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Building a Foundation for Information Governance

White Paper Published By: OpenText
Published:  Dec 14, 2011
Type:  White Paper
Length:  17 pages

Information mismanagement destroys business value, slows organizations down, creates unnecessary risks, drastically increases storage costs and is simply, unsustainable!  Keeping information forever or destroying content on a whim is no longer the answer. Organizations have no choice but to take action. Good information governance practices don't just impact the bottom line - it is as much a top-line directive: an organization cannot achieve or sustain long-term success without managing and harnessing its information effectively...

Building a foundation for information governance is your next step...

Key Takeaways - Answers to these questions and more..

  • Is there a need to balance the cost and risk associated to the uncontrolled growth of content with the value found in that content
  • Are Archiving, Retention and Records Mgmt, and eDiscovery the critical components to Information Governance
  • Are there hidden costs associated to an archive everything approach
  • What must be done to ensure defensible deletion?
  • Where to begin - with your riskiest content?

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