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Attachments: Can't live with them, can't live without them | Sherpa Software

Email attachments. Just the very word sends shivers up and down the spines of email administrators everywhere. This is because attachments probably cause more infrastructure issues in a company’s email environment than anything else. Now,  that is not to say that attachments are bad or not useful; they serve an important purpose in every company. […]

EDiscovery Software Basics: How & Why | Sherpa Software

A 2013 Science Daily report concluded that 90 percent of all of the world’s electronic data had been created in the two years prior to the study with no sign of slowing down. Companies are completely awash in data. Now imagine that you are a company lawyer putting together a case for trial; for example, […]

Support for Archive Attender 3.5 is ending on December 15, 2014.  After this date, older Archive Attender versions up to, and including 3.5 SP3, will not be patched or updated, nor will support be provided. Customers currently using Archive Attender version 3.5 are highly encouraged to upgrade to the current version 4.2 of the product […]

Is there a place for tapes in today's information governance strategies? | Sherpa Software

Whether hated, loved, or regarded with ambivalence, backup tapes are still a part of the information governance (IG) landscape at many organizations. Although they are rapidly being phased out in many companies, tapes are the lumbering dinosaur of disaster recovery plans; slow, physically bulky and often part of an older, unstructured backup strategy. Tracking, monitoring […]

Off-the-topic: The 17 best trip tips for a great vacation

Something as simple as planning for a vacation has gone from hectic to convenient in the last 15 years or so; all of a sudden, we are given the privilege of user-review sites, and getting to do the research all on our own rather than meeting with a travel agent to figure out our plans. […]

Ballgame Sherpa Software

Here at Sherpa, we work hard providing information governance solutions that are reliable and affordable. But our days are not just about developing products, working with customers and writing blog articles – not at all. We like to enjoy ourselves as well;  and what better way to do so, than to take full advantage of […]