Records and Archives In the News is a compilation of news stories
related to records and archives management.
Can you keep a secret?
Worcester Business Journal - Worcester,MA,USA
"(Trade secrets) covers almost the entire range of information that
gives a company a competitive advantage that isn't generally known to
the rest of the ...
Access Sciences Corporation Names New Principal Consultant
Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA
"Jesse Wilkins brings a wealth of technology expertise to Access
Sciences, including hands-on experience in document imaging, electronic
records management, ...
E-discovery rules add summer IT work for schools
Districts face heavy workload to comply with new federal regs
Electronic Evidence: The Rules Get Even Tougher
Boardmember.com - Brentwood,TN,USA
Hammering out a comprehensive document-retention plan is only half the
equation. The other half? Enforcing it. Just look at Arthur Andersen,
says Roberts: ...
Best Buy lawyer admits to destroying evidence
TG Daily - USA
... itself in the middle of a much deeper legal controversy, after one
of the company's lawyers admitted to falsifying records and destroying
Jewish Community Vienna says archive used to resolve legal claims
International Herald Tribune - France
AP VIENNA, Austria: The Jewish Community Vienna said Monday it has
routinely used documents found in the Austrian capital to substantiate
restitution and ...
Fitch's diaries to remain in Weston Historical society hosts ...
Weston Forum - Georgetown,CT,USA
"With continuing support from the community, we will be able to meet
our total fund-raising goal and build the archive and succeed in our
quest to 'Keep
Nike archive goes on view at Oregon Historical Society
The Register-Guard - Eugene,OR,USA
Nike typically keeps the archive on its Beaverton campus to inspire or
direct staff. This is crucial, Reames says, as Nike continues to grow
and many of ...
Yale won't accept more Kent State shooting materials
WTOL - Toledo,OH,USA
AP - June 11, 2007 8:45 AM ET KENT, Ohio (AP) - Yale University has
stopped accepting new materials for its archive on the 1970 Kent State
A priceless collection of iconic photographs
Wyoming Tribune - Cheyenne,WY,USA
This photograph is among thousands at the Wyoming State Archives by one
of Wyoming's most important photographers. When Joseph Elam "JE"
Stimson died in ...
Ahmed Salim -- a writer with his own archive
Daily Times - Lahore,Pakistan
By Terence J Sigamony RAWALPINDI: Archives are valuable cultural and
historical assets that help in research and information gathering for
The face of business: Tom Ogilby
Rockford Register Star - Rockford,IL,USA
Our document/records storage is growing. We use bar code technology to
manage an organization's documents. Who could do your job? Anyone who
enjoys managing ...
Yale not adding to May 4 artifacts
Akron Beacon Journal - Akron,OH,USA
The KSU archivist, Leslie Stegh, said the university had made a
``rational proposal'' to secure the materials, although it hadn't
``begged. ... <http://www.ohio.com/mld/ohio/living/17353044.htm>
Western Digital Introduces 1.5TB and 750GB External Hard Drives
Hardware Zone - Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
By Vincent Chang LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 11 -- Expanding its lineup
of consumer-friendly, easy-to-use external hard drives, Western Digital
Corrections agency to pay $541K for withholding records
First Amendment Center - Nashville,TN,USA
The state Department of Corrections has agreed to pay a penalty of
$541000 for wrongly withholding public records from the publisher of a
ChoicePoint details data breach lessons
NetworkWorld.com - Southborough,MA,USA
By Jon Brodkin, Network World, 06/11/07 BOSTON -- Few companies know as
well as ChoicePoint the consequences of failing to secure the personal
ChoicePoint Details Data Breach Lessons
PC World - USA
Few companies know as well as ChoicePoint the consequences of failing
to secure the personal information of consumers. Few companies know as
well as ...
10 Million Pages of CIA Declassified Records Available
NewsBlaze - Folsom,CA,USA
The CIA recently delivered more than 420000 additional pages of
redacted declassified electronic records to the National Archives and
Records Administration ...
Botswana: The Preservation of Evidence
AllAfrica.com - Washington,USA
Another interesting aspect that will provoke interesting debate is the
extent of authenticity in electronic records. How we can ensure that
all electronic ...<http://allafrica.com/stories/200706111379.html>
Online data management here
New Vision - Kampala,Uganda
"When we digitise your company, we convert all paper records into
electronic records and these can be retrieved through the local area
network (LAN) or ...<http://www.newvision.co.ug/D/8/220/569865>
Natural England Picks TRIM Context
IDM.net.au - Strawberry Hills,NSW,Australia
To this end, TRIM Context was chosen to modernise the organisation's
records management and information lifecycle management (ILM)
Tower is natural EDRM choice for government agency
ComputerWeekly.com - UK
As part of a new project to merge the three agency networks and
modernize its records management and ILM (information lifecycle
management) practices, ...
Written, computer SIA records don't match
The Daily Yomiuri - Osaka,Japan
Based on the survey, it is possible that information contained in
thousands of special records differs from that contained in computer
records. ... <http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/dy/national/20070613TDY02005.htm>
Guilty plea entered in Corning Inc. secrets case
Elmira Star-Gazette - Elmira,NY,USA
That employee, Jonathan C. Sanders of Lawrenceburg, Ky., pleaded guilty
to theft of trade secrets in January 2006 and was sentenced to four
years in federal ...
Document destruction is more than housekeeping
Tracy Press - Tracy,CA,USA
During the 90-day period to develop such a policy, it would have seemed
logical to continue suspending any document destruction until a
comprehensive plan ...<http://tracypress.com/content/view/9678/2/>
Jail auditor says he caught four deputies shredding documents
Daily Report - Atlanta,GA,USA
Taylor said he was talking to the major when he when he discovered the
four deputies and halted the shredding. Taylor said the documents to be
The public life of Google's private data
ITBusiness.ca - Canada
by Briony Smith A recent Reuters story showcases a British report that
labels Google the biggest offender when it comes to privacy -- and it
could have an
$541000 says: Don't withhold public records
TheNewsTribune.com (subscription) - Tacoma,WA,USA
It's the largest penalty a public agency has ever had to pay in this
state for withholding public records, not a distinction to be proud of.
Jail officials shred documents
Atlanta Journal Constitution (subscription) - GA, USA
"They replied they were shredding documents they had in their private
desks," Taylor said about their response to questions about the types
of records they
Google Shortens Data Retention Time In Response To European ...
Wired News - USA
The change comes just three months after Google announced it would
begin standardizing its data retention period for its services by
Addressing the data retention challenge
Principia - Manchester,UK
'We've also proved that with online media, you can be far more creative
with your data retention policies. For example, web server content
tends to change ...
Tridion Introduces New Archive Management Tool
EContent (press release) - Wilton,CT,USA
Tridion, a global provider of Web Content Management (WCM) software
solutions, has introduced Archive Manager, a proprietary web archiving
tool designed to ...
Demarco arts archive goes online
BBC News - UK
An archive documenting Edinburgh arts impresario Richard Demarco's
lifetime involvement in the arts is to be made available online.
GLBT Historical Society Unveils Nation's First Historical Exhibit ...
YubaNet (satire) - Nevada City,CA,USA
The Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Historical Society has announced
the opening of "Out Ranks," the nation's first historical exhibit on
Museum robbed of historical data
AntiguaSun - St' John's,Antigua and Barbuda
Executive Director of the Historical Society Michele Henry told the
Antigua Sun it appeared as though the bandits broke into the building
between 10 pm ...
Modi orders modernisation of archives to preserve rare manuscripts
NewKerala.com - Ernakulam,Kerala,India
Patna, Jun 12: Concerned over unscientific and haphazard way of keeping
rare manuscripts in state archives, Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil
Library, archives plan raised
The Nelson Mail - Nelson,New Zealand
The Nelson City Council has revisited a suggestion that the city's
library and archive resources at Isel Park could be merged. Golden Bay
Thai king's archives to go online
Kansas City Star - MO,USA
5, officials said Monday The archives will be in the Thai language,
with English in some parts. The free site will include speeches,
photographs and ...<http://www.kansascity.com/451/story/146535.html>
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