SE735 - Data and Document Representation & Processing

Spring 2013 –Assignment 1


Due: February 7, 2013

Email Document to me by 6:00 PM

Assignment: Document Engineering in the News

The purpose of this assignment is to provide practice in looking at Document Engineering news stories and case studies in a systematic way.

Finding a Story

Your assignment is to analyze two "Document Engineering in the News" stories. You can find these on the web, in the library, in newspapers or magazines. The only requirements for the stories that you find are that

(a) it was published in the last year

(b) you can provide a URL or a bibliographic citation for it and


Where to look: CIO Magazine (,  Line56 (, Business Process Management (, and Info World ( but more general publications like the Wall Street Journal (, The Economist (, and Business Week ( occasionally have Document Engineering stories.