Using AI for Metadata Creation


High quality metadata plays an outsized role in improving enterprise search results. But convincing people to consistently apply quality metadata has been an uphill battle for most companies. One solution that has been around for a long time now is to automate metadata's creation, using rules-based content auto-classification products. Back in 2004, I ran a large, greenfield enterprise content management program for a big UK university. I was lucky to work with information management experts in the university library and a member of the W3C metadata group on the project.