Entries by Ken Lownie

The Big Obstacle to Application Decommissioning

When I talk to IT executives about application decommissioning and application archiving solutions, I sometimes feel as though I have fallen through a rabbit hole. Because just like Alice, I cannot make sense of a lot of what my eyes and ears are telling me. It seems to me that decommissioning applications that are no […]

Records Governance, Part 1: Preserve the Value of Your Information

Records governance isn’t a nice to have, it’s critical to ensure the integrity and accuracy of your records. If your company is ever involved in legal action, your records will provide key evidence. Those records have to be authentic and reliable. “The international standard for records management (ISO 15489) states that authoritative records should have […]