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The Digital Renaissance Part IV

BIS’ four-part series examined the phenomenon known as “the Digital Dark Age.” In this series, we: Defined the Digital Dark Age Reviewed How it Will Affect Business Discussed Ways to Get at Your Dark Data And today we look at what will follow the Digital Dark Age, the Digital Renaissance, and one of the tools that will help organizations move

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The Digital Dark Age Part III

In our four-part blog series, BIS is examining the phenomenon known as “the Digital Dark Age.” In Part I, we defined and gave readers an overview of what the Digital Dark Age is and how our rapidly expanding world of information and creativity is driving us closer to this Digital Dark Age. In Part II, we take a look at

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The Digital Dark Age Part II

In our four-part blog series, BIS is examining the phenomenon known as “the Digital Dark Age.” In Part I, we defined and gave readers an overview of what the Digital Dark Age is and how our rapidly expanding world of information and creativity is driving us closer to this Digital Dark Age.   In Part II, we take a look

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The Digital Dark Age

  BIS is launching a four-part series examining the phenomenon known as “the Digital Dark Age.” We hope the four-part blog will help readers understand how vital it is for them to place a high priority on ensuring all of their data is kept in a format that is readable, accessible, and searchable. There are ways to avoid “sinking” into

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How to Make Tax Season Easier with Document Scanning

Tax season is upon us, so now is when you traditionally feel your stress levels increase at a geometric rate. The reason most small to medium sized business (SMB) owners experience so much stress at this time of year is because it means assembling vast amounts of documentation, filing it in a sensible way, and then preparing your tax return.

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IT for Small Business: What Are The Greatest Security Concerns?

Small businesses owners tend to view IT risks as something other companies should worry about, especially in light of the major security breaches suffered by some of the largest companies on the planet. After all, data breaches only ever impact huge corporations…right? What you probably don't realize is that your small business is at just as much risk as a

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Why Start Digitizing Documents Now Rather Than Later?

You know your business needs to store its documents in a digital format, but you’re not sure where to start. Dealing with unmanageable file systems, and a huge workload to manually scan each document, puts you off before you take even the first step in streamlining how your business manages documents and images. Modern document management software systems are far

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Normalize Your Data and Use it with Grooper

Millions of American Businesses Don't Have Their Data Normalized Millions More Don't Have a Way to Search Their Data There’s a Better Way Every day, millions of businesses across America transfer old paper and media documents into electronic formats. Unfortunately, many of these organizations use electronic formats that aren't consistent nor are they smart or usable. Just because your documents are in

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From the CEO – OpenText Acquisition of EMC ECD

This week, we learned of another acquisition taking place in our industry. This latest announcement comes on the heels of other mergers, acquisitions and consolidations that are becoming commonplace in the technology sector. I’m speaking of the announcement by Dell Technologies to sell the Enterprise Content Division (ECD) of EMC to OpenText.  The sale of the ECD was anticipated, so

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Innovation and BIS

Innovation. . . I think it was Steve Jobs who first remarked that innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. Regardless of who might have said it first, I think it’s a great quote and certainly one that’s always defined BIS. If you’ve followed any of my previous columns, you’ve heard me talk about the things that make BIS

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