KM Portal is a distributed hypermedia system to manage knowledge in UPM to support the creation, collection, storage and dissemination of expertise and knowledge. The portal is designed to collect information or data on academic staff areas of expertise and their contributions to knowledge through research. Data from KM Portal is also used to evaluate the performance of academic staff research through the integration of data into the e-SSM. KM Portal system is ready to be integrated with other systems to get data from the system.
Knowledge Management Division also acts as the coordinating and monitoring the data collection Research University (RU) to be reported to the Ministry of Education each year. Existing data will also be used as a benchmark for performance each department and each KPI determination.