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The Expanding Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Landscape

There is no shortage of enterprise content management (ECM) technology, and the market continues to expand — particularly in the cloud space. There are too many solutions to cover in one blog post,... […]

The Origin of File Analytics Software

File analytics software helps organizations manage their content. In this video with Doculabs Practice Leader Joe Shepley, Joe explores the origins of file analytics software.  […]

Why a Specialist is Preferable to a Big Four Consultancy in the Content Management Space

In my role at Doculabs I help current and prospective clients scope out new initiatives. I’m partially a pre-sales resource. But I also work on our delivery team to make sure that the work we deliver... […]

Taking the Middle Road with File Analytics Software: The Honda Approach

There are three approaches you can take with file analytics software: using free tools, expensive best-of-breed solutions, or a hybrid approach. This video covers the hybrid option—what Practice... […]

OpenText and Documentum’s Enterprise Content Management Union: Still Not Buying It

It’s been about a year and a half since I offered my take on the (then) recent OpenText acquisition of Documentum. At the time, I was pretty skeptical that the buy was anything more than a land grab... […]

Don't miss early registration savings for DSF '19

Document Strategy Forum (DSF) - the premiere conference and expo for high-level business executives focused on enterprise communications and information management strategies - will be held May 7 –... […]

Five Enterprise Content Management Trends in 2019: Focus on RPA, Collaboration, Information Security, Intelligent Capture and the future of IBM and OpenText

It’s 2019. According to Gartner, enterprise content management has been dead for nearly two years. IBM took second to OpenText in Gartner's most recent Magic Quadrant. IBM has been crying “foul”... […]

Video: What to Expect from Best of Breed File Analytics Software: The Cadillac Approach

With no obvious best practice choice when it comes to file analytics software, some organizations will choose a “Cadillac” approach. Information management expert Joe Shepley outlines what you should... […]

How to Use Inexpensive File Analytics Software: The Yugo Approach

You don’t have to spend a fortune to be successful with file analytics. You can take the “Yugo” approach when there are heavy constraints on costs. […]

Video: What is File Analytics and When to Use It

A Working Definition of File Analytics. When you ask information management professionals "What is File Analytics?" you can get a lot of different responses. There's no one definition that fits... […]