K1 Investment Management Acquires Actiance

Since our founding,  Actiance has been focused on a singular strategy: deliver an unified platform that manages, secures, and ensures compliance across ALL communications. We understood early on that business communications were changing. Like it or not, large enterprises would need to communicate on the channels their customers were using. And increasingly, those channels were […]

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eDiscovery and Storytelling on Social Media

Just read an excellent post on social media and eDiscovery from Bow Tie Law, who I am excited to collaborate with for our Executive Briefing event in Seattle next week on November 7. The post highlights the importance of determining the appropriate scope when shaping eDiscovery requests involving social media. As Bow Tie notes:  Social media ESI […]

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CA Orchestria | Data Protection Migration Program

Today we announced a program to help firms using CA Data Protection, formerly known as CA DataMinder, DLP, and Orchestria, smoothly and compliantly transition to the Actiance Alcatraz platform (read press release here). Many months went into crafting the program elements so that Actiance could offer the most comprehensive package that would allow compliance departments […]

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How Contextual Archiving Makes GDPR Compliance Easier

GDPR might give people the right to be forgotten, but finding them, understanding the context of their conversations, and figuring out if they really can be deleted while still complying with other regulatory and legal obligations such as MiFID II is a quandary many organisations are going to remember for some time. One of the […]

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Uncovering the True Costs of On-premises Archiving

We’ve just completed some very interesting research that may be of use to those who may be wondering when is the right time to finally pull the plug on the good-ole on-premises email archive. The research entailed the interview of 73 current users of Veritas Enterprise Vault by an independent, outside industry consultant to understand […]

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Actiance Announces Compliance Integration for Microsoft Teams

We’re excited to announce today at Microsoft Ignite compliance support for Microsoft Teams. Please join my session, “Achieving Communications Compliance, Archiving, and Analytics with the Actiance Platform” today at 12:45pm in Expo Theater #2 to learn more. Actiance Vantage for Microsoft Teams enables customers to capture Microsoft Teams messaging and files and then send to […]

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Next-Gen Surveillance Must Identify the ‘Unknown Unknowns’

When it comes to enforcing compliance at regulated companies, it’s one thing to detect misconduct that fits a pre-defined pattern. For example, if you know that certain phrases are associated with violations, simple keyword monitoring can identify them. But, if history teaches us anything, it’s that human beings are infinitely creative when it comes to […]

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Actiance Demonstrates Cisco Spark Integration at Cisco GSX

Last week we were excited to participate as a Cisco Spark partner in Cisco GSX – Las Vegas, Cisco’s conference for its global sales force. At the conference, we are demonstrating a Spark-native compliance and archiving solution that will enable regulated firms to keep Spark safe, secure, and compliant – helping Cisco customers meet the most rigorous […]

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Five Reasons Why your Company should be using WhatsApp and WeChat

Among the multitude of messaging apps, there are two that you absolutely can’t afford to ignore: WhatsApp and WeChat. Due to a combination of sheer popularity, an attractive user base, and innovative features, organizations that don’t engage with customers and employees over these platforms may find themselves at a competitive disadvantage. Yet many companies, particularly […]

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