An Enterprise Knowledge Management System Based on the Use Case Model

  • Yixin Li
  • Nan Ren
  • Sohail S. Chaudhry
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 255)


To implement knowledge management within an enterprise requires the implementation of an operational knowledge management system. In this paper we propose a knowledge management scheme for an enterprise that is based on the Use Case model of knowledge management using the Unified Modeling Language. The various functions of the knowledge management system are identified. This study proposes the function-required structure of knowledge management system, establishes a Use Case model of knowledge management with Unified Modeling Language, and delineates the required functions of the enterprise system.


Knowledge management system Unified modeling language Use case model 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yixin Li
    • 1
  • Nan Ren
    • 2
  • Sohail S. Chaudhry
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Business AdministrationJiangsu UniversityZhenjiang, JiangsuP. R. China
  2. 2.Economic and Management SchoolJiangsu University of Science and TechnologyZhenjiang, JiangsuP. R. China
  3. 3.Department of Decision and Information Technologies, Villanova School of BusinessVillanova UniversityVillanovaUSA

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