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How to choose the best ECM solution for your organization

As a Project Manager at ImageSource, it is my job to educate and guide stakeholders to the best solution based on budget, timelines and requirements. Having previously worked as a consultant at ImageSource, I’ve worked with the stakeholders of an organization to outline the scope of an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solution for their business. […]

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Address Object Storage Before You Start Your ECM Project

We’re going to add one more item to our pre-ECM project checklist: Where should we store our content?An Enormous Drop in Storage Costs Have Changed Storage PracticesDatabase storage used to be expensive.  In the 1950’s, the cost per megabyte of storage exceeded $10,000/MB.  Today, the cost has dropped to a few cents.  Not only have […]

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Two Cents on Implementing Advanced Capture Solutions

I have implemented numerous Advanced Capture solutions over the years and have identified a number of sticking points that are easily overcome, but can also be a real pain. I would classify an Advanced Capture solution as any document capture implementation that is more than a standard heads-up indexing or very basic zonal OCR of […]

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The Case for 11g

A Look Back Oracle IPM 11g is the latest version of the venerable Image and Process Management product but the product has a long history.  IPM was developed by Optika in the late 90s with the name eMedia as a workflow enabled replacement for an imaging solution named FilePower.  The eMedia brand was phased out […]

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Monitoring Server Performance

Does your ECM server seem to have performance related issues?  Are requests to your ECM software taking longer than normal?  If so then you may have a few choices: You can always add some extra physical ram, this may help but may not get you to the root of the problem. You could maybe add […]

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