The legal industry is now focusing more on changes in Information Technology. IT changes, or not keeping up with IT changes, can create risks for their clients and their practice. Case Management Software, document management, email encryption, time tracking, billing contacts, case calendars and more have created an even greater reliance on IT infrastructure security, performance, and reliability.
Document collaboration, video conferencing and mobile devices are making IT security surface as a critical business problem. However, with all of these demands on IT, fewer than 60% of legal firms have a “formal” IT budget and 25% of legal firms still have no IT security policies.
Posted on the Lexus/Nexus Business of Law Blog, the Top Technology Trends in the Legal Industry are described. Based on our knowledge of providing IT infrastructure, hosting, management and support services to our legal clients, here are some of those trends which we feel have come to fruition and will continue to mature.
IT as a Service (ITaaS) is the new direction that is transforming how legal firms view their IT infrastructure, IT operations, and IT staff. ITaaS represents a holistic approach to the acquisition, deployment, and operation of IT environments. It is a better way to meet business and customer demands:
IT as a Service offers:
Information based on blog post: http://businessoflawblog.com/2014/12/predictions-legal-2015/
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