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Leighton Hendrick

Case Study: Davis College Migrates to Alfresco Records Management for Improved Accuracy and Scalability

Case Study: Davis College Migrates to Alfresco Records Management for Improved Accuracy and Scalability

Results Replaced Digitech Systems PaperVision and PaperFlow Unlimited users access Improved Scalability Content accuracy through validation Migrated over 30,000 documents Reused existing equipment Expanded records management without incurring additional costs Challenge Located in Toledo, Ohio, Davis College, a private, two-year college, must adhere to state and federal regulations regarding archiving of student records and transcripts. […]

Case Study: Allowing Geological Passion to be Shared and Interpreted Online—University of Leeds Virtual Seismic Atlas

Case Study: Allowing Geological Passion to be Shared and Interpreted Online—University of Leeds Virtual Seismic Atlas

When a group of university researchers decided to share their amassed geological knowledge online with free access to all interested, they faced a unique challenge. This knowledge was based on seismic images, huge pictures of the Earth’s crust created using special survey equipment, together with geological interpretation overlain on top. Even if you are an […]

Case Study: Access to Government Regulations, Minus the Red Tape—Regulations.gov

Case Study: Access to Government Regulations, Minus the Red Tape—Regulations.gov

It’s hard to think of the phrase “government initiative” without picturing the red tape that comes with it. Luckily, nobody understands this better than the government itself – which is why over 160 government agencies came together in 2003 to make at least one aspect of their work more manageable for American citizens. The project […]

Case Study: Southwest Airlines Implements Invoice Imaging to Tame an Out of Control Finance File Room

Case Study: Southwest Airlines Implements Invoice Imaging to Tame an Out of Control Finance File Room

Southwest Airlines has a reputation among its customers as being super friendly and very laid back. This cheerful attitude extends to the company’s vendors, who deal directly with their local Southwest office, rather than employees at the company’s Dallas headquarters. However, since invoices and other paperwork must eventually be processed at the main corporate office, […]

Case Study: Meeting Regulations While Benefiting the Business—Evergreen Investments’ InvestNet

Case Study: Meeting Regulations While Benefiting the Business—Evergreen Investments’ InvestNet

Evergreen Investments, the assets management division of Wachovia Bank, has offered clients sound investment strategies for seventy years. Such longevity is no accident. The company has maintained its edge by keeping up with the times, even as the times have changed swiftly. These days, Evergreen is the twentieth largest mutual fund company, with over $300 […]

Case Study: Mining for Information—BHP Billiton

Case Study: Mining for Information—BHP Billiton

BHP Billiton, the world’s largest diversified resources company, has nearly 40,000 employees working in over twenty-five countries, annually generating billions of dollars in revenues. Mining plays a major role in the success of the company, which deals in commodities including aluminum, coal, iron ore, uranium, nickel, silver, oil, gas, and diamonds. But it is mining […]

Case Study: A Valuable and Easy-to-Use Intranet for Every Employee—Kennecott Utah Copper

Case Study: A Valuable and Easy-to-Use Intranet for Every Employee—Kennecott Utah Copper

An email. A Post-It note. Popping your head into a colleague’s office. The sharing of important information among coworkers is second nature because it happens so frequently with little effort or thought. Admittedly, this everyday scenario becomes more complex when you add big teams, large volumes of information, and disparate locations into the mix. Take […]

Case Study: The CollegeSense.com Micro-Site Makes School Savings Simpler

Case Study: The CollegeSense.com Micro-Site Makes School Savings Simpler

A lot of life happens between the time a child begins teething and when they’re ready to pack up their first coffee maker and head off to college. As most parents know, the daunting question of how to pay for that college education begins right around the time those first teeth come in. With higher […]

Case Study: Getting Marketing Content to Speak Documentum’s Language—Aprimo

Case Study: Getting Marketing Content to Speak Documentum’s Language—Aprimo

Virtually everyone has had the experience: you are traveling in a foreign country, and with the exception of a few basics, you don’t understand the language. Simple daily tasks- such as ordering dinner at a restaurant or asking directions to your next destination become laborious and time-consuming. If you’re lucky, you eventually communicate-or comprehend-through a […]

Case Study: Endeca and Blue Fish Bring Consumers Closer to Outlet Bargains—Overstock.com

Case Study: Endeca and Blue Fish Bring Consumers Closer to Outlet Bargains—Overstock.com

It is a common sight along open stretches of highway throughout the United States: outlet shopping. Even when you’re miles away, you know that you’re getting closer; multiple billboards dot the landscape, advertising the must-have deals. Not far from the designated exit, countless discount stores are housed in an endless series of beige buildings, looking […]

Case Study: Bausch & Lomb Updates International Web Presence to Reflect their Master Brand

Case Study: Bausch & Lomb Updates International Web Presence to Reflect their Master Brand

In 1853, German immigrant John Jacob Bausch set up his modest optical shop in Rochester, New York. A few years later, Bausch’s close friend Henry Lomb invested $60 to keep the business of selling spectacles going, a relatively unknown endeavor during those days. They could have never imagined their company would end up producing over […]

Case Study: Managing a Content Migration for a Compliance-Focused Pharmaceutical Industry—Allergan

Case Study: Managing a Content Migration for a Compliance-Focused Pharmaceutical Industry—Allergan

Imagine opening your closet in search of your favorite shirt, only to find it missing. You rifle through the hangers; you’re sure it’s got to be there somewhere. Later, you discover that your spouse folded it and placed it underneath a stack of fresh T-shirts in your bureau drawer.