5 Advantages of Mobile Document Management

For many business decision makers, being “at work” rarely means being “at the office.” Their day may find them in a cab, at the airport, on a shuttle bus, and in a hotel room — and needing to get work done in all those locations. Fortunately, cutting-edge document management solutions can remove the barriers that used to prevent employees from being … Read More

3 Tips for Creating an Effective ECM Project Committee

As the name Enterprise Content Management implies, these systems tend to impact all aspects of a company’s operations. Consequently, it’s important that a cross-departmental ECM project committee be formed to assist with the implementation. While your ECM solution provider will architect the system and get it up and running, your internal staff will play an important role in gathering data … Read More

What are Business Process Technologies?

Wikipedia defines business process management as “a field in operations management that focuses on improving corporate performance by managing and optimizing a company’s business processes.” While this “big picture” definition is important, especially as you are beginning to look at improving business processes at a high level, the rubber actually hits the road, so to speak, when you start to … Read More

Overcome 3 Common Roadblocks to ECM Implementation

After years of struggling to manage your content with a paper-based approach, you’ve received the green light to proceed with your digital enterprise content management (ECM) system implementation. The solution has been designed and approved, the framework is in place, and now it’s time to start the “enrollment” process through which you’ll bring the different departments in your organization onboard. … Read More

What is an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System?

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is a set of activities created to help you run your business. An Enterprise Resource Planning System is business process management software that allows you to integrate a number of applications for managing business processes, and to automate business functions. The goal of this type of system is to facilitate the flow of information throughout a company … Read More

Watch our ARMA Seminar ECM Q&A Video

At the ARMA Spring Seminar in Denver, Buddha Logic President Charles Weidman fielded questions from the audience after his presentation on Enterprise Content Management (ECM) strategy titled “Examine Confirm then Manage.” The session provided a comprehensive look at how to manage the digitizing of records, including suggestions for the order in which departments should be approached and how to keep … Read More

Data Retention: 10 Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

We blogged previously about the importance of having a data retention policy. If you have heeded, or plan to heed, our advice, there are a number of common mistakes you want to be sure to avoid as you craft and implement the policy that governs your Enterprise Content Management (ECM) activities. They include: 1. Trusting staff to comply with retention … Read More

Buddha Logic’s ARMA Spring Seminar Presentation Now Available Online

Alongside other leaders in the records and information management industry at the recent ARMA International Spring Seminar event in Denver, Buddha Logic founder and president Charles Weidman shared his insights into the keys to building a successful content management program in front of an eager and engaged crowd. Introducing a new strategy to ECM that he refers to as Examine … Read More

ECM and the Customer Experience: How to Wow ‘Em with Superior Service

As anyone who has researched Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions knows, this type of system can provide your organization with a whole host of benefits. These include increased business process automation, improved compliance and greater adherence to data retention rules to name just a few. What is sometimes overlooked is the tremendous value that ECM solutions provide to your customers, … Read More

6 Top Questions to Ask Before You Go Paperless

From a business process management perspective, it goes without saying that there are tremendous advantages to adopting paperless workflows. However, before you launch an initiative and start spending significant time, effort, and money on going digital, there are some key questions you should be asking about the system you intend to implement. Do you have the right hardware (meaning scanners … Read More