Information Governance

Posted on Oct 19, 2017

GDPR Readiness – A Board of Directors Level Issue


Recent high-profile data breaches have kept cybersecurity in the news and made data protection a priority at many companies.

Posted on Oct 17, 2017

Veritas announces release of Enterprise Folder Sync Hybrid option

We’re excited to announce the general availability of Veritas Enterprise Folder Sync TM option for Hybrid de...

Posted on Oct 13, 2017

Taking Action with Information Map

Want to reduce costs, decrease risks and increase your compliance posture by acting on the insights Information Map brings? Read on.....

Posted on Sep 18, 2017

Disclosure to Data Breach: Details Matter in eDiscovery

How one lawyer's mistake cost Wells Fargo reputational and financial harm because items were not reviewed before they were sent to the plaintiff. Learn how you can avoid these...

Posted on Sep 13, 2017

Veritas GDPR Risk Analyzer – Find Personal Data now!


“How can software help me with my General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance efforts?” I get asked that a lot and like any compliance effort the answer is rarely bla...

Posted on Sep 6, 2017

GDPR: The next eDiscovery boom

GDPR related news is on the rise. With parallels being drawn with eDiscovery processes, law firms and consulting services organizations are vying for market share.

Posted on Aug 31, 2017

Are machines better than humans? An (almost-real) case study.


Machine learning for compliance and legal eDiscovery document review should accelerate, given the growth of machine learning in all contexts.Explore results of our first-hand...

Posted on Aug 29, 2017

Don’t Miss Veritas Information Governance at Microsoft Ignite!

See Classification with Enterprise Vault and Data Insight

Posted on Aug 29, 2017

Introducing our First GDPR Crowd Chat - 5 September 2017


I am pleased to announce that I will be moderating our first General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Crowd Chat on 5 September 2017 at 5pm BST/9am PST .

Posted on Aug 29, 2017

Is tape storage a viable option for GDPR?

Storing data for long term retention and occasional retrieval is an operational requirement for organisations of all sizes, this secondary storage has traditionally been store...

Posted on Aug 25, 2017

Introducing the Veritas School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for GDPR

This week I had the opportunity to sit down with some of our in-house General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) technica...

Posted on Aug 3, 2017

GDPR Compliance Pays Off in Two Years for Large Bank

The focus on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its looming May 2018 deadline has spurred a number of conversations between CIOs and their organization’s legal team...

Posted on Jul 26, 2017

Failure to prepare is preparation for failure for GDPR

It will be hard to have escaped the noise about GDPR – have you actually remembered what it stands for yet?

Posted on Jul 25, 2017

Expose Sensitive Data Faster with Veritas’ New Integrated Classification Engine

The new Integrated Classification Engine delivers unparalleled visibility into the risk hiding in your data estate.

Posted on Jul 24, 2017

Expanded Classification for Archived Data with Enterprise Vault 12.2

Enterprise Vault 12.2 will be generally available August 7th 2017. This release adds powerful, extermely accurate classi...

Posted on Jul 24, 2017

Light up Dark Data with Data Insight’s Intelligent Classification

VERITAS is pleased to announce the release of Data Insight 6.0 featuring integrated classification engine and intelligen...

Posted on Jul 3, 2017

Subject Access Requests – a danger to your business?


How to protect data is increasingly coming under the scrutiny of the international press particularly with the rise in ransomware attacks and hacking with the aim of gaining i...

Posted on Jun 27, 2017

What goes “Tick, Tock, Give me my Data”? – The GDPR Countdown!

We now have less than a year to go to be able to demonstrate readiness with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules, especially when it comes to being able to...

Posted on Jun 16, 2017

Does GDPR Make You Want to Cry

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If you have even a passing interest in GDPR, you will have known that 25th May 2017 was a significant date because it meant we're just a year away from GDPR becoming law acros...

Posted on Jun 8, 2017

Classification: All data is not created equal

31,684 - That's the number of unread emails on my friend’s phone. 31,684 UNREAD emails to be precise.

Posted on May 24, 2017

Unlock GDPR Compliance with Automation

The sheer scale of unstructured data which organisations keep is vast. Without tools to understand and manage this in a systematic way, GDPR compliance is nearly impossible.

Posted on May 17, 2017

Get the basics right to avoid a GDPR information crisis

Another week, and another high-profile incident where information has played a central component to a story hitting the news headlines.

Posted on May 11, 2017

One-third of organizations lack tools to manage data effectively

Organizations today are facing serious challenges in understanding their data environment. The mystery of what data they are storing, where it resides, and its value to the bu...

Posted on Apr 26, 2017

Data hoarding drives Global Data Privacy Reform

In a recent Veritas survey of 10 , 000 office professionals and IT decision makers it was revealed that “48% of office professionals would rather give up their clothes than de...

Posted on Apr 25, 2017

Top GDPR concern: Going out of business

86% of organizations worldwide are concerned that a failure to adhere to the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation could have a major negative impact on their business.

Posted on Apr 19, 2017

GDPR: Y2K or hype by the IT industry to inspire business?

Remember Y2K? If you’ve been in the IT industry for 20 years or so, you certainly will: all the hype that was generated in the 1990s about the impending “time bomb” of the Yea...

Posted on Apr 12, 2017

Will GDPR change the ethics of data privacy?

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The GDPR and other data privacy laws are a clear indication that organisations must start taking great care when collecting and using personal information. You could of course...

Posted on Apr 5, 2017

General Data Protection Regulation: Outside the EU

I recently had the opportunity to take on a new region with Veritas, covering a geography from Russia, through Eastern Mediterranean and Gulf countries and down through Africa...

About Information Governance
The information explosion has fundamentally shifted how organizations manage their data. The Veritas Information Governance blog brings the latest news and views about how organizations are tackling their unstructured data challenges and shares highlights about our archiving, eDiscovery, and file analysis solutions.