Commentary

15 May 2018 · by Beth Vogel
The enterprise content management (ECM) landscape is evolving from on-premise to cloud-based. Companies can no longer approach ECM as a siloed application, but instead as an open and nimble platform for engaging with customers and external stakeholders in relevant, meaningful ways. The “relevant,...
11 Apr 2018 · by Meghan Gillespie
In the French town of Cognac sits the head office of Rémy Martin, subsidiary of Rémy Cointreau Group, where cloud domain manager Laurent Boyadjian has been working to transform the way this legendary luxury brand works since 2005. By partnering closely with Rémy's leadership and different business...
14 Mar 2018 · by Casey Corman
"It's deja vu all over again," Yogi Berra once said, speaking of repeatable business processes.* According to our recent survey, 45% of employees spend half their day working on repeatable tasks. That may sound like hyperbole until you step back and consider what you've done so far today. How many...
28 Feb 2018 · by Mike Schwartz
At the latest Box hackathon, themed "Hackers of the Caribbean," swashbuckling Boxers got their hands on an internal alpha of the Box Skills Kit. What ensued were prototypes of enterprise-grade solutions that leverage machine learning to automate some of our customers' most critical -- but painful...
12 Feb 2018 · by Manu Vohra, VP of Content Managment, USDM Life Sciences
The phenomenon of digital transformation is emerging in every industry and IT organizations are developing solutions to transition their legacy systems to newer cloud technologies. Being in a highly-regulated industry, Life Sciences organizations have the challenge of developing such strategies to...
03 Jan 2018 · by Jason Bergado
Last year, 86% of tech hiring managers found it challenging to find and hire technical talent (Indeed), but is there really a talent shortage or are we overlooking people right in our backyards? I think the time has come for tech companies to start looking seriously at the local talent around them...
06 Dec 2017 · by Mary Doyle
The holiday season is here. It's exciting, it's hectic, and let's be real: sometimes, it's just too much to manage. Also hectic and hard to manage? The explosion of content in the enterprise, ingested from more platforms, applications and in more formats than ever before. (I know, I know -- but...
30 Nov 2017 · by Andrew Edelman
Box Technology Partners unlock new ways for people to collaborate on, secure, and manage their most important information. We welcomed 21 new partners last quarter who are extending the capabilities of cloud content management into their applications, bringing the Box Technology Partner Program to...
15 Aug 2017 · by Andrew Keating
Over the past few years, Box has been committed to finding ways to bring innovative technology to higher education, and has become the cloud content management solution of choice for hundreds of leading colleges and universities. After five years leading the research and education community's...
15 Aug 2017
Part three in a four-post series about information governance. Security is a major part of good information governance. If the rules you follow to govern your information don’t address security, you could have big problems. We don’t have to look far to see how bad things can get when private data...
01 Aug 2017
Part two in a four-part series on information governance. In our first post in this series, we talked about what information governance is and took a look at document retention. Now let’s dive into something new: defensible discovery. This considers the controls you set to help avoid legal messes...
17 Jul 2017 · by Jeff Schultz
According to a study by AICPA subsidiary CPA.com, 90% of Certified Public Accountants agree that the "delivery of digital business processes to clients" will become a key differentiator among accounting firms in the next five years. Digital transformation is impacting every industry, and the...
14 Jul 2017
The Data Privacy Radar is an ongoing series by our data privacy team to explore compliance and information governance issues for organizations around the world. Check out the other Data Privacy Radar posts on our global approach, our perspective on federal compliance, and a commentary on the Cloud...
13 Jun 2017
Part one in a four-post series on information governance. The transition to digital-first, always-on, mobile-friendly ways of working has done wonders for productivity. But there’s a tricky downside to this. All our information needs careful attention, or bad things can happen. Sensitive...
06 Jun 2017
The Data Privacy Radar is an ongoing series by our data privacy team to explore compliance and information governance issues for organizations around the world. Check out previous posts on GDPR and our global approach, and a US federal perspective. In February 2016, the Bundesamt fur Sicherheit...
31 May 2017
The Box Admin Console is designed to give you all the tools you need to securely manage your business’ content and keep an eye on user activities within Box. Last month, we introduced some new features to the Box Admin Console, including a reimagined Groups experience, including an expanded Group...
16 May 2017 · by Tom Cowles
The Data Privacy Radar is an ongoing series by our data privacy team to explore compliance and information governance issues for organizations around the world. Check out the other posts on GDPR and our global approach, and the Cloud Computing Compliance Controls Catalogue (C5). As a security and...
03 May 2017 · by Beth Vogel
'Digital Transformation' is a term that takes on a different meaning based on who you talk to. We've had the opportunity to talk with hundreds of organizations about this topic, and while many associate the term with making content accessible in the cloud, that's only a potential first step....
17 Apr 2017 · by Joel Benavides
The Data Privacy Radar is an ongoing series by our data privacy team to explore compliance and information governance issues for organizations around the world. Check out the other posts on the US federal perspective and the Cloud Computing Compliance Controls Catalogue (C5). Connected, digital...
20 Mar 2017
Welcome to the cloud. Whether you're just joining the revolution, or you've been up here for a while, you're probably aware that there's a huge array of cloud apps and services to help users stay productive. As a leading provider of identity and mobility management for the enterprise, Okta works...