Through this process, mystery and legacy data that was once difficult to understand can now been deciphered. Accurate charge backs can now occur among the business units. Data center migrations can be streamlined by purging content with no business value and not ever moving it to the new platform.
Unstructured files and email that once presented a compliance risk and a storage nightmare can be reviewed and disposition decided. Some will move to archive, other to less expensive storage and a shocking amount of duplicates, personal files and aged data can be purged.
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