4 Steps to information management

An EMC Digital Universe Study last year predicted that by 2020 there will be nearly as many digital bytes as there are stars in the universe. With that correlation, to say that managing ESI is a growing problem would be a gross … Read More

Are eDiscovery Policies a part of your risk management plan?

Electronic discovery (also called eDiscovery) refers to any process in which electronic data is sought, located, secured, and searched often with the intent of using it as evidence in a legal case.  Discovery of electronic records has become a concern … Read More

Off the topic: 10 must-do fall activities

The crisp air and chilly nights have begun rolling in, which means it’s time to soak up the last few weeks of decent weather.  If you’re like most people, you can’t believe how fast summer went this year and you’re … Read More

Afraid of the dark…data?

Throughout our blog, we’ve provided a substantial amount of content about how to prepare for and implement an information governance initiative within your organization. Most of that advice is geared toward managing information that your governance team knows about. As … Read More

Finding PCI & PII in Your Organization

Just about every day, the national headlines include stories about data breaches that have compromised the security of thousands or millions of confidential electronic records, often containing credit card or social security numbers.  Usually, these occur at organizations found to be in violation of various regulations or industry standards … Read More

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