14.3 Release Webinar - July 18 at 12PM Eastern

As a subscription service, NetDocuments continually improves by releasing new features and functionality. Our third release of 2014 is packed with some exciting new things. Join us on July 18 as part of the ILTA product briefing series to see the 14.3 enhancements in action to prepare for the coming release. Session Description: NetDocuments 14.3 release is scheduled for July 24, 2014. Join the ND team as we share what is planned for this release. We invite administrators, trainers, help-desk personnel partners, and any end-user interested in this upcoming release. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Step 5 of 5 in our Series on Tips to Successfully Implement Technology

Change can be painful. Whether you're implementing a new technology, or you're switching to a competitive product or service, there will be some degree of a learning curve. You'll have people who resist the change, struggle with the new technology, or outright boycott it. To reduce the chances of change management pitfalls, here are some tips to make sure this last and final step goes off well and your people feel like they're getting the white glove treatment.

Step 4 of our 5 Part Series on Successfully Implementing Technology

This is step four in our five-part series on how to successfully deploy a firm-wide technology. If you missed the previous posts you can start from the beginning right here.

Part 3 of Our 5 Keys to Successfully Deploy Technology

Continuing in our five part series on how to effectively deploy technology at your firm, we're on to step 3: Test.

Continued... Winning The Battle Before It Begins: 5 Keys To a Successful Technology Rollout

This is part two of our five part series on how to successfully implement technology at your firm.

Winning the Battle Before it Begins: 5 keys to a successful technology rollout

Technology is part of your overall business strategy, or at least it should be. It's especially important in business decisions when a potential tech change is happening with a mission-critical application like a CRM system or document management platform. Successfully swapping out a technology that is vital to your day to day business requires a detailed plan of action because the execution of implementing a technology will determine the level of user adoption, productivity, how much value you get out of the tech, and how fast you realize that value.

NetDocuments' Response to the Internet Explorer Security News

This post is describing the recent IE issues. Even though it is not specific to NetDocuments, we have had a number of customers ask us about this, so we are providing this information as a resource. An Internet Explorer exploit was discovered last weekend and Microsoft provided a patch yesterday to resolve the issue with IE versions 10 and 11. NetDocuments provides support for several browsers, one of which is Internet Explorer. Because of the issue, users who cannot update to the newer browsers where a patch has been made available by Microsoft, there are some other suggestions that Microsoft has provided as workarounds which are listed below. Of course using another supported browser is also an option for users.

4 Tips to a Healthier Technology Footprint

Staying healthy requires conscious effort, a plan, consistency, and every now and again, a re-evaluation may be needed to be sure you're recalibrating where necessary. Go easy on yourself, nutrition and fitness perfection isn't possible, but progress is. The basic principles for health and wellness can be applied to many areas of life and business. How about the technology health at your firm? Here are a few tips to get back on track and redefine your regimen.

Training from a Certified Trainer is Money Well Spent

You may not be aware, but NetDocuments has an ecosystem of certified trainers, consultants and technology experts. Our customer firms continually look to these certified partners to get the most value out of the NetDocuments service, and with four updates released per year, new features and functionality are hitting your people's desk on a quarterly basis. Turn to our certified partners and they'll keep you and your team up to speed.

New Microsoft Office Integrations with ndOffice™

NetDocuments has reengineered native Microsoft Office integrations to function entirely inside the Office applications, including the streaming versions of Office 365 Web Apps. Metadata tagging (profiling), file open, file save and folder and workspace navigation are all now available directly within the Office application. "NetDocuments ndOffice brings document management inside Word, Excel, and Power Point to offer end users an integrated and seamless experience while working with NetDocuments," said Leonard Johnson, vice president of marketing and product management at NetDocuments. "With no more switching back and forth between these applications and the browser, users can now manage versions, apply profile and security templates, open recent documents and perform global searches all within the Microsoft Office user interface."