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Emails are by far the primary target for companies performing retention policies and/or eDiscovery; in fact, many companies don’t consider other types of data when these topics are discussed. Not yet anyway.  But all companies need to be aware that emails are not their only IT risk; attachments must also be considered. Attachments within messages […]

I read a recent New York Times article mocking Apple’s new Apple Pay system; Apple is promoting the convenience of the new system (something the Times article quite humorously calls into question), but there’s also a considerable security component to Apple’s new offering, which is something that’s been sadly lacking on credit-based transactions, at least […]

Office-365

More and more lately, organizations are turning to cloud-based solutions, including hosted email. Arguably, the most popular cloud-based platform for business email is Microsoft’s Office 365. Not surprisingly, an increasing number of Sherpa Software’s customers have been migrating their email to the cloud, but still want to manage and search email just as they did […]

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I was very honored to be invited to speak at the inaugural Information Governance Conference (INFOGOV14) being held in Hartford, CT from September 8-10. In my view, this event signals the emergence of information governance (IG) as a serious stand-alone discipline and not just a component of eDiscovery or records management. It seems that the national news […]

Discovery Attender 3.91 now available by Sherpa Software

The long awaited release of Discovery Attender 3.91 has arrived.   This new version adds features and rolls up all outstanding hotfixes for more expansive searching and collection. New features include: New data store to search including SharePoint 2013, Office 365 Online Archives (and Public Folders), and Dumpsters for Public Folders in Exchange New data dytpes to […]

Implementing an Information Governance Program, CIGP Part 3 | Sherpa Software

Here’s something to make up for the fact that summer is abruptly ending: We have just released our part 3 of the Implementing an Information Governance Program white paper series. We know you’ve all been patiently waiting! In this white paper series, we describe a four-part proven process for undertaking an information governance project – […]