Document & Records Management

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has released further draft guidance on the notifiable data breaches (NDB) regime that comes into effect in just over three months’ time. It is also hosting a Webinar on 21 November 2017 at 12.00 pm AEDT to explain how the obligations of the scheme will work in practice.

The NSW Land and Environment Court is conducting a trial of paperless hearings aiming to make justice faster, cheaper and greener.

Is your organisation keen to avoid being listed as one of the Top 10 Worst Social Media Fails of  2017? Celebrities and politicians are not the only entities on social media to conduct monstrous fails. Corporations and government agencies aren’t far behind.

Is PDF/A the right solution to long term archiving? A German academic has published a detailed paper criticising aspects of accessibility and reusability of the format and considering the alternatives.

The Department of Finance is one of the victims of a major data breach that is believed to be the second-largest in Australian history affecting almost 50,000.

Foxit Software has announced ConnectedPDF 2.0 for the enterprise, technology that powers document intelligence, security, and collaboration services for PDF files. The company also introduced version 9.0 of its PhantomPDF editor software.

DocuSign has announced plans to open a Microsoft Azure-based data centre in Australia. Slated to come online early next year, it is intended that the data centre will meet the federal government’s requirements for handling classified and sensitive data. With the National Digital Economy Strategy moving through a refresh, DocuSign will be positioned

The latest version 8.4 of Winscribe Text provides a central platform for managing clinical documentation, and it works with EHRs and other Health Information Systems (HIS) to enable fast, thorough and accurate medical reporting, while reducing data entry time and duplication.

Canadian-based insurance litigation firm, Hughes Amys LLP, has replaced an outdated metadata solution with BigHand Scrub following a firm-wide Microsoft Office upgrade.

Kapish and the Citadel Group have announced a new “Support Assurance Program” to provide organisations with rapid access to support for their HPE RM/CM environments.