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Analytics for Human Information

The ability to understand your information allows you to capture valuable insights, and uncover opportunities that can help you gain a competitive advantage.

Data Protection

Protect your information regardless of where it resides, including on premises, in the cloud, or on mobile devices.

Digital Marketing

Marketing to today’s consumers requires the ability to engage them across all channels and devices -- including laptops, smartphones, and tablets -- with offers that are personalized and timely.

Information Governance

Information today must be managed for compliance with a range of guidelines for business, legal, and government regulations.

Information Governance: HP DSmail 9.0 Now Available

HPDigitalSafe_DSMAIL.JPGTo help address these challenges we are excited to release HP DSmail 9.0.  DSmail is an integrated module within our cloud-based archiving  solution, HP Digital Safe, which allows end users to access their email and other content within the archive...


Learn how mobile users will benefit from the latest enhancements. Plus, download our latest datasheet on HP DSmail 9.0.




Analytics for Human Information: HP Named a Leader in Enterprise Search by Market Research Firm

Smallimage_gartner.JPGThe 2014 Enterprise Search Magic Quadrant from Gartner Research was released last week, and HP Autonomy fared extremely well among the 17 vendors that were evaluated. We placed in the Leader’s Quadrant, validating our commitment to delivering search-based, mission-critical applications....


Keep reading to access a complimentary copy of the full report.

Digital Marketing: Leveraging the HP MediaBin APIs: Part 4 – Asset Metadata

mediabin part 4.jpgIn this post, we’ll explore the MediaBin APIs used to retrieve metadata on assets.  These will form the basis of any code you will write for the following: to extract metadata from assets in MediaBin, to display to a user, to become part of a report or to feed into another process. 


This is the fourth post in a blog series on Leveraging the HP MediaBin APIs.

Information Governance: Looking Beneath the Surface: The Hidden Cost of Managing Legacy Data

white paper.JPGI read with great interest the results of an AIIM survey that was released last week, the highlights of which were nicely captured in a blog by John Mancini who is CEO of that organization.  A couple of specific data points that I took away from the survey responses were...


Keep reading  as expert Joe Garber takes a closer look at the hidden cost of managing legacy data. Plus download a white paper and view a video on Legacy Data Management.

Information Governance: What is “Good Information Governance”?

goodinfogov.JPGInformation governance is becoming an integral part of every business now and in the future, and it is something that is critically important for all organizations to understand holistically.  Unfortunately in some cases, information governance has been misunderstood and simplified...


Keep reading to learn what "Good Information Governance" means to your organization, and how to get started.

Information Governance: Not All Search Intent is Created Equal in e-Discovery

Graphic1.pngI am excited to share the news that EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-Discovery market, just announced the release of the EDRM Search Intent Framework, a collaborative effort in which I led...


Keep reading for more information on the EDRM Search Intent Framework and what it entails.

Information Governance: Upcoming 2015 FRCP Amendments (Part 3) - Rule 37 and Records Retention

iStock_000010398178Small.jpgOf the coming changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP), those amendments proposed to Rule 37 are perhaps the most controversial, and farthest reaching. Rule 37 provides guidance to attorneys on how to manage the process of discovering evidence in the possession of another and responding to requests for such discovery by opposing counsel. 


Keep reading to learn what these amendments mean for you and your business.

Information Governance: HP Consolidated Archive 8.0.1 Released

smaller_Image.JPGExciting news! HP Autonomy has just released the latest version of its information archiving offering HP Consolidated Archive (HPCA)...


Keep reading to learn more about what end users have to look forward to with HPCA 8.0.1.

Digital Marketing: Are you missing valuable insight by not using 100% of your customer interactions?

videoimage.JPG“This call may be recorded for quality assurance purposes.” Call Centers do this on a random basis since it is not practical to review every single customer interaction over the phone (or is it?)...


Are you using 100% of your customer data for valuable insights? Keep reading to see what this  could mean for your organizaton.

Information Governance: Upcoming 2015 FRCP Amendments (Part 2) - Rule 26 and Cost Allocation

iStock_000002588980Small.jpgAs mentioned in my previous post, Part 1: Rule 26 and Proportionality, there are substantial benefits to be gained utilizing Proactive Information Governance (PIG) under the pending FRCP rule changes, which will take effect in December,
2015.  The amendments that are under consideration reflect...


Keep reading to learn about pending FRCP rule changes related to cost allocation, and what this means for you.


Information Governance: The Rumors of Our Demise Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Landing Page Imarge_GartnerMQ.jpgThis week, Gartner Research again named HP Autonomy a Leader in its Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software (MQ). Of particular note, HP Autonomy received the highest marks for its “completeness of vision,” and also was recognized for its strong information management capabilities and continued momentum in innovation and customer relationships.  HP Autonomy has been a Leader in the eDiscovery MQ every year since it was introduced.


Keep reading to get a complimentary copy of the Gartner MQ E-Discovery Software report.


Information Governance: The Trend Continues x2 - Leadership in eDiscovery and Archiving Portfolio

smaller_manimage.JPGAny week that sees a Gartner Magic Quadrant (MQ) published with the HP name clearly established in the Leaders quadrant is good.  But last week saw our portfolio published as a Leader in both eDiscovery, and in the new Structured Data Archiving MQ...


Read on for more information on eDiscovery trends that have emerged over the past year, as well as a simple pricing  model available for eDiscovery.

Analytics for Human Information: Airport Protection with 24/7 Automated Intelligent Surveillance

HP20140317977.jpgA short while ago, a 16-year-old runaway successfully breached San Jose Airport’s security and gained entry into a plane which eventually took off with the illegal passenger on board. According to a news article from San Jose Mercury News, San Jose Airport’s spokesperson, Rosemary Barnes said that cameras did not capture the perimeter breach…


Read on to learn about HP's Surveillance solutions for airports.

Information Governance: Upcoming 2015 FRCP Amendments: Strategic Advantage of Information Governance

iStock_000002657747Small.jpgPart 1: Rule 26 and Proportionality

If you have been following the HP.com blog, you may have noticed our repeated reference to what we call Proactive Information Governance as a new imperative in Information Technology...


Will you be ready for the 2015 FRCP Amendments? Get a breakdown of what you need to know.

Information Governance: HP Named a Leader in Structured Data Archiving and Application Retirement

Capturebreakingnewsedited.JPGBreaking news! Gartner Research published the inaugural Magic Quadrant for Structured Data Archiving and Application Retirement this week, and HP was placed in the Leader’s Quadrant...


Read on to get a link to view the full report.

Data Protection: 10 Tips to Clear Information Clutter from your Backup and Recovery Process

Edited Data Clutter Image.JPGIt is estimated that only about 10% of files stored in a typical organization are ever read more than once.  Sure, a few more important documents and logs need to be kept for audit or compliance purposes, but these won’t change that figure significantly. What this means is ....

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Analytics for Human Information: Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford-New Clinical Insights

LPCH_Stanford.pngLucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, ranked as number #1 in Northern California by U.S. News & World Report survey of Best Children’s Hospitals, is on a mission to transform healthcare with critical intelligence derived from their massive collection of clinical data.

Information Governance: SAP Sapphire—Wrapped Up Nicely with a Lagniappe for You!

lagniappe.pngHaving called New Orleans my home for some time I learned by unexpected pleasure the meaning of the word “lagniappe”. It is a French word meaning “an unexpected gift or benefit” which is what you and other technology and industry professionals experienced at the HP booth...


Get a quick overview on our latest feature shared with industry leaders.


Analytics for Human Information: Big Data, Oil and the Romans

34417798_thumbnail.jpgThere's an interesting similarity I made late the other night between big data, oil fracking and the Roman lead mines of Weardale, near where I grew up....

Analytics for Human Information: OneHP—More Exciting Opportunities

HP Discover Logo.pngThis month has been very busy from the angle of OneHP! I’m excited about three opportunities that have resulted from our continuous focus on being more integrated across every HP Business Unit...


Read on to get more information on what's happening at HP Discover!

Analytics for Human Information: Winning Fans’ Hearts, Minds, and Dollars, Lap After Lap

HAVEn_Nascar_v7.jpgIn the fast-paced world of auto racing NASCAR is a preeminent provider of exciting, competitive, heart-pounding entertainment and NASCAR’s fans are amongst the most loyal of any media channel.  And yet, even NASCAR realizes that on race day, viewer interests and preferences can change faster than a hot pit crew…


Learn how NASCAR’s Fan and Media Engagement Center provides NASCAR in real timea holistic view of what fans are interested in.

Information Governance: Say YES to Accessing All Data Sources!

276029_h_ergb_s_gl_0382_0142.jpgIt’s hard to believe that it is already June and that means it is time for SAP SAPPHIRE NOW.


Stop by HP's Booth #300  to learn about an upcoming new HP Structured Data Manager and Attunity solutionEnterprise Governance Repository!

Information Governance: Structured Data Archiving Takes Center Stage

Gartner Seminar_Image1.jpgOne of the hottest topics in Information Governance today is structured data archiving.  HP Autonomy has received arguably more inquiries on this subject than any other in the last nine months...


Learn more on this topic, and find out about Gartner Research and HP Autonomy's upcoming seminar series.



Data Protection: Reducing Risk in a World of Cloud and Big Data

Data Protection_hand and Lock.jpgDue to the “always-on” nature of most companies, there is a new standard of access and protection that has stretched the boundaries of the legacy data center and has put strains on the operation. Businesses expect a 24/7 IT experience, which challenges IT organizations large and small...


Read on to learn how companies can overcome backup and recovery challenges in today's changing data center.

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Data Protection: How Insightful Analytics Makes Backup and Recovery Smarter, More Efficient

Backup&Recovery Flow - Image 1.pngAre your IT data protection processes adaptive or reactive? If you think your IT environment is closer to being reactive, or somewhere in between, you’re not alone...


Read on to learn about 4 core capabilities needed to move from legacy to adaptive backup and recovery.

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Digital Marketing: Time for Finance to Invest in Optimization? Customer Experience Depends on it.

24% pie chart.pngThere’s no way to sugar coat it: the digital world has the financial industry facing some tough challenges when it comes to reaching their customers.  Financial marketers are looking for solutions that will move the needle big time.


Despite these challenges, read on to see why financial brands have a huge opportunity.

Data Protection: 4 steps to configure your new LiveVault TurboRestore Appliance (TRA)

LiveVaultImageResized.JPGYou’ve received your shiny new LiveVault TRA, but misplaced the documentation that shipped with it — whoops! This happened to me, so don’t feel too bad. Configure your new LiveVault TRA by following 4 easy steps...

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Data Protection: Connect. Collaborate. Share. Get Predictive Insights with HP Backup Navigator

HP Navigator _Image 1.pngToday, I want to focus on HP Backup Navigator, a revolutionary product that is built to enhance your backup and recovery experience by providing an interactive and intuitive dashboard, real-time predictive analytics…


Read more for details on downloading the trial version of HP Backup Navigator.

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Data Protection: Re-discover how cool backup is…at HP Discover

HP Discover Logo.pngOnce again, I have the pleasure of speaking at this year’s HP Discover 2014 in Las Vegas, June 10-12. Discover happens twice a year and provides the perfect opportunity for HP customers and partners to learn more about new products...

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Analytics for Human Information: Did somebody say “TopCoder”?

top coder.pngInnovation is alive and kicking at HP! With our latest release of updates to the platform that we like to call “The OS for Human Information”—also known as HP IDOL OnDemand—we’re providing more capabilities to developers...

About the Author(s)
  • With over 15 years’ experience in product marketing and sales with enterprise software companies, Becky brings considerable expertise to HP’s Information Archiving product marketing team. In her role, she is responsible for cultivating go-to-market strategy, messaging, and content. Becky enjoys working with clients, partners, and prospects to gain a better understanding of the information archiving needs, priorities, and issues affecting enterprises
  • Beth Demirjian leads HP Autonomy's digital strategy including search, social, mobile and email and has 15 years experience in enterprise software. She resides in San Diego, CA.
  • Chris Surdak is a Subject Matter Expert on Information Governance and eDiscovery for HP Autonomy. He has over 20 years of consulting and technology experience, and holds an MS from Wharton, a CISSP Master's Certificate from Villanova and a Juris Doctor from Taft Law School.
  • Claire Dominy is a Digital Marketing Manager at HP Autonomy and is currently based in Houston, TX.
  • Da Hye Huh serves as the Director of Product Marketing for Autonomy IDOL.
  • Dan Burke serves as a vice president of HP Software. He is in SME within Power and Emerging technologies, focused on HP Autonomy Explore and IDOL based solutions, such as multi-channel analytics and knowledge management.
  • David Brown is a Product Marketing Manager at HP Autonomy, where he leads product marketing for several of HP’s Information Governance solutions.
  • David Humphrey, CTO of Video Surveillance for HP Autonomy oversees operations for Video, pioneering intelligent video-analytic technologies for international installations. Mr Humphrey has over twenty years experience in advanced video-analytics, with seventeeen years on security applications, as a leading provider of security and surveillance solutions to defense agencies, governments and major corporations around the globe.
  • David Roy has over 27 years of experience in Software Engineering, with expertise in the areas of Digital Asset Management, Image Science and Image Processing. David led the HP MediaBin Development Team for over 15 years and now works in the HP Autonomy Professional Services group.
  • Dominic Brown is Vice President, Meaning Based Governance at Autonomy, Inc. At Autonomy, Brown employs his 15 years of legal and IT experience, along with Autonomy’s unique technology, to help organizations address challenges with eDiscovery, compliance, and records management.
  • Federico Grosso has over 15 years of international technology management experience and technology evangelization. Federico currently serves as HP´s Managing Director of HP Autonomy operations across Latin America. He is directly responsible for all aspects of HP Autonomy's business in the region and the positioning of the company´s innovation in the area of unstructured information.
  • Fernando Lucini has been with Autonomy since 2000 and serves as Chief Technology Officer. As Chief Technology Officer, based at Autonomy’s headquarters in Cambridge, UK, Mr Lucini is responsible for defining the overall technology vision and strategy for HP Autonomy including the long term product roadmap and evangelising to customers and to the rest of HP, overseeing and sponsoring some of the world’s largest and most complex information systems across a range of industries.
  • Gagan Bhatia serves as WW product marketing manager for Enterprise Data Protection software within HP Autonomy business unit. He has over 15 years of experience in developing and marketing enterprise software including archiving, data protection, and information management solutions. He is based in San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Gabriele Di Piazza is Vice President of Marketing Optimization for HP Autonomy. In this role, Gabriele leads a team responsible for the product marketing strategy and execution for a set of advanced marketing solutions. These include, digital experience management, web optimization, search engine marketing, rich media management, contact center management and marketing analytics.
  • George Tziahanas leads product management and strategy for HP Autonomy’s Legal and Compliance Portfolio, including its Compliant Archiving, eDiscovery, Legal Hold, and Supervision/Surveillance solutions. George also works closely with HP Autonomy financial services clients, overseeing deployment and ongoing management of solutions designed to meet regulatory requirements.
  • This account is for guest bloggers. The blog post will identify the blogger.
  • Henry Eakland joined HP Autonomy in April 2012 and currently works as Director, Product Marketing focused on our Marketing Optimization solutions suite. He works out of our San Francisco, CA, office.
  • Ilan Gendellman serves as Director of Professional Services and leads the HP Autonomy’s Web Content Management Professional Services team in the Americas. Ilan and his team are working closely with HP customers to implement complex Digital Marketing solutions to drive Customers’ business goals. He is based in Atlanta, GA.
  • Su serves as Director of Product Marketing for HP Connected Backup and LiveVault, and has more than 20 years of experience in enterprise software including SaaS, data protection, and information management & governance. She is based in Northern California.
  • Jeff Veis is Vice President of Solution Marketing for HP Autonomy responsible globally for product, partner and field marketing initiatives. Jeff has been in the enterprise software industry for more than 20 years and has experience in marketing, strategy, sales, and partnerships. During his time at HP Autonomy, Jeff has founded the Liberty Alliance Project, a first-in-class standards organization with a global membership that provides a holistic approach to identity.
  • Jenny Ryan is a Director of Product Marketing at HP Autonomy. She’s devoted to helping brands learn to love their data, understand their audience, and effectively engage with audiences across all touchpoints.
  • Joe Garber is Vice President of Information Governance at HP Autonomy. In this role, he leads product messaging and go-to-market efforts for the organization’s eDiscovery, information archiving, and ECM market offerings. Garber has more than 10 years of experience in information governance and eDiscovery.
  • Joe has over 13 years of experience in technology marketing and is currently focused on the analytics solution portfolio. Prior to this role, he was responsible for product marketing of the enterprise application data management solution.
  • Delivering subject matter expertise in the area of financial services compliance and product marketing for HP’s eDiscovery and Supervision/Surveillance products. John has been a legal and compliance professional in the financial services industry for over 12 years. Prior to joining HP Autonomy, John was a compliance officer, auditor, and consultant for major banks, broker-dealers, investment banks, hedge funds, and asset management firms.
  • Kam has over 15 years' experience in marketing and technology, primarily involved in the marketing software industry. Prior to joining HP Autonomy, Kam worked at Yesmail Interactive, a leading email marketing technology provider, where he was responsible for product marketing, lead generation, and digital marketing. Kam also has extensive experience in WCM and Campaign Management & Analytics, having worked at Alterian (now part of SDL) on those product lines.
  • Luis Romero is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at HP Autonomy, where he leads product marketing for HP’s Information Archiving solutions. Luis has over 12 years of experience in enterprise software and information archiving.
  • Martin Cuéllar, Director of Product Marketing for HP Software, is a Subject Matter Expert within HP Autonomy Emerging Technologies. Martin’s career includes work with public sector, private sector, government, and non-profits implementing new analytics, CRM, ECM, and search solutions. He works with existing and new HP customers using Autonomy Explore Cloud for multi-channel analytics and social engagement.
  • Randy manages worldwide public relations, analyst relations, social media, and employee communications for HP Autonomy.
  • Scott speaks, blogs, writes articles and specializes in driving competitively differentiated integrations for storage and virtualization. VMware Certified Professional, recognized as a vExpert, VMWorld speaker, VMUG keynote speaker, and a contributing author of the book Virtualization Changes Everything.
  • Shabih Syed is a seasoned technologist possessing 9+ years in technology leading SaaS, mobile and consumer web development teams. He is currently serving as a Product Manager within the HP Autonomy Marketing Optimization organization and is the Agile Product Owner for the ongoing development of TeamSite.
  • Responsible for Cloud Server Data Protection products, including LiveVault and Data Protector. Based in Boston, MA. Twitter: @sraldous
  • Stephen Spellicy is known as a virtualization and data protection subject matter expert with 17+ years of experience in the technology industry. As the Director of Product Management for Data Protection within HP Software's Division, he manages a portfolio of software products that over 60k customers leverage worldwide. His expertise within the backup/recovery, storage, virtualization, and cloud technology areas have also gained him recognition with HP internally and externally, with many contributed articles published technology focused magazines & periodicals.
  • Sunil Menon is CTO and heads up Product Management for Marketing Optimization at HP Autonomy. Sunil has over 17 years of technical and business experience in the areas of Digital Marketing, Content Management, Marketing Automation and Marketing Optimization. In his current role, Sunil leads Product Management and Strategy for HP Autonomy's Marketing Optimization portfolio covering web experience management, digital marketing, optimization, marketing analytics and contact center solutions.
  • Wendy Lee is a Sr. Product Marketing Manager at HP Autonomy, where she leads the product marketing efforts of the Unified Information Access offering. Prior to joining Autonomy, Wendy worked at a mobile startup where she was responsible for high ROI marketing programs across advanced mobile analytics, behavioral targeting, and marketing attribution analytics solutions. Wendy also worked at Acxiom where she gained extensive experience in digital marketing.
  • Will is responsible for providing expertise in multichannel customer engagement. Will works with leading companies to help them better understand customer interactions across multiple channels, and, by applying HP Autonomy technology to their customer data, derive actionable insights that deliver measurable ROI.
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