Off the topic: What happens online in 60 seconds and social media as a game changer

If you’re reading this, then you are one of the billions of people participating in online activity each and every day. Sure, that’s not a surprising fact, but are you aware of the staggering amount of updates, additions, and interactions … 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

Policies for your organization's IG strategy. Piles of files!

In a previous blog article, I talked about what to consider when creating retention policies for email. I spoke about things to consider when managing messages. Now, it’s time to talk about the elephant in the room- files. Many email … Read More

Improving eDiscovery: Creating a tighter collaboration between Legal & IT

One of the intriguing benefits that organizations can realize as they move toward a more integrated information governance strategy is improved collaboration between interdepartmental teams. This is especially true of collaboration between legal and information technology – two groups that … 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

What’s Holding Up Your Legal Hold?

Information governance and eDiscovery are our focus at Sherpa Software, and you can’t discuss either without mentioning Legal Hold.  The legal hold process (also called litigation hold, these terms are used interchangeably), is part of eDiscovery and therefore also falls under … Read More