Join Sherpa Software at MER (May 18-20)

Explore practical solutions to challenges facing the records management community MER is the only conference exclusively focused on addressing the key operational, technical, and legal issues associated with the life-cycle management of electronic records. Through formal sessions, associated networking events … Read More

"Keep your nose in the wind and your eye along the skyline"

Well, if you are a fan of the 1972 movie Jeremiah Johnson or Robert Redford for that matter, you probably recognize the title of this post.  It happens to be one of my favorite movies and seemed like a great … Read More

Why eDiscovery alone is not information governance

The line between eDiscovery and Information Governance has seemingly been blurred from the get go. The problem is that when you talk about information governance you can’t help but also talk about aspects of eDiscovery. Both can be described as … Read More

CIOs Finding Business Value in Structured and Unstructured Big Data

CIOs recognize how valuable both structured and unstructured data is to their organizations.  However, the process of recognizing this value differs for each data type. Structured Data As its name suggests, Information Technology (IT) knows what type of data is … Read More

Off-the-topic: Common ways that Americans spend their tax refunds

Most of us have a love/hate relationship with tax season; not only do you have to gather various paperwork from all your taxable expenses, but you’ll be asking yourself the inevitable question, “how much will I get back this year?” … Read More

Building an IT Dream Team

Information Technology (IT) has been around as a recognized business function with associated personnel since the 1950s, but the value placed on the department, functions, and employees today are much different than they were 50+ years ago. The role of IT … Read More