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  • M-Files Runs Natively on Windows Azure Cloud Platform

    M-Files has announced a new version of M-Files Cloud Vault that runs natively on the Windows Azure cloud platform. M-Files Cloud Vault is the first professional document management solution running on Azure, providing businesses an immediate opportunity to take advantage of Microsoft’s highly scalable and reliable cloud-based operating system and geographically distributed data centers to […]

  • Using words

    I came across this quote.  It is worth being reminded of it when using words to convey powerful information Mr. William Strunk’s famous quote: “A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts.“

  • Powerful negative information

    A large part of information that we get and use has the potential of having a negative impact. It it because the information itself is bad?  If you learn today that you business does not have enough cash to make all the payments this month, does it mean the information is bad or negative?  The obvious answer is that the […]

  • The Key

    We have illustrated that information can be powerful.  Think of all the occasions yesterday that you used information.  Reading it somewhere, listening to it, a billboard on your journey, the report from your boss.  Make a list and just tick  if the snippet of information was powerful – doing the trick.  Let me know the result.  Even in this information […]

  • Making information powerful

    Last night I watched a program on Television. It was about information. And the presenter in my view succeeded to make it POWERFUL. View the Joy of Stats courtesy of Hans Rosling [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbkSRLYSojo]  Which characteristics of this presentation was most the appealing? Which features did you find to have a negative impact on you? The […]

  • Imagine your day without information

    Stop! You have nothing to eat for the next 48 hours – will you survive? probably. You will have no information. No feedback from your senses (listening, seeing, smelling, Credit union agent no memory recall) – no input, no guidance, no point of reference, no feedback – how will you function? We use information without […]

  • M-Files 7 – Preview of latest release

    Motive Sys released details of the new features and enhancements in Version 7 of M-files which will be available from September 2010. The key features include Extending the integration with outlook Improving the user interface and usability Improving the search capabilities Extending the view functionality Extending workflow and assignments Improving performance for large document vaults and […]