Why is Document Control so Painful?

Every company submitting documents to an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) partner faces the same problems: large volumes of manual work, coupled with complex (or unclear) expectations and procedures. This often leads to time-consuming rework,...

What Came First?

Do more experienced document controllers demand more sophisticated systems, or are these skilled people gravitating to companies that already have better tools in place? So, what came first? The chicken or the egg? Some interesting stats from our document control...

How Many Does It Take?

No, this is not a take-off on the old “how many engineers does it take to change a light bulb” but rather how do we determine how many Document Controllers it takes to staff a project. In some senses, this question does not have an empirical answer but it is common to...

Cloud Computing Update for 2020

Back in November, we spoke about cloud computing trends for 2020. One high level takeaway from this post was that 83% of enterprise workloads are expected to be in the cloud in 2020. Hosted cloud-based applications like DocBoss offer many benefits including greater...