The business benefit of taxonomy based search in MOSS 07 with Smartlogic

So here we have a great example of a real difficulty faced by local government councils today. One of the roles of the council is to deliver information to citizens in a manner that is cost efficient and helps people to stay aware of issues effecting them. So for example imagine you wanted information on…

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Smartlogic Test Library…screenshot of a cool app!

So following on from the last post you can see here what the document library woudl start to look like with all the classified documents:   In the next post I will show the impact that organising documents will have on the user experience of a website or intranet site!

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Great ISV showing how to add value to MOSS 07..deeper document classification!

So occasionally it’s a pleasure in Microsoft to work with some cool ISVs who add value to our platform by adding features that we havent implemented, one of these partners is Smartlogic. I wanted to share some of the screenshots of their cool demos showing how they can allow customers to add greater classification of…

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Ray Ozzie on techNet….nice video and insight into Microsoft

Some nice videos on CNET at the moment, check out this one from Ray Ozzie, the chap who is taking over from BillG as Chief Software Architect at Microsoft: http://news.com.com/1606-2-6134071.html?tag=st.rb Scenario based design…a nice resume! Enjoy!

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Funniest thing I have seen all year…Elf Yourself..

One of my good friends Jon Poynton has highlighted not only this great website but his aptitude at using Digital Image Suite by taking a picture of Steve Clayton aka ‘The Geek in Disguise’ and delivering the following superb entertainment: http://www.elfyourself.com/?userid=ce8cfadac3268e564d18756G06122100   Had me in tears – nifty footwork – go and elf your mates…

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Saw this on CNET – Goofiest tech moves of 2006

These round ups always serve as a good reminder of the year that has been 🙂   Security implications of confidential information Removal of Pluto from the planets Interests in Consumer gadgets and how excited people get about them 🙂   http://news.com.com/1606-2_3-6144305.html?tag=ne.video.6134071 Enjoy!

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MOSS 07 Voodoo…well actually crawling and indexing technology explained – great download!

I have received a few comments on the ‘hows’ behind the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 magic on crawling and indexing of content. Now contrary to popular belief the technology is not entirely based on voodoo but some rather clever technology – want to know what exactly then check out this rather handy little Christmas…

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SharePoint 2007 Enterprise Search: Screenshots – Great Legal customer testament!

Sometimes from time to time it is great to see customers really getting into the power of some of the technology we bring to market. Tom Baldwin based in LA writes a cool blog about the technology aspects affecting his life in the legal world and has recently deployed Enterprise search with MOSS 07: http://kmpipeline.blogspot.com/2006/12/sharepoint-2007-enterprise-search.html…

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From the news today…check out the comparison with IBMs Omnifind here:

Following hot on the news of the IBM story with Yahoo today (See earlier post) some more of you might like to read the product comparison with IBMs Omniview here: Product Comparison by ‘Technology and Business’ on Google, Microsoft, IBM and ISYS….check out these results! Enjoy!

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IBM Omnifind and Yahoo team up…..love it when industries warm up!

So some of you may have seen this news today about IBM and Yahoo teaming up around their desktop and enterprise search products..you can see some of the initial news here: CNET here: http://news.com.com/IBM+and+Yahoo+team+up+on+corporate+search/2100-1038_3-6143269.html?tag=nefd.top CRN here: http://www.channelweb.co.uk/crn/news/2170887/ibm-teams-yahoo-search I look forward to waiting for the joined up training for partners to capitalise on the Search opportunity! I…

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