IRMS013 – Laurence Hart on trends in collaboration and records management software

Laurence Hart is a thought leader in the enterprise content management space. He writes the Word of Pie.  blog, and has been a leading proponent of the Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS) standard.

Laurence has been in the ECM industry for nearly twenty years and has worked with Alfresco, Documentum, SharePoint, Box, Nuxeo, and many other solutions. He recently had a six month spell as content management strategist for Alfresco.  James Lappin interviewed him at the start of that spell.

Laurence gives his perspective on the current state of enterprise content management, including:

  • a comparison of the product strategy of SharePoint with that of Alfresco
  • an assessment of the current state of adoption of the CIMIS standard
  • why he believes that believes that records management software needs a revolution to avoid having to rely on end-users declaring records
  • the use of business rules engines and/or autoclassification to reduce the records management burden on end-users

The podcast is 50 minutes long

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