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05

Why Data Mapping is Critical to Managing Corporate Data

“There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don’t know. But there are also unknown unknowns. These are things we don’t … Read More

Targeting Recurring Calendar Entries with Mail Attender

Mail Attender for Windows, Sherpa’s mailbox and PST management and migration solution, has many uses. One of its more common uses is to locate documents that meet some age criteria and either delete or archive them. Typically, these types of … Read More

Gravity, physics, and the mysteries of dark data

Cosmologists and astrophysicists have long hypothesized about the existence of “dark matter,” a mysterious, invisible substance inferred by the gravitational behavior of the large-scale structure of the universe. While unseen by telescopes, dark matter may account for most of the … Read More

Searching for External Email Messages

Customers often ask how to use Discovery Attender to identify messages sent from or to someone outside their organization.  When dealing with a single domain, say sherpasoftware.com for example, the search is straightforward. You would simply use ‘Address’ as your … Read More

Musings on Chip & PIN – or – Don't Cry for Me, Argentina

As part of the technical support team at Sherpa Software, I often receive calls asking how to use our eDiscovery tools to scan for Payment Card Industry (PCI) data, whether it’s located in email messages or attachments or on file … Read More

No, it’s not like riding a bike.

At Sherpa Software, we try to engineer our tools to be as simple and intuitive as possible. We also try to build in a lot of power and flexibility to give our customers the maximum value for their purchase. Unfortunately, … Read More