March 31, 2015
Howard Marks discusses creating storage snapshots, the move to virtual workloads and the death of the LUN.
March 16, 2015
For companies trying to step into the modern era with Web presence, WCM software investments are only the first step.
December 15, 2014
The enhancement enables users in multiple geographies to access different portions of a file simultaneously, without overwriting to shared cloud storage.
October 13, 2014
When Lehman Brothers failed in 2008, regulators and other banks had precious little data to gauge wider financial risks. Enter legal entity identifiers, a form of semantic data.
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While cloud storage may seem simple, there's a lot to consider to maximize ROI. Make sure security, metadata and management are top of mind. Continue Reading
It's no longer a struggle for organizations to document and store files -- even in the cloud. More difficult to do is storing that information in a way that makes sense and is easy to retrieve. It's a big problem facing organizations, with many looking to improve their enterprise content management software and search technologies. Luckily, there is hope on the horizon in the form of improved classification techniques.
In this three-part guide, SearchContentManagement contributors outline some of those techniques and what companies can do with them. First, Laurence Hart discusses how text analytics and improved content classification can improve enterprise search. It's a growing trend in content management, and Hart expects "to hear vendors and analysts talking about how analytics engines on the front end can drive success" in the near future. Next, Jonathan Bordoli details two key information tools to better manage enterprise content: search-based applications and taxonomies. Bordoli says you can’t be successful at one without the other. Finally, consultant Steve Weissman offers up several important considerations when first implementing ECM software. Continue Reading
Why is metadata management important? Because without it, you couldn't have a successful data governance or master data management program, explains governance expert Anne Marie Smith. Continue Reading
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As data sources continue to increase, organizations are reconsidering enterprise data warehouses for a more flexible approach to data management. Continue Reading
Whether you use Red Hat or Debian package manager, get informed on the repositories and commands for easier Linux management. Continue Reading
Archiving data in place is becoming more attractive to enterprises because it allows data to be archived on the storage it already resides on. Continue Reading
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Getting your content governance house in order starts with treating your information as an asset -- just as you would your revenue-generating resources. Continue Reading
Building a taxonomy can help make website content better categorized and more findable by users. Here are eight steps. Continue Reading
In going paperless and digitizing processes, companies aren't striving to be eco-friendly. They’re trying to improve the way they work. Continue Reading
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Hoa Pham explains the importance of extracting metadata from HFM into Excel and how to track the changes as you redesign your HFM consolidation. Your existing metadata can be a big advantage. Continue Reading
In this Q&A, a data scientist explains why he combines objective data with human critiques to assess risk in Gilt's pre-emptive shipping program. Continue Reading
Jon Toigo explains how hierarchal storage management and other technologies can help make the most of disk capacity. Continue Reading