WAND Review May '23 Edition
The latest WAND Taxonomies, Glossaries, CDMs, and Updates
Table of Contents:
New Taxonomy: Smart City Taxonomy
Technologically modern urban areas which use various types of electronic methods and sensors to collect specific data. A smart city. The next step in mankind’s advancements in society. A beautiful concept, but how do you make it a reality? There are millions of documents, data, and moving parts that go into a smart city. From the tiniest microchip to the largest building, WAND’s Smart City Taxonomy covers it all! Organize your documents with ease, train your AI with speed, and begin implementing your company’s products and services in the smart cities of the world in no time!
Includes terminology covering Digital Citizen Technologies, Industry 4.0, Information and Communication Technologies, Robots, Smart Buildings, Smart City Finances, Smart Education, Smart Entertainment, Smart Farming, Smart Government, Smart Grid, Smart Health, Smart Manufacturing, and Smart Transportation. (View Taxonomy)
Records Retention Taxonomy Updates
WAND has added 356 new terms to our Records Retention Taxonomy! This new addition focuses on expanding the Document Formats, Employee Related Records, and Financial Records sections to give you a more robust set of terms with which you can categorize and find your documents.
Document Formats now includes terms like SPAM Emails, Questionnaires, Pictures, and Calendars. Under Employee Related Records, you can now find terms like Welfare Plans, Employee Drug and Alcohol Tests, and Time Cards. Financial Records additions include Cargo Invoices, Investment Purchase Records, and Manufacturing Reports.
This is just a small sample of the updates and additions made to this taxonomy. Please visit the portal for a full list. (View Taxonomy)
Environmental Taxonomy Updates
WAND's Environmental Taxonomy is constantly changing to keep up with the latest science on the environment! The most recent Environmental update added 137 terms.
You can now find terms related to various Pyrolysis Reactors, Steam Turbines, Wastewater Technologies, and Wind Turbines. This is just a small sample of the updates and additions made to this taxonomy. Please visit the portal for a full list. (View Taxonomy)
Finance and Investment Taxonomy Updates
Our Finance and Investment Taxonomy just underwent a massive update, adding 1,929 terms to its library.
You can now explore the full list of newly added terms by visiting our WAND Taxonomy Library Portal. There you will see terms such as Capital Allocation, many different kinds of subsidies, new narrower terms to the Economic Bubble as well as narrower terms to Economic Indicators such as Employment-to-Population Ratio and Consumer Confidence Index. This is just a small sample of the updates and additions made to this taxonomy. Please visit the portal for a full list. (View Taxonomy)
What's in a Name?
Words can mean lots of different things depending on the context, audience, and industry. Understanding the differences and employing a company-wide glossary can avoid a lot of confusion in communications! Consider, if you will, the word...
To direct someone, or cause someone to follow
A person or route that enables one to access information
A poisonous, soft, malleable metal A potential customer