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BA Insight to Discuss How to Make Enterprise Search Relevant Through Unified Information Access on Upcoming Webinar

Guest Speaker David Schubmehl of IDC to Share Perspectives

BOSTON, Mass. - May 15, 2014 – BA Insight, provider of software that transforms SharePoint into a Powerful Unified Information Access Platform, will host a webinar on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:00pm EDT entitled, “Making Enterprise Search Relevant Through Unified Information Access.” BA Insight's CTO Jeff Fried will be joined by featured guest speaker David Schubmehl, Research Director, Search and Content Analytics of IDC, for this informative discussion.

Due to the vast explosion of structured and unstructured data, users are experiencing increasing challenges locating and accessing the critical information and expertise needed to excel in their roles. Even the enterprise search technology that has been implemented to resolve these issues is failing to locate relevant information while providing a sub-par user experience. This can have negative consequences, such as the inability to effectively respond to customer queries, widespread duplication of effort, and decreased employee productivity.

This complimentary webinar will address these challenges as attendees will learn:

  • How enterprise search is changing and the trend towards Unified Information Access
  • How organizational needs are driving demand for a platform approach
  • What is needed to turn enterprise search into a Killer App
  • What to consider when developing targeted applications

WHAT: Making Enterprise Search Relevant Through Unified Information Access

WHEN: Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:00pm ET

WHO: Jeff Fried, Chief Technology Officer, BA Insight
David Schubmehl, Research Director, Search and Content Analytics, IDC


This webinar will be particularly valuable for attendees who are responsible for:

  • Information Technology/Services
  • Applications/Application Architecture
  • Knowledge Management/Solutions
  • Content and Collaboration

About BA Insight

BA Insight’s software addresses the Speed to Information challenge organizations face by quickly connecting SharePoint users to the knowledge they need – linking key enterprise systems with an easy-to-implement, use and upgrade software portfolio. Our software enhances SharePoint out-of-the-box, increasing user adoption while decreasing user complaints. It replaces slow, high effort, and expensive customized approaches with easy to use, off-the-shelf software.

Our software portfolio includes connectors and federation to provide secure connectivity to a wide variety of systems; classification to increase findability using auto-tagging, metadata generation, and text analytics; applications to improve the user experience with search squarely at the interface of users and information; and analytics to provide valuable data to make intelligent decisions about your intranet.

Hundreds of organizations and millions of users benefit from BA Insight’s software on a daily basis to provide compelling intranets that people love to use including the Australian Government Department of Defence, CA Technologies, Chevron, Keurig Green Mountain, Mars, Pepsi, Pfizer, and Travers Smith. BA Insight is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, a member of the Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance, and an Elastic Partner.

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