Enterprise Content Management

AvePoint has been included in the whole-of-government Cloud Services Panel in Australia. Through this acceptance, Australian government organisations at all levels can now easily acquire AvePoint Online Services for Office 365 as well as AvePoint’s full range of on-premises, cloud, and hybrid software solutions and services.

A mass of corporate data is moving into the cloud. Much of it is there under Software-as-a-Service solution contracts. This data being essential for daily business, SaaS contracts handsomely cover service outages and access to service. Yet data ownership under these contracts is another matter. What can companies do to avoid losing it amid the convoluted interplay of SaaS vendors, software originators and owners, cloud operators, third parties, and even jurisdictions?

Search 365 has become the official distributor of Basis Technology’s text analytics software, Rosette, throughout Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia. Search365 is a solution provider specialising in search and AI/machine learning analytics solutions.

Australian solution provider Kapish has been announced as the 2017 HPE APJ Channel Partner of the Year for Information Management and Governance.

RAVN Systems, developers of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Search and Knowledge Management solutions, has announced the launch of their Google Search Appliance replacement programme.

ClassiDocs has unveiled new functionality that enables the Classification of Structured Data Sets. In addition to existing support for hundreds of file formats for unstructured data, the classification of 'the other half' of every major enterprise's data set (structured data) completes the holistic view of data across the enterprise for IT administrators, Security Administrators, and Governance/Compliance officers.

The quest by printer giant Lexmark to build an empire in the unstructured data world has officially ended, with the news it is offloading the impressive portfolio of capture and ECM software firms it had acquired since 2010.

New Zealand company Information Leadership has won the Microsoft Partner of the Year Award for the Government and Public Sector category, ahead of other finalists in the category that included high profile multinational companies.

Over my years of consulting, I’ve had the opportunity to strategise, design, and conduct a number of content migration efforts. This is typically in the context of broader content management, document management, or knowledge base redesign or refresh efforts.

To paraphrase Patrick Lambe (yet again): Building classification schemes is at the same time deceptively simple and fiendishly complicated.