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Displaying articles for: April 2014

Data Protection: HP LiveVault 7.75 cloud backup and recovery service is here!

LiveVault.pngAfter a long and eventful winter, the warm weather is finally here.  To boot, we just announced the general availability of HP LiveVault® 7.75 on April 28, 2014!


You can check out the HP LiveVault backup solution here.



Keep reading to learn about  LiveVault's exciting enhacements.

Information Governance: Simplifying Legacy Data Cleanup with HP Autonomy Professional Services

20140307_PS_SEB_HP_Pro_Services_Legacy_Data_Cleanup_web.jpgA few weeks ago I wrote about an Information Governance strategy session that HP held with top industry analysts.  One of the core themes mentioned was the need for organizations to proactively take control of their data...

Information Governance: Not all cloud-based archiving is created equal

top_10_reason_online_backup_309x200.jpgIn the world of information archiving, we hear quite a bit about cloud-based archiving, but the importance of the cloud component in these various solutions is often overlooked...


Keep reading to learn some key questions you should ask when evaluating the cloud behind your archiving solution.

Data Protection: The end of an era - 7 things every Windows XP user should know

XP Migration.jpgBy now, everyone must have heard that support for Windows XP ended on April 8, 2014.


This means, Microsoft will no longer offer the security upgrades that protect XP users from newly emerging viruses, spyware, and other malware.  


Experts, including those at Microsoft, warn that consumers who failed to migrate to a newer OS before the deadline will expose...

Information Governance: Ask the Experts Series - How the FRCP amendments will impact our industry

HP.jpgIn this first part of our blog series, we will focus on a topic that is ‘top of mind’ for the eDiscovery industry; the proposed FRPC rule changes. To shed some light on the impact of these proposed changes, we are...



This is the first post in an Information Governance blog series where we will “Ask the Experts” about emerging eDiscovery trends and topics.

Analytics for Human Information: Fore! Sentiment is not all positive or negative

fore.jpgIn the lead up to the Masters Golf Tournament, I was watching highlights from last year and listening to the talking heads discuss the favorites for this year’s event...


Keep reading to learn the secret to scoring a sentiment hole-in-one.

Information Governance: Spring cleaning for your closets and your structured data

spring-data.jpgHere in Texas, the days are getting longer, temperatures are rising, and I am ready to throw open the windows; let the fresh air in and clear out the clutter for a fresh start to spring! It’s the perfect time to...

Analytics for Human Information: HP’s HAVEn - Delivering Operational Omniscience through Big Data

oo-blog.pngThis week, I co-paneled the closing keynote for the Intergovernmental Technology Conference (ITC) East in Harrisburg, PA.  The panel consisted of...


Join us as Chris Surdak discusses the relevance of Big Data in the world of state governments, and how changes in society are altering the landscape for government agencies.

Analytics for Human Information: HP wins Best Video Analytics - Live from ISC West

“How come I didn’t know about this?”

This statement has been constantly repeated by those who have visited our stand here at the ISC West show in Las Vegas.  Many of them are already HP partners or familiar users—and yet, everyone is shocked that they didn’t know about...


Data Protection: Why technology giants collaborate – because it’s good for customers!

DP1.jpgI am pleased to announce that HP Data Protector now supports EMC Data Domain Boost.  The feature is available to customers using...


Keep reading to learn how HP is helping customers win through collaboration.

Data Protection: Back to Basics -Virtual machine format considerations for backups

banner-640x300.pngHave you ever stopped to consider how a virtual disk layout (thin versus thick) is defined and the type of guest operating system format you choose affects the backup operation?  Thick versus...

Information Governance: Introducing Digital Safe Discovery

digitalsafe.jpgFaced with increasing litigation and regulation, many organizations must rely on defensible archiving and eDiscovery solutions in order to efficiently respond to hundreds of eDiscovery requests and internal investigations; each posing significant...

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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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • For years I've been doing video and music production back and forth between Boston MA and New Orleans LA. Starting in 2010, I've began working with Vertica (now HP Vertica) in the marketing team, doing customer testimonials, product release videos, and website management. I'm fascinated by Big Data and the amazing things my badass team at HP Vertica has done and continues to do in the industry every day.
  • 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.
  • Po Hong, PhD, is a senior solutions architect in HP Big Data Platform Corporate Presales specializing in HP Vertica performance tuning and workload management.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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