Enterprise data services vendor CTERA announced this week it now supports Amazon Web Services's new file storage option, Amazon Simple Storage Service Standard – Infrequent Access, otherwise known as Amazon S3 Standard-IA
Custom content management systems are gaining in popularity, though not everyone loves them. Most often used by publishing and media outlets, a bespoke CMS is useful for organizations that want to keep up with the rapidly changing ways their target markets consume information. Now educational institutions, training facilities and human resource departments are looking at whether custom learning management systems are a better option than the legacy or turnkey LMSs they currently use.
The next time someone suggests that moving state agencies to a new records management system is easy, point them to a project out of Portland, OR that was six years in the making. It combined the needs of 40 jurisdictions spanning two states and 150 IT staff from 43 different agencies.
With Hurricane Joaquin still on the minds of many on the east coast, Tyler Morris, Iron Mountain Government Services director of product management, had some timely tips about the importance of keeping your physical and digital records safe during a disaster.
The idea that Enterprise Content Management is on life support has been around a while. Critics of ECM solutions say they are little more than expensive content silos, that traditional use cases are outdated, or big data will drive its disruption. Not so fast, says OpenText exec Stephen Ludlow. ECM is "not doomed to fail."
Lamar Alexander, chairman of the committee overseeing the federal electronic health record program, is asking the Office of Management and Budget to delay its final review of the Stage 3 regulations until early 2017.
A new report from the Medical Group Management Association reveals physicians across the US spend an average of 34 percent more on technology now than they did four years ago. The spending increase isn't all that surprising, but the fact that it's only gone up 34 percent is.
Web CMS vendor Primero Systems announced this week the launch of Webtreepro, a content management system designed to address the unique needs of franchises and other multi-site companies who need reliable tools to keep their branding consistent, no matter where, when or how corporate content is used.
Digital experience company Acquia announced Monday that it has secured $55 million in venture capital, a scant 16 months after nabbing over $50 million in its last round of funding. The company plans to funnel the cash into its global operational efforts as well as to bolster sales, marketing and product development.
For the past seven years, ARMA International and Forrester Research have teamed up to take the pulse of records and information management experts and pin down their thoughts, ideas and most pressing concerns. The results of this year's survey are in and Forrester analyst Cheryl McKinnon shared a few of them in the September/October issue of ARMA Information Management Magazine.
Data and file protection is arguably one of the most important jobs IT pros have, yet it's one of the things they feel least confident about doing properly.
As with many cloud-based file storage providers, Box users have very little control over where and how files are used once they leave the service's environment. Data security vendor Vera announced a set of tools this week that give Box users a high level of control over documents leaving Box's ecosystem.
Technology strategist Krish Kupathil says today's teaching environments should focus on social learning if we want to prepare the emerging workforce for the long haul.
The Office of Government Information Services released a report this month outlining how it thinks the Federal Emergency Management Agency is managing its Freedom of Information Act program. Conclusion: Not too well.
The partnership between OpenText and SAP hybris Solutions helps organizations target their digital assets where they'll do the most good.
Digital workforce vendor harmon.ie rolled out a new tool that unifies all email and documents in a single, central repository instead of relegating them to Exchange and SharePoint, respectively.
Secure file transfer software vendor Globalscape rolled out a newly updated version of EFT Cloud Services with a slew of improvements designed to make file exchange and collaboration more secure. The scalable service comes in three levels of support services: Basic, Standard and Platinum, and works in either a hybrid cloud or virtual environment.