Tag: Data management

News and information from the Advent IM team.

It’s Time to Purge your Data this #Halloween

  • by Olivia Lawlor-Blackburn
  • General

  While we do not recommend you ‘purge’ your data only once a year, we do recommend you continuously free your systems of data that is no longer fit for purpose. Your organisation will hold masses of data and hopefully, you are already aware that you only retain and keep what is needed. Customer information, […]

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Records deleted from the Police National Computer – What went wrong?

The ‘technical issue’ saw fingerprints, DNA and arrest histories wiped after being flagged for deletion. The data was deleted from the Police National Computer – the system that stores criminal records information across the UK and is accessed by front line officers who need real time access for checks on people, crimes, vehicles and whether […]

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