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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf How to use technology clusters
16th November 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In our previous two articles on technology, we looked at the wide range of technologies and challenges an information team might need to understand as well as the goals and desired outcomes of technology and how they measure up to the types of tools you can include in your overall solution. This final article provides a framework for thinking about how you can use these analyses to help your team develop the necessary skills, resources and partnerships.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Technology - focus on goals and desired results
13th November 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Technology is not the only important factor in the success of a business, however, information professionals need to understand when and how to incorporate it to achieve organisational goals. We previously looked at groupings of different technologies that can be used to meet certain needs within an organisation and in this article, we look at the goals and desired outcomes of technology and how they measure up to the types of tools you can include in your overall solution.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Mapping the complex technology environment
9th November 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The ever-changing technological landscape presents new and diverse challenges for information professionals. Knowing which skills to cultivate in order to remain relevant and contribute to organisational initiatives in a meaningful way can also be confusing. A lot depends on organisational structure and priorities as well as the technology itself. This article tries to make sense of this complex environment by exploring a wide range of technologies and challenges an information team might need to understand.

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Click to view the article Constance Ard Is premium content fuelling the value of your service?
5th November 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Current awareness is an information service that continues to grow in importance. From the early days, library service delivery has included collection, curation and distribution of competitive intelligence derived from the news of the day. Recently, a Jinfo Community session explored the role of premium content in current awareness and this article examines how current awareness service is delivered now and how it is evolving.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - Aroq
Friday, 2nd November 2018

This report gives an overview of the four product groupings from Aroq, specialist in business information for consumer products, retail and auto industry: just-auto; plus QUBE database just-drinks just-food just-style; plus re:source apparel planning product. We provide a...

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Insight 2 from Research Focus on intelligence systems - the top aggregator positions are shifting
22nd October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Find out what the second insight from our Research Focus, "Intelligence systems - beyond awareness to action", means for you if you purchase or specify premium news content.

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Onelog - track resources, costs and usage
22nd October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

If you subscribe to multiple resources and need to track usage and costs, an electronic resource management tool like Onelog could be the solution. Find out why we undertook a full product review and see whether you can seamlessly integrate this tool into your existing workflow.

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Onelog (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
17th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The final part of our product review of Onelog, a PC and mobile tool for managing subscriptions, passwords, usage data and costs, explores the help and training options available, pricing options and the product development roadmap. We also look at the competitor landscape, including ResearchMonitor and HAN.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3068

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Onelog (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
16th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

This is the third part of our product review of Onelog, an electronic resource management tool that allows an organisation to manage all its electronic resources from one interface, whether subscription, web or internal. It can manage subscriptions, logons and usage statistics and track enquiries (through sister product Volarian). We review the product's search and user interface, output options, and its mobile module.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3068

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Onelog (sources - content & coverage)
15th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of our product review of Onelog, an electronic resource management tool that allows an organisation to manage all its electronic resources from one interface and gain usage information for each, we learn about its resources, including scripted resources where links are already set up, and how users can manage these.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3068

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Onelog (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
12th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo last looked at Onelog, an electronic resource management tool that allows an organisation to manage all its electronic resources from one interface, a few years ago when we carried out a mini review. In this first part of our updated and full product review, we revisit the product to find out what's changed, particularly with regard to the user interface, and provide an overview of the product and company, some of its key advantages, key competitors and future development plans.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3068

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Product review of Onelog
Friday, 12th October 2018

Onelog is a comprehensive resource management tool from ITS (Info Technology Supply Ltd) that we last visited in our mini review in 2015. It includes password management, subscription management, usage tracking and cost allocation in its modules. It competes with the likes of ResearchMonitor from...

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Knowledge360 from Cipher Systems - CI with advanced machine learning
10th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Find out why we reviewed Knowledge360 from Cipher Systems, the SCIP-certified end-to-end competitive intelligence platform solution designed to support market analysis, and what makes it so popular.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of Digimind Intelligence (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
8th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of our review of Digimind Intelligence, we examine how it performs in areas such as monitoring web and social media and enterprise-wide publishing, and plans for future developments. We also look at the competitor landscape, from Hootsuite to Commetric, Factiva and Comintelli.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3064

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo for content purchasing
5th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

If you're keen to gain a fresh perspective on managing a content portfolio, read our blog from Jinfo's director of research, Robin Neidorf, where she highlights three use-cases that our recent Community sessions can help solve. She also curates Jinfo's most relevant recent articles, reports and reviews for people responsible for buying content and tools.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Guide to value in the Jinfo Research Focus on intelligence systems
5th October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Current awareness continues to be a key focus for many information centres with the availability of more options than ever before. This article looks back at some of the content Jinfo has published over recent months in the Research Focus "Intelligence systems - beyond awareness to action", in relation to the provision of current awareness, content aggregation services, and intelligence systems and gives readers a chance to reflect on some of the issues involved when choosing a current awareness or intelligence platform.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Product review of Digimind Intelligence
Wednesday, 3rd October 2018

We review Digimind Intelligence, a competitive intelligence and web monitoring product aimed at market and competitive intelligence professionals in industries from banking to pharmaceutical and agro-food. Since our last review, in 2009 - when the product was known as Digimind 9 - it has...

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Knowledge360 from Cipher Systems (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
3rd October 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The final part of our product review of Knowledge360 from Cipher Systems LLC, an end-to-end competitive intelligence platform designed to support market analysis, we take a look at the product's value, help and training, future development plans, and we also highlight some of the key competitors in the field along with pricing information.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3062

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Comparing product satisfaction for Factiva vs Nexis users - 2018
28th September 2018 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, over 75% of our research respondents named them as their primary premium product for current awareness. We drilled down and report back on how satisfied they are with their choice of platform, whether they're planning to change product, their views on specifics such as search, content, training, mobile, visualisations, price and more.

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander PharmaCircle Business Class Elite - from commercial insights to clinical trials
28th September 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

How does PharmaCircle Business Class Elite (BCE) fare for those seeking information on companies in the biopharmaceutical space, with its global coverage of business, research, development, regulatory and formulation science? Get a feel for BCE in this blog about our latest review.

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