OK, it’s official: OpenText has closed its deal with Dell EMC to buy the latter’s Enterprise Content Division, which includes Documentum. Which means: very little, especially in the short run. And possibly everything in the longer term.
Solution marketeers and alarmist analysts love to flash the red lights of litigation support and audit compliance when making the case for information governance. But the problem with this is that neither of these reasons speak to the one Really Important Motive that lies at the end of the infogov path: To better serve/enable/empower people, […]
Picking up where we last left off … You know that I’m a huge proponent of using electronic technology instead of paper to improve process efficiency and collaboration. But recent experiences with various eldercare institutions have again reminded me that sometimes the best technologies are no technologies at all.
What does it tell you about the latest information management disciplines that my big success this week was sending a 10-page fax to a doctor’s office? It tells me is that we should never forget that much of the world consists of people who are just trying to get stuff done – and many of […]