CCM in 2019
Jan. 10 2019
With 2018 behind us, it’s that time of year when we reflect on the past developments that took place in our industry and to speculate on the technology innovations yet to come. We saw the emergence... View More
Cost of CCM
Jan. 8 2019
In the new year, customer communications will continue to be critical for improving customer experiences. As we shift customer communications to a strategic function in the enterprise, it's important to... View More
Integration
Jan. 4 2019
For those of us in traditional document management domains and highly regulated industries, the ways in which our business operations, products, and customer experiences have changed over the past 20 years... View More
Explainable AI
Jan. 3 2019
Transparency is an important topic for any company looking to implement or use artificial intelligence (AI) systems. This is because some AI systems are essentially black boxes—you have no idea how... View More
DOCUMENT Strategy Most-Read Stories of 2018
Dec. 20 2018
2018 was quite the wild ride for enterprise technologists, as organizations tried to separate fact from fantasy. It's clear that the freight train known as artificial intelligence (AI) can't be stopped,... View More
Information Porblem
Dec. 19 2018
Here we are at the end of 2018, heading into 2019, and when we look at our information-related business problems of today, it’s as if we're frozen in time. According to a new research report conducted... View More
Myths of Software
Dec. 18 2018
Already back in 2002 one senior vice-president of Citibank stated that “we are a software business masquerading as a bank” . The power of software in terms of competitive advantage and even... View More
Capture and Scanning
Dec. 12 2018
Capture is a term most commonly recognized in the enterprise content management (ECM) segment as the scanning of paper documents. Today, it has expanded to include all types of information—both scanned... View More
DOCUMENT Strategy Forum 2019
Dec. 10 2018
One of the topics critical to your success in 2019 and beyond will be the integration of technologies. Even more important, we must find ways to foster collaboration between the teams that use these various... View More
Legal Hold
Nov. 28 2018
For many organizations, one of the key drivers to invest in records management and information governance initiatives is to balance recordkeeping risks in discovery during litigation. In normal business... View More
830x539_Michael
Nov. 8 2018
With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) now the law of the land, many companies are realizing that they still have work to do to achieve compliance with the European Union’s expansive... View More
830x539_Bob
Nov. 7 2018
According to a recent IDC study titled “Fax Market Pulse: Trends, Growth and Opportunities,” the use of fax technology is on the rise and is expected to continue to grow over the next few years.... View More
830x539_Joao
Nov. 6 2018
The lack of information technology (IT) professionals within the enterprise, the huge costs associated with professional services, and the lengthy amount of time invested in large implementations are all... View More
830x539_Dave
Nov. 1 2018
Increasingly, business strategies across many industries are shifting to become more customer-centric than ever. At the same, there is tremendous market consolidation between customer relationship management... View More
830x539_Chad
Oct. 30 2018
We often talk about the value of simplicity in terms of clarity. For example, is a letter or form easy to understand? Does it use plain language? Is the information well organized? While clarity is important,... View More
830x539_Sam
Oct. 29 2018
In late June, just a few hours before heading home for the summer, the California legislature passed AB 375, the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. As a result of its passage, Alastair Mactaggart,... View More
State of ECM Marketplace 2018
Oct. 26 2018
These days, all the talk is about how enterprise content management (ECM) is (to quote Gartner) “dead, kaput, finite, an ex-market name.” In some circles, the industry’s lexicon has moved... View More
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Oct. 23 2018
Nothing will shake an industry to its core like a whole software category getting replaced in favor of a new market segment. It’s no wonder that the enterprise content management (ECM) marketplace... View More
What to Look for in a Content Services Platform
Oct. 22 2018
Times have truly changed, and so have the demands of organizations. Enterprises grapple with more data and content than ever before on a daily basis. The types of information an organization must manage... View More
CCM Is About Outcomes
Oct. 18 2018
Every year, we post our list of the top communication trends expected to make the biggest impact on the industry. I think it's important to hold myself accountable for the predictions we've set—sometimes... View More