Tech Mining: Exploiting New Technologies for Competitive Advantage
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Author(s): Alan L. Porter, Scott W. Cunningham
Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
Print ISBN: 9780471475675
Online ISBN: 9780471698463
About this Book
Tech Mining makes exploitation of text databases meaningful to those who can gain from derived knowledge about emerging technologies. It begins with the premise that we have the information, the tools to exploit it, and the need for the resulting knowledge.
The information provided puts new capabilities at the hands of technology managers. Using the material present, these managers can identify and access the most valuable technology information resources (publications, patents, etc.); search, retrieve, and clean the information on topics of interest; and lower the costs and enhance the benefits of competitive technological intelligence operations.