Should Dark Data be brought to light?

Dark data has become a topic of interest for many companies over the last few years.  So, is the term as scary as it sounds?  What is dark data?  Gartner defines dark data as “the information assets organizations collect, process … 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

Newly-released industry content: information governance, eDiscovery, and IT

Sherpa prides itself on providing up-to-date, helpful content to all information professionals. Newly-released in June are three handbooks highlighting key industry topics, including: information governance eDiscovery information technology With more than a dozen authors, Sherpa’s blog is jam-packed with industry … Read More

Mitigating Fraud with Internal Investigation Software

Fraud is a pretty alarming scenario for any company, whether it be large or small, and it can be particularly alarming when the fraud, or suspected fraud, is internal. A company needs to swiftly handle a suspected fraud situation with … Read More

Now Available! Archive Attender 4.3

A new version of Archive Attender for Exchange, Sherpa’s mailbox and PST data archiving solution, has been released and is now available for download.  This update is highly recommended for Archive Attender users as it contains a number of fixes … 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