Michael Taylor Sees Big Opportunities for SMA Solutions to Expand Support for Automating The Enterprise

September 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

In my continuing efforts to expand the coverage of eDiscoveryTimes, I have expanded my executive interview series to include executives from the IT Automation market.  My first interview is with Michael Taylor, CEO of SMA Solutions.  Founded in 1980 in Houston, Texas by experts from NASA, SMA Solutions is a pioneer in […]

Product Review of The Global Discovery Network from Global 7 Technologies

February 1, 2014 // 4 Comments

As promised in my article titled, “eDiscovery in the Cloud,” posted on January 23, 2015, following is a product review of the Global Discovery Network (GDN), a new generation cloud based Information Governance and eDiscovery platform from Global 7 Technologies (G7T).  G7T positions GDN as a multi-language Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) based […]

HIPPA Compliance for Law Firms

December 4, 2013 // 0 Comments

On September 23, 2013,  the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for “business associates,” such as law firms, to comply with new standards regarding patient information as established in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s Privacy, Security, Enforcement and Breach Notification Rules (the “HIPAA Omnibus Rule“). Law firms that […]

Top 5 Information Governance and eDiscovery Concerns of CIOs in 2013

October 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Faced with increasing volumes of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) and pressure from Board of Directors to support and enforce legal and compliance requirements, CIOs from some of the largest enterprises in the world are finally focusing on the Information Governance and eDiscovery requirements facing their global operations. According to the […]

Key Vendors to Watch in Identity and Access Management (IAM) in the Cloud

October 7, 2012 // 2 Comments

As global enterprise wide area networks have expanded over the past 10 years, Identity and Access Management Solutions have emerged and evolved to meet the needs of the enterprise to provide sophisticated directory services, access management and identity governance behind the firewall.  However, as the enterprise quickly migrate its business […]

Five Initial Steps to Meet the Governance, Risk and Compliance Obligations Brought on by Today’s Big Data File Stores

July 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

The accelerating increase in the amount of unstructured Electronically Stored Information (ESI) is leaving IT organizations struggling with how to store and manage all of this new information. Aside from just providing the underlying storage infrastructure to host this amount of data, companies are also faced with the task of […]

eDiscovery Data Mapping Should be a Top Priority for General Counsel and CIOs within the Global 2000

May 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

A key aspect and legal requirement of eDiscovery is the creation of a data map to determine precisely what information is available within an organization and where it resides. This is a process that should begin long before a company ever finds itself in court. Surprisingly, over the past 2 […]