Pt 2 – Policies for your information governance (IG) strategy. Let's talk email!

In my last article, I talked about where to start with your information governance (IG) strategy. If you recall, I advised to focus on email management policies first because it is still the most searched data store for most companies … Read More

Policies for your organization's IG strategy. Where do I start?

Policies, specifically retention policies sound so simple, don’t they? The truth is, they are anything but simple. Once you start looking at the data you have, where it is stored, and who owns it, you suddenly realize how difficult it … Read More

Jeff's Recap: How was IBM ConnectED 2015?

Though the IBM ConnectED show was one-tenth the size as it was in its LotuSphere heyday (circa 1999-2001), it was still a very successful show for us. We were able to see quite a few customers (which we always enjoy) as … Read More

Searching in IBM Connections

Over the past decade, eDiscovery has become a required business process for all companies, no matter what the size. Although the initial focus for eDiscovery was email, it has broadened to all data types, regardless of where and how the … Read More

IBM ConnectED 2015 and Lotusphere Nostalgia

This will be my 20th consecutive year at Lotusphere/IBM Connect/IBM ConnectED. Wow, have things changed since my first visit in 1996! My first two years that I attended, I lived in Phoenix and I was working for InfoImage. The past … Read More

Data leakage within your environment

Typically, when an eDiscovery request is being created, the first type of data that comes to mind is email; it is the most logical and popular place to search. Everyone uses email – and more on point, everyone keeps email. … Read More