SAPinsider Publishes New Article — “Integrated Retention and Destruction”

March 4, 2014


DEDHAM, Mass., March 4, 2014 SAPinsider magazine announces that a new article, “Integrated Retention and Destruction” by John Fiske, is now available in its January-March 2014 issue.

With expanding compliance requirements, compulsory destruction requirements, and structured and metadata now operating under the same retention regulations as those for unstructured content, today’s enterprise must reconsider methods for information retention. This article explores SAP technology solutions that enable an infrastructure that prevents siloed, disconnected systems and supports managing separate classes of information holistically. Specifically, the article discusses SAP Information Lifecycle Management (SAP ILM) and the SAP Extended Enterprise Content Management (SAP Extended ECM) application by OpenText.

“Integrated Retention and Destruction” by John Fiske is now available at The article can also be found on page 81 of the January-March 2014 issue of SAPinsider, both in print and via the SAPinsider mobile app for Apple and Android platforms.

About the author
John Fiske is a Senior Director in SAP’s Enterprise Information Management team. He has been with SAP for seven years, supporting the SAP ECM portfolio. Before joining SAP, he spent 15 years in telecommunications and management consulting. John has a BA from Harvard and an MBA from INSEAD. He lives in Arlington, Virginia.

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Melanie A. Obeid
Editorial Director, SAPinsider & insiderPROFILES
WIS Publishing, publisher of SAPinsider

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