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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.

Displaying articles for: March 2014

Data Protection: Petabytes of data - That's cute!

petabytes.pngCloud services are taking off, and vendors are shouting proudly about the size and scale of their operations in the attempt to prove success and attract customers, drawing them away from smaller suppliers. But the thing that gets me—is that the advertisings’ boastings...

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Information Governance: The Growing Global Appeal of Information Governance

IGF-2014-hero.jpgTimes have certainly changed for information governance.  Not long ago, many placed this concept in the same category as insurance provided by rental car agencies—a “nice to have” but a bit complex and confusing, and potentially already covered by what I already do.  No longer are organizations looking at information governance from...

Digital Marketing: Leveraging the HP MediaBin APIs: Part 2 – API Overview

mediabin part 2.jpgIn my last post, we saw a quick introduction to VMB Web services and looked at a few simple operations.  In this post, we’ll go through an overview of the VMB Web service API to give you a good understanding of how the API is organized, so you’ll have a better idea of the API calls used to accomplish some basic tasks.


Keep reading to learn more from one of our HP MediaBin experts.

Analytics for Human Information: Putting the puzzle together for effective risk assessment

HP Surveillance.jpgThere is a fine line between triggering a false alarm and advertising a real threat.  The split-second decision could have drastic consequences and costly repercussions.  As the pressure to deliver...

Data Protection: SAP certified HANA backup with HP Data Protector

SAPWe are excited to announce that the HP Data Protector solution to backup and restore SAP HANA databases is now SAP certified. If you have currently deployed or are planning to deploy SAP HANA in your environment, this post will help you understand the benefits of using Data Protector for SAP HANA backup.

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Analytics for Human Information: The New Top Ten Myths of Big Data - Myth #10

Big Data Myth #10.jpgAs I prepared to wrap up this ten-part blog series, I quickly reviewed all of the prior nine posts for The New Top Ten Myths of Big Data.  We covered a lot of ground over those posts, and I’m happy to see that each of those prior posts are as relevant today as they were when I started this series—if not more...

Data Protection: It’s really not luck at all - Why HP is your trusted source for backup and recovery

ItsNotLuck.jpgThere’s a beautiful quote by Denzel Washington and it describes my definition of luck. He says, “I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it.” If this statement also rings true for you then today is your lucky day, because...

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Data Protection: Application or Hypervisor - Who should own the backup operation?

post-banner-640x300.pngAsking a direct question should result in a direct answer.  With a market like IT, offering an answer that’s anything other than “it depends” is a challenge...

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Data Protection: How long can you live without your backup server?

data protectionI often hear from customers and partners that it’s all about the restore—trust me I get it. Restore is where it’s at: It’s all about achieving a successful recovery in the shortest amount of time.  When we talk about...

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Analytics for Human Information: Is 90 percent of your clinical data missing in action?

From the minute a patient checks into a hospital to the time he or she checks out, meticulous records are kept of the patient’s journey through the healthcare system.   In addition to the standard transactional records such as claims, medications...

Digital Marketing: The future of the contact center is leaving now (Prediction 5)

prediction5.jpgWhen it comes to Big Data, volume is not the only challenge. According to Gartner, 85% of Fortune 500 organizations will be unable to exploit big data for competitive...


This is post 5 of 5 in a series summarizing a recent HP Autonomy webcast on contact center management.

Digital Marketing: The future of the contact center is leaving now (Prediction 4)

prediction4.jpgToday’s data storage and presentation regulations require an unprecedented level of compliance. You already knew this. Yet when was the last time you conducted a Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance audit? It will be required sooner rather than later, and you need...


This is the fourth in a series of 5 blogs summarizing a recent HP Autonomy webcast on Contact Center Management.


Data Protection: 3 considerations your cloud vendor forgot to mention

server-data-protection.jpgCloud is on the move—big time.  According to IDC, the cloud market will reach $107 billion in 2017, with an over 23.5% of compound annual growth rate - that’s 5 times as fast as the IT market worldwide. 


Clouds are like snowflakes, no two are alike.  Yet, everyone claims...

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Digital Marketing: The future of the contact center is leaving now (Prediction 3)

prediction3.jpgIt’s not enough to manage customer interactions across multiple channels, because in today’s marketplace, you need to meet your customer at each and every preferred touchpoint. Not only that, but your customer is expecting a consistent experience across all channels, which means...



This is the third in a series of 5 blogs summarizing a recent HP Autonomy webcast on contact center management

Digital Marketing: The future of the contact center is leaving now (Prediction 2)

prediction2.jpgThe traditional view of agent productivity—where the workforce is measured on calls handled and/or applications managed in a period of time—needs to be redefined. In this...


This is the second in a series of 5 blogs summarizing a recent HP Autonomy webcast on contact center management.

Digital Marketing: The Future Of The Contact Center Is Leaving Now (Prediction 1)


The contact center is not immune to market forces that drive today’s business decisions. In fact, when it comes to the impact of mobile, social, big data, and the imperative for advanced analytics to understand it all, contact centers need the same immediate access...



This is the first in a series of 5 blogs summarizing a recent HP Autonomy webcast on contact center management.

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  • 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, analytics and eDiscovery for HP Autonomy. He has over 20 years of consulting and technology experience, and holds a Juris Doctor from Taft University, an MS from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, a CISSP Master's Certificate from Villanova and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Penn State. Chris is author of the Big Data strategy book, "Data Crush," which was recently nominated as International Book of the Year for 2014, by GetAbstract. Chris is also contributing editor and columnist for European Business Review magazine.
  • 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.
  • Michelle is the Global Product Marketing Manager for HP Records Manager and HP ControlPoint within the Information Governance portfolio. Responsible for solution messaging, positioning and GTM strategy, Michelle works closely with the product, sales, marketing and channel organisations within HP to develop these. Michelle has 13+ years experience in the Information Management space having worked closely with customers, industry and business partners over this time.
  • Randy manages worldwide public relations, analyst relations, social media, and employee communications for HP Autonomy.
  • Robert Brennan is a senior client director at HP Autonomy with seven years’ experience in marketing optimization. He specializes in A/B and multivariate (MVT) testing with HP Optimost, working directly with key clients on strategy, execution, and analysis. Robert also serves as a valued thought leader for HP by educating new employees, streamlining departmental processes, and developing highly effective client deliverables.
  • 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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