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Did your documents get wet? LA Flood Clean-up

Mindy Rathe
October 15, 2016
Another terrible storm has crossed our paths in Southern Louisiana for 2016. We have some experience and expertise in dealing with these types of disasters.
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What do we do? Our Commercial Document Scanning Process

Mindy Rathe
August 8, 2016
The Windward Group has over 250 years of experience scanning documents for organizations in New Orleans, Metairie, Baton Rouge, and courts throughout Mississippi and Louisiana.
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Louisiana Parish Document Scanning & Management

Mindy Rathe
December 25, 2015
Parishes need to offer a high level of constituent service, so having to do "more with less" is the rule. So then, what's the best way to manage all of these documents and records coming in as well as legacy documents stored in vaults, basements, sheds, and chicken coops?
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GRIDS, Inc. Has Been Acquired

Mindy Rathe
June 25, 2015
Benny Garrard, President of GRIDS, Inc., announced today that GRIDS, Inc. has been acquired by Grids InformationTechnologies, LLC. GRIDS Inc., founded in the early 90s, is a Lafayette based company that over the years has helped Louisiana Clerks of Court and other Courthouse officials maintain state-of-the-art software used to manage courthouse information systems including land records, criminal & civil case dockets, and elections information.
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Paper Document Estimator

Mindy Rathe
March 22, 2015
If you're thinking about scanning your documents and/or sending them to off-site storage, it's useful to quickly estimate how many documents you actually have without having to leaf through them all – this is how you will be charged.
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HR Use Case for School Districts: Document Scanning & Workflow

Mindy Rathe
January 26, 2015
Many school districts have reclaimed space, achieved instant document retrieval and ensure FERPA, FOIA and HIPAA compliance by scanning student records into document management software like EMC ApplicationXtender.
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Choice Partners and The Windward Group: Big Win for Government Entities

Mindy Rathe
November 17, 2014
The Windward Group was recently awarded a legal contract from Choice Partners to offer digital imaging, archiving and document management technologies. Based in Houston, Texas, Choice Partners offers legal procurement and contract solutions to meet government requirements. This contract allows over 900 Choice Partner members to procure products and services without the classic bidding protocol that a government entity typically goes through during the procurement process.
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Application Modernization

Mindy Rathe
October 20, 2014
One of the latest buzzwords relating to electronic content management (ECM) is "application modernization." What is it and why should you care?
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How to Enable Big Data Analytics for Medical Research with Structured & Unstructured Archival for EMR

Mindy Rathe
September 22, 2014
EMR systems like Epic have revolutionized the way medical information is captured and accessed by healthcare professionals, but there's a big problem: data is often purged from production EMR systems to maintain optimal efficiency of expensive Tier-1 storage.
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Order Processing Case Study: Furniture Manufacturer

Mindy Rathe
June 30, 2014
With eight manufacturing facilities and 1,250 people employed worldwide including five overseas offices, the country's largest family-owned furniture company reached a tipping point with order processing and turned to The Windward Group for a solution.
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