Get Your RIM Program up And Running

A. Capture        B.  Classification        C.  Reorganization          D.  Migration Records management progression from a start-up situation to a fully managed enterprise records management solution can seem like an insurmountable task. Many organizations implementing a Record and information Management (RIM) program struggle with where to start.  There are considerable digital files in multiple storage structures.   Often records

WISPIR – Q&As

Looking for a solution to help you manage your information assets spread over multiple locations? Information assets in many corporations today are not readily available to contribute in decision making in a timely way or available for use in Business Intelligence.   After two decades of less than perfect attempts at cleaning up shared drives in

The “WISPIR” Story

The Story 2016 WesternIM undertook a 100,000 box physical records inventory and developed built a database for use my multiple staff to track results. Fast and accurate were the driving factors. 2017 WesternIM refined the database to permit capture of existing spreadsheet data and user processes for fast validation/editing using laptops for another client’s physical

The Importance of a Test Environment

A couple of larger support incidents have occurred recently. I thought it might be a good time to touch on the importance of a test environment in larger Information Systems. Case A: File Transfer Errors Imagine a scenario where users of your system could no longer access or enter content into your system. Entire business

Digital Records: Managing what you can’t see – Winnipeg May 25, 2017

ARMA Winnipeg present Digital Records: Managing what you can’t see May 25, 2017 Registration 11:30 a.m.   Session 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Norwood Hotel, Winnipeg, MB Followed by Chapter Annual General Meeting Electronic records—ranging from scanned documents and emails to web pages and IM conversations—are a reality for virtually every organization. Regulatory requirements make managing information