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Press Release: Acaveo Joins the Information Governance Initiative

ZL Technologies Extends Sponsorship and Support of Information Governance Initiative for 2016

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Membership underscores the importance of the advancement of IG practices [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]OTTAWA, ON – (February 10, 2016) – Acaveo, a Gartner Cool Vendor in Information Governance and developer of market leading File Analysis software, today announced its supporter relationship with the Information Governance Initiative (IGI), the world’s premier think tank for information management practices. As a member […]

Use Of Data Analytics In The Legal Profession Will Grow

The effective use of data analytics offers the promise of radically changing the legal landscape and the practice of law, for the better. But, the extent to which and how the legal profession and, in particular, in-house legal departments are taking advantage of these tools has not been clear. To find out, the Coalition of […]

Update on InfoGovCon, The Information Governance Conference

Update on InfoGovCon, The Information Governance Conference

In September 2015, the Information Governance Initiative and Optismo partnered to produce InfoGovCon 2015 in Hartford, Connecticut. As of January 7, 2016 our organizations have mutually agreed to dissolve this partnership. The Information Governance Initiative is no longer involved in any activity or event conducted under the InfoGovCon or “The Information Governance Conference” brands. For […]

Survey Shows a Majority of In-House Legal Departments Are Using Data Analytics for E-Discovery and Other Investigations

In-House Legal Departments Are Using Data Analytics for E-Discovery and Other Investigations

E-discovery software with data analytics capabilities (including functionality like auto-classification, predictive coding, and TAR, for example) have been available for quite some time now. However, the extent to which in-house legal departments are taking advantage of these advances to improve e-discovery and other investigations has not been clear. To explore this issue and other uses of data analytics, […]

Survey Shows Use of Data Analytics in IG Has Solid Foothold in In-House Legal Departments

Data Analytics in IG Has Solid Foothold

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As anyone who regularly attends legal conferences can attest, data analytics and its potential to revolutionize the practice of law have been all the rage for the last few years. However, until now it has been unclear whether or how corporate legal departments are using these technologies. To answer this question, the Coalition of Technology […]

IGI Adds CFO Perspective to Advisory Board

IGI Adds the CFO Voice

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We are pleased to announce that Craig Callé has joined the IGI Advisory Board. Craig combines a rich background in technology with extensive finance experience. He was the CFO at Amazon.com responsible for Digital Media, including Kindle and Audible.com, and the North American Books e-commerce businesses. He also was divisional CFO and Treasurer at Gateway, […]

IG Stories: Unifying IG at a Large, Slow-Moving Company

IG Stories: Unifying IG at a Large, Slow-Moving Company

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][styledbox type=”general_shaded” icon_color=”#c4c4c4″][vc_column_inner width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Throughout our conversations with people in the IG community, we have been told repeatedly that hearing what other practitioners are doing is especially valuable to advancing the discipline of IG. The community is eager to learn from fellow practitioners’ answers to questions like: How did you get started with IG? How […]