The client (a multinational white goods manufacturer) set up a global shared services operation in the Philippines. With manufacturing and assembly facilities in more than 40 countries worldwide, the initial objective was to centralize accounts payable processing.
Most of us are conscientious about backing up electronic data, indeed in many organizations backups are largely automated and happen behind the scenes without any human interaction (usually the biggest cause of failed backups).
Worldwide, regardless of location or industry, the burden of compliance regulations and legislation is growing. With this come tough penalties for the directors and officers of businesses that do not comply.
Document management systems play a big role in litigation support.