Describing web archives: Learning from Archive-It partners and friends

Archive-It

In case you missed it live, want to revisit anything, or share with your colleagues, the recording, presentation materials, and space for continued discussion are all now online here in the Archive-It Community Forum. WAM” surveyed the current state(s) of descriptive practices for web archives, specified needs for guidance, and published its key recommendations for descriptive elements that apply to either/both archivists and librarians. Case Studies How To

Using Disinformation to Cause a Blackout

Schneier on Security

Using Greater London as a case study, we show that such disinformation can indeed lead to unwitting consumers synchronizing their energy-usage patterns, and result in blackouts on a city-scale if the grid is heavily loaded.

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[Podcast] Tips and Advice for Legacy Replacement

AIIM

Yet, according to AIIM research , the decade-old SharePoint Server 2010 is still running for 40% of the SharePoint users we surveyed. Also, on this episode , an AIIM member case study featuring Freeport LNG and Shinydocs. We're now operating twenty years into a new millennium. But despite the futuristic potential, many organizations continue to operate with systems and software that are a decade or more behind the times.

New book tackles the challenges of discovery in the (post-Google) era

CILIP

Facet Publishing announce the release of Resource Discovery for the Twenty-First Century Library: Case studies and perspectives on the role of IT in user engagement and empowerment, edited by Simon McLeish. New book tackles the challenges of discovery in the (post-Google) era.

Chinese hackers exploited a Trend Micro antivirus zero-day used in Mitsubishi Electric hack

Security Affairs

“In a case study on its website, Trend Micro lists Mitsubishi Electric as one of the companies that run the OfficeScan suite.” Chinese hackers have exploited a zero-day vulnerability the Trend Micro OfficeScan antivirus in the recently disclosed hack of Mitsubishi Electric.

Destroying Barriers to Destruction

InfoGoTo

While there’s a case to be made that more destruction is occurring because of new business demands, I’m not confident that much will have changed in the intervening two years since the last survey. The Guide also includes a number of relevant case studies. Going through a downsizing exercise at home has heightened my awareness of how difficult it is to let go of items.

NEW TECH: This free tool can help gauge, manage third-party cyber risk; it’s called ‘VRMMM’

The Last Watchdog

According to a recent Ponemon Institute study , some 59% of companies experienced a third-party data breach in 2018, yet only 16% believe they are effectively mitigating third-party risk. Members gain access to third-party IT security risk management best practices via case studies, surveys, whitepapers, webinars, meetings and conferences. Late last year, Atrium Health disclosed it lost sensitive data for some 2.65

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SAA/NAGARA/COSA 2018 Recap: Session 201

The Schedule

This session was composed of lightning talks about various email archiving projects, including the first NHPRC electronic records case studies focused on email archiving. Katherine Martinez from the Trisha Brown Dance Company presented on two case studies of museum organizations, looking at records created during the exhibition process, where email was considered a problem record. Email Archiving Comes of Age.

Welcome to Legaltech New York 2020!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Case studies where DApps have been successfully deployed. In just 10 years the case law around eDiscovery AI & Analytics has exploded. Survey the key case law governing the application of machine learning to eDiscovery.

SAA Austin Recap #2! Acquisitions & Appraisal & Electronic Records Section Joint Section Meeting!

The Schedule

The Electronic Records Section is also seeking an early-career member for a community resource project and survey focused on resources for digital preservation. The lightning round was followed by a case study of a student project on appraising electronic state agency records?. Author: Scott Kirycki. Acquisitions & Appraisal + Electronic Records Section Joint Section Meeting at ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2019 .

The 50% adoption ceiling for Enterprise 2.0

ChiefTech

Adoption Council) have released some interesting case studies and field data from large enterprises who have actively embarked on implementing Web 2.0 The people responding to this survey represent large enterprises (the smallest company employs 4,000 people and the largest had 1.8 With that scope in mind, what does this survey tell us? One to the main challenges facing the most successful early adopters in this survey is getting beyond 50% adoption.

Observations from the Enterprise 2.0 Conference

ChiefTech

conferences have suffered from a lack of end-user case studies, but that didn't seem to be the case this year. The number of case studies is increasing. But] As part of [Virgin Media's] annual survey this year, employees who were part of the initial pilot reported a seven-point bump in employee engagement compared to workers not in the pilot. A few of the reports from the Enterprise 2.0 Conference this week included some interesting observations.

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Ireland: New DPC Guidance Sets Regulatory Expectations around Use of Website Cookies

DLA Piper Privacy Matters

Cookie Sweep Survey. In August of last year, the DPC carried out a sweep survey across 40 organisations in order to examine their use of cookies on a number of websites and platforms. The survey sought to establish how organisations have been collecting consent in order to place and access cookies on their websites, as well as how they have been communicating this to users. In its report, the DPC summarised a list of key concerns which came out of the survey.

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The dangers of short-term thinking on digital information

Preservica

Barclay and Ann discussed the findings of their Benchmark Research, The Governance of Long-Term Digital Information based on a survey of 400 Records and Information Management professionals across different industries. It’s for this reason that the webinar (and the IGI benchmark research) included case studies of organizations (such as HSBC, the Associated Press and the Texas State Archives) that have already taken action to protect valuable long-term digital records.

Why the cyber security skills gap is so damaging

IT Governance

In many cases, employees’ time and resources are spread so thinly that the quality of the work suffers. A 2017 survey by (ISC) 2 found that hiring managers were exploring new recruitment strategies and attempting to entice previously unqualified people. The cyber security skills gap has been growing for years, and the problem is particularly bad in the UK. A report by job listings site Indeed found that the UK has the second largest demand for skilled IT professionals in the world.

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Why we need long-term thinking for long-term records

Preservica

Records and information governance practitioners play a vital role in easing this tension, creating dialogues and use cases to move people from a blinkered short term focus. To find out more about how digital preservation can help to protect critical, long term business records, take a look at our case studies or get in touch with the Preservica team Regardless of the sector you work in, there’s a tendency for users and managers to focus exclusively on the short-term.

SNA study of Wikipatterns.com

ChiefTech

Laurie Lock Lee from Optimice has published the results of a social network analysis (SNA) study of the Wikipatterns community (pdf). Laurie used SNA to examine the value of participation, health and value of new relationships of this particular community, using a combination of a survey and " wiki mining " to gather data. Technorati Tags: Optimice , Laurence Lock Lee , Wikis , Social Network Analysis , SNA , Wiki Mining , Wikipatterns , Value , Case Study

UNCOVERING VULNERABILITIES IN OPEN SOURCE LIBRARIES

ForAllSecure

When tasked with analyzing a specific project, it’s often worthwhile to survey the codebase and its dependencies. As a case study, let’s evaluate FreeImage using the criteria from section 1: Can I build and run the target? Introduction.

Archive-It Partner News, November 2017

Archive-It

Take the NDSA 2017 Web Archiving Survey. The National Digital Stewardship Alliance (NDSA) Web Archiving Survey tracks the evolution of web archiving programs and activity in the United States. Any United States organization involved in web archiving or in the process of planning a web archive is encouraged to take the survey before it closes on November 17, 2017. Results and observations from the three previous surveys ( 2011 , 2013 , 2016 ) are available.

ICO Consultation on Draft AI Auditing Framework Guidance for Organizations

Hunton Privacy

The Guidance is open for consultation until April 1, 2020 and responses can be submitted via the ICO’s online survey. In cases of imbalanced training data, it may be possible to balance the processing by adding or removing data about under/overrepresented subsets of the population ( e.g. , adding more data points on loan applications from women). Even when they are highly statistically accurate, they will occasionally reach the wrong decision in individual cases.

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Thursday LTNY 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Hear lessons learned and case studies on: (i) the record classification of 1.5 In this session, highly experienced lawyers and technologists will discuss the major cases and trends from 2018 and will address practical measures organizations can take to try to reduce their risks of breaches and resultant legal liability. With CIO surveys showing over 90% of businesses use the public cloud, now is the time to improve your cloud readiness!

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Establishing Records Management at Brandeis—The First Eighteen Months

Brandeis Records Manager

These ranged from one-on-ones to a surprise fifty-person audience of administrators for an entire school (my meeting invitation indicated eight people attending, and I walked into a function hall—should have cased the joint). January customer satisfaction survey results, though modest in size (twelve respondents), showed that 100% would recommend our services to others in the university. George Despres, University Records Manager, Brandeis University.

Welcome to Relativity Fest 2019!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Here are some of the eDiscovery-related sessions for today: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: The Business of Law 2020: The FTI-Relativity General Counsel Survey. Chief legal officers provide a unique perspective, and to analyze that perspective, Relativity and the FTI Technology business unit of FTI Consulting commissioned a study by Ari Kaplan Advisors, surveying general counsel on a wide variety of legal issues affecting business and the legal profession.

How did we do on the Chief Information Governance Officer (CIGO) Summit?

Barclay T Blair

Most organizations like the Information Governance Initiative do not publicly share the results of post-event surveys, but I work hard to be different and transparent. So, in that spirit, I am going to share results of the May 2015 CIGO Summit participant survey that just came in. In one area we could have done better, but I knew that would be the case going in and will explain why. in each case, higher than 4 out of 5).

Download The 2018 CTRL Analytics Report

IGI

These converging trends are borne out by the results from the 3rd Annual Analytics Survey conducted by the Coalition of Technology Resources for Lawyers (CTRL). CTRL partnered with The Information Governance Initiative (IGI) to survey corporate in-house counsel to determine how they use data analytics in eDiscovery, Information Governance (IG), and other disciplines. Reprinted with permission. All rights reserved.

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI

The Report is based on extensive surveying of Information Governance (IG) practitioners and providers. This represents a sea change since last year’s survey. The survey results revealed numerous indications of how Information Governance is sailing up the organizational agenda. The survey results show external regulatory, compliance or legal obligations remain the number one driver for IG.

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI

The Report is based on extensive surveying of Information Governance (IG) practitioners and providers. This represents a sea change since last year’s survey. The survey results revealed numerous indications of how Information Governance is sailing up the organizational agenda. The survey results show external regulatory, compliance or legal obligations remain the number one driver for IG.

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI

The Report is based on extensive surveying of Information Governance (IG) practitioners and providers. This represents a sea change since last year’s survey. The survey results revealed numerous indications of how Information Governance is sailing up the organizational agenda. The survey results show external regulatory, compliance or legal obligations remain the number one driver for IG.

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI

The Report is based on extensive surveying of Information Governance (IG) practitioners and providers. This represents a sea change since last year’s survey. The survey results revealed numerous indications of how Information Governance is sailing up the organizational agenda. The survey results show external regulatory, compliance or legal obligations remain the number one driver for IG.

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI

The Report is based on extensive surveying of Information Governance (IG) practitioners and providers. This represents a sea change since last year’s survey. The survey results revealed numerous indications of how Information Governance is sailing up the organizational agenda. The survey results show external regulatory, compliance or legal obligations remain the number one driver for IG.

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI

The Report is based on extensive surveying of Information Governance (IG) practitioners and providers. This represents a sea change since last year’s survey. The survey results revealed numerous indications of how Information Governance is sailing up the organizational agenda. The survey results show external regulatory, compliance or legal obligations remain the number one driver for IG.

Archive-It Partner News, May 2018

Archive-It

If you have use cases for automatically integrating more descriptive, administrative, or technical metadata about your web archives into finding aids, catalogs, preservation systems, access portals, or elsewhere, we want to hear from you! To share your ideas, use cases, and to become a beta tester, contact us directly at: ait [at] archive [dot] org. by the Archive-It team. Join us at the annual Archive-It Partner Meeting.

This is the old ChiefTech blog.: It is the Chicken AND egg: Enterprise 2.0

ChiefTech

For example if we look at the wiki case studies so far in this space, such as Motorola , they make it look like it is very easy to introduce enterprise social software. But a survey last year also suggested that other organisations were finding it more difficult - key take aways for me from that survey were: The main reason affecting the choice of a wiki clearly is the simplicity of use and implementation. This is the old ChiefTech blog.