louisrosenfeld.com logotype

Home > Bloug Archive

Aug 04, 2005: Another QotD

Steve Arnold, writing on enterprise search in the latest CMS Watch: "The truth is that nothing associated with locating information is cheap, easy, or fast."

Au contraire Steve; I've been known to be cheap, easy, and occasionally fast. Anyway, Steve's article is well worth a read both for the trends and Steve's observations.

Another Arnold quote, this of the "how many more times will people have to hear it" variety: "...the enterprise search community is turning full circle or rediscovering what indexers have known since scrolls were rolled as pushed into clay tubes at Ephesus. Humans and human-like processes are needed to supplement or do certain types of taxonomy development, indexing, classification and analysis." Right on, man.

email this entry

Add a Comment:

Name

Email

URL (optional, but must include http://)

Required: Name, email, and comment.
Want to mention a linked URL? Include http:// before the address.
Want to include bold or italics? Sorry; just use *asterisks* instead.

DAYENU ); } else { // so comments are closed on this entry... print(<<< I_SAID_DAYENU
Comments are now closed for this entry.

Comment spam has forced me to close comment functionality for older entries. However, if you have something vital to add concerning this entry (or its associated comments), please email your sage insights to me (lou [at] louisrosenfeld dot com). I'll make sure your comments are added to the conversation. Sorry for the inconvenience.

I_SAID_DAYENU ); } ?>