This workshop was developed in direct response to QA834 - Document & Content Management Strategy raised by a member at a major airline. This workshop will enabled participants to share experiences and information about strategies, approaches and tools for both single and non-single document management systems.
Legal compliance provides an overarching driver for an easily accessible and concise document management system; a major challenge in the era of multi-media production. This discussion enabled 15 delegates, from 13 organisations representing Distribution, Energy, Engineering, Finance, Manufacturing, Minerals & Transport, to share implementation experiences and determine the best course of action for ongoing maintenance.
This workshop explores the issues around the structure, implementation, maintenance and governance of a Document Management System and recommends best practices.
Why do 80% of major IT procurements fail? Olawang see major projects at all stages of their lifecycle. We have negotiated good contracts and renegotiated or solved disputes on bad ones. Our lawyers have worked on major IT projects for more than a decade and distil out some of the lessons they have learned in these "do's and don'ts" for major projects.
This report is from the infrastructures event at which six delegates from six organisations representing various industry sectors discussed approaches taken, challenges encountered and solutions adopted in managing highly distributed infrastructures at UK, international and global levels.
Cloud computing is now a part of every corporate IT architecture - whether the IT department has knowledge and control, or not.
DR - already a priority concern - came into sharper focus last year with the potential avian flu epidemic and unprecedented rainfall affecting the operation of large swathes of the UK. This exchange of real-life experiences commenced with a utility companies UK’s report of the impact of the summer flooding on a business-critical Datacentre, resolved through strong teamwork, and key DR process planning & execution.
Due to the growing international participation from member organisations, the Corporate IT Forum has realised the importance of developing an international presence, offering participation in workshops across Europe. The Forum was therefore delighted to accept an invitation from DHL to join with them in hosting an open technology forum at their Innovation Centre in Cologne, Germany.
As an international meeting place, the centre opens avenues for the exchange of information and for the discussi...
The aim of the 'Development Methodologies' workshop is to go back to basics, learn what methods are available and what other organisations are using.
Developing the Next I.T. Business Leaders
While there may not be a 'right answer' to the proportion of women in IT this event highlights a number of good or innovative practices used by companies to attract and keep more women. However this is set against a background of low and possibly declining numbers of girls following IT courses at school and university who might have naturally sought employment in the industry.
Dealing with people often has many uncertainties; this report brings together a variety of approaches and good practice to ensure IT organisations have adequate human resources to meet anticipated needs.