Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Organizations are drowning in data and the tide is only going to get higher. That was the major takeaway from the “Meeting the Challenges of Information Governance in the Cloud” panel that helped to launch the first day of Legalweek(year) 2021. Panelists addressed some of the challenges that organizations will face in launching their own information governance programs even as the volumes of data continue to grow exponentially.

Moderator Brian Hupp, special adviser to Onna, said that workplaces are digitizing more rapidly than policies and retention plans can manage to keep up. This is driven in large part by a modern enterprise’s reliance upon technology, with Hupp noting that today the average business uses over 129 different software apps—many falling under the heading of collaboration tools like Slack.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Benefits of a Digital Membership:

  • Free access to 1 article* every 30 days
  • Access to the entire ALM network of websites
  • Unlimited access to the ALM suite of newsletters
  • Build custom alerts on any search topic of your choosing
  • Search by a wide range of topics

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Frank Ready

Frank Ready is a reporter on the tech desk at ALM Media. He can be reached at [email protected]

More from this author


Modern Visual EvidenceBook

This law book shows you how to use and limit video, audiovisual and computer-generated evidence in tort, complex securities actions, infringement actions and any act...

Get More Information

Legalweek Leaders in Tech Awards 2021Event

Recognizing innovation in the legal technology sector for working on precedent-setting, game-changing projects and initiatives.

Get More Information

General Counsel Summit (GCS) 2021Event

General Counsel Summit is the premier event for in-house counsel, hosting esteemed legal minds from all sectors of the economy.

Get More Information

ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.