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Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI’s State of Information Governance Report, Volume III Shows Clear Advances In IG We are happy to announce the release of Volume III of The State of Information Governance Report. This is the third edition of the Report, which has become the industry’s most comprehensive research on Information Governance as a concept, profession, and market. […]

Listen Now: IGI & Actiance’s Webinar on The Top 5 Information Governance Predictions for 2018

To listen to the webinar in full, click here. To view the webinar presentation slides, click here. Recently, the IGI and Actiance conducted a webinar addressing The Top 5 Information Governance Predictions for 2018 led by Barclay Blair (Founder and Executive Director, Information Governance Initiative) and Robert Cruz (Senior Director, Information Governance, Actiance). What IG investments […]

Listen Now: IGI & Preservica’s Webinar on The Governance & Preservation of Long-Term Digital Information

To listen to the webinar in full, click here. Every organization and industry sector has critical long-term digital records and information it needs or wants to keep for decades or even permanently – ranging from core business information to industry specific compliance and operational records. This webinar explored the business benefits of acting now to […]

Ethical Boardroom: Looking Into the Crystal Ball by Jason R. Baron of Drinker Biddle & Reath

Washington, D.C., of counsel Jason R. Baron at Drinker Biddle & Reath authored an article for Ethical Boardroom titled “Looking Into the Crystal Ball,” outlining his predictions on what corporate information governance (IG) issues will loom large in the coming year. Jason predicts the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation will drive greater attention to IG, given the prospect […]

Download Our Newest Comprehensive Case Study on Les Schwab

As part of the IGI’s ongoing work to help professionalize and promote information governance (IG) we have the opportunity to see how hundreds of different organizations approach IG. Although every organization’s IG challenge is unique there are actually more similarities than differences in IG problems and their solutions. By looking at one organization’s experience with […]

Survey Says: Analytics Making In-house a Home

by Dean Gonsowski In January, members of the World Economic Forum met at their annual Davos summit to discuss analytics, automation, and artificial intelligence (AI), topics with enough potential to have global business leaders expressing both optimism and fear: “It’s not like we actually have economic growth today. So we actually need technological breakthrough, we need […]

Information Security & Information Governance – how they work together

By Richard Kilpatrick – Information Technology & Services Richard Kilpatrick is a highly experienced consultant in information technology, focusing on realistic data governance, security and privacy.  Richard has led programs of work to discover and classify data across multiple business units, within banks, telcos, health and media. In this Information Governance ANZ article, he outlines […]

Download Our Newest Deep Dive Case Study on Pandora Media

How Pandora Tuned In to Information Governance To Take Control of Its Most Sensitive and Valuable Information Assets An IGI Case Study Usually when we think “Information Governance,” we think traditional, large, litigated and regulated organizations. But as more and more organizations come to understand the value of IG, this image is rapidly changing. Recently, […]