Throughout the life-cycle of any construction project, documents represent an essential building block. Each and every construction professional has to deal with loads of documents in a way or another by either submitting leaves, claims, daily employees attendance, AFPs, RFIs, or exchanging documents/drawings with third parties. We all know that the construction industry is one … Continue reading Managing Document Transmittals for Construction Companies
Managing unstructured data represents a challenge for all organizations as these are usually not organized, scattered across different locations, and hard to locate. As per IDC, by this year (2020) the amount of data globally generated will reach 44 trillions gigabytes and most of these data will be unstructured. In addition and as per multiple … Continue reading Manage Unstructured Data using ECM Solutions
Photo by Markus Spiske on Pexels.com The World Health Organization has categorized corona virus (COVID-19) as a pandemic and countries has been declaring lockup in order to try to control the wide spread of the virus. For that, companies are finding themselves asking their employees to work from home. Despite the long term argument about … Continue reading How are you managing your organization's information while working from home?
Every organization today is facing the challenge to manage their information effectively and how they can use these information to improve daily operations and increase productivity. This is expected to become more complex as the volume of information in an organization is going to grow rapidly in the coming few years (almost 4X) and most … Continue reading What are the 3 biggest Information management challenges?
Organizations are increasingly looking for ways to manage their information digitally to help them operate more efficiently, increase productivity, and reduce cost. In the world of information management, taking a look into the available solutions in the market will certainly make the decision makers confused specially with the technical acronym being used i.e. ECM and … Continue reading Enterprise Content Management vs Document Management
According to the 2018 AIIM Industry Watch Report Digitalizing Core Business Process, 75% of organizations view process automation as “important” or “very important” to their organization. This high percentage is surely the result of organizations trying to reduce their operating costs, improve productivity, and streamline their processes. Organizations must digitally transform to stay competitive and … Continue reading Automate organizations processes using ECM solutions
Information is the most valuable asset in any organization and making good usage of them will play a big role in business continuity in addition to saving lots of money on fines and be compliant with the current privacy regulations. Companies must adhere to privacy regulations by maintaining confidential information for a minimum set of … Continue reading Records Retention: Why it is important for organizations
Archiving documents is an essential final step in the document lifecycle management. As a definition, archiving is the process of moving documents no longer needed and place them in a secure place for long term retention. In the digital world, all organizations need to start archiving documents for different purposes such as governmental laws, legal … Continue reading Archiving Document: Why it is important to have
Gartner has officially retired the term ECM (enterprise content management) and replaced it by CSP (Content Services Platforms) because this term no longer reflects the organizational needs in digital business. Traditional ECM solutions focused on having a single repository for all the enterprise digital content and although a lot of companies achieved success using this … Continue reading ECM vs CSP: The Truth You Need To Know Now
Organizations nowadays are searching for ways to reduce cost, automate processes, and improve efficiency. Investing in an ECM solution or a document management system can help these organizations achieve their goal by digitally transforming the way their departments operate. Companies must start moving away from paper based documents if they want to stay competitive and … Continue reading Top 10 Must Have Features in a Document Management System