Smart Content with ‘PoolParty PowerTagging’

At this year´s Atlassian Summit and Semantic Tech & Business Conference, both to be held between May and June in San Francisco, we will present a brandnew plugin for Confluence, the leading Content and Social Collaboration software. PoolParty PowerTagging helps users to tag (annotate) pages more precisely with the lowest possible effort.

Come and visit us at one of the above mentioned conferences and we will showcase for you PoolParty PowerTagging and also a search application for ConfluenceConfluence is a web-based corporate wiki written in Java and mainly used in corporate environments. It is developed and marketed by Atlassian. Confluence is sold as either on-premises software or as a hosted solution. Its license is proprietary, but a zero-cost license program is available for ... which ‘understands’ better what the user is really looking for than any usual search application based on a full text indexThis is referring to Index in the context of Information Technology. For other meanings, see Index (disambiguation). In computer science, an index can be: an integer which identifies an array element a data structure that enables sublinear-time lookup.

We would like to demonstrate to you several use cases which benefit from our approach:

  • avoid duplication of work by identifying similar pages to the one you’re working on!
  • find someone other’s work by using your own words and phrases, conquer the Babylonian language confusion and increase your team’s efficiency to work together!
  • open up to an even bigger space: enrich your Confluence pages even with content from the WWW, collaborate with the whole world!

The tool makes use of semantic webSemantic Web is a group of methods and technologies to allow machines to understand the meaning - or "semantics" - of information on the World Wide Web. The term was coined by World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) director Tim Berners-Lee. According to the original vision, the availability of ... technologies to analyze Confluence pages with the aim of extracting automatically the most important objects, concepts or phrases within the edited text. The applied text analytics method is based on controlled vocabulariesControlled vocabularies provide a way to organize knowledge for subsequent retrieval. They are used in subject indexing schemes, subject headings, thesauri and taxonomies. Controlled vocabulary schemes mandate the use of predefined, authorised terms that have been preselected by the designer of ..., thus ‘PowerTagging’ is a very efficient way to index content from any Confluence space. PowerTagging is the basis to make content smarter & searchable the semantic way.

PowerTagging is a free Confluence plugin which can improve Confluence’s ability to support the linking of ideas, contents and experts. It is based on PoolParty Semantic Technologies.