SOURCE: Digital Reef
August 30, 2010 10:33 ET
Digital Reef Named as KMWorld Trend-Setting Product of 2010
Company's Software Chosen for Its eDiscovery and Information Governance Capabilities
BOXBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwire - August 30, 2010) - Digital Reef (www.digitalreefinc.com), a leading software provider of the first massively scalable and open solutions for eDiscovery and digital information governance, today announced that its Virtual Governance Warehouse was selected as a KMWorld Trend-Setting Product of 2010. Digital Reef's Virtual Governance Warehouse is an open software platform that provides the foundation for eDiscovery and information governance applications. With Digital Reef, businesses can rapidly discover, analyze and then govern unmanaged information based on corporate policies and legal needs. The technology gives unprecedented control of information which can be derived from wherever it resides including emails, documents, content repositories, and over 400 different types of files, including images. By having the ability to find and manage the right information, at the right time necessary, customers can respond to constant business demands such as federal rules of civil procedures, government regulations, corporate accountability and compliance, and IT file and storage policies. All Digital Reef solutions are powered by its TeraPerformance™ architecture designed into its software for unmatched scalability.
KMWorld started its Trend-Setting Products awards program in 2003. This year, more than 600 products were assessed by the judging panel, which consists of editorial colleagues, analysts, system integrators, vendors, line-of-business managers and users. The products selected all demonstrate clearly identifiable technology breakthroughs that serve the vendors' full spectrum of constituencies, especially their customers.
"Digital Reef was selected as a Trend-Setting Product because of its ability to give companies a powerful way to view, analyze and control their data, no matter where it resides. By being able to govern and manage their information better, companies can reduce costs and increase efficiencies," said Hugh McKellar, editor in chief of KMWorld.
"We are honored to be recognized by KMWorld and the judges for this award," said David Butler, vice president of marketing at Digital Reef. "At Digital Reef, we constantly strive to provide our customers with open, powerful and scalable solutions that allow them to respond to different business pressures today and in the future. By using our platform, they can turn their vast quantities of unmanaged information into valuable business assets that lower costs and mitigate business risks."
To learn about the Digital Reef Virtual Governance Warehouse and how it helps to manage information, including what is stored in SharePoint, download a new whitepaper on: "Strategies for Managing SharePoint Chaos and Legal Risk" at www.digitalreefinc.com/go/sharepoint. This whitepaper addresses how IT departments can better understand the inventory of content stored on multiple SharePoint farms in order to govern the information and mitigate any eDiscovery risks.
Digital Reef will also be hosting an expert panel on managing eDiscovery requests in a social media environment. Legal Counsel from CISCO Systems, and Mayer Brown, will be joined by Landmark Ventures, Chief Information Security Officer to have an interactive discussion on the growing risks enterprises face as they increasingly integrate social media into their communications pipeline. To learn more or to register, please visit http://www.digitalreefinc.com/resources/webinars/social-media/.
KMWorld (www.kmworld.com) is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 50,000 subscribers about the components and processes -- and subsequent success stories -- that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc. (www.infotoday.com)
About Digital Reef:
Digital Reef is a leading software provider helping enterprises, law firms, and service providers with eDiscovery and Digital Information Governance. Both corporate and IT executives are challenged to find and manage the right information, at the right time necessary to respond to constant business demands such as government laws and regulations, corporate accountability and compliance, and IT digital file and storage policies. Using the industry's most scalable and open Virtual Governance Warehouse, businesses can rapidly collect, analyze, and then govern information. Digital Reef gives businesses an unprecedented control of their information which can be derived from wherever it resides including emails, documents, repositories, and over 400 different types of files, including images. With Digital Reef, organizations have a standard, disciplined approach to continuously govern information for projects driven by Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, FTC false claims, Sarbanes-Oxley, SEC risk assessments, FDA approvals, and internal IT policies for digital information security, retention, and file management. Enterprises and their law firms, services providers, and consultants across all industries rely on Digital Reef for the fastest way to transform un-managed information into valuable assets.
Founded in 2006, Digital Reef is headquartered in Boxborough, MA. For more information call 978-893-1000 or visit www.digitalreefinc.com.