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Tracking Consumer Privacy and Protection Trends

By |January 22nd, 2019|

For several years leading up to the GDPR May 2018 affective day, the information management industry was in a tizzy about preparation, risks, ramifications and impacts. This wide-sweeping protection act hogged the spotlight and attention, but those with a keen eye were paying attention to the ongoing and increasing trend towards more consumer data […]

Don’t Let Renewal Charge Increases Break the Bank

By |January 10th, 2019|

As the wave of vendor consolidations in the content management, content services and information management space continue, it’s important to be watchful for some common tactics used to maximize the value of the existing customer base that can bust your software renewal budget through balloon charges.

Increased license renewal and maintenance fees – It […]

Four Steps to Diagnosing Your Content Services Challenges

By |November 26th, 2018|

Are you charged with managing a variety of aging enterprise business systems for your organization? Content lives across all of these on-premises systems and is often duplicated or redundant across silos. You likely:

Access, monitor and govern an ever-growing mountain of business content on systems that fall short on user experience, responsiveness and connectivity

“Show me the money” – on demand!

By |June 21st, 2018|

It’s a new world in the banking industry. Paper statements, sent each month by mail, have been the mainstay of banks and other institutions for decades, but consumers now expect immediate access to information about transactions, balances, previous checks and more at any time of the day or night. While a traditional Print Stream […]

Content Services: What’s in a Name?

By |May 17th, 2018|

It seems worth noting the shift in market terminology from ECM to Content Services that has taken place in the last year or so. This rebranding is rooted in the idea that ECM is too limiting or no longer adequate to describe the information management and interconnectivity that is needed today. I’ve even heard […]

Blockchain – A Pending FinTech Disruptor?

By |December 6th, 2017|

As a large number of financial institutions and banks continue exploring blockchain and its applications, it is becoming evident that blockchain is turning out to be a positive disruptor with the potential to redefine the financial sector.

So, what is blockchain?

Simply put, a blockchain serves as an open, distributed, ledger that can record digital transactions […]

Just when you thought you knew everything about GDPR.

By |December 5th, 2017|

People today are talking a lot about issues of data privacy, integrity and GDPR. With all the data breaches that have made the news lately, it’s no wonder that there is so much concern. Data owners, data handlers and data processors all have a lot at stake in the changing international business landscape, and […]

Content Out of Control? Get a Grip.

By |November 16th, 2017|

Content is a powerful tool for any business, but with that power comes massive responsibility. That’s because businesses today are governed by a host of legal guidelines and requirements that require them to manage and protect that content from unauthorized use or exposure. Content can range from customer data or financials to market intelligence […]

Is Delegating The Ticket to Enabling Business Growth?

By |July 19th, 2017|

Core. Collaborate. Delegate. (Part 3 of 3)

By Elizabeth Albee

Have you considered drawing on someone else’s core competency to reach your desired outcome?

In the first two articles in this series, we discussed the ability of enterprise data strategy to not only maximize but actually increase the value of information within a company. The key rests in […]

The Impact of Collaboration on Your Organization

By |June 30th, 2017|

Core. Collaborate. Delegate. (Part 2 of 3)

By Elizabeth Albee

Is Your Core Competency Contributing to Your Organization’s Success?

Enterprise data strategy is the underpinning for a framework of capabilities that, when executed together, can not only maximize but actually increase the value of information within a company, by making sure it is aligned to support corporate strategic […]