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Vol. 6 No. 9 November 2007

New book and toolkit preps companies for legal ediscovery

First the CliffNotes: Buy the E-Discovery No. 1 Toolkit, not E-Discovery and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: A Pocket Guide. Written by Bradley Schaufenbuel, senior manager in IT Risk and Security at Zurich Financial Services in Schaumburg, IL, E-Discovery and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: A Pocket Guide claims to be "a concise expert guide" to the updated Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) that now includes all electronically created documents. The book gives storage managers a very general understanding of how to find and hold documents that may be relevant to a lawsuit, and coaches them on how to create enforceable storage policies before there's even a hint of possible litigation. E-Discovery and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: A Pocket Guide By Bradley Schaufenbuel $29.95 (soft cover or download) IT Governance Publishing ISBN: 9781905356331 The book's major problem is its conciseness. For example "Organizational impacts of the amendments to the FRCP," "Technological impacts" and "Consequences of not...

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Features in this issue

  • Survey Says: Still coping with capacity

  • Solid-state storage finds its niche

    by  Alan Radding

    Storage managers facing critical storage performance problems and needing maximum IOPS have found a feasible option in solid-state disk. Solid-state storage is fast, cool and it barely sips power, but it's still far more expensive than traditional media.

  • Where encryption fits best

    by  Jerome Wendt

    Everybody knows they should encrypt tapes that go offsite, but many are still on the fence about where encryption should occur in their storage environments. There are a number of options, ranging from using your backup app's encryption capabilities to installing a purpose-built encryption appliance. We weigh the pros and cons of the available alternatives so that you can decide which approach best suits your shop.

Columns in this issue

  • Editorial: Web services for storage? It's already happening

    Web services for storage? It's already happening

  • Hot Spots: Web 2.0 storage: Challenges and choices

    by  Bob Laliberte

    Web 2.0 tools and strategies hold many potential benefits for businesses that deploy them, but their requirements for rapidly scalable storage and access, as well as persistent data, pose significant challenges for the IT staffs that need to build and manage the infrastructure.

  • Best Practices: Tackling data migration

    Data center projects often involve migrating data, which is frequently a painful process that can lead to unplanned downtime and outages. It's time to adopt consistent, repeatable migration practices. Selecting the right approach is highly dependent on infrastructure limitations, data and platform types, time constraints and staff capabilities.

  • Storage Bin 2.0: Virtually changing everything

    Server virtualization drives storage growth and dramatically drives the proliferation of storage networking. This is enabling the re-invention of how we manage, protect, store and access information.