The Legal Landscape: Gaining a Competitive Edge Through Innovation and Technology


This white paper looks at data tiering in legal firms, how data management frees resources and money for 'added value' projects, and legal firm's technology focuses for the year ahead.



The legal sector’s uptake of outsourced IT solutions – services that are hosted or managed by third parties - has been fairly measured to date, with the majority of adoption being in those fairly classical realms of managed networks, server colocation, data archiving and even external helpdesks.

Understandably, the onus has been more on lightening the administrative and housekeeping load, minimising tin and maximising valuable time. The recent emergence, relatively speaking, of Cloud-based services has obviously added a new dimension to the outsourcing picture but less clear is whether it’s added any dynamism.

With top law firms successfully implementing data tiering, the tangible results they have seen is primary data volumes reducing by 50% and a corresponding improvement in server and storage performance. This white paper looks at data tiering in legal firms, how data management frees resources and money for 'added value' projects, and legal firm's technology focuses for the year ahead.

Redcentric is a leading managed services provider delivering innovative technology to businesses to improve productivity and efficiency.