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Data without Borders: DRM as a consumer lock-in mechanism

by Jay Heiser  |  November 9, 2011

I have to wonder how many consumers truly understand that when they are paying money for rights-managed content that they have locked themselves into the future of a specific vendor.  At...

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Uh, oh, Mumboe! You have 2 weeks to get your data

by Jay Heiser  |  November 2, 2011

Gartner has heard from several sources that SaaS-based contract management application provider Mumboe told their customers last week that they have 2 weeks to pick up their data before their...

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Your Suppliers Don’t Have Your Goals

by Jay Heiser  |  May 11, 2011

While an external service provider may arguably have a ‘core competency’ that exceeds your ability in any particular area, there is one single risk factor that explains most of the...

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