Top 10 myths of enterprise content management
Get past the myths to create more value for your business
The world of business information has changed dramatically over the past few years. Today, unstructured content — email, web content, digitized images of paper documents and rich media assets such as video and audio— represents a large and rapidly expanding share of organisations’ information profiles.
The volume and richness of content is growing exponentially and this presents a major challenge to those seeking to leverage the value of their enterprise information assets. This is the world of enterprise content management.
Deloitte has produced a booklet to help dispel the myths surrounding enterprise content management. It helps organisations to make informed decisions about how enterprise content management can contribute to success.
Effective use of enterprise content management is about helping companies get better control over corporate information, increase productivity and reduce risk. Companies expose themselves to increased costs, decreased productivity and unnecessary risk because they don’t have control over information — or keep it beyond its useful life.