Death to File Shares: Long-Live File Shares

Vendors selling into the information governance market might be forgiven for thinking that most organizations have simply pushed file share clean up to one side as they pursue other priorities. However, after a week spent with the MER Conference and CIGO Summit events, it’s clear that the story is in resurgence. The reasons are manifold […]

Intelligent Migration to GCDocs at ARMA NCR Ottawa

Today we ran a great workshop in partnership with Treasury Board Services of Canada and the Information Governance Initiative (IGI) to work through approaches to intelligent migration to the Government Canada Documents (GCDocs) repository (aka OpenText Content Server). The workshop was hosted by ARMA NCR in Ottawa and drew attendance from around 25 people from […]

Not If, But When You Get Hacked

The prominent and deeply experienced Russ Stalters has been around the business end of information for some time and has certainly seen a thing or two. But when I review his linkedin profile, the thing that always stands out for me is his senior role in the management of information during the response and restoration efforts for the Deepwater […]

IRMS Conference 2016: A Better Future?

I think this year was my 5th IRMS Conference. A mere amateur perhaps compared to some but with that much committed I think I can register valid comment and this year I’m pleased to be able to reflect on what I felt was a noticeable ‘sharper’ event. Its clear that the formula for IRMS Conference […]

Information Governance is NOT a User Problem!

Sure, we’d all like it to be wouldn’t we? Our users saving into the right folder, tagging their files and cleaning up their trash. Then again, maybe not – frankly, I can’t think of an information professional who believes that users really should take on the responsibility for managing ‘their’ content/data/information in the way the […]

Welcome to Discovery Center Release 4.3.9

In the last half of 2015 we freshened up our image with a new website and resources; we also responded to market demand with the introduction of our Content Compliance offering. What is different about Content Compliance is that it adds sensitive data identification to our existing content clean-up capabilities to offer risk and cost […]