Automating information governance

After my last post on classification I got into conversations with colleagues about why we haven’t been able to leverage auto-classification more for information governance (IG). Given that its no longer possible for us humans to process the vast quantities of...
A rehash on DIRKS

A rehash on DIRKS

This is a rehash of an article published in 2012, but still relevant today DIRKS – a Tool for Achieving Better Business Outcomes Few people outside of the records management sector are familiar with the DIRKS methodology. What is DIRKS you ask? DIRKS stands for the...

Classification Definitions and Sources

In my next few posts I’m going to write about building classification schemes. So it’s probably a good idea to explain the definitions I use upfront. Before you take me to task, bear in mind that my context is the information governance space, and while I...
The dark art of classification

The dark art of classification

Everywhere I go people are creating classification schemes. All sorts of people are doing it: programmers, business and data analysts, information and enterprise architects. Mostly they are doing it because they are in the process of building an information system and...

Pin It on Pinterest