Analog Records Management Challenges

Each year, the National Archives and Records Administration releases its Federal Agency Records Management (FARM) report.  The 2017 version, released in August 2018, shows that agencies are mostly on track for meeting upcoming records management deadlines that will shift the government towards a more modernized, digitally inclusive state. Despite their …

Regulatory pressure is reshaping big data as we know it

It should come as no surprise to anyone monitoring the burgeoning big data ecosystem that the increasing quantity of data being generated, the majority of which is unstructured—combined with the growing number of external data sources and quotidian nature of data breaches—has led to today’s hyper-sensitive regulatory environment. It was …

The Future of Computing Must Have Innovation in Energy

Unless we find a new form of electronic technology that uses less energy, computing will become limited by an “energy crunch” within decades. There’s little doubt the information technology revolution has improved our lives. But unless we find a new form of electronic technology that uses less energy, computing will …

Improper Document Management Inhibits Employee Productivity

New research has revealed the persistent challenges global organizations face managing information assets, with 83% of office workers admitting that they have had to re-create documents which already exist because they have been unable to find them on their corporate network. This follows a global research study commissioned by M-Files, …