is a modular software
is based on a modular software platform. The initial
installation is done by an IT-Administrator through
simple procedures. A Knowledge
Manager, with little IT-Know How, is able to change
the required configuration and parameters designed to
meet the needs of an individual solution.
powerKNOW consist of two main
A collection of Knowledge Documents with
all the text fields, meta information, attachments and other relevant information form the contents of a powerKNOW system.
2. Access methods
powerKNOW has got two powerful access methods to allow fast and reliable search for
Search Keyword Tree
Search Keywords are user defined and organized in the form of a hierarchical tree
structure. It allows the definition of unlimited number of Search Keywords.
You can, thus, create a multi dimensional structure.
The branches of such a structure can be changed or renamed at any later stage. Change of the tree structure is also possible.
Full text search
All the contents including attachments in usual office formats
or pdf are part of the full text index.
Searching can be done by full word match, abbreviated word match, Boolean combinations, proximity search, etc. Furthermore, searched text can be
texts and/or attachments.
You can create your own customized Knowledge Retention Solution by defining
the number of text fields of My Structure you require,
the names or notations of these fields,
the Search Keyword
and different parameters of a knowledge process.
Configuration and parameters can be administered simply using a web front end by the user with little IT Know How. All the above settings can be changed by authorized personnel any time during a running system allowing a prototype system to be transformed to a production system with minimum of changes. Result is a quick productive Knowledge Retention Solution. This transformation does NOT result in loss of already created knowledge documents.
of powerKNOW as a Knowledge Retention Solution
Structure (Knowledge Documents)
entry and update of Knowledge Documents.
Keyword Tree (Taxonomy)
Quality comfort search (full text search with
highlighting in meta information and/or in
Administration with role models
of a user defined knowledge process
for a knowledge document release
application for intranet or internet (installation
required only on server, clients need only a browser and do not need any extra