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A Tale of Two Governances – Part One: Health Benchmark

When you read about governance, it is often focused on what I call the “foundational governance”.  In the case of information technology we focus on foundational information governance, or the way we intend to use our information within the organization. Read more

Why Would I Buy Nintex?

In my previous blog post ECM Governance – Part Five, I mentioned that I should post about Nintex and discuss how to determine an ROI for the purchase. So, let’s dive right in and talk about Nintex:  Read more

ECM Governance – Part Five

In this post, I will finish off the definitions of the different principles and then we can move on from there to venture more in-depth about ECM governance. Read more

ECM Governance – Part Four

In this post, we continue the description of different categories of guiding principles for a SharePoint implementation (note that these are not the only categories as some may need to be added or removed depending on the purpose of the solution).

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Assessing Your SharePoint Maturity

I find a common challenge with SharePoint is identifying where to go with it or what to do next. What is the greatest opportunity on which to focus your efforts?

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ECM Governance – Part Three

In my last post, we examined the idea of guiding principles and how they are used to set a foundation for our ECM. We identified several categories or “Areas of Impact” that these principles could be separated into and next, I would like to start by detailing the intent of each of those categories.

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ECM Governance – Part Two

In this post, I would like to continue along with the ECM governance work we previously started and delve further into the core of what defines governance: guiding principles.

If you want to consider implementing governance of any type, you are going to need to define a foundation on which to build rules for how things will be governed. Read more

ECM Governance – Part One

If you were ever looking for a main cause for the failure of SharePoint implementations, look no further than ECM Governance.  Over the next couple weeks I am going to share some insights I have experienced with governance of enterprise content and what organizations need to do to ensure the successful implementation and use of solutions like SharePoint and OpenText Content Server. Read more