Tim LeeHealey is CEO of pioneering US forensic firm AccessData, which creates solutions that address criminal and internal investigations, ediscovery and information assurance. On a visit to Sydney to attend a seminar for forensic investigators, LeeHealy took some time out to discuss the status of digital investigation and ediscovery with IDM.

Guidance Software has signed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Tableau, LLC, a privately-held developer and manufacturer of computer forensic hardware for the law enforcement, legal and corporate communities, for $US12.3 million in cash

Filebound Australia has announced the appointment of Lee Bourke, formerly Director of Digital Execution at the SEMA Group, to its Board of Directors. Lee has a strong pedigree in Business Management, Document and Records Management and Technology.

A 2010 federal budget commitment to provide universal e-health records in Australia is contingent on the states upgrading their core health information systems to connect with a proposed national eHealth system.

Andy Wang, Director of ECM Strategy for Laserfiche, considers SharePoint’s impact on enterprise content management.

Communications and storage chip maker PMC-Sierra has acquired Adaptec’s RAID storage product line for about $US34 million.

Victoria's Barwon Water has taken the next step into its digital future by enhancing its Objective enterprise content management (ECM) platform with an EzeScan capture and workflow solution.

Canon has launched a new version of its iW 360 software to provide entry-level document management and workflow with its imageRUNNER ADVANCE MFPs, as well as direct scanning into Microsoft Sharepoint .

Australian forensic search specialist Nuix is teaming up with US company MicroForensics to develop an integrated ediscovery platform.

The International Accounts Receivable Professionals (IARP), association has announced the results of its first annual survey designed to gauge current business practices and the future state of organizations from an accounts receivable and collections perspective.