The Obama administration has laid out an ambitious roadmap for agencies to phase out the use of paper records by 2020 in favor of managing nearly all records electronically.
The directive, released the Office of Management and Budget and the National Archives and Records Administration, calls for exploring automated technologies to streamline the records-management process.
The Iron Mountain company provides information-management services. Sue Trombley, the company’s director of consulting, joins Industry Chatter to discuss the ways the private sector can help agencies build on the government’s guidance.
Sue Trombley, director of consulting at Iron Mountain, has more than 25 years of information technology and records management and information management experience in a variety of industries. Her specialties are enterprise information management strategy, e-mail management strategy, and electronic records roadmap development. Trombley holds a master’s degree in library and information science and is a frequent speaker at association events and webinars.
Francis Rose is the host of In Depth, which airs weekdays from 4-7 p.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC metro area and online everywhere. Francis has covered all three branches of the federal government as a broadcast journalist since 1998. He joined Federal News Radio in 2006, and launched In Depth in 2008 as a daily show focused on connecting federal executives to the information they need to do their jobs better.