In 2012, in collaboration with Google Research and Development Center in Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) had launched the ‘Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library’, a website that allows viewing and searching the Dead Sea Scrolls online. The project allows users to access and explore these ancient manuscripts. Advanced and innovative techniques were […]
Do you have a box of old family photos or documents you want to preserve and share? Digitization of family history records can make this possible.
Data capture is the first step in big data management. The blog discusses 4 best practices for managing data across an organization.
In a recent press release, Indiana Supreme Court has announced the implementation of a statewide e-filing system, for improved efficiency and convenience.
Telecommunication companies generate and store enormous quantity of data. The blog discusses 3 major applications of data in the telecommunication sector.
Today, many public safety departments are utilizing efficient record and document management systems, as it helps them to make significant department improvements. For instance, easy availability and accessibility of data could help such services better plan location of fire station and more efficiently set up equipment to respond to alarms. Regina Fire & Protective Services […]
The automobile industry is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the global market. However, it is also one that is plagued by consumer-troubling recalls. The news is that data mining techniques are helping to limit these costly recalls. In October, 2013, General Motors successfully mined a supplier’s database to identify faulty cars […]
Recent reports point to several hundred cases of potential voter fraud relating to the 2012 presidential election in North Carolina. It seems that NC’s voter rolls are terribly flawed and contain numerous duplicates, deceased voters, and voters who have since left the state. NC’s state’s elections board made the following observations: Up to 765 registered […]
International outsourcing has become widely accepted as a means to reduce operational costs, improve efficiency, and achieve a competitive edge. Hiring support services for non-core tasks also allows more time to focus on core activities. Regardless of the pros of international outsourcing, the practice is not without challenges and one that has been attracting a […]
Digital preservation enables long-term storage, maintenance, and accessibility of digital data. The U.S. government requires all federal government agencies to digitize government records. Besides streamlining records management, the effort is also aimed at saving money wasted on managing paper records. Well-managed records will also help to reduce redundant efforts and allow knowledge to be shared […]