This book explores the new world of Information Lifecycle Management (ILM), from its beginnings in data storage, to today's expanded need to comply with regulations in businesses. It has particular significance now that Regulatory Compliance has become such a pressing issue for companies worldwide. The book tackles issues that deal with collecting, storing and retrieving an ever-increasing volume of information.
Table of Contents
The evolution of ILM - what are its roots, what stages has it gone through and what it is today? Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) - isnï¿½t it just like Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM)ï¿½old wine in a new bottle? Understanding ILMï¿½s role in Regulatory Compliance How does ILM intersect with technology and process in our current business environment? Applying ILM to your business; Disciplines of ILM; Why ILM has become mainstream technology; Finding the Return on Investment (ROI) in ILM; Demonstrating the Value Proposition; What kinds of considerations are necessary when implementing ILM? Organizational changeï¿½how ILM impacts change; How ILM applies to managing both Structured and Unstructured data and why this is vitally important; The future of ILM.
Stephen R. Kass is a management consultant with over 30 years experience in management of technology projects, with special expertise in systems implementation, Information Lifecycle Management including Regulatory Compliance, and document/content/knowledge management systems. In recent years he has led teams of project management at JP Morgan Chase and IBM Global Services. Steve has also worked as a senior consultant for NYC Board of Education, GE Capital, United Technologies, Cendant, Merck, Medco and numerous other firms. Steve is currently Program Manager of the Project Management Institute New York Chapter, and is also an officer of the Association of Imaging and Information Management (AIIM) and former Vice Chair of AIIM's Professional Advisory Council to the International Board, and numerous other positions. He is also a frequent speaker at industry events and author of articles on these subjects for industry trade publications.