Managing complex environments with Topic Maps

On, Kika pointed to this univers imedia paper on topic maps, presented at Knowledge Technologies 2001.

This paper proposes a general methodology for Topic Map building and management in complex information environments involving a great diversity of resources, objects, concepts and actors.

Complexity is the main issue of many information and knowledge environments. ... Managing complexity is in fact what Topic Map technology is all about. The proposed methodology is therefore mainly addressing representation and management of information in such complex environments.