A method of using technology to collect, process and condense information with a goal of efficient management. The primary technologies needed are contained in a set of modeling tools that either have or interface to a production-worthy repository where the information is stored and managed. The repository and tools must be capable of receiving information in a "top-down," "bottom-up" or "middle-out" evolutionary manner.
In today's knowledge economy, organizations that can't properly utilize their information assets risk serious failure. Information management is an emerging field that is concerned with:
The purpose of information management is to:
The Radish Consultants helps you develop a deep understanding of the users of information and the organizational and social goals information management serves. As a result, you are equipped to use information both as a competitive tool and a means to create positive organizational change.