Information Governance Practices to Prepare for a Ransomware Attack

May 17, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Information Governance Program, Data Breach

In light of the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, it is important to consider how information governance can help an organization prepare for a ransomware attack.

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More Than Just Legal Holds: Complete IG is Crucial For Law Firms and Legal Departments

May 10, 2017 by Kevin Bley

Tags: Information Governance Program, Legal Holds

Legal holds are by no means a new concept. However, with the ever expanding amount of data that businesses are producing, it is becoming a much bigger challenge.

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An Information Governance Program is the Best Way to Mitigate Risk

May 9, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: eDiscovery, Information Governance Program, Compliance

Risk is a scary word for any organization and many will go to great lengths to avoid it. Especially when we are discussing information risk, which is chock full of serious consequences. The best way to mitigate information risk, however, is a solid information governance program.

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A Successful Information Governance Program is About Business, Not Data

May 3, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Information Governance Program

Historically, getting buy-in from executives for an information governance program has been difficult. For those in the industry, this probably comes as no surprise. An information governance program is generally not seen as a priority or as something that generates revenue.

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Why Are Companies Initiating Information Governance Programs?

May 2, 2017 by Brett Grego

Tags: Dark Data, ROT Data, Information Governance Program

The Data Genomics 2016 survey reveals a few key reasons why many companies are beginning information governance programs. Not suprisingly, overall information within organizations is growing at a rate of 39% each year.

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What Does Gimmal's RecordLion Buy Mean for IG? We'll Tell You

April 28, 2017 by Team RecordLion

Tags: Featured

Mike Alsup and Chris Caplinger wrote an article that appeared on CMSWire this week. We have summarized it below.

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What is In-Place Records Management?

April 20, 2017 by Julie Lintner

Tags: Records Management, In-Place

When you are searching for a Records Management solution, there are many choices.  Many of them have similar features, although there are a few things that set them apart from each other.  One such feature is In-Place Records Management.

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3 Achievable Ways to Grow Your Information Governance Program

April 19, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, CRM

Starting (or growing) an information governance program can sometimes be difficult. Below, we have laid out 3 simple ways to move things forward.

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Information Governance Programs Can't Rely on Users

April 11, 2017 by Kevin Bley

Tags: Governance, Mobile Devices

A report from the Association for Information and Image Management (AIIM) shows that 51% of organizations have had data governance incidents in the past 12 months, including 16% undergoing a full data breach. Overall, 45% of business executives state that a lack of a solid information governance program leaves their company open to litigation and data governance risks.

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Legal Hold Requirements Need IT Buy-In

April 7, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Litigation, Legal, Definsible Disposition

Legal holds are by no means a new concept. However, with the ever expanding amount of data that businesses are producing, it is becoming a much bigger challenge.

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