Managing Record Retention and Disposition

It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.

—Oscar Wilde

Preserving records leads to the need for a content disposition strategy. How do you get away from exponentially collecting more and more content over time? With properly designed retention policies, SharePoint can manage the time you need to retain a piece of content, and then orchestrate its disposal. In this chapter, I provide guidance on planning the life cycle of your official records and how to design archival strategies. I also discuss how to identify your retention requirements and how to model ...

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