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Our always educational, sometimes inspirational, thoughts and ideas on the industry developments and trends impacting digital transformation and Public Sector Procurement.

SWISS®: Bringing Graph Thinking to Engineering Documents (Part Two)

Daria Mathew | December 19, 2019

In our last post, we provided an introduction to graph thinking and the concept of nodes (or vertices) and edges (or links) as a way to describe networks. As examples, we pointed to Facebook (a social graph with connections between people and the things that people like) and Google (which uses the connections between web pages as a measure of relevance).

SWISS®: Bringing Graph Thinking to Engineering Documents (Part One)

Daria Mathew | November 18, 2019

Graph thinking, derived from a branch of mathematics called Graph Theory, is all the rage in Silicon Valley. For instance, in August, Gartner identified knowledge graphs and graph analytics as two of 29 emerging technologies CIOs should experiment with in the next year. (See: Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies.)