Government agencies are consumed by paper – paper that seems to grow exponentially with every new policy or form that's made. It’s a double edged sword—all agencies need meticulous records, but the inefficiencies of a paper-based or antiquated system can be costly. Now more than ever, agencies are taking a hard look at their current situation and where they need to be.
In a recent Center for Digital Government survey of more than 200 state officials:
- Over 80% of respondents said better document management capabilities are a top priority
- 41% said a key driver of electronic document management is the ability to streamline workflows
- 70% are actively reinvesting in their document management technology
Before you rule out an overhaul, and think you can jury-rig your legacy systems, consider these five reasons why making an investment in a modern document management system may not be such a bad idea after all.Read More >