Information Governance (InfoGovernance) is the specification of decision rights and an accountability framework to encourage desirable behavior in the valuation, creation, storage, use, archiving and deletion of information. It includes the processes, roles, standards and metrics that ensure the effective and efficient use of information to enable an organization to achieve its goals. Information governance should be an element in planning an enterprise's information architecture.

(Gartner Hype Cycle for Legal and Regulatory Information Governance, 2009, December 2009).

An Engagement Area (EA) is an area where the commander of a military force intends to contain and destroy an enemy force with the massed effects of all available weapons systems.

(FM 1-02, Operational Terms and Graphics, September 2004).

Thursday, March 5, 2015

A Short List of eDiscovery-releated Providers on the 2015 KMWorld 100 List


Provided below is a short list of sixteen technology/service providers that are highlighted on both the recently published “100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management” listing from KMWorld and on the running “Top 100+Provider” list from ComplexDiscovery.
Both the KMWorld and ComplexDiscovery lists are prepared and presented as subjective (and not all inclusive) listings designed to share a snapshot of important players in the knowledge management and eDiscovery spaces respectively. The purpose of this short list is to simply highlight eDiscovery providers that appear on this year’s KMWorld 100 listing.
The “Short List”