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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

As an innovator in the Cognitive Search Market, BA Insight’s best of breed approach helps companies  make search intelligent by providing technology that connects machine learning, cognitive computing, and enterprise systems, powering a new generation of intranets and cognitive search solutions.  Our customers have the freedom to leverage the best search engines and cognitive computing capabilities available, providing users with an internet-like search experience while saving them precious time looking for needed information.  We support multiple search platforms including Azure Search; Elasticsearch and Elastic Cloud; and SharePoint search (online, on-prem, and hybrid).

Our modular software product portfolio features SmartHub, delivering a personalized, internet-like user experience; connectors, providing secure connectivity to a wide variety of systems; classification, increasing findability using auto-tagging, text analytics, and metadata generation; and analytics, providing valuable data to make intelligent decisions about your intranet.

Hundreds of organizations and over 3.5 million users benefit from BA Insight’s software on a daily basis to provide compelling intranets that people love to use.  This includes respected organizations such as the Australian Government Department of Defence, CA Technologies, Chevron, DLA Piper, 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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