Transform your Content Experience with IBM Content Navigator

You might be familiar with the Office Online Server integration with SharePoint Server or Exchange Server, but did you know that IBM Content Navigator also integrates with Office Online Server? Microsoft Office Online Server (OOS) is an on-premises server for editing office documents in your browser. Several of my customers with Office 365 are considering […]

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Information Governance in the Cloud. We’ve Only Just Begun.

Cloud remains one of the top priorities for organizations as the demand to move from legacy ECM systems to a more modern information ecosystem increases.  Businesses must be responsive, agile, and engaging with internal and external stakeholders, while also protecting corporate information and leveraging it for insight. To keep up with the changing expectation of […]

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Capture some Insight. Datacap at IBM Content 2017.

I’ve been working extensively with the Product and Sales teams around planning our IBM Datacap workshops at the IBM Content 2017 events coming up in multiple cities. Attendees will learn how Datacap streamlines the capture, recognition, and classification of business documents and quickly and accurately extracts important information from those documents for use by business […]

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Transform your Digital Workplace at IBM Content 2017

I particularly like this time of year. Longer days, cycle rides past meadows of flowers in full bloom, and the anticipation of IBM Content 2017.  This year we are visiting Minneapolis, New York City and Chicago.  I for one am really looking forward to hearing guest speaker John Mancini, Chief Evangelist at AIIM, share his […]

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Before Building an IBM FileNet System, Consider Your ECM Strategy

You are probably reading this because you either own an IBM FileNet system or are considering making the investment. In either case, this article provides some mental floss for that technology-oriented mind of yours. In general, when developing a corporate technology program, I believe you should approach the topic through four areas of interest: purpose, […]

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Why Upgrade to IBM Content Manager OnDemand (CMOD) v10.1?

Recently released version of IBM Content Manager OnDemand (CMOD) v10.1 has been long awaited and it contains several new innovations. CMOD is known for legendary compression and really packing in information when storing content. Did you know it can further lower the cost of storage? For example, with CMOD v 10.1 now you are able […]

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IBM Content Manager (CM8) is ready for Digital Enterprise – are you ready?

IBM Content Manager is evolving to meet the needs of the changing workforce and enterprise. Used by several large global clients, like banks, insurance companies and government agencies, IBM Content Manager is expanding to support business processes that span cross-company boundaries in the digital enterprise. To serve your customers, citizens, vendors, and partners more effectively, […]

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Protecting Sensitive Data with Role-based Redaction Capabilities

While IBM and Datacap have always stressed the importance of both processing and security needs, we have been looking for ways to bring them together in better ways.  One step towards that goal is to offer our existing redaction functionality in a role-based capacity. The idea is that now you can adapt the automated business […]

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I have this problem that – what was I saying?

Here in 2017, I have a problem that I didn’t have growing up in the suburbs in the 1960s, nor did it bother me in college in the 1970s, or even when I moved to New York City to seek my destiny in the 1980s. In fact, I couldn’t even conceive of this problem back […]

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From the Pros: Six Ways to Better Leverage IBM Datacap

Optical character recognition (OCR) a.k.a. capture technology has been around for a long time – like 103-years-long-time. You can trace it back to 1914 when Emanuel Goldberg developed a machine that read characters and converted them into standard telegraph code. In the days of Goldberg, this was an innovative technology on its own, but today, it […]

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Cognitive Digitization. Attend Document Strategy Forum 2017.

With the pressure to digitize business processes to stay competitive against present and future firms, many companies are looking for solutions to bring them ahead of the curve. The “curve” may feel like a moving target, but adding a cognitive element to your content processes may help hold that target steady. “Cognitive Digitization” combines the […]

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The Better the Data, the Better the Outcome with IBM CM OnDemand

The results from Analytics are only as good as the data that it uses. Most organizations only use structured data which represents approximately 16% of the information to yield accurate insights and actionable results. The other 84% of needed data lives in the Enterprise Archives which hold critical information such as outbound customer communications (i.e. […]

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