INDUSTRY INSIDER

09.02.14

Records management is the effective and systematic control of an organization’s records, regardless of medium, through their entire life cycle–from receipt or creation until their final disposition. Records management ensures that valuable records evidencing an organization’s activities and that have legal, fiscal, administrative or historical value are protected and accessible while useless records are systematically destroyed.

09.03.14

A manager at The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) NSW Branch has admitted ordering a purge of email following receipt of a Notice to Produce from the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption.

09.02.14

A cloud-based digital recordkeeping deployment has been deployed for the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) by Information Management and Governance (IMG) specialist, iCognition.

09.02.14

Bottomline Technologies, a provider of cloud-based payment, invoice and digital banking solutions, has opened a new regional head office in Pyrmont, Sydney to support Australia and New Zealand.

09.02.14

The Cotton On Group, Australia’s largest value fashion brand, has selected Xcellerate IT as the preferred solution provider to implement a best practice invoice automation solution within their Accounts Payable (AP) department.

09.02.14

Victoria’s largest not-for-profit privately owned healthcare organisation, Epworth Healthcare, has completed a major rollout of the BOSSnet Digital Medical Record including implementation of e-forms and deployment 25+ Kodak document scanners across the 8 Epworth hospitals.

09.02.14

There has been dramatic growth in the number of Australian businesses moving to the cloud, with 43% adopting some form of cloud computing at the end of 2012 and increasing numbers expected to follow suit as cloud computing revenues are predicted to grow at 40.3% per year from 2011-2016 . The growth can largely be attributed to businesses facing pressures to upgrade their legacy email archives.

09.02.14

Grace Records Management has recently acquired Queensland archive and information management company, Securedoc.

09.02.14

The Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) has expressed concern about the lack of health information management in plans to implement recommendations of a report into the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) system.

09.02.14

In my time in this business (enterprise content management, records management, document management, etc.) I have been asked to help with a ‘shared drive problem’ more times than I can remember. This particular issue is analogous with the paperless office problem. Thirty years ago when I started my company I naively thought that both problems would be long gone by now but they are not.

I still get requests for purely physical records management solutions and I still get requests to assist customers in sorting out their shared drives problems.

09.02.14

A string of successes in the local government market has helped Objective Corporation report an 18% jump in revenue for the 2014 Financial Year. 

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BREAKING NEWS

09.02.14

AvePoint has announced the availability of DocAve Governance Automation Service Pack (SP) 5, promising the ability to implement an extensible data governance strategy that empowers users, is easy to maintain, and scales as the organisation grows.

09.02.14

World Software Corporation has announced the availability of DocsCorp’s contentCrawler as an add-on tool to the Worldox document management system (DMS).

09.02.14

Targetting law firms with a new document management and collaboration solution, Microsoft has previewed Matter Center for Office 365 at the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual conference.

09.02.14

Innovative Routines International (IRI), Inc., has announced a new graphical tool to quickly and inexpensively capture information in unstructured data sources, or what Gartner calls "dark data."

09.02.14

Nikec Solutions has launched Binder Express, a light version of its Professional   electronic ring binder designed to allow individuals and businesses of all sizes to take their first steps in using digital ring binders and improve the way they work with electronic documents. 

09.02.14

Parascript has launched a Kofax Capture custom module that provides access to Parascript’s advanced recognition technology for process handwriting and machine print for structured and semi-structured documents, cheque recognition, and signature verification.

09.02.14

TopQuadrant, a semantic data integration company, has released version 4.5 of TopBraid Suite, a collection of web-based solutions that simplify the development and management of standards-based, model-driven solutions for enterprise taxonomy and ontology management, metadata and reference  data governance, and data virtualization. 

08.13.14

MacroView has announced an update to its Document Management Framework designed to extend the native document management capabilities of SharePoint.

08.04.14

FileBound has announce the release of Version 7 of its FileBound Express appliance for Cloud and Onsite document management.

08.04.14

Kofax has introduced Kofax Mortgage Agility, designed to transform and simplify the mortgage application process.

08.04.14

Nintex and DocuSign have announced the integration of DocuSign’s Digital Transaction Management (DTM) platform with Nintex’s workflow automation platform. The partnership will assist the incorporation of DocuSign DTM features like eSignature into Nintex workflows to eliminate paper-based document signing.

08.04.14

A new utility from Japanese developer A-PDF provides a simple solution to the problem of dividing a large PDF file with the need for a full Adobe Acrobat licence.

07.28.14

GFI Software has updated GFI MailArchiver 2014, its mail archiving solution, with new features that eliminate the need for employees to use public cloud-based services for document storage, along with increased functionality and control through Outlook. 

07.28.14

A new line of network scanners from Kodak Alaris provides organisations with a central scanning solution that allows users to capture information from documents and route it into key business processes without the need for a dedicated PC. 

07.28.14

Nikec Docstore now offers audit trail capabilities, improved activity reporting on users and/or files and integration with Document Management Systems (DMS), Active Directory and Outlook.  It also offers users superior control when sharing files and folders internally or with external parties.