In a recent LinkedIn article discussing Competitive Intelligence and Automation, Partha Sarathi Bhattacharjee, Research Affiliate for MIT, identified a common sense need for automation to help researchers and analysts “meaningfully interlink large scale data.” His argument, with which we agree, is that humans possess limited cognitive abilities to reliably interconnect large scale data.
To illustrate how a CI software solution such as our own Knowledge360® can solve this challenge for researchers in the pharmaceutical industry, we have taken the example of a drug under clinical development (outlined in the original post) and detailed a step-by-step process for researching this topic using our solution. Knowledge360® is the only SaaS solution on the market that supports every aspect of the intelligence process – dramatically freeing up analysts’ time to allow them to focus on what they do best: developing strategic insights.
Topic: Obeticholic Acid OR Ocaliva
Companies: Intercept Pharmaceuticals and Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma (makers of the drug)
Internal Knowledge/Research: Your Documents and Field Intel
Total Time Spent: 20-40 Minutes
Our analysis has shown that Knowledge360® can yield a 450% increase in analyst time spent on actual analysis. Knowledge360® consolidates all your information in one place and applies advanced semantic tagging and analysis to make it easier to identify trends in your data—allowing you to focus more of your time on analysis. This award-winning, SCIP Certified solution provides users with unparalleled tools for Intelligence and Information automation and support, Knowledge Management, and Collaboration and Sharing. Knowledge360® is the industry leading solution for intelligence professionals. Our clients include the world’s greatest companies in the healthcare, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, and consumer goods industries.
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