e-Records 2012: Leadership

This article is the sixth and final in a series of recaps of the 2012 e-Records Conference, a conference dedicated to electronic records management that has been co-sponsored by TSLAC and the Department of Information Resources since 2000. Presentations from the e-Records Conference are available on the e-Records 2012 website. By Angela Ossar, Government Information…

e-Records 2012: An Information Exchange Primer

This article is the fifth in a series of recaps of the 2012 e-Records Conference, a conference dedicated to electronic records management that has been co-sponsored by TSLAC and the Department of Information Resources since 2000. Presentations from the e-Records Conference are available on the e-Records 2012 website. By Angela Ossar, Government Information Analyst I…

e-Records 2012: Managing the Hard to Manage

This article is the fourth in a series of recaps of the 2012 e-Records Conference, a conference dedicated to electronic records management that has been co-sponsored by TSLAC and the Department of Information Resources since 2000. Presentations from the e-Records Conference are available on the e-Records 2012 website. By Angela Ossar, Government Information Analyst A…

e-Records 2012: Texts, Emails, and the Texas Public Information Act

This article is the third in a series of recaps of the 2012 e-Records Conference, a conference dedicated to electronic records management that has been co-sponsored by TSLAC and the Department of Information Resources since 2000. Presentations from the e-Records Conference are available on the e-Records 2012 website. By Angela Ossar, Government Information Analyst In…

e-Records 2012: The Fascinating (and a Little Frightening) World of Computer Forensics

I think I speak for everyone in Craig Ball’s session, “e-Discovery: Nerdy Things You Should Know About Computer Forensics,” when I say that computer forensics (when explained right) is downright riveting.

Ninety-two percent of information is born digital. This means that, increasingly, forensic evidence is digital. In a rousing afternoon session, Ball talked about the treasure trove of evidence that we leave behind when we use computers and smart phones, and introduced computer forensics as the way that we find the story behind the human drama of what people see, hide, steal, and think – essentially, using our digital fingerprints to read minds.

Sometimes these fingerprints are more overt than others, […]

e-Records Conference 2012

By Angela Ossar, Government Information Analyst Today at TSLAC, we celebrate another successful e-Records Conference. This conference has been a 13-year collaboration between the State Library and the Department of Information Resources, so what better conference theme could we have had than “Strategic Collaborations for e-Success”? Fortunately for me, I had the best conference assignment…

e-Records 2012: Strategic Collaborations for e-Success

Hurry! Less than 50 seats are available and only 2 working days left to take advantage of early registration pricing. Register by October 15 for the low price of $50. Beginning October 16 registration will be $85 through October 22, or until the auditorium is full. Cancellation Deadline – October 15, 2012 After this date, your agency will…