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Jeff Phillips

Jeff Phillips
I’m a Principal Consultant, specializing in strategies for using ECM tools such as Microsoft Office 365 for information management.

How to Create a Metadata Framework

Many of our clients are busy planning their move to the cloud by migrating their employees and enterprise content to Office 365. But often, executive pressure on the IT organization to move quickly... […]

The Content Collaboration Challengers: Google and Box

In January I wrote about the evolution of the content collaboration space, sharing observations and predictions based on my experience working with clients. I focused on three major... […]

Productivity and Collaboration Tools in 2019: Microsoft Office 365 Will Continue to Dominate

As a principal consultant at Doculabs, I spend most of my time helping our clients find better ways to work even though they are buried under a mountain of digital information. […]

Can EFSS Become the New ECM? A Look at Three Leading Players

This is the final post of my series on electronic file sync and share (EFSS) applications, those increasingly popular tools for content management, document sharing, and collaboration. This time I’ll... […]

Office 365 or EFSS: That Is the Question

In my previous post, "What's the Issue with EFSS," I took up the question of why many IT departments are talking about eliminating electronic file sync and share (EFSS) applications, despite their... […]

Collaboration in 2018: More Integrated, More Social

When it comes to collaboration applications in 2018, we anticipate seeing a movement toward increased integration. […]

What’s the Issue with EFSS?

For more than a decade, electronic file sync and share (EFSS) applications have become increasingly popular tools for content management, document sharing, and collaboration. Indeed, in 2017, the... […]

E-discovery Capabilities in Office 365 

Doculabs gets a lot of questions from clients about the various functional capabilities of Microsoft Office 365. With concerns about information governance getting more attention, e-discovery... […]

Office 365: Controlling the Uncontrollable

In my previous post, "Office 365 and the Speed of Migration,"  I provided examples of how the myriad of applications within Office 365 introduce new complexity into the lives of your end... […]

Office 365 Functional Overlap with Collaboration Tools

In a previous post, When It Comes to Office 365, Look Before You Leap, I shared my surprise at the growing number of Doculabs consulting clients that have committed to an enterprise migration to... […]