November 13, 2017

How to Make It Easier to Comply with GDPR

Reducing the volume of unnecessary data in your organization’s repositories not only helps you better protect your sensitive data, it also makes it easier to comply with various provisions of GDPR—as well as any similar U.S. regulations now being implemented at the state level.
November 6, 2017

Information Governance Is Really Econ 101

You can build a retention and deletion schedule, and get buy-in for following it, by looking at the “value” of information with respect to supply and demand.
October 30, 2017

Information Security, Information Management, and How to Clean Up Your Data: Part 2

Doculabs recommends a five-step process for how to use information management to bolster information security. In this post, Brian Johnson takes up the last three steps: create a COE, harvest the low-hanging fruit, then do data cleanup.
October 23, 2017

Security, Information Management, and How to Clean Up Your Data: Part 1

When you want to improve information management to reduce your risk surface, it’s a good idea to have a methodology, like Doculabs’ five-step approach. In this post, Brian Johnson takes up Steps 1 and 2: understand your information, and build policies and guardrails.