Enterprise Content Management (ECM): The Unstructured Part

  • Anja van der LansEmail author
Part of the Management for Professionals book series (MANAGPROF, volume 2)


This chapter on enterprise content management (ECM) explains the meaning of this concept and describes the types of ECM solutions and the forms in which the information lifecycle occurs in these solutions. It also looks at how the enterprise information management (EIM) maturity model is used in ECM.


Content Management Record Management Document Management Collaboration Tool Really Simple Syndication 
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© Incentro 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advisory Services, IncentroDe MeernThe Netherlands

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