Symantec releases de-duplication appliance

Symantec Corp. on Tuesday announced a new de-duplication appliance based on its existing software product. It also announced a cloud storage service for NetBackup and Backup Exec customers.The company also announced a new

Published on: September 13th, 2010 Lucas Mearian

Developing and managing e-mail archiving policies

IT faces a lot of challenges with e-mail archiving, but the real issue comes down to a difference of opinion, said George Goodall, senior research analyst at Info-Tech Research Group Ltd. “Striking the

Published on: April 6th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Don’t lose sleep over U.S. e-discovery nightmares

E-discovery has been a hot topic ever since changes made to the U.S. Federal Rules of Civil Procedure broadened the scope of electronic evidence back in 2006.But Canadian IT departments shouldn’t lose sleep

Published on: March 18th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

North American law firms outsourcing legal research

They can’t practice on North American soil, but their work often forms the basis American and Canadian lawyers build their legal arguments on.In recent years, Filipino lawyers retained by outsourced IT services firms in Manila

Published on: February 16th, 2010 Nestor E. Arellano

LiveOffice adds legal hold tool to e-discovery suite

Two software-as-a-service providers have teamed up to create an e-mail preservation and compliance tool aimed at organizations who want to be prepared in the event of e-discovery. The agreement means that LiveOffice LLC’s cloud-based LiveOffice

Published on: February 2nd, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

OPINION: Can UC me now?

Unified communications is a buzzword that's front-and-center for many organizations this year. Some are already deploying various UC technologies (UC is one of the top three "recession-proof" technologies in Nemertes' 2009 benchmark). And

Published on: September 9th, 2009 Johna Till Johnson

B.C. reseller to distribute LookingGlass data storage and recovery

Bellevue, Wash.-based data storage and access technology vendor will expand into the Canadian market through Victoria, B.C.-based reseller International Technology Integration (ITI) Inc. Estorian Inc.’s LookingGlass technology for e-mail archiving, e-discovery and compliance

Published on: July 8th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

What not to do: Data retention lessons from the CIA

The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency can provide a good example for corporate CIOs on how to handle electronic records - by not doing what the CIA had done.Recent reports that the CIA destroyed

Published on: December 12th, 2007 Grant Gross

Total disclosure

Ron Walker: Watch the VideoLength: 14.12 minutes. Type of file: Windows Media VideoCOMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe world was a very different place in 1849 when Henry David Thoreau exclaimed – admittedly in a

Published on: June 12th, 2006 Joaquim P. Menezes