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

In the final part of Jinfo's product review of Wide Narrow, workflow software designed to support the work of an intelligence team, we take a look at the value of the product, including the customisation of reports, and what help and training are available to users. We also highlight some of the key competitors in the field and pricing information.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3055

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Wide Narrow (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
14th September 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of our review of Wide Narrow, workflow software designed to support the work of an intelligence team, Scott Vine looks at its collaboration and customisation features, including a full overview of the product's use of clusters which help you refine content. He also looks at its search and output features as well as its visualisation options.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3055

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

Wide Narrow is workflow software designed to support the work of an intelligence team. The first part of Jinfo's review introduces the company and product which is used by both small and large companies alike and supports both continuous and ad-hoc intelligence workflows and is highly flexible.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3055

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Wednesday, 12th September 2018

Wide Narrow is workflow software designed to support the work of an intelligence team. Jinfo's full product review gives a detailed overview of the product which is used by both small and large companies alike and supports both continuous and ad-hoc intelligence workflows and is highly flexible....

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Click to view the article Kate Lomax Why pay for an intelligence platform?
10th September 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Just as the amount of information available to us increases, the number of tools to manage and navigate this information has also rapidly increased. More and more people are turning to free web-based tools such as Google Scholar for research discovery or Google Alerts for current awareness. Open source and commercial tools have also continued to evolve. Many now offer varying degrees of automation and machine learning that helps us make sense of the masses of information and data now available to us at work and this article explores some of these issues.

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Click to view the article Louise Brookes How do vendors work with users to facilitate customisation?
31st August 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Keeping on top of the news on customers, competitors, suppliers and the business environment is an ever increasing challenge for information teams to enable their organisations to make informed and better decisions. Over the last 10 years, Jinfo has been observing the evolution of current awareness tools used for this task and following the development of the next generation of tools, which allow for much greater integration of content, user collaboration and variety of outputs, including dashboards and visualisation of data. This article explores the potential for greater customisation and improvements in the process.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo model - intelligence systems
Tuesday, 21st August 2018

This Jinfo model for intelligence systems is based on our research and analysis of the changes in technology and user expectations impacting on current awareness and resulting in a move towards meeting the higher-value need for intelligence that directly supports business action. We identify the...

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Mini review of Manzama Insights - market analytics and AI power strategic decision-making
19th July 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Manzama caters to those in the legal, accounting and financial fields with an easy-to-use market intelligence platform which offers innovative searching and filtering features, tailored to the needs of its audience. 

Our most recent review of Manzama Base, the specialised market intelligence platform, was published this time last year. In our latest review, we look at Manzama Insights, which was launched earlier this year and is the analytics application for Base. Insights uses the same content set of 80,000 websites and social media sources and this review provides some background information on Manzama Base and a detailed explanation of how Insights was developed; highlights its value and use-cases; explores its content and integration partnerships with premium content providers, such as D&B, LexisNexis and the Financial Times; reviews the platform's technology, particularly in relation to the user interface, ease of use and outputs and alerts; and covers product maturity and development plans along with pricing information.

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Click to view the article Catherine Dhanjal Book now for our panel discussion on intelligence systems
18th June 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Don't miss our webinar on intelligence platforms on June 28, featuring Northern Light and Comintelli. Find out more in this blog.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of InfoNgen (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
18th April 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of our new product review of InfoNgen, a web monitoring and aggregation service from EPAM Systems, we highlight the product's key value, in particular, its search functionality, industry vertical focus, and distribution capabilities. We also look at the help and training available as well as its competitors from Cision and Meltwater in the PR market to Manzama and LexisNexis Newsdesk in the legal market, whilst in the corporate sector, there is Digimind, Dow Jones Factiva, and Comintelli. The company also has some exciting product developments in the pipeline including the enablement of artificial intelligence (AI) and voice-activated query building.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2989

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of InfoNgen (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
17th April 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of Jinfo's fresh product review of InfoNgen, a web monitoring and aggregation service from EPAM Systems, we look at the mix of proprietary and open source technology used by the product, how searches can be filtered using facets, its taxonomies, and categories, as well as its visualisation features, alerts and newsletters. We also take a look at the administrative functions within the product, including the ability to set up alerts, newsletters, and widgets and receive monthly reports.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2989

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of InfoNgen (sources - content & coverage)
16th April 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of our new product review of InfoNgen, a web monitoring and aggregation service from EPAM Systems, we take a detailed look at the wide range of business and professional sources available within the product, along with its coverage and how it processes content.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2989

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of InfoNgen (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
13th April 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the first part of our new full product review of InfoNgen, a current awareness solution serving the legal, pharmaceutical and financial markets, we give an outline of the company and product, look at some of its key advantages, use-cases, as well as all changes introduced to the product since our last review in 2013.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2989

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Friday, 13th April 2018

We last reviewed InfoNgen, the web monitoring and aggregation service, in 2013 and in this fresh new review we revisit the product to see what's changed. The InfoNgen discovery portal is a semantic web discovery platform that provides content discovery and text analytics solutions for...

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Q&A with InfoNgen - news aggregation & personalisation engine
7th February 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo interviewed Serge Velychko of InfoNgen, a current awareness solution serving the legal, pharmaceutical and financial markets, to find out about its parent company, EPAM Systems, and how the product continues to evolve. We also focus on its tagging technology and industry-specific taxonomies and how these help clients build customised solutions.

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford Competitive intelligence meets current awareness in Aurora FirstLight
5th February 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The current awareness and competitive intelligence space offers many options in terms of complexity of product and platform. Where does Aurora FirstLight sit in this mix?

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Aurora FirstLight (help & training; administration; competitors; pricing)
30th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of Jinfo's product review of Aurora FirstLight, a powerful competitive intelligence platform with access to over 67,000 media sources, we take a look at the product's ability to act as a bespoke intelligence backbone, with access to LexisNexis content and social media tracking that can serve any size organisation. We also explore what support is available and how responsive this was. Finally, we see how administrators can derive value from the product and who its competitors, are along with pricing options.  

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2937

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Northern Light applies powerful machine learning to its search functionality
29th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Northern Light has recently applied machine learning to its global search functionality to provide summaries of internal market research reports and business news articles for competitive intelligence analysis. According to the company, it is the first really new improvement to search in over 20 years. In this article, we take a look at how it came to be and how it can add value.

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of Aurora FirstLight (sources - content & coverage)
26th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part two of Jinfo's product review of Aurora's FirstLight, we highlight the product's sources, including news databases, company financials, as well as access to LexisNexis Metabase content. It also lists the product's languages and geographical coverage.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2937

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Thursday, 25th January 2018

Aurora's FirstLight is a Software as a Service (SaaS) product and a powerful competitive intelligence product that uses machine-learning algorithms to mine public and private data sources and can help organisations make more informed business decisions. The product appeals to library and...

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