Manage Unstructured Data using ECM Solutions

Managing unstructured data represents a challenge for all organizations as these are usually not organized, scattered across different locations, and hard to locate. As per IDC, by this year (2020) the amount of data globally generated will reach 44 trillions gigabytes and most of these data will be unstructured. In addition and as per multiple … Continue reading Manage Unstructured Data using ECM Solutions

What are the 3 biggest Information management challenges?

Every organization today is facing the challenge to manage their information effectively and how they can use these information to improve daily operations and increase productivity. This is expected to become more complex as the volume of information in an organization is going to grow rapidly in the coming few years (almost 4X) and most … Continue reading What are the 3 biggest Information management challenges?

Why ECM should have a powerful Business Intelligence module?

With information continuing to grow at an exponential rate year after year, organizations face a lot of challenges managing their information and that's where ECM solutions can be of an extreme help. Through their unified repository across the organization, ECM solutions made it easier to manage and retrieve content. Taking that into consideration and knowing … Continue reading Why ECM should have a powerful Business Intelligence module?

Automate organizations processes using ECM solutions

According to the 2018 AIIM Industry Watch Report Digitalizing Core Business Process, 75% of organizations view process automation as “important” or “very important” to their organization. This high percentage is surely the result of organizations trying to reduce their operating costs, improve productivity, and streamline their processes. Organizations must digitally transform to stay competitive and … Continue reading Automate organizations processes using ECM solutions

Why collaboration is extremely important in ECM

The majority of organizations are still using email as a fundamental tool for collaboration between their employees. In fact, the number of emails will only increase by time as we tend to use it for internal and external communications, email archiving, and collaboration in our day to day activities. In addition to emails, some organizations … Continue reading Why collaboration is extremely important in ECM

Records Retention: Why it is important for organizations

Information is the most valuable asset in any organization and making good usage of them will play a big role in business continuity in addition to saving lots of money on fines and be compliant with the current privacy regulations. Companies must adhere to privacy regulations by maintaining confidential information for a minimum set of … Continue reading Records Retention: Why it is important for organizations

Archiving Document: Why it is important to have

Archiving documents is an essential final step in the document lifecycle management. As a definition, archiving is the process of moving documents no longer needed and place them in a secure place for long term retention. In the digital world, all organizations need to start archiving documents for different purposes such as governmental laws, legal … Continue reading Archiving Document: Why it is important to have

ECM vs CSP: The Truth You Need To Know Now

Gartner has officially retired the term ECM (enterprise content management) and replaced it by CSP (Content Services Platforms) because this term no longer reflects the organizational needs in digital business. Traditional ECM solutions focused on having a single repository for all the enterprise digital content and although a lot of companies achieved success using this … Continue reading ECM vs CSP: The Truth You Need To Know Now

Top 10 Must Have Features in a Document Management System

Organizations nowadays are searching for ways to reduce cost, automate processes, and improve efficiency. Investing in an ECM solution or a document management system can help these organizations achieve their goal by digitally transforming the way their departments operate. Companies must start moving away from paper based documents if they want to stay competitive and … Continue reading Top 10 Must Have Features in a Document Management System

Records Management vs Document Management

Documents management and records management are two different techniques used in organizations separately or together to achieve a certain business target. Throughout my experience as an ECM product manager, I find it rare to see people realizing the difference between these two concepts. so let's see what is the difference between records management and document … Continue reading Records Management vs Document Management