Microsoft Retention & Sensitivity Labels Are Powerful Tools

Despite the recent spate of interest in privacy and security in the consumer realm, these concerns extend beyond the personal realm. Organizations are increasingly cognizant of the need to protect sensitive information and to retain important information for business purposes. At the same time, they are equally eager to dispose …

5 Steps to Starting a Records Management Program

Records management is the effective and systematic control of an organization’s records, regardless of medium, through their entire life cycle–from receipt or creation until their final disposition. Records management ensures that valuable records evidencing an organization’s activities and that have legal, fiscal, administrative or historical value are protected and accessible …

The 2022 NARA mandate has agencies thinking retention policies, storage space and IT investments

The National Archives and Records Administration released its draft FY 2018 – FY 2022 Strategic Plan, which sets a timeline for the modernization and digitization of federal records. As part of this records modernization agenda, more than 500 million pages of records are scheduled to be digitized and NARA aims to …

Where Does ECM Stand?

It’s been over a year since research analyst firm, Gartner declared that Enterprise Content Management (ECM) was dead and succeeded by Content Services. At the time, some IT professionals felt that Content Services was just a subset of ECM, but where does ECM stand now? In his initial blog post last year, Gartner analyst, Michael Woodbridge …