Knowledge Management: Taming The Info Monster

Now, coping with data overload--both inside and outside the company--is a matter of survival

In the Internet age, the world's great information storehouses--France's Bibliotheque Nationale, the U.S. Library of Congress, Taiwan's National Central Library--are just mouse clicks away. The patent describing the world's first portable computer, the original recipe for sugarless chewing gum, the formula for the vaccine against polio--are all quickly accessible in ways unimaginable just a few years ago.

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