Colligo Blog: Riyaz Lakhani

Where Paper Records Come up Short in Responding to FOIA Requests

Searching through files

Paper-based records keeping is the stalwart standard for many government organizations. For years this method has proven reliable, but it is becoming sorely outdated from a practicality and efficiency perspective, especially now that US government agencies have to respond to over 788,000 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests annually. So much of our correspondence and …

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Meet Colligo: Tom Ng, SharePoint Veteran

This week we’re continuing our series introducing you to some of the great people who make up the Colligo team. Today we’re talking with Tom Ng, a technical consultant on our pre-sales team. Hi Tom, great to be speaking with you today. You’re one of Colligo’s go-to experts when it comes to business processes, record …

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Game Changing Breakthroughs in Knowledge Management

Knowledge management is a rapidly-evolving discipline, in which constant change is a certainty. Today, we're beginning with a step back to think about the big picture, and considering the impact of three major forces currently disrupting knowledge management: The workplace is increasing digital, with knowledge scattered across multiple systems. Business email is still on the ... Continue reading »

Meet Colligo: Sepideh Saba, Azure Rock Star

Meet Colligo: Sepideh Saba

As part of the thriving Vancouver tech sector, Colligo has many remarkably talented and interesting people on the team. In fact, in our employee surveys, the quality and friendliness of our co-workers is usually the top reason people say they love working here. This week we sat down with Sepideh Saba, one of our senior …

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Join us this Thursday at the AIIM Virtual Conference on Information Governance!

Do all businesses need to comply with GDPR?

Join us online this Thursday, July 20, 2017 for a FREE virtual conference. AIIM – the premier association representing nearly 200,000 information management professionals – is hosting the 2017 Virtual Event: Information Governance. In today’s rapidly evolving digital workplace, modernizing your information governance strategy is a must. AIIM has gathered the foremost experts who will …

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Simplifying Information Access for Utility Field Workers, While Enhancing Corporate Governance. The Paradox Solved.

Energy utilities must make accessing SharePoint easier for their workers—while still adhering to strict compliance requirements. In today’s energy and utility industries, field technicians are responsible for a variety of tasks often carried out in extreme and hazardous conditions. These include the installation, monitoring and servicing of equipment, ensuring safety in accordance with current specs, ... Continue reading »

Toronto Tales: Takeaways From ARMA Canada 2017

Colligo's Riyaz Lakhani Presenting at ARMA 2017
Our team was in Toronto this week, speaking at the ARMA Canada conference. For the uninitiated, ARMA is a professional association focused on effective management of records and information within an established information governance framework. This event brought together members from across the country’s 14 chapters and beyond, and as you can expect when canucks ... Continue reading »

Microsoft Video – 5 Ways to Add Jet Fuel to SharePoint

Microsoft recently presented how Air Transat digitally transformed crew operations by leveraging SharePoint Online. Paper-based processes were eliminated, with all flight information centralized in SharePoint and automatically distributed to the iPads of directors using Colligo Engage. The results? Air Transat reported a 91% satisfaction rates among crew!

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SharePoint Saturdays Recap: User Adoption and the Digital Workplace

Our team has been busy attending and speaking at recent SharePoint Saturdays in Calgary (April 1st) and Vancouver (April 8th). As we wait for the April showers to clear, we wanted to share a few takeaways: User adoption remains the biggest barrier to successful SharePoint projects. During a lunchtime presentation in Vancouver, we ran a …

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Using SharePoint to Mobilize Workers Can Save Time, Money & Mitigate Security Risk

Investing in mobility continues to top the IT agenda for 2017. According to IDC’s 2016 Mobile Enterprise Devices, Security, Services and Solutions Survey, 65% of enterprises plan to increase mobility spending this year, purchasing mobile devices for employees, while adding application security and content security solutions. While investments are going up, IT will need to …

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