Technology in Practice: The Blog

Technology in Practice is an annual litigation technology conference that provides educational and practical content for Canadian legal professionals. It is hosted by Commonwealth Legal and supported by our technology partners and fellow industry experts.

Big Data is all around us

Sep 1, 2016 1:47:53 PM | Philippe Gollin

But what is it and why should legal professionals care?

With the explosive growth in volume, velocity, and diversity of data produced by mobile devices and cloud applications, the Canadian legal world has begun to grasp the benefits of using and leveraging big data with the aim of being flexible and effective in their profession.

The percentage of IT decision-makers at mid-sized to large organizations surveyed who said they expect the amount of data they store to double in the next two to three years. That same survey found that more than 75 percent are implementing Big Data-related solutions within the next 12 months.

- Global Enterprise Big Data Trends: 2013 from Microsoft

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Topics: Dark Data, Philippe Gollin

Is 85% of Stored Data either Dark or Redundant, Obsolete, or Trivial (ROT)?

May 2, 2016 10:27:20 AM | Marketing

Veritas Thinks So...

In the recent Global Databerg Report, published by Veritas Technologies, they found:

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Topics: Information Governance, Veritas, Dark Data