When firms embrace the opportunity to harness the power of big data and cloud technology, it is always with a careful eye toward managing security and risks.

The Legal Current podcast caught-up with Catherine Monte, chief knowledge officer of Fox Rothschild, and Kimberly Stein, national manager for Enterprise Content Management Solutions at Thomson Reuters, to discuss their white paper, published by ILTA, that explores how firms benefit from leveraging big data through knowledge management tools. You can listen to that podcast here.

On a related note, Legal Executive Institute also shared a white paper on how law firms and corporations have embraced cloud technology to share and store data troves while managing security and compliance concerns.

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