Evalueserve - straight talking on data analytics
Monday, 27th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We interview Marc Vollenweider, co-founder of Evalueserve, about use-cases for data analytics and artificial intelligence, including the gaps between potential and reality, putting the needs of the business at the heart of analytics projects and how to help people start thinking and working with analytics in a practical way.



Click to view the article Andrew Lucas DLA Piper - using Kira in a legal firm project
Monday, 27th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

DLA Piper is one of the largest law firms in the world; we talked to Dominic Judge, senior legal innovation manager, about their use of machine learning contract analysis Kira, how it stacks up against competitors, its accuracy compared to human contract review, and how lawyers felt about the introduction of AI and machine learning.



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