The Value of Taxonomy – How to Make a Case, Quickly

Let’s face it, the value of a taxonomy isn’t inherently obvious to everyone. Some people have to be convinced that a taxonomy can help them do their job better, faster, and smarter. Not only for their department but for the entire organization! If you are responsible for organizing information in your company but find it’s tough to get support from stakeholders and key decision-makers, no worries. A good elevator pitch will get them thinking.


The Business Value and Bottom Line Impact of Taxonomy

Business agility rests upon a well-architected environment of business processes, workflows, and communications. 

So how does taxonomy fit in? It’s everywhere - taxonomy is the foundational building block that improves efficiencies, collaboration, and cost reductions across the enterprise. And the more agile you are, the better opportunity you have to compete and win. 

Join us on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. ET for a live, online event that expands upon the value and bottom-line impact of taxonomy.  In this webcast you will learn:


Commercial PIM Systems: 4 Best Practices To Conduct Before a PIM Evaluation

As your business and product data complexity grows, so too may your need for an enhanced Product Information Management (PIM) system that accounts for numerous operating units, separate companies, global operations, and more.

You may already be in the thick of PIM evaluations and vendor demos, or grappling with inconsistencies in product data, taxonomies, user errors, scalability or more. Or, you may already see these issues coming, and are ready to tackle them proactively.


Four Steps to Making Artificial Intelligence Actually Work

No, your chatbot doesn't think and learn like a human brain (not yet). Here's the secret to how they really learn.


Ontologies for ecommerce personalization - going beyond taxonomies

Knowledge is continually evolving, with new designs and discoveries leading to innovation across all industries. Sellers of technical products or components have to invest in engineering and solution capabilities or be able to harvest and repurpose the expertise from elsewhere in their industry.  Due to the complexity of fast moving technologies and ecosystems of suppliers and designs, customers frequently look to their suppliers to educate and guide them. 


Beyond Taxonomy - How Manufacturers & Distributors are Innovating in Ecommerce

In the early days of ecommerce, manufacturers and distributors were executing on the basics – building navigation and classification hierarchies was a major effort. Though always a work in progress and never a trivial effort, building effective hierarchies is guided by straightforward principles. But, taxonomies are more than navigation hierarchies and can be leveraged to drive advanced capabilities. In our next executive roundtable, the panel discussion will address the challenges in building more powerful capabilities based on a foundation of a well-constructed taxonomy.