Document & Records Management

Docusign has announced its agreement to acquire Lexion, a provider of AI-powered agreement management software, for $US165 million in cash. The company says the acquisition will bolster its position in Intelligent Agreement Management (IAM), a growing SaaS category, and will add more powerful AI capabilities to the Docusign IAM platform.

UK firm Noventiq has launched a serverless document management system (DMS) developed on Amazon Web Services (AWS) using cutting-edge serverless architecture, Called uDMS, it eliminates the need for traditional server management, significantly reducing IT overheads and enhancing scalability and cost-effectiveness.

In 2024, data management looks a little different than it has in the past. This is largely because generative AI has brought with it new possibilities. However, as with most new opportunities, it has come with new challenges. Two data security experts to share their thoughts on the most important things every organisation needs to know when it comes to getting your data in order in the age of generative AI. 

Hyland has launched a new intelligent content automation solution called Experience Automate (Hx Automate), one of the first services available through Hyland Experience (Hx), the company’s new cloud-native platform.

Ricoh has announced the acquisition of, a German software startup, offering artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled Intelligent Capture, advanced image recognition and optical character recognition (OCR) technologies. The acquisition was made by Ricoh Group company DocuWare, also headquartered in Germany, which Ricoh acquired in 2019.

IDC's latest Worldwide AI and Generative AI Spending Guide reveals that the Asia/Pacific region is witnessing an unprecedented surge in Generative AI (GenAI) adoption, including software, services, and hardware for AI-centric systems.

Intelligent document processing (IDP) is rapidly transforming enterprises around the world, and the nature and variety of business use cases is expanding along with the technology. IDP is no longer just a downstream business process; it intersects with other technologies and applications, offering powerful user workflows directly within BPM, RPA, ERP, and CRM systems.

Kapish has signed a new Australian Federal Government customer for its Content Manager Cloud platform. Under a 6-year contract, the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) will migrate its on-premise OpenText Content Manager solution to the Kapish CM Cloud platform.

A new global survey has found that data quality remains the top challenge with AI. However, organisations with more mature information management (IM) strategies are 1.5x more likely to realise benefits from AI than those with less mature strategies.

Microsoft has named Solidatus as its preferred data lineage integration partner as it launches a reimagined data governance experience in Microsoft Purview.