7 Meaningful Advantages of Using a Document Management System (DMS)


When it comes to benefits that come with using a document management system, the list could be endless. Lucky for us, Mamoun Chaouni at business2community.com has laid out the top 7 most meaningful examples of advantages provided by DMS usage. Gone are the days of spending countless hours finding that one document. Save time and...

Nervous System: Oliver North and the Origin Story of Legal Technology


E-discovery may be common in today's legal world, but that certainly wasn't always the case. This month's history of cybersecurity looks back to how discovery technology was developed, and what it has to do with the Iran-Contra affair. "With the aggressive pace of technological change and the onslaught of news regarding data breaches, cyber-attacks, and...

What is Digital Asset Management (DAM)?


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"Digital asset management (DAM) is a business process for organizing, storing and retrieving rich media and managing digital rights and permissions. Rich media assets include photos, music, videos, animations, podcasts and other multimedia content." Join Jonathan Gourlay from TechTarget for a robust breakdown of what exactly DAM is and why it is so crucial to understand the...

5 Steps of Efficient Record Management


Keeping records straight is not just good business practice – it is critical to maintaining a productive, functioning company. Having a proper record management system is the foundation which supports business intelligence and the ability to make data-driven decisions which alter the bottom line. However, businesses are seeing more and more data, such as paper-based...

Medical Document Management Market Share Set to Reach USD 774.5 Billion by 2016 – Reports and Data


Increasing adoption of health information management systems and electronic medical records systems, Growing needs to curtail healthcare costs as well as need to minimize the use of paper, and the need to increase clinical efficiency are key factors contributing to a high CAGR of medical document management during the forecast period. According to the current...

Lawyers, Be Tough Customers When Purchasing Technology


Lawyers, ask yourselves: Can I ethically connect my work laptop computer to an unsecured public Wi-Fi network? What data security measures are in place at the technology vendors that store and process my clients’ confidential information? Do the software applications that process my clients’ confidential information have the latest security updates? If you don’t know the answers to...

Enterprise Document Management Systems


The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is implementing a new Enterprise Document/Content Management (ECM) system. The new system will provide a standard, Department-wide approach to document management. With the new systems put in place, delaware.gov has put together an effective overview/case study on past successes when it comes to ECM's reducing requests...