December 12, 2018

 

In a previous blog post, I discussed Moore’s law and the misperceptions that are often extrapolated from it. One of these perceptions was that the reduction of storage costs…

December 4, 2018

 

It's difficult to identify problems relating to Information Governance. It's, in fact, one of the most important challenges for the adoption of an IG strategy. So when searching the web for solutions to your work problems, it's rarely going to come up in the results. But…

November 28, 2017

 

Increasingly privacy laws around the world expect organizations to locate the personal information they possess and manage it in ways that were not anticipated at the time the information was collected. Organizations need new tools to find this scattered information. 

November 26, 2018

 

2018 has been a fantastic and lucrative year for those in the business of spreading ransomware and carrying out their extortion schemes by encrypting data:

 

November 26, 2018

 

So you are interested in Information Governance. Maybe you’ve even started wondering how an information governance program could impact you in your worklife. IG programs usually start small but end up touching every facet of an organization. This post lists some of the ways…

November 22, 2018

 

Early in the days of microprocessors and integrated circuits, Moore, co-founder of Intel, professed this now famous empirical observation:

 

"The number of transistors in a given space doubles every 18 months…

November 21, 2018

 

Have you ever frantically searched your wallet, pockets, and bags for your credit card while at the cash register? It’s the moment to pay for whatever you needed from the store, but you can’t find the darned thing. Did you leave it at home, at the previous store, or maybe you…

November 21, 2018

PR Issued by NBConsult 
Johannesburg, 21 Nov 2018

Given its disorganised nature, governance of unstructured data is always difficult. Most organisations know they have to do something about it, but are…

November 5, 2018

 

Most of us don’t rely on libraries anymore to find information. We surf the web. We don’t travel to shop as much as we use to, we buy online. A large majority of us carry connected devices, at any given time, able to record very personal data…

November 1, 2018

MONTREAL (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 01, 2018

In a world where employees are constantly switching from one department to another, or changing jobs altogether, managing file rights and file directories can be a daunting task for organizations. Today NetGovern, the Information…

October 31, 2018

NetGovern: What's in Your Data?

With connectivity to both cloud and on-premise collaboration platforms and file systems, enhanced by smart audit, search, eDiscovery, and case management capabilities, NetGovern Information Governance software guarantees security and…

October 29, 2018

 

Are you sure your data is safe? Your office probably has locks on the doors, but are similar measures taken to preserve data assets’ confidentiality, availability, and integrity? Discover this…

October 29, 2018

 

All human beings crave a sense of meaning. Maslow, with his pyramid, shows us that once we have met our basic needs, we start to work to meet our psychological needs. We want to belong and be recognized. Furthermore, we also want that sense of accomplishment. For many software…

October 26, 2018

 

Last week I was privileged to get some insight into the state of AI at Lucidworks’ annual conference, rebranded “Activate.” The focus was largely on Machine Learning (ML/AI) and…

October 26, 2018

 

In the past month or so, I have attended a few conferences and trade shows, including the PCI Community Meeting in Las Vegas and the ARMA Live! 2018 conference in Anaheim. They were two very different crowds: at the PCI conference, I met QSA (Qualified Security Auditors), PCIPs (PCI…