Stephen E. Arnold: Search Still Sucks

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Stephen E. Arnold

Search Is a Problem: Still a Clumsy Song and Dance Routine

From the point of view of flailing content management experts, “enterprise search” means finding information in a usually flawed, Rube Goldberg construct called a CMS or content management system.

Against this wallpaper with my scrawled biases, I read “Diagnosing Enterprise Search Failures.” The pivot point for the story is another report that almost two thirds of enterprise search users are not satisfied with the retrieval system.

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