All posts tagged “industrial engineering

What Makes Data Information

To paraphrase Peter Drucker, a database is not information, but the raw material from which information can be drawn. He says that to become information, data must be organized for a task, directed toward specific performance and applied to a decision. Let’s look at each… Read More

Knowledge Management Fails

Why doesn’t more information lead to better decisions, reduced redundancy of content creation and more collaboration? The Silo • Data for one business division or project is in one PDM system, while data for other projects is in different PDM systems. And good, universal information… Read More