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Data leakage within your environment - Sherpa Software

Typically, when an eDiscovery request is being created, the first type of data that comes to mind is email; it is the most logical and popular place to search. Everyone uses email – and more on point, everyone keeps email. Typically, administrators have a good handle on where centralized emails reside. Obviously, live mail files […]

Classification in your Information Governance Strategy - Sherpa Software

I recently returned from the ARMA 2014 show in San Diego. Aside from a chance to visit this beautiful city, it was a great opportunity to connect with our customers and industry professionals within the records management community, and also to learn about the information governance challenges that they are facing on a daily basis. […]

Defensible deletion white paper - Sherpa Software

Defensible deletion, also known as defensible disposition, is a key component in executing an effective information governance strategy.  When properly applied, a good defensible deletion policy helps to safeguard information assets, reduce corporate risk, free-up resources and streamline operational flow. However, industry reports mirror Sherpa’s own conclusions that companies either don’t have, or don’t follow well-established defensible deletion processes. […]

Proactive eDiscovery

by Mark Slabinski Proactive eDiscovery, as its name implies, is preemptively establishing a framework to handle any litigation or regulatory searches or collections before it is needed in a real world situation.  It means that tools, resources, policy and procedure will be in place well before your company has to take legally-mandated steps for compliance […]

Sherpa Software- ARMA 2014 - Information Governance & Records Managers

This weekend, we will be attending the ARMA Live! Annual Conference and Expo. Unlike last year when we launched the KISS (Keep It Sherpa Simple) campaign and handed out 7 oz. Hershey Kisses, we’re going with a different approach. ARMA 2014 attendees – come on down and join us for our Plinko Extravaganza! Aside from […]

Sherpa Software - Electronic Records Managements - Top 10 things

Electronics Records Management, often referred to as ERM, or the newer Records Information Management (RIM) are an essential part of a business’ compliance effort. The ability to digitize records saves time, money and physical space, but it is not without its drawbacks, some of which include: long-term retrievability compatibility accessibility security Think about those VHS […]